Mary Bashara will have a difficult time topping what was her first trip to New York City. Mary and her daughters, Lauren and Meagan, journeyed to the city in late June to catch some shows (It was Lauren’s first trip but Meagan had visited with the Meistersingers, Midway High School’s award-winning choir).
Waco has gotten hip with visitors streaming in to shop, dine and tour various landmarks. But how many folks, even current residents, know the fascinating history of the city? A new documentary, “What About Waco,” will explore well-known topics from a new light.The documentary will premiere July 6 and 7 at the Masonic Grand Lodge of Texas at 715 Columbus Ave. A reception with cash bar will begin at 6 p.m. with seating beginning at 7:15 p.m.
With its origin in China, dragon boating is a sport that’s been around for more than 2,300 years. In June a new nonprofit agency will bring the sport to Waco. The Battle on the Brazos Dragon Boat Festival will take place June 17 on the river between I-35 and McLane Stadium. All proceeds from the event will benefit Enrich Seniors.Dragon boat racing has been adapted from its traditional beginnings into the sport it is today.
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".