June 25th, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-25 22:09
A review on the Faire Playe Renaissance Faire website praised BHFI's first Celtic Medieval Festival held June 7-8, 2003 in Roswell, Ohio (USA).
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-06-25 18:30
Baron Koppel, a long-time SCA member having serious modern-world health and legal problems, was the subject of a recent article on SCAtoday.net. We have now received an update from Baron Koppel's protege'.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-25 13:34
Members of Haus von Halstern, based in the East Kingdom, were honored at the recent Vinland Raids II in the Shire of Smoking Rocks.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-25 13:33
Guardian Unlimited: University of Texas Health Science Centre believes he may have an explanation for the Shroud of Turin: bacteria.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-25 13:31
Katriana op den Dijk of the Kingdom of Calontir will be elevated to the Order of the Laurel at the Kingdom Arts and Sciences event in July.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-06-24 19:10
Aelius Flavius Britannicus has posted close to 100 photos from Drachenwald's recent 10 Ten Celebration, and SKA UMA also has a collection.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-06-24 19:09
Discovery Channel: The next episode of the Discovery Channel's "Monster House" series will turn a home into a castle.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-06-24 19:09
London Times: A fragment from a poem or song may give Shakespeare scholars a clue to a lost play.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-06-24 19:08
It has been announced that Alexandra Ruth Gaigneur was born June 22, 2003 to Mistress Tanniscent Rhiannon and Master Aetheric Lindberende.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-06-24 13:48
Bacteria has been successfully used to restore a fresco by Spinello Aretino, depicting the Conversion of St. Efisio, at the Camposanto cemetery in Pisa.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-23 19:57
THL Michael Alewright of the Kingdom of AEthlemearc is to be elevated to the Order of the Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-23 19:56
A double DVD set chronicling Double Wars XVI in Drachenwald is now available for order.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-23 19:55
The New Seven Wonders Project, established to conserve architectural monuments around the world, is proving to be a contest of national pride.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-23 19:49
Worshippers and partiers alike flocked to Stonehenge Saturday to celebrate the summer solstice - the longest day of the year.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-06-23 13:23
SCAtoday.net frequently republishes, with permission, announcements from the SCA Board of Directors. Many SCA members are not aware that this and other SCA-official mailing lists are open to the public.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2003-06-23 13:23
Baron Hans von Steinhaus passed away in his sleep at 0400 Tuesday Morning.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-06-22 10:00
National Geographic: The first map known to bear the name "America" has been purchased by the Library of Congress for ten million dollars.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2003-06-22 00:00
Atenveldt's annual Arts and Sciences Competition event will be held August 2 in Prescott, Arizona (USA).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-06-22 00:00
The History Channel will present "Axes, Swords and Knives" as part of its "Modern Marvels" series.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-06-21 14:00
National Geographic News: The Israel Antiquities Authority has declared the controversial "Jesus Box" a fake. The first century ossuary, which bears the name of Jesus, was discovered last year.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-06-21 12:00
News Telegraph: Priceless manuscripts, including an eye-witness account of the Battle of Hastings, will remain under lock and key at Cambridge University.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-06-20 14:01
Sabine reports on the East Kingdom list that Lorcan and Scheherazade will be the new Baron and Baroness of the Barony of Bhakail (Philadelphia, PA).
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-06-20 14:01
The Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies, an academic web site which carries peer-reviewed essays and articles as well as other research sources, has acquired a new URL and a new institutional sponsor.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-06-20 13:19
Looking for contact information for an SCA household? Try Ede's Directory of Households.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-06-20 01:35
Adrielle Kerrec of the Kingdom of Ealdormere has been placed on vigil before elevation to the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-06-19 17:33
Meg Baron, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has written a detailed letter to address many commonly-asked questions and points of confusion about the SCA's waiver policy for events, demos, and other activities.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-06-19 16:39
THL Sanchia the Sly has written an appeal for legal and financial help for a SCAdian whom she says is experiencing a crisis in the modern world.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-18 21:03
Yorkshire Post: A child's remains discovered in an ancient burial site in the Yorkshire Dales may have been a human sacrifice.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-18 21:02
The Sacred Vase of Warka, one of Iraq's greatest treasures, has been returned to the National Museum.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-06-18 16:08
Celtic Cadence is a two-person bardic troupe with original and traditional music. Lyrics and downloadable MP3 tracks are available as a resource for bards in the SCA.