A former American Idol contestant and former Omaha resident will perform here Saturday at a benefit concert.
Tim Halperin will be at his alma mater, Westside High School, for a show, with proceeds going toward pancreatic cancer research at the Eppley Cancer Center, the Nebraska Medical Center said.
Halperin, 24, was a semifinalist in the show's 10th season, which aired in 2011.
Also performing will be health advocate and event sponsor Karen Sokolof Javitch.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at JMRProductions.com, by calling (402) 393-3893 or at the door.
— Roseann Moring