UNIVERSITY CITY, MO. - One woman was moved to action after seeing her University City community vandalized on TV. Anne Worcester watched the news coverage as people started breaking windows in the Loop Saturday night. She was at home at the time, but decided she wanted to help. She grabbed the Black Lives Matter sign she keeps in her front yard, as well as a broom, and headed to the Loop.
For many sick children, access to life-saving treatment simply depends on where they live. Francesca Mya Mathurin, who likes to go by her middle name “Mya,” traveled thousands of miles to St. Louis get treatment. “She kept complaining of tummy aches and I kept bringing her to her pediatrician,” explained Ania Eugene-Marc, the 9-year old’s mother. “She was on her way to school and she tripped and fell.
One street in north St. Louis is getting a facelift and honoring community members at the same time. Visitors to Page Boulevard will notice portraits have replaced many pieces of plywood on the doors and windows of vacant buildings. The portraits feature African American men and women from St. Louis that have found success and fame while also helping their community. “Our community, especially our youth, need to see positive images.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".