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Haverstraw holds benefit concert for Sandy victims

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from Patricia Zippelli of West Haverstraw during a benefit concert at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. The proceeds from the event will be donated to Stony Point to help victims of Hurricane Sandy. (Nov. 18, 2012) Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Dozens of people flocked to the Haverstraw Community Center on Sunday for a concert whose proceeds will benefit superstorm Sandy victims, namely those in Stony Point. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from Patricia Zippelli of West Haverstraw during a benefit concert at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. The proceeds from the event will be donated to Stony Point to help victims of Hurricane Sandy. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Duo Kara -- Omar Brisita of New York
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Duo Kara -- Omar Brisita of New York City and Alex Almanzar of East Orange, N.J. -- performs Sunday during a benefit concert for hurricane victims at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw sings during a benefit
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw sings during a benefit concert for Stony Point hurricane victims Sunday at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

The group Ammi sings during a benefit concert
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

The group Ammi sings during a benefit concert for hurricane victims Sunday in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

An audience member closes his eyes as he
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

An audience member closes his eyes as he listens to a singer during a benefit concert for hurricane victims Sunday at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Marlene Quintero of Manhattan sings during a benefit
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Marlene Quintero of Manhattan sings during a benefit concert for hurricane victims Sunday at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Omar Brisita of New York City, one-half of
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Omar Brisita of New York City, one-half of the musical act Duo Kara, listens to a performance Sunday during a benefit concert for hurricane victims at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. Duo Karo performed later in the concert. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Sandy Siceron, Sunible Siceron and Kenia Reyes, members
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Sandy Siceron, Sunible Siceron and Kenia Reyes, members of the singing group Ammi, sing Sunday during a benefit concert for hurricane victims at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. (Nov. 18, 2012)

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from
Photo Credit: Caylena Cahill

Christian Recinos of Haverstraw collects a donation from Hannah Murphy, 13, of Monroe, during a benefit concert at the Haverstraw Community Center in Haverstraw. The proceeds from the event will be donated to Stony Point to help victims of superstorm Sandy. (Nov. 18, 2012)

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