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Federal Way Police Department achieves national accreditation | Guest columnist

Andy Hwang The Federal Way Police Department's dedication to protecting our community includes the commitment to holding ourselves accountable to the highest professional standards and continually working to improve our department. Our national accreditation is an important, visible element of that

FEDERALWAYMIRROR.COM - 2017-11-24 14:30:00

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week: Carter Berry

Federal Way High School's Carter Berry, boys golf, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 24. Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school? A: Chemistry Q: What other activities/hobbies do you participate in? A: Baseball, golf, video games Q: Person who has help

FEDERALWAYMIRROR.COM - 2017-11-24 14:30:00

Following their dreams: Decatur grad, wife quit jobs, sell possessions to travel the world

Earlier this year, Alex and Liana Borishkevich decided to take a risk to follow their dreams. The couple decided to sell their house, cars and furniture and quit their jobs to travel the world full time. "It is one of those things you always talk about," Alex Borishkevich, a 2005 Decatur graduate, s

FEDERALWAYMIRROR.COM - 2017-11-24 13:30:00

Car plows into Federal Way house, hits sleeping woman

A woman was lucky to be alive Friday morning after a car drove into her Federal Way bedroom. A female driver hit a tree and drove through a fence before crashing into the home, hitting the woman sleeping inside just before 3 a.m. There were two women and a 2-year-old child in the car at the time.

KING-5 - 2017-11-24 16:33:32

No major injuries after car slams into Federal Way house

A woman relaxing in her bed in Federal Way early Friday morning dodged serious injury when a car crashed through the wall next to her. At about 3:30 a.m., South King Fire and Rescue reported a car with two adult women and a 2-year-old child inside hit a couple of trees before crushing the side of a

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2017-11-24 07:51:23

Car plows into bedroom of house in Federal Way

A car plowed into the bedroom of a house in Federal Way, injuring three people, according to information from fire officials. The car left the road early Friday and smashed into the home in the 900 block of 319th Place SW, according to tweets from South King Fire and Rescue. Fire officials say three

NWJOBS - 2017-11-24 14:35:05

Several injuries reported after car crashes into a Federal Way house

He says he robbed a bank to save his daughter. In court he asks for mercy David Henry Curry says he robbed a bank in Tacoma to fund his efforts to recover his daughter who had been abducted to Indonesia. He asked Judge Edmund Murphy for leniency in sentencing. Local Will Hilltop change with ar

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

No home for the homeless? | Inside Politics

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of the year for those of us with homes, fireplaces, food and a bed to sleep in. Not everyone is so lucky. The first sprinkling of snow and temperatures in the 30s remind us that winter is coming, and we still have many homeless people sleeping outside. Many are there

FEDERALWAYMIRROR.COM - 2017-11-23 13:35:00

Thanksgiving meals for Valley shut-ins returns

SAYRE -- After being forced to cancel last year due to a fire in the Sayre Elks Lodge kitchen, the police associations of Waverly and Athens Township brought back a long-standing Thanksgiving tradition to the Valley. Approximately 310 traditional Turkey Day meals -- complete with stuffing and pies -

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 09:30:00

Crash snarls traffic on 17E, Route 434 in Tioga County

(WBNG) -- A crash has closed down a section of Route 17 eastbound in Tioga County, according to the New York State Department of Transportation. The NYSDOT reports the crash happened around 2:30 p.m. in Apalachin. Officials say all eastbound traffic is being diverted onto Route 434 at Exit 65 (Oweg

WBNG-TV - 2017-11-24 23:18:00

TCNN meeting to focus on positive youth development

OWEGO - The Tioga County Non-Profit Network will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 29 from noon-1:30 p.m. at the Parkview, Front Street, Owego. All nonprofit leaders who serve Tioga County, N.Y., are welcome to attend. TCNN helps nonprofit leaders get to know each other and build a strong network that will he

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 09:30:00

Colleges, high schools use "Hamilton" to enhance teaching

CHICAGO (AP) - Tickets for the blockbuster musical "Hamilton" may be hard to come by in several cities, but not for freshman at Northwestern University. The school in Evanston, Illinois, has given more 2,000 incoming students tickets to Chicago performances of "Hamilton: An American Musical." It is

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 17:44:16

Jim Carrey film may have been too risky

Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond - Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton, directed by Chris Smith, on Netflix. In 1999, Jim Carrey played the legendary comedian and put-on artist Andy Kaufman in a biopic directed by Milos Forman. The film was called Man on the Moon, n

ITHACA.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Is it time for Cornell to reconsider fraternities?

Hundreds of Cornell students attended Slope Day festivities on Thursday to celebrate the end of the school year. The last day of classes was Wednesday. Wochit The Greek system is well entrenched at Cornell University, and with good reason. In Andrew D. White's plan of organization for the new insti

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-24 15:27:04

The Amish Cook: Hot-from-the-oven breadsticks

As I write this, I am holding our dear foster son, Jesse, who is just over a month old. Only this time, I am not in the comfort of our rocker in our living room. Instead, I'm in the hospital with this handsome little boy who, unfortunately, has respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). When I took him to t

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 09:30:00

Area churches will present Christmas cantata

The Christmas season will soon be underway and with it comes an invitation to be our special guest for "Oh Little Town of Bethlehem," a choral presentation arranged by Russell Mauldin, and performed under the direction of Rob Wuethrich, taking place Dec. 1 and 2. The first of two performances will b

MORNING TIMES - 2017-11-24 09:30:00

CPK to hold fundraiser for LAPD officer whose 2 sons were killed in Carson

California Pizza Kitchen restaurants across Southern California will hold a fundraiser Monday and Tuesday to support a Los Angeles Police Department officer whose two sons were killed in a crash in Carson. The restaurants, in conjunction with the Pacific Area Boosters Association, will donate 20 per

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-24 15:54:04

Pet of the Week: Sammy is ready for adoption in Carson

Sammy is available for adoption at the Carson animal shelter. Photo by Robert Casillas, Daily Breeze/SCNG Sammy, a 1-year-old Doberman and Rottweiler mix, is available for immediate adoption at the Carson animal shelter, 216 Victoria St. Call 310-523-9566 and ask for ticket No. A5130897. Last week's

DAILY BREEZE - 2017-11-23 00:47:31

Thanksgiving heat wave brings record-setting temperatures across L.A.

Al Sabo lingered in the shade, clutching a bag of pomegranates he'd just bought from the Pershing Square Farmers Market. It was before noon and already 90 degrees. The sun bore down from a cloudless blue sky, and there was nary a breeze in downtown Los Angeles, where tank tops and sandals reigned. "

LA TIMES - 2017-11-22 22:45:00

Weekend events: Tours, fairs, holiday fun and more things to do in the South Bay Nov. 24-26

Saturday business: Support Small Businesses during Small Business Saturday. Join Pages Bookstore for refreshments, book signings and special guest appearances throughout the day. Many retailers in the Manhattan Beach community will also be participating in the holiday shopping event. 10: 30 a.m. Sat

DAILY BREEZE - 2017-11-24 19:49:17