Extra! Extra! Read All About It! HCRJ Bingo is back on Zoom on Tuesday, March 9 at 6:30pm!
5 bingo games, prizes, fun and more. The theme is newspapers! Watch a video on how newspapers are made, learn all about our hometown Jewish newspaper, the Jewish Herald-Voice, and meet a writer for the Houston Chronicle!
Please contact Justin at 713-782-4162 or Justin@hcrj.org to receive your bingo cards to play!
Did you know?
Publick Occurrences Both Forreign and Domestick was the first multi-page newspaper published in the Americas. The first edition was published on September 25, 1690 in Boston. No second edition was printed because the paper was shut down by the Colonial government on September 29, 1690.
The top three selling newspapers in the United States are the USA Today, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.
20% of U.S. news readers pay to access online editions of their favorite newspapers.
Consumers find newspapers to be more believable and trustworthy (26 percent) and look forward to newspaper advertising (22 percent) more than sources like the internet, TV, radio, catalogs, magazines and mail.