Jewish Journal

Sonja Hyams

  • Getting Married? Get ‘Creative’

    December 9, 2004 | 7:00 pm


    "The Creative Jewish Wedding Book, a Hands-On Guide to New & Old Traditions, Ceremonies & Celebrations" by Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer (Jewish Lights Publishing, $19.99).

    Synagogue or sailboat? Bride and groom or same sex? Orthodox or interfaith?

    Whatever your leanings, if you want a...

  • Even Bullies Go to Summer Camp

    November 29, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    Directors at three of California's Jewish sleep-over camps describe them as nurturing environments where every child is made to feel safe and part of a caring community. Campers, they say, generally meet the high expectations for mensch-like behavior.

    But despite everyone's best...