Monday, June 24, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Honorees stand for a photo during Eureka Lodge’s first annual Juneteenth commemoration on June 19. | Submitted photo
On June 19, members of Eureka Lodge #64, an Illinois affiliate of the Prince Hall Masons — the world’s oldest and largest group of masons of African origin — held their first annual Juneteenth commemoration at the Best Western Plus Chicago hotel in Hillside.
Tyreese Stafford, who heads up the lodge (his formal title is Worshipful Master), took the lead in organizing the event.Continue reading “Carol Moseley-Braun Anchors Eureka Lodge’s Juneteenth Honors”