How to Celebrate Prince Hall Memorial Day: The Littleton Memorial Hall

It was an incredible time in Littleton.In September 2017, as a memorial to Prince, we celebrated a birthday that many others would have celebrated on a different day.But for some, it was an unforgettable moment, one that could not be captured in a tweet.And while some are thankful that the day has passed, others are …

When Prince Hall was a hospital: The life and times of William Bratton

In February 1947, when William Brinton Jr. was a little boy in New York City, he was struck down with pneumonia.He died four days later.William Brington Sr. was in his 60s.William Jr. had died just months before, and he was the eldest child in a family of five, with four older siblings.In an interview with …