Archive - 2006 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-01-19 17:59
Duchess Malinda of the Kingdom of Atenveldt, has announced that she will be offering free matchmaker services at the upcoming Estrella War.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-01-19 14:39
"Ink & Blood: Sacred Treasures of the Bible" will be on display at the Florida International Museum through May 14, 2006.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2006-01-19 11:14
Have you been bad? Very bad? Dante Alighieri has an eternal home for you. Use this quiz to find out which of his seven levels of Hell you will inhabit. [PG-13]
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Thu, 2006-01-19 09:23
Ealdormerean correspondent Laird Colyne Stewart goes under cover as a page at the Barony of Septentria's 12th Night celebration to report on the humorous goings-on.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-01-19 05:30
Bridget Greywolf, Clerk Signet of Drachenwald, is asking for help to locate past recipients of awards in the Kingdom so that they may claim their scrolls.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-01-18 17:35
Looking for an online source that plays medieval music? Check out Treasury of Early Music, a classical program hosted by Jorge Salazar.
Submitted by Gwenhyfar on Wed, 2006-01-18 13:44
Tests have suggested that a painting found in London may be the only surviving portrait of Lady Jane Grey, who was Queen of England for nine days.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-01-18 09:50
The state Game Commission of Pennsylvania has recommended that hunters not be allowed to use atlatls to kill deer.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-01-17 17:00
The execution of Scottish hero William Wallace appears to have been the opening act for a medieval carnival in August of 1305.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-01-17 13:40
Morgana reports that Deitrich von Marksburg was the victor of the recent Principality of Oertha Coronet. Deitrich was inspired by Rosalyn of the Frosty Peaks
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-01-17 10:38
Medieval Times dinner theatre is offering two free tickets to soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan through February 26, 2006. The tickets are good Monday-Thursday at any of their facilities.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-01-16 18:51
Gosford Castle in County Armagh, Northern Ireland, has been purchased by a development company for UK£1,000. The castle, which is in a poor state of repair, will be refurbished by the developers at a cost of UK£4M.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2006-01-16 15:01
Dame Aoife has been a busy lady with holidays and her modern-world job, but this week she's back with a pre-springtime Links edition devoted to medieval gardens.
Submitted by Alexander Blazej on Mon, 2006-01-16 08:35
Photos from the Recent West Kingdom Twelfth Night Coronation which took place January 7, 2006 in San Jose, California, are now available to view onlin.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-01-15 22:33
For those serious coffee drinkers out there: Coffee Art!
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-01-15 18:31
Edinburgh's revered Bruntsfield Links, a short-hole golf course, may actually be the grave site of vicitims of the city's Black Plague from the 15th and 17th centuries.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2006-01-15 15:12
The Walters Art Museum, in Baltimore, Maryland, will exhibit 17 books and manuscripts from the 12th-15th centuries from the museum's collection at "The Art of Law," a manuscript gallery focus show, through April 9.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-01-15 10:28
Archaeologists from Manchester University working on a hilltop site near Mellor, England, have found an iron arrowhead and believe that it was used to "slay poachers hunting on the king’s land."
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-01-14 19:17
On Sunday, 15 January 2006, the sca.org Internet servers will be taken offline temporarily to perform a major system upgrade. Beginning at approximately 4:00 a.m. US Central Time (10:00 GMT), and continuing until approximately noon US Central Time (18:00 GMT), various services will be inaccessible.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-01-14 19:13
Jason Williams, Chairman of the SCA, Inc., describes the SCA's recent email server problems and what is being done to correct them.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-01-14 19:12
Be It Knowne That their Excellencies Rhys and Edine of Atenveldt Do Hereby Formally Challenge The Knowne World To...A Contest Extraordinaire!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-01-14 14:47
A British metal detecting club has struck gold with the discovery of a coin bearing the image of an angel and an inscription saying "Henri VII" or "Henri VIII."
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-01-14 11:03
...the average airspeed velocity of a fully laden swallow? To avoid being thrown into the gorge by Tim the Enchanter, you will need to know these things! Luckily, this web site has the answer.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-01-13 16:03
The British Library has released a database of searchable images digitized from its vast collections of manuscripts, rare books and maps.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-01-13 12:22
Saionji no Hanae (Lisa Joseph) of the West Kingdom reports of the recent Teahouse of the Winter Moon event which took place in the Kingdom of the Outlands January 7, 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-01-13 10:28
Mistress Bannthegn Penelope DoWell of Avonsford, Pre-Reg Steward for Estrella War XXII, reports that online pre-registration for the War will be open until January 31, 2006.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2006-01-12 18:33
BBC radio interview with Ned Kelly, head of antiquities at the National Museum of Ireland reveals that "The preserved remains of two prehistoric men discovered in an Irish bog have revealed a couple of surprises --- one used hair gel and the other stood 6 foot 6 inches high, the tallest Iron Age body discovered."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-01-12 13:29
Deirdre and Ajax in the Kingdom of Atenveldt have reported the theft of armor from their home in Phoenix, Arizona.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-01-12 09:28
Baroness Bianca of Gryphon's Lair in the Kingdom of Artemisia gives a glowing report on the recent 12 Night celebration.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-01-11 21:19
Syr Justus de Tyre reports that Dunstan le Heryngmongere has been named Royal Bard of Atlantia.