Anyone who recycles cardboard at the Transfer Station knows that it is stored, not in a bin, but on the cement. Occasionally, other items are dropped off on top of the cardboard. This is not, generally, best practice as the separation of cardboard "helps with sorting down the road." Now, cardboard and other recyclables, including glass, go in the same container for the trip down the mountain, but "garbage should NEVER go on cardboard."
Have you cleaned out your closets? Evaluated your electronics (and stripped them of personal information? Boxed your papers to be shredded? Checked the garage for outdated paint products? Then we'll see you tomorrow at Presbyterian Church of the Rockies! Bright and Early, at 7 a.m., only volunteers will be on the property, setting up cones and signs to identify clear traffic paths.
October is a busy month for the League of Women Voters: Oct. 9 is the Hospital Board Forum, Oct. 16 is the School Board Forum and ballot questions for both School and County, Oct. 21 is Estes Recycles Day and Oct. 25 is the Program on Climate Change. Each year, the LWV & Community Recycling Committee presents the Jim Martinsen Award to someone who goes above and beyond to improve the recycling options in the Estes Valley. This year, JoAnn Batey earned the distinction for the glass recycling bins.
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 Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
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, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
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".