Holiday Wishes

My Brothers, As Americans, we are now preparing to celebrate the Thanksgiving Holiday Season. It is also a time when we start looking towards Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, the New Year and other celebrations. While we prepare to enjoy our time with family and friends,...

A Brother brought home…

Brother John Rowland “Jack” Busch was Initiated into Master Builder Lodge #911 (now Ken-Ton #1186) on January 15th, 1942 and raised to the Degree or Master Mason in March 1942. In August 1942 he enlisted in the US Army Air Corps. Bro. Busch was Killed in Action on...

2019 Veteran’s Day Message

The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.  – Brother Douglas MacArthur My Brothers, Monday is Veterans Day. A day that will have parades, some will place flags at the resting...

Police Square Club 100th Year Anniversary

The Police Square Club is celebrating their 100th Year Anniversary Dinner Dance at Marina Del Rey located at 1 Marine Drive, Bronx, NY 10465. We look forward to seeing everyone—join us as we celebrate this milestone of Masonic Tradition. It is $125 per person, formal...

Labor Day Message

My Brothers, As the Labor Day Weekend approaches, let us remember it is an annual national tribute to the contribution’s workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. We as masons and our families are integral in our country’s success....

Teena Davern Day at the MCC

We had a wonderful afternoon of accolades for one of our employees that all of you know if you have ever visited your MCC. Teena Davern works in our food services department and she is involved with nearly every event on the campus that includes Masons. Teena was...

200-Year Temple Redidcation

The Aurora Masonic Center and Scipio Lodge No. 110, at 325 Main Street, Aurora, New York, proclaim: On August 18, 1819 Dewitt Clinton laid the cornerstone of the Chapter Hall in Aurora in due Masonic form. On Sunday, August 18, 2019 we will celebrate and re-dedicate...

4th of July Address

My Brothers, The summer has arrived, and Independence Day, July 4th will soon be upon us. For those who know me, it is obvious of how I feel about patriotism and our veterans. The words of Sgt. and Brother Hoover at our Annual Communication are still felt by all who...

St. John’s Day Address 2019

{Address to the District Deputy Grand Masters, Grand Lodge Staff Officers and Assistant Grand Lecturers for the year 2019 through 2020 in the Daniel D. Tompkins Memorial Chapel on the Campus of the Masonic Care Community in Utica, New York.} Right Worshipful Deputy...