Datebook: July 12 - Milton Berle Turns 105

Jul 12, 2013

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Some called him "Uncle Miltie" others called him "Mr. Television." In the credits, his name was Milton Berle, host of NBC's Texaco Star Theater, and one of the first major American TV stars. He was a fixture of charity benefits, and guest appearances on SNL, on which he was later banned. Oh, that's funny!

It’s Friday, July 12

Bikes on Broadway is this Sunday in Paducah. The free event closes a stretch of Broadway to vehicles from 1-4PM, allowing participants to bring bicycles, skates, scooters, tricycles, strollers, running shoes, or walking shoes for an afternoon of safe fun. For more information, visit

The Homeplace at Land Between the Lakes hosts a program on 1850s Indoor Entertainment Saturday afternoon at 1. Learn about popular indoor and outdoor games played in the mid 19th century. The program is free with admission to the Homeplace. See other upcoming Land Between the Lakes events at

Court Appointed Special Advocates seeks volunteer advocates from the Murray-Calloway County area. Volunteers with the non-profit organization advocate for the timely and safe placement of abused and neglected children. Training is provided. To find out more about the application process, call (270) 761-0164.

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