Science Excellence: Newport High School student Advay Mengle, of Bellevue, was one of 300 semifinalists in the 2005 Intel Science Talent Search recently, for his project "Trainable...

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Science Excellence:

Newport High School student Advay Mengle, of Bellevue, was one of 300 semifinalists in the 2005 Intel Science Talent Search recently, for his project “Trainable News Broadcast Boundary Identification Using Feature Density.” Each semifinalist receives $1,000, and his or her school also receives $1,000 to enhance math and science programs. From the 300 semifinalists, 40 will be chosen to participate in the final judging at the Science Talent Institute in Washington, D.C., in March.


Citizen of the Year:

Woodinville Police Chief Kent Baxter was named Citizen of the Year by the Greater Woodinville Chamber of Commerce for his outstanding contributions to the community.


Compiled by Angie Ma

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