Archive - Story
January 28th, 2004
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-01-28 17:12
The Toronto Star: Slimy pollution in a shallow Arctic lake is the result of Thule Inuit hunters who dumped sewage and fertilizer into the water between the 13th and 17th centuries.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-28 17:11
Discovery Channel: A perfectly-preserved store of slake lime has shed new light on Roman building techniques.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-28 17:11
The University of Atlantia, which will take place February 7, 2004 in the Shire of Berley Cort (Courtland, Virginia), will provide 30 tracks of programming.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Wed, 2004-01-28 04:50
The former Canton of Krae Glas is now the newest Shire in the Kingdom of Lochac.
Submitted by herveus on Tue, 2004-01-27 23:42
Lord Evan da Collaureo, Kraken Herald and operator of the Squid-pak mailing service, was served with a Writ of Summons. He is to consider becoming a companion of the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-27 18:32
In 2003, Showtime filmed a remake of the classic film "A Lion in Winter" which stars Patrick Stewart and Glenn Close.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-27 18:31
The Meridian Waterbearers Guild has issued a Waterbearers' Challenge aimed at households for this year's Gulf Wars.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-01-27 01:15
Post-Crescent: The Appleton Post-Crescent says, "Holy Grail Ale is effervescent, copper-colored ale with a floral nose and a wonderful fruity hop finish."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-26 21:28
Singer and SCA member Ellen McDaniel will present a Broadway review/trivia contest at the National Theatre in Washinton, DC February 2, 2004. Admission is free.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-26 19:07
Roaring Wastes: Geoffrey Hawken of Huntingdon, a member of Scarlet Company, a 14th century free company of archers, has announced that he is forming a Medieval Archery League in southern Michigan.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-26 19:05
No, it's not an Agatha Christie mystery but a 3rd century Roman murder victim discovered buried in a well.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-26 03:46
History Channel: Find out by taking the Barbarian Quiz on the History Channel's website.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-25 17:46
Chapel Hill News: The wood-paneled walls of the Carolina Club in Chapel Hill, NC, rang with the sounds of armored combat when the SCA spun its magic at a recent festival.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-25 16:36
News Telegraph: A controversial new film by director Ridley Scott is being criticized for portraying Arabs in a favorable light while Knights Templars are cast as the villains.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-01-24 18:33
British archaeologists are preparing to rescue a ship found buried under mud in Cheshire, which had been originally used to store brine as part of a medieval saltworks.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-23 19:30
The second annual 12th Knight Auction in AnTir was a success with over $1000 raised for the Canadian Cancer Society.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-01-23 19:29
"Word and Image: The Trevelyon Miscellany of 1608" is on display in the main exhibition hall at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, through May 22, 2004.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-01-23 13:58
What's in a name? Lots, if you check out Dame Aoife's annotated list of links pertaining to names.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 22:05
Cyrus Arurilius, fighting for Amber Kenna, defeated Fergus MacThomais to win the January 17, 2004, Oertha Coronet.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 22:04
Meg Baron, President, SCA Inc., comments on insurance coverage for SCA-owned trailers and the vehicles that pull them.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 17:00
The East Kingdom Cooking Collegium will take place January 24, 2004 in the Barony of Settmour Swamp (Whippany, NJ).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 16:59
Lady Zaneta Gavlinne Angiolieri of the Northern Shores Royal Travel Fund in the East Kingdom has announced that thanks to the generosity of many good gentles "Mo" has been ransomed from Robin the Hood for a sum of $125.49 CDN.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 05:45
Photos of the Coronation of His Majesty Henri of AEthelmearc are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 23:44
The Board of Directors for the SCA will meet January 24, 2004 in Kansas City, Missouri (USA).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 15:38
Topeka Capital-Journal: Reporter Tim Hrenchir of the Topeka Capital-Journal visited Calontir's recent War Maneuvers at Kansas Expocentre's Landon Arena and shared his thoughts on SCA-style medieval combat.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-01-21 15:37
Newsletter editors take note as Dame Aoife shares her sources for information on medieval woodcuts.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 15:37
Herald: The discovery of a Viking "patio" conjures mental images of post-raid burnoffs or relaxing evenings in the hottub.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2004-01-21 12:15
Master John ap Griffin, former member of the Board of Directors, and early member of the Kingdom of the West and Kingdom of Caid, is currently hospitalized recovering from a heart attack.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-20 21:48
Their Majesties of Atlantia have announced that the Free Scholars of the Academie d'Espee will host a charity tournament at the Tourney of Ymir, Febuary 13th-15th, 2004, to benefit the American Breast Cancer Foundation.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-20 05:07
Their Majesties JoeAngus and Phaedra of the Kingdom of Calontir have announced the upcoming investiture of the new Baron and Baroness of Three Rivers.