We the Kings to perform in Palmetto
PALMETTO -- Bradenton's We the Kings have announced the date for the band's eighth annual Hometown Christmas Show.
It's set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at the Hall, 330 10th St E., Palmetto.
General-admission tickets are $10. But for $50, you can get a premium ticket that grants you early admission and a meet-and-greet with the band.
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The pop-rock band has been a fixture on the national rock and alternative charts since its 1997 debut album and its breakout single "Check Yes, Juliet." That song went platinum, meaning a million sold, and its 2012 single "Say You Like Me" went gold (500,000 sold).
The band's latest album is "Stripped' and it is touring Florida with acoustic shows in support of the album.
As part of the tour, We the Kings will perform Saturday at the Local 662, 662 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.
Tickets for the Dec. 27 hometown show are available at showclix.com. Tickets for Saturday's show in St. Petersburg are available at daddykooltickets.com and are $23.75. Doors open at 7 p.m.
Tax regulations will be discussed at seminar
BRADENTON -- New federal tax regulations will be discussed at a seminar sponsored by American Legion Kirby Stewart Post 24, 2000 75th St. W., Bradenton, at 2 p.m. Jan. 5,
Tax preparers representing H&R Block will discuss tax implications of the Affordable Care Act (ACT), Richard Alvarez, Post 24 commander, said.
The seminar is free and is open to the public.
Additional topics will include healthcare-insurance reform, new tax rates, Medicare surtax on investment income, self-employment income, deduction phase-outs and other changes.
Information on free, reserved seating: 941-794-3489 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LECOM sets free denture screenings Wednesday
LAKEWOOD RANCH -- The LECOM School of Dental Medicine is offering free screenings for denture patients from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 4800 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
Those interested may park at the Patient Clinic entrance (North side of the building) at the LECOM School of Dental Medicine and check-in at the Kavo-Kerr dental office.
No appointment is necessary. Patients will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
-- Herald staff reports