Our Time Press
TypeWeekly newspaper
Owner(s)DBG Media
Founder(s)David Mark Greaves and Bernice Elizabeth Green
FoundedFebruary 1996; 25 years ago (1996-02)
LanguageEnglish
CityBrooklyn, New York
CountryUnited States
Websitewww.ourtimepress.com

Our Time Press began publishing in February 1996.

Our Time Press was co-founded by David Mark Greaves and Bernice Elizabeth Green and owned by DBG Media, publishers of Our Time Press, Inc. a privately held company.[1] The newspaper has a circulation of about 20,000 copies.[2][3]

It was founded by David Greaves in 1996. He described it as, "an African-American paper. We speak from an African-American perspective, or at least try to…" The focus is on downtown Brooklyn through Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Bed-Stuy, Crown Heights, Flatbush, and Brownsville, though the subtitle is, "The Local Paper with the Global View."[4] It is the largest African-American owned and operated newspaper in Brooklyn.[5]

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References

  1. ^ "Dbg Media". manta. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Our Time Press". mondotimes. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Our Time Press Media Kit [pdf]". Our Time Press. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
  4. ^ Sen, Indrani. "Breaking Bread: David Greaves, Editor of Our Time Press". Voices of NY. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Our Time Press, the largest African-American owned and operated newspaper in Brooklyn, NY endorses Mayoral Candidate John Liu – the people's choice". UnityFirst.com. Retrieved 22 March 2016.