Archive - Sep 2006 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-16 07:48
Lady Rowan ny Tiernan has announced the birth of Alexander Glen Quick to Celestria Textrix (Dawn Quick) and her husband Robert Quick in Anchorage, Alaska.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-09-15 18:50
Duke Artan, Inspired by Duchess Aziza, defeated Duke Maelgwn in the finals of the Kingdom of the Outlands Fall 2006 Crown Tournament.
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Fri, 2006-09-15 14:32
Laird Colyne Stewart of the Kingdom of Ealdormere reports on A Day in the Country, an event held September 9, 2006 in the Canton of Greenhithe (Oshawa, Ontario).
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-09-15 10:45
Richard Boyd, a network engineer living in Heidelberg, Germany, reported on a recent Viking Moot which took place in Denmark where reenactors from eleven countries met to cross swords and compare notes. The article appeared in Stars and Stripes.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-09-15 07:17
Don Tristan de Luna y Arellano is recognized as the founder of the first European settlement in Florida which was established near Pensacola in 1559. The settlement was destroyed by a hurricane two years later. Now, with the 450th anniversary approaching, archaeologists are searching for the site.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-09-14 18:40
On September 8, 2006, THL Grellan O'Conchobhair sat vigil before elevation to the Order of the Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-09-14 14:38
Baron Khevron of the West Kingdom has posted a small album of photos of Kingdom attendees at Pennsic 23.
Submitted by ianuk on Thu, 2006-09-14 10:12
Posadnitsa Ianuk, Baroness of Tir Ysgithr (Tucson, AZ), invites all to view her photographs taken at the Fall 2006 Atenveldt Crown Tournament held in the Barony of Ered Sul (Flagstaff, AZ).
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2006-09-14 08:54
The SCA's Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Chirurgeon. This is an unpaid position requiring approximately 5 -15 hours per week.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-09-14 07:07
The University of California at Los Angeles has published an Index of Medieval Medical Images which includes period depictions of medical procedures up until the year 1500.
Submitted by Ursula on Wed, 2006-09-13 18:02
An archaeological team working in eastern Ukraine claims to have found pyramids.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-09-13 14:07
Mystified by the process of wrapping a Scottish great kilt? Tartanweb.com can come to your aid with diagrams and photos to make the process easy.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-09-13 09:48
Erilar has posted photos from Northshield's recent Autumn Rose event which took place in the Shire of Rokeclif.
Submitted by Gwenhyfar on Wed, 2006-09-13 05:54
Nolene Triska of the Estacada News reports on her visit to the "Bows and Blades" event held recently in the Kingdom of An Tir.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 18:01
Duke Sven, fighting for Signy, beat Squire Viktor to become the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of An Tir during the recent Crown Tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 13:52
THL Stefan li Rous has published updates to Stefan's Florilegium for September 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 10:19
Bearded statues aside, one scholar now believes that the epic poems the Iliad and the Odyssey were probably written by a woman.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 06:03
Lidia de Ragusa has posted an album of photos taken at the recent Fall Coronation in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-09-11 17:45
The Kingdom of Northshield recently saw two of its residents, Hrodir Vigageirr Toreson and Faerisa Gwynarden, elevated to the peerage.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-09-11 13:57
The Marshal of the Society is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Equestrian Marshal. This is an unpaid deputy position, reporting to the Marshal of the Society, requiring approximately 10 hours per week.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-09-11 09:50
Baroness BelAnna de Rouge reports on the activities of the Calontir Soup Kitchen at Pennsic XXXV.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-09-11 05:47
Folo Watkins has created a Flickr website to post vintage SCA photos (pre-1986). Those with photos from this era are invited to contribute.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-09-10 18:59
Burton Cole of the Tribune Chronicle learned about attractions at the Great Geauga County Fair, Ohio's oldest fair, and met with Cerise of Cleftlands, a member of the Incipient Shire of Eastwatch.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-09-10 15:50
A new study of burial cairns and brochs has led researchers to question whether animal remains found at the sites were offerings to the dead or merely "something the cat dragged in."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-09-10 11:34
An archaeological team working near Sedgeford,England may need the help of criminal investigators to solve a 1500-year-old mystery: was the skeleton found pushed into the oven of a Roman farm murdered?
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-09-10 07:08
Archaeologists working near Bonn, Germany have found the remains of a Roman village complete with baths.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-09 18:00
A collection of Papal letters, written as far back as the 13th century and discovered among the belongings of a Wisconsin WWII vet, have been returned to their proper owner: the Polish State Archives.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-09 14:21
Love Spain but can't afford the plane fare? Visit the virtual walking tour of the Alhambra.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-09 10:30
On July 26, 2006, Wikipedia honored the 750th anniversary of American independence with a special feature and a parade to the White House.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-09 08:44
The world comes to Madison, WI September 21-23, 2006 in the form of the World Music Festival. The event will feature a variety of music from South America, Scandinavia and the Middle East.