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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 of Hoboken Summer Events 2009

Best of Hoboken Summer Events 2009

Posted on 25. May, 2009

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Summer in Hoboken is my favorite time of the year. It’s that time where more residents are outside enjoying the outdoor restaurant and bar settings, children are playing in the parks and most of all, the city offers tons of free outdoor cultural and recreational events. From outdoor movies and theatrical performance to family fun nights and a Sinatra impersonation contest, Hoboken residents will have a great variety of local activities to keep them entertained.

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Hoboken Memorial Day Parade 2009

Hoboken Memorial Day Parade 2009

Posted on 20. May, 2009

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Memorial Day has always been a day of meditation for me. Although I haven’t lost anyone important in the line of duty, I did have a grandfather who once served in the U.S. Navy in World War II, as well as a few close friends that are currently fighting in Iraq. I can’t even imagine what it would feel to lose someone important, but as we’ve all seen, many people have experienced loss. I was honored to attend this year’s Hoboken Memorial Day Parade, as I got a glimpse of those who have fought for us and remembering the fallen soldiers who have died for our nation’s service. To all those that have fought for our country, I raise our flag to you. Here’s a glimpse of this year’s parade.

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