Archive - Aug 20, 2003 - Story

Crossbows and "Samurai Swords" to be Banned in Victoria, Australia

The Age: The State Government of Victoria, Australia, has announced a ban on crossbows and "samurai swords."

Woodcuts Exhibit Opens at Cleveland Museum of Art

"Against the Grain: Woodcuts from the Collection" will run at the Cleveland Museum of Art from August 17 through November 9.

Taking a Look at the SCA

Detroit Free Press: In an article about a Sunday fighter practice in Warren, Michigan (USA), Detroit Free Press staff writer Melissa Sanchez takes a look at SCA life.

Tent Damage Reported from Pennsic Fireworks Due to Freak Winds

A freak gust of upper-level wind drove embers from the Pennsic fireworks display eastward into a camping area, damaging several tents.