Tag: pittsburgh

The Steelers lose Roethlisberger this season

Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Beall, Wikipedia Ben Roethlisberger, starting quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers since 2004, will be out of play for the remainder of the season due to an elbow injury. Last Sunday, Roethlisberger suffered a right elbow injury during a hard throw on the field. An MRI was […]

Ramapo professor displays photography in exhibit

Photo courtesy of Robbie Bulilan Professor Warner Wada’s one-person exhibit of black and white photography, featuring 1970s-era Pittsburgh and present-day New York City from as recent as 2018, is on display in the Pascal Gallery of the Berrie Center. Photographs from the exhibition titled “Warner Wada’s Photographs: Pittsburgh 1975-77, New […]

Tree of Life victims honored in candlelight vigil

Photo by Scott Yunker A candle-lighting vigil commemorating the 11 victims of the recent massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh was held in front of the Arch at the center of campus on Monday afternoon. Mahwah Mayor William Laforet, President Mercer and […]

Jewish people want to worship in peace

Photo courtesy of CTO Henry, Wikipedia Judaism: A religion, a culture, a way of life. Shooting: A way to end a life. When people ask what Judaism means to me, I answer, “It is my religion, culture, way of life and most importantly, a way to express myself.” The First […]

Steelers’ Owner Dan Rooney, 84, Passes Away

Photo courtesy of Wikipedia Pittsburgh Steelers’ legendary owner, Dan Rooney, died last week at the age of 84. Rooney was the son of Art Rooney, who founded the Steelers in 1933. He was born on July 20, 1932 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Kathleen and Art Rooney. Rooney’s childhood consisted of […]