Archive - Mar 2007 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-03-15 09:32
Chairman Cynthia D. Bertelsen has announced that a seminar on historic cooking in Virginia will be held April 20-21, 2007 at the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia. The event is titled "From Jamestown to the Blue Ridge: Cooking up 400 Years of Culinary History in Virginia."
Submitted by Racaire on Thu, 2007-03-15 06:13
Margaret de May has posted photos from the recent Edinburgh Dance Moot 2007 - Evening Ball in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-14 17:44
Baroness Katarina Peregrine reports that the Intermuseum Conservation Association will present a free six-part program to "introduce the public to the field of conservation and the wide range of materials and information that conservators work with, while highlighting care and handling of personal artifacts and family heirlooms."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-14 15:02
In an article for the Spring 2007 issue of Skin Deep, a publication for bookbinders, Mark Winstanley discusses Tsbook [Tigrinya for Good] - The Gospel of Abba, a 6th century Ethiopian Gospel and its repair project.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-14 10:29
Master Danr Ketilsmiðr of the Kingdom of Northshield reports on progress to construct an authentic Viking Faering using period methods.
Submitted by Racaire on Wed, 2007-03-14 07:04
Margaret de May has posted photos from the recent Edinburgh Dance Moot 2007 - Games and Spectators in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2007-03-13 15:03
THL Milica of Varna and Maistor Iustinos Tekton called Justin, the Editor-In-Chief and Publisher, respectively, of SCAtoday.net, have published their photo albums from the Masque of Courtly Love event, held in the Midrealm on March 3.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-13 09:50
Senhora Ester Mendes of the Kingdom of An Tir reports that a suitcase containing garb was lost recently on an international flight. She asks the SCA community to be on the lookout for the missing clothing.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-13 07:20
Northshield folk are made of tough stuff, as proven recently by those who braved a late winter snowstorm to attend An Artful Haire Affair at the Chestnut Avenue Center for the Arts in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Jeni Lewis of the Marshfield News-Herald had the story.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-12 17:46
The discovery of a 2nd century BCE coin in Cornwall may change how pre-Roman Britons are viewed. The pre-Roman Republic silver coin proves that active trading took place with the inhabitants of Britain before Rome conquered the island.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-12 13:21
Sir Mordygan MacGregor, fighting for the honor of Duchess Madigan of Kandahar, both of Barony of al-Barran, was victorious in the March 10, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-12 10:39
Esmeralda of the Lakes has posted some spectacular photos from the recent Estrella War XXIII including battle shots, animals, and fun at parties.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2007-03-12 07:56
At least ten graves believed to date back to the Middle Ages were found in a basement of a house in Rangá in Hróarstunga, east Iceland.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-03-11 17:53
Master Joseph Walter McFadden, and Mistress Isabeau della Farfalla, Event Coordinators for Estrella War XXIV, have announced that several staff positions for next year's War are still open. They will be accepting application until May 5, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-03-11 13:10
THLord Stefan li Rous has posted updates to Stefan's Florilegium for March 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-03-11 11:41
Baroness Bridget Lucia MacKenzie of the Kingdom of Caid has posted a nice album of photos from Estrella War XXIII on the Blazing Sword website.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-03-11 07:51
Collegium Cantorum, a musical group that "specializes in large forms for small choirs and draws most of its repertory from the masterworks of medieval and Renaissance Europe," will present two concerts in the Washington D.C. area on March 31 and April 1, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-10 18:36
Their Majesties of the Middle Kingdom have a new subject: Alexandra Faith Taylor, born to Lady Genovefa de Terranova and Lord Gregor MacHugh February 25, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-10 15:48
The Yahoogroup SCA_songbook gives bards, bard wannabes and performance junkies a chance to share songs and ideas online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-10 12:03
Videographer "beartlaoi" has posted a series of "helm cam" videos from the Sunday battles at Estrella War XXIII.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-10 08:46
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers will star as the young Henry VIII in Showtime's new series The Tudors. The series begins Sunday April 1, 2007 at 20:00 (EST).
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 17:51
Archaeologist Dennis Price believes he has located the lost altar stone from Stonehenge. First identified in the 17th century, the stone by architect Inigo Jones, the altar may now lie, in two sections, along a Wiltshire village road.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 14:43
Joan Scobey of the Post-Gazette travels to Ravenna, Italy, the ancient capital of three empires, and describes its historic pleasures for her readers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 10:34
Their Majesties Christopher and Morgen, King and Queen of Æthelmearc, recently elevated Alienor Russeal to the Order of the Laurel. The elevation took place at the College of Three Ravens in the Barony of Thescorre.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 07:45
Marion Leoncina da Susa has posted photos from the Fighters' Collegium which took place recently in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-03-08 18:14
Each winter during Carnival Season, hundreds gather in the town square of Ivrea, Italy to watch teams of merry-makers pelt each other with oranges. This carnage is part of the Storico Carnevale di Ivrea.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-03-08 15:21
Their Excellencies Countess Noelle and Count Alaric of the Middle Kingdom have announced the birth of Their son, Gavin Bryce Miller.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2007-03-08 13:23
The Hollister Free Lance reports from a tournament in the Barony of Darkwood.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-03-08 07:42
Bantiarna Morin inghen Ruairc has announced that the upcoming Gulf Wars XVI will feature an Iron Chef cooking competition.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-07 18:17
Archaeologists at the Ohio State University are using crime scene techniques to try to determine the color of ancient fabrics. Forensic photography can use ultraviolet and infrared light to look for stains or fingerprints. In this case, they are seeking the original colors of prehistoric Indian fabrics.