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Riding away the stigma of mental illness

Starting July 15, Danielle Berman will cycle from Vancouver to Hamilton to support mental health awareness.

Dennis Nash

Wendy Schneider
Hamilton Jewish News
July, 2008


Dennis Nash is one of those lucky individuals who feel passionately about his work. Nash, a high school teacher who specializes in teaching the deaf and hard of hearing, has dedicated the last several years of his life to teaching the Holocau…

Ian Jones

Wendy Schneider
Hamilton Jewish News
September 2013


For 12 years recently retired Milton District High School principal Ian Jones was a man with a mission.  A recipient of the Halton District School Board Award of Excellence, the city of Milton's Citizen of the Year Award and voted one of…

Albert Snow

Wendy Schneider
The Hamilton Jewish News

Hair salon owner Albert Snow was out of town when two of his long-time clients passed away. The news hit him hard.  He had known the women — both members of the Jewish community— for decades and felt their loss deeply, but when your business is …

Choosing Hamilton

Wendy Schneider
Hamilton Jewish News
November 2010

Melinda and Sari Richter


Melinda Richter never could have imagined that at the age of 28,  she would be moving back to Hamilton and actually be excited about it. Her story, up to this point, was not atypical:  Suburban (she grew up in A…