Archive - Jul 17, 2011 - Story

Abe Akirakeiko and Ii Katsumori to be elevated at Pennsic

Otto and Katherine, Palatine Baron and Baroness of the Far West, have announced that Abe Akirakeiko and Ii Katsumori will be elevated to the Order of the Pelican by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of the West at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Welsh castle receives grant for visitor center

In 1282, Earl Henry de Lacy began building a castle in Wales. Now Denbigh Castle will undergo an extensive facelift, complete with a new visitor center, thanks to a UK£600,000 grant. (photo)

Two newest knights of Drachenwald: Armand d'Alsace and Måns Knutsson Kotte

In the days before Whitsunday, AS 46, at Drachenwald's Double Wars, one of this kingdom's premier camping events, two noblemen from the lands of Nordmark (mka Sweden) were invested as members of the Order of Chivalry.

What will the sinking of Venice mean to the world?

"Venice has become a museum city, no longer a residential one," said a Unesco director recently about the city threatened by rising sea levels. Jack Watkins of The Independent discusses the fate of the city.