March 27th, 2003
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2003-03-28 03:44
Members HavenHolde Alliance project team say the project has been unfairly maligned by comments posted by readers of their press release, and a corporate official offers this response to the criticism.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-03-28 03:24
A website hosted by Baron Modar Neznanich explains the rules to many Medieval and Renaissance games.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-03-28 03:23
Discovery News: A cache of swords, reported to be the oldest yet discovered, has been found in southeast Anatolia, Turkey.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-03-27 18:43
The Baron and Baroness of Sun Dragon, in Atenveldt, have requested that people avoid wearing overtly Middle Eastern head dress to the upcoming Mixed Weapons event.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-03-27 14:56
Eastman's: According to the March 24, 2003 issue of "Eastman's Genealogy Newsletter Online," Prince Madoc ap Meurig not only arrived in North America during the 6th century, but also set up colonies.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-03-26 16:43
The organizers of a food drive at this year's Pennsic War are holding a contest to come up with a "snappy name" for the drive.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-03-26 16:34
Their Excellencies Baroness Mairi ni Raghaillaigh and Baron Mord Hrutsson the Green have announced the first winners of the Barhus Prize for Documentation Excellence.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-03-25 22:35
Navy Lieutenant Thomas Mullen Adams, killed in action in a helicopter crash in the Persian Gulf conflict, was the nephew of two Midrealm subjects. By the family's kind permission, we share their story with you.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-03-25 22:27
A "Best Looking Banners and Flags Campsite Competition" will take place at the Rowany Festival in Lochac with the goal of improving the medieval look of the festival.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-03-25 18:00
EDP24: The Sutton Hoo Visitor Center, opened last March, will present "Far Fetched Treasures" though May 31, 2003.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-03-25 15:25
about.com: Throughout history, women have helped to shape the worlds of politics, literature, medicine, and even military conquest. Take this quiz to see how much you know about some of history's most influential ladies.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2003-03-25 02:47
Aiofe's links list this week covers blacksmithing and metalworking, including one for a Lego blacksmith shop.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-03-22 13:56
The Botany Section of the History of Science Society has called for papers to be submitted for the Society's Annual Meeting to be held in Cambridge, MA November 20-23, 2003. The topic is: "New Plants and Botany Before Linnaeus."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-03-21 16:17
Now through May 18, 2003, the Science Museum of Minnesota in Minneapolis will be hosting the Smithsonian exhibit "Vikings: The North Atlantic Saga."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-03-21 04:39
Richard Cullinan, Guildmaster of the Lochac Guild of Defence, has announced that the Proposed Charter and Ordinances for the Guild are available online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-03-21 04:38
Metro station signs in Newcastle, England are being translated into Latin in a bid to boost tourism.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-03-21 00:31
A new web site, "Down to the Day", offers help to those who wish to research their Middle Ages persona in great detail.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2003-03-20 21:22
The HavenHolde Alliance, a group proposing to create a nonprofit, permanent site for an SCA-friendly village, is now officially incorporated as the HavenHolde Alliance in the state of West Virginia.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-03-20 20:59
A medieval best buckle, discovered when workers tore down an old Nestle factory in Norwich, England, has led scientists to unearth the remains of a Saxon settlement.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-03-20 20:57
The Herald: The discovery of an Iron Age warrior complete with sword and adornments may herald the richest archaeological site in Scotland.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-03-20 20:56
Arglwydd Gruffyd the Innocent, Northern Shores Deputy Chancellor, has sent out a plea for instructors for the upcoming University at Northern Shores War Camp.
Submitted by Sir_Guillaume on Thu, 2003-03-20 20:05
Using the Code of Chivalry to address ethical issues and personal dilemmas in business, education, relationships, parenting and sports, author and speaker Scott Farrell brings the Seven Knightly Virtues to the modern world.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-03-18 18:40
Photographs from the An Tir Kingdom A&S Competition held in Montengarde are now available online.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-03-18 15:45
NASA: Did your persona see it? May 1, 1006 CE, a new star appeared in the sky. Recorded by astronomers and astrologers in many countries, the star is now known to be a supernova.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-03-18 14:01
Their Majesties of Lochac have commanded Their subjects to raise a Companie of fighters for the upcoming Rowany Festival (April 18-21, 2003). Luan O'Cliaranach an Fael, Captain Company of the Wolf Rampant, has taken up the challenge and plans to run a Pas D'Armes for light fighters.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-03-18 13:59
Mistress Aoibheil of Dun Holen will be presenting a hands-on class on planning and executing a feast at the AEthelmearc Academy June 21, 2003 in Steltonwald, Barony Debatable Lands. The class will be entitled "SCA Feast - From Beginning to End."
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2003-03-17 22:23
The annual Kingdom Crusades between the kingdoms of the East and Atlantia is scheduled for October 10-12, 2003. Details are now available on the event website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-03-17 20:58
Ce'tach Fitzgibbon shares his pictures of the recent Gulf Wars.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2003-03-17 20:58
Aiofe's weekly annotated list takes us to Hungary for a look at that country's medieval past.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-03-15 18:40
New Pennsylvania Department of Motor Vehicle laws have sparked discussion on several kingdom lists.