The feast of St. Patrick is soon upon us. For some, it means a rowdy, beer-soaked celebration at the local pub. For the devout, it might include attending mass or service on March 17 — the date of the death of Ireland’s patron saint, who is generally regarded as having introduced Christianity to Ireland. Many plan to enjoy the Ventura Elks Lodge’s annual parade in downtown Ventura with the theme “Ventura Strong” this year.
A number of people I know who have lived in Ojai for years, and even decades, have never eaten at the Soule Park Bar and Grill. This under-the-radar, reasonably priced spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week has the best views in town. Yes, there’s a full bar — the first question asked of me by an Ojai couple who even have views of the Soule Park golf course, where this restaurant is located, from their living room.
The Net Charter High School in New Orleans canceled classes on Wednesday after someone posted an anonymous threat against the school on the social media app Instagram. Elizabeth Ostberg, the Net's executive director, said the school — which has campuses in Central City and Gentilly — was asking parents to come pick up students while police investigate. She added that there was no reason to believe any member of the school's community was in imminent danger.
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".