Archive - Dec 18, 2008 - Story

SCA Membership Form Announcement

Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced the optional collection of birth date information on SCA membership forms.

Rosairo De La Torre to be elevated to Pelican in the West

Godric has announced that Their Majesties of the West Kingdom have placed Lady Rosairo De La Torre on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Roman oil lamp factory discovered in Italy

A pottery workshop for the mass production of oil lamps dating to the 2nd century C.E. has been discovered near Modena, Italy. The complex created pottery lamps which bear the brand name stamped on the bottom. (photo)

Rhapsody offers online Ren Faire themed audio stream

Rhapsody, a subscription-based music webcast service, has added a Ren Faire channel that features music from the Middle Ages and Renaissance in a continuous Internet audio stream.