May 26th, 2004
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-05-26 17:40
The Shelby Promoter: Barbara Simonetti, a reporter for the Shelby "Promoter," recently covered the "revelry and feasting" at the Mid-May Festival hosted by the Incipient Shire of North Gate.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2004-05-26 14:39
Macomb Daily: An American company selling Viking artifacts from its website has caught the attention of Swedish officials.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-25 22:08
Duke Thorin was the victor of the Crown Tournament held May 22, 2004.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-05-25 16:11
Step back into the past and share memories of the SCA long ago when the Midrealm celebrates its 35th anniversary at the Kingdom A & S and the Crown Tournament to be held May 29-31, 2004 in the Barony of Roaring Wastes (Detroit, MI).
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-05-25 12:24
Lord Darter has posted a very nice photo album from this year's AEthelmearc War Practice.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-24 23:41
An Iron Age punch dating to the 4th century C.E. may be the oldest European example of alloy steel yet discovered.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-05-24 21:21
Stars and Stripes: A reporter describes SCA activities in and around Camp Zama, in Japan.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2004-05-24 21:20
Aiofe's Links: Dame Aoife's Links column this week deals with bread and all that goes into it.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-24 21:19
Mar Yaakov HaMizrachi of Poeta Atlantia has announced the Known World Poetic Challenge, which will be held at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-05-24 03:48
This article marks a milestone for SCAtoday.net, as it is the 2000th story published since the site went online in 2002.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-05-23 15:21
A new radio series on England's BBC Four looks at life in Ango-Saxon England at the time of the Norman Conquest.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2004-05-23 13:50
Registered users (that is, those with personal SCAtoday.net accounts), please read this very important notice to help us migrate your account to our new upgraded software. It only takes a minute (literally!).
Submitted by Webmaster on Sat, 2004-05-22 13:15
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Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-05-22 10:54
Librarians rejoice! The site of the ancient Library of Alexandria has been found!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-21 15:44
Plain Dealer: Cindy Bank, an SCA member from Painesville, Ohio, will be one of the participants in the medieval games portion of HorseFest 2004 to be held at the Lake Metroparks in Kirtland, Ohio.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-21 04:07
La Voz: We all assume that the practice of kissing among humans is perfectly natural, but is kissing simply human or does it have a history?
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-21 04:05
Hexham Courant: A major archaeological dig is planned, to excavate a Roman Bridge in the village of Corbridge, England near Hadrian's Wall.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-05-20 12:41
The Deputy Society Marshal for Combat Archery, Tessa the Huntress, is looking for comments and suggestions from fighters and marshals on the new draft of the "Missile Combat Handbook."
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-05-20 12:40
Isle of Wight County Press: An inquest has declared that a small oval silver brooch, dating from the 13th or 14th century, is treasure.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-20 03:42
Lord Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has posted video of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-05-19 21:57
A new study claims that rats were not the culprits in spreading the Black Plague throughout 14th century Europe.
Submitted by eirik on Wed, 2004-05-19 13:47
TwoRavens.org: Photos from the recent Ealdormere Crown Tourney are now available online courtesy of TwoRavens.org.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-05-19 13:39
Managing Information News: A grant of
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-18 20:56
Volunteers to act as docents are needed for a "Lord of the Rings" exhibit at the Museum of Science, Boston.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-18 18:51
Hampton Chronicle: "Hampton Chronicle" reporter Ray Baltes spent time recently interviewing Antonia Stefani and Duncan MacTawisch of the Shire of Harold's Hill in Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-18 13:55
U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell has petitioned the Heraldry Society of Scotland for a coat of arms.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-05-18 13:54
Baroness Khalja, An Tir Kingdom Events Deputy, reports on the An Tir Autocrats website, an invaluable resource, housing a collection of articles, announcements, class handouts, guides, and forms useful to anyone involved with event organization.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-05-17 21:40
Viscountess Deirdre D'Argenteui provides another photo album of the recent Atenveldt Coronation event.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-17 21:39
Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, the Mona Lisa, is showing signs of age and may need preservation.