Arts, Culture & Travel

Chanukah traditions

The Hamilton Jewish News asked some community members what special traditions or Chanukah memories they hold dear.

On being a Jewish writer

In early August, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ellen Jaffe, a well-regarded member of the Hamilton arts community, just prior to her move to Toronto.

Ner Tamid

Daniella Mikanovsky, a second year student at McMaster University, recited her poem, "Ner Tamid" at the multi-faith vigil held at Temple Anshe Sholom on October 30 to honour the victims of the Pittsburgh massacre.

My Israel experience

Local teen Hannah Byrne-Wolfson on what she learned in Israel last summer.

Holocaust exhibit at Waterdown High School

Students in Mr. Flossman's Grade 11 genocide history class at Waterdown High School have done it again: they have put together remarkable, museum-worthy exhibits focusing this year on the Holocaust and Holocaust denial and the Japanese internment in Canada.