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Warhol Soup Fundraiser Tonight for Typhoon Ketsana Victims at Bar Saints and Sinners

Warhol Soup Fundraiser Tonight for Typhoon Ketsana Victims at Bar Saints and Sinners

Posted on 08. Oct, 2009

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Filipino-American funky pop/rock band Warhol Soup is making an effort to aid the victims of typhoon Ketsana that recently brought up to 20-feet deep floods, 248 deaths, $100,000,000 in damages to their homeland of the Philippines. The September 26th typhoon brought 455mm rainfall in 24 hours, compared to hurricane Katrina’s rainfall of 310mm. The fundraiser gig will take place TONIGHT (October 9th) at their new regular gig at Bar Saints and Sinners in Hoboken. They will be donating all the money they make from their cut at the door tonight and from t-shirt sales to their charity. Continue reading for event details!

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Best Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots: Legal Beans

Best Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots: Legal Beans

Posted on 02. Jul, 2009

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Whether you’re a Hoboken workhorse in need of a relaxing place to catch up on work or just need an intimate laid back setting to catch up with friends, I highly recommend Legal Beans. Right off of Garden Street, this cozy and intimate little coffee shop is a popular choice among locals, often busy during weekday and weekend lunch hours. Stroll pass this cafe and get a wafting smell of premium coffee beans and delicious baked goods and sandwiches. Enjoy the ambiance of an antique homey cafe and spacious outdoor seating while you surf the web for free and munch on their menu of indulgence.

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Best Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots: Ganache Café

Best Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots: Ganache Café

Posted on 19. May, 2009

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For all of you Hobokenites that live uptown and need to escape your home to tackle that crazy workload, you benefit with having Ganache Cafe on your side of town. Unfortunately, I don’t live uptown, but that doesn’t stop me from stopping by once in a while to relax and focus. I like to think of Ganache as a second home with a cozy working environment and a super-friendly staff to satisfy your needs of delicious coffee to keep you awake and an awesome menu of brain food to keep me thinking. If you’re usually guilty of having the work munchies, there’s no doubt that this cafe has you taken care of!

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Mission #4: Best Wi-Fi Hot Spots

Mission #4: Best Wi-Fi Hot Spots

Posted on 15. May, 2009

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You’re tired of working from home because your kids are running around shooting water guns at you and your dog is constantly begging you for treats. Or you just need to take a break from that same ol’ office cubicle to spark that next big idea. I feel ya! And that is why I’ve decided to start another Hoboken Guy mission to find every free wi-fi hotspot in Hoboken.

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How to Avoid Dog Poop on Hoboken Sidewalks

How to Avoid Dog Poop on Hoboken Sidewalks

Posted on 12. Mar, 2009

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As I stroll down east of Hoboken to begin my morning commute, I’m usually greeted by nuggets of dog feces in all different colors, shapes and sizes, either nestled on the once poop-free pavement or camouflaged on the green grass. At first, it didn’t bother me as much. Then it had to happen. I noticed a faint smell of dog poop, looked down and realized my sneaker soles were covered with doo doo.

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