Archive - Mar 2005 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-31 16:20
Scottish nationalists are demanding the "repatriation" of the 12th century Lewis chessmen now held by the British Museum.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-31 10:45
Arizona teachers lobby for the teaching of Latin as a way to expose children to ancient culture, improve test scores and help kids get into college.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-31 07:44
The Queen's Prize Tournament A.S. XXXIX (2005) was held in the Barony of Three Rivers (Kingdom of Calontir). Photos of the entries of the A&S tourney are available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-30 16:24
The Sunni Waqf Board, a Muslim charitable organization that oversees Muslim graveyards, has laid claim to India's Taj Mahal.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-03-30 12:03
File this in the category of the strange and unusual: An Internet gamer from Shanghai, China, has allegedly murdered a competitor for selling a sword that existed only in the game to someone else for real money.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-03-30 11:14
"A Legacy of Lace: Selections from the Cone Collection" will be on display at the Baltimore Museum of Art through September 18, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-30 07:07
Lady Elizabeth Wren of Windhaven in Northshield photographed rapier activities at the recent Gulf War.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-29 19:05
Lord Kaspar von Helmenstedt & Eleyne de Comnocke (aka Nick and Clare Baldock) have announced the birth of their son Cameron Arthur Baldock on March 22, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-29 12:39
Finngall McKetterick, Herald for the Principality of the Summits, reports that Berek, inspired by Liesel, was victorious in the Principality's recent Coronet.
Submitted by chiara on Tue, 2005-03-29 09:45
HL Chiara has posted a nice photo album from Gulf Wars, with photos taken by her and by Maggie MacPherson.
Submitted by Katharine on Mon, 2005-03-28 16:12
Maestra Alex the Scribe brings us this recounting of the Baronial succession in the Barony of Ered Sul (modern-day Flagstaff, Arizona).
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-03-28 11:30
Arthur of Ballan Moor of Coeur d'Ennui in the Kingdom of Calontir has posted photos from Gulf War XIV.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-03-28 07:34
Students at a high school in Oakland, California, attended a performance of "The Rap Canterbury Tales" by Dirk "Baba" Brinkman, a "hip-hop Chaucer rapper."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-03-27 16:58
A new study shows a colleration between "difficult social periods" discussed in Viking sagas and unusually cold weather patterns.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-03-27 12:22
George le Breton has posted photos taken by himself and his lady Jen at the recent Gulf War XIV.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-03-27 09:25
On March 19, three new exhibits on Japanese and Near Eastern artwork opened at the Sackler & Freer Galleries of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-26 16:24
Research on lenses discovered at a Viking archaeological dig on the island of Gotland provides evidence that the Norse may have had sophisticated navigational instruments as early as the 11th century.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-26 12:23
In celebration of the Broadway premiere of Spamalot, Entertainment Weekly has posted a trivia quiz to determine which Monty Python character you most closely resemble.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-26 07:40
All Saints' Church in Beckingham, England has been saved thanks to community efforts which secured a grant from English Heritage.
Submitted by nicolaa on Fri, 2005-03-25 18:02
Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton, Penthathlon Coordinator for Ice Dragon 2005, reports on the results for this year's contest.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-03-25 16:10
The Great Falls Tribune reports from the Shire of Stan Wyrm, which will hold an event on the 26th.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-03-25 12:05
The new musical, based on Monty Python and the Holy Grail, has finally debuted on Broadway, to rave reviews.
Submitted by nicolaa on Fri, 2005-03-25 07:10
A new Yahoo! Groups discussion list has been started to investigate the issues surrounding the possible formation of a Canadian SCA Corporation.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-24 16:43
Looking for activities to liven up your Easter celebration? Consider Peep Jousting!
Submitted by Katharine on Thu, 2005-03-24 11:01
The Baron and Baroness of Sun Dragon, along with 24 others, celebrated the last court of Their Excellencies by donating their hair to help children whose hair has been lost due to illness.
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Thu, 2005-03-24 08:08
A superb photo album from the recent Drachenwald Crown Tournament, held at a lovely castle site, is available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-23 18:04
A 14th genealogical roll written in Norman French was sold recently to a private collector, assuring that the manuscript will remain in England.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-23 16:36
Tighter gun control laws in South Africa are causing more and more South Africans to purchase medieval weapons for their own protection.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-23 09:22
Patrikia Maria Agrissa and Baron Mord Hurtsson the Green have announced the winners of the 2005 "Barhus Prize for Best Documentation at the Ice Dragon Arts & Sciences Pentathlon", which was awarded recently at the Passing of the Ice Dragon event in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-23 08:14
Cassandra Tomei has posted photos from Estrella XXI on her website.