Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 14:31
Police near State College, Pennsylvania are now using "camo cops" patrols to trap speeders, a tactic that could mean an unhappy Pennsic for some travelers.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 12:30
When Patricia Washburn and William Bradford decided to get married April 22, 2000, they chose a very traditional wedding — traditional for Romans, that is.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 08:15
Baroness Anne von Talstadt of Ben Dunfirth reports on experimental jousting activities at the Murder Melee event which was held recently in the Barony.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 08:09
Duchess Arielle the Golden and Lady Medb ingen Brain are asking for volunteers to help with the Seventh Annual Known World Children's Fete which will take place August 18 at Pennsic War XXXIII.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 14:04
Two skeletons in a 1200-year-old cliff-face cemetery have been discovered in Pembrokeshire, Wales by archaeologists lowered on ropes.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 14:02
The remains of three gun positions of an artillery fort have been discovered in Hull, England.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-06-21 13:35
James Matterer and Tammy Crawford, known for their work on medieval cookery with Gode Cookery, will be featured in a series of segments on the Food Network. The first one is scheduled for Monday, June 21, 2004, at 10 pm EDT. The program will repeat June 22 at 2:00 am, June 25 at 10:00 pm and June 26 at 2:00 am.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 12:03
Baron Khevron has announced the passing of Viscount Sir Kylson Skyfyre, O.L., O.P. Saturday June 19, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-21 11:13
The Known World Novice Tourney is scheduled for Sunday, 8/15 from 4-6pm in the White Tourney list at the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-06-20 08:23
A 1500-year-old floor of a Byzantine glass kiln has been stolen from an archaeological park near Herzliya, Israel. Authorities suspect the theft was commissioned by a private collector.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 14:21
Archaeologists working on a timber trackway at Llancynfelyn, near Talybont have discovered the remains of a 3rd century Roman industrial site beneath it.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-06-19 11:31
A portrait of Mary Tudor will go on display in Winchester Cathedral June 30, 2004.
Submitted by Aoife on Sat, 2004-06-19 09:57
Indulge your secret desire to design and possess your own castle by reading Dame Aoife's annoted links on medieval fortifications.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 06:54
The public has its first chance to view a medieval Egyptian map showing England as a "tiny, egg-shaped lump." The map is now on display at the Bodleian Library in Oxford, England.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2004-06-19 06:17
A man wearing camouflage attacked hikers with a Samurai sword in the woods west of Berlin, Germany last week.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 20:47
The small town of Qamsar in Iran is the center for the rosewater industry in the Middle East, a center that finds itself in a flurry of activity in early summer.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 12:35
Kate and Alan Dicey share a tale of castles, dragons and princesses...oh...and legos!
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-06-18 12:34
Germany was where more male and female "witches" were killed by civilian tribunals around the start of the 15th century, according to a new book on the Inquisition -- about 25,000 out of a population of 16 million -- but the book's editor says that fewer people were killed in the Inquisition than is commonly believed.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 09:18
Lord John von der Velde, Pennsic Performing Arts Coordinator, has announced the Performing Arts Center schedule for this year's War.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-17 21:03
Archaeologists working on Hadrian's wall have found evidence that 500 Moors may have manned the wall in the 3rd century.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-06-17 20:30
Indiana Digital Student: A reporter describes the goings-on at the Constellation Regional Textiles Gathering in the Shire of Mynydd Seren in the Middle Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-17 14:22
On Sunday June 20, 2004 at 9:00 p.m. (EDT), the History Channel will present "The Quest for King Arthur."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-17 10:22
The Known World Scribal Gathering will take place at this year's Pennsic War at the Middle Kingdom's Royal Encampment.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-17 10:21
New owners of the cave where the remains of the "Wookey Witch" were discovered fear the results of an ancient curse and want them back.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-17 09:14
Quizilla wants to know, based on your responses to a "personality" quiz, "What calligraphy hand are you?"
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-06-16 13:50
This week, Dame Aoife gets all tied up in knots as she shares her research and links on medieval weaving.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-16 12:40
Lords James and Connor have posted photos from the recent Sapphire Joust in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-16 12:37
Archaeologists have discovered a 1,000-year-old padded bra in a tomb in Inner Mongolia.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-06-16 09:05
''Voices for Tolerance in an Age of Persecution'' will be on display at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, through October 30.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-16 09:00
Isabella Vanicelle, Deputy Commissar for the Ealdormere Commissariat, has announced a fundraiser challenge to raise money for the kingdom's program which offers support for fighters.