Archive - Aug 25, 2009 - Story

New excavations at Black Sea fortress

After a 6th century earthquake destroyed the town of Dionisopolis, Byzantine emperors built a stronghold at Balchik, overlooking the Black Sea. Now a new team of experts hope to reveal more secrets of the site.

Northshield's song of battle at Pennsic XXXVIII

As the warriors of Northshield prepared for battle at Pennsic 38, Lord Svein Tunheim offered a battle song. The moment was captured on video and is available on YouTube.

Family entertainment solution for hard economic times

“It’s something that’s fun for people who enjoy history, and it’s a great event that the whole family can come be a part of and have fun while they’re doing it,” said Louise Duchatte Bleu about the SCA at a recent event at the Manteca Senior Center in Manteca, California. Jason Campbell of the Manteca Bulletin has the story (slideshow)