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…

Avi and Baila Vaturi

The cast: Avi (33), Baila (31), Esmeralda (9), Moshe (7), Rachel (2) and Yonah (2)


In Hamilton:
The Vaturis moved to Hamilton in Sept. 2012 from London, Ontario. Originally from Toronto, the Vaturis lived in London for three years while Avi was attending law school at Western University…

Eric and Jodie Waxman

The cast: 

Eric (39), Jodie 40), Madelyn (10), Emma (8) and Olivia (5 ).

The Home: 
an attractive home on a quiet street in Dundas.

In Hamilton:
Both Eric and Jodie grew up in the Hamilton area. They met through mutual friends while studying at different universities and dated for nin…