Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2004-04-02 20:12
Today, the Pentagon paying $700 for a toilet seat might be upsetting. However, Rome far outspent the Pentagon in its plan to destroy Carthage at the end of the 3rd Punic War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 20:05
Lady Alvira reminds us that an army runs on its stomach in this inspiring report from Calontir's kitchen at the recent Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 14:49
Lady Alianora from the Kingdom of Calontir gives a waterbearer's-eye-view of a glorious battle at Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 14:42
The latest in the series of PBS programs about life in historical settings will find 28 "colonists" living and sharing experiences of life in 1628.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:19
Allegations are flying, and tempers are flaring, as the Board of Directors still has issued no statement on the incident. SCAtoday.net's Senior Anomaly Correspondent, Dexter Sinister, reveals this puzzling story.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:18
Legio Draconis, the Midrealm's unoffocial blog/newswire for the Arts Martial, has the scoop on a "report" by the Society Minister of A&S, Mistress Rowena.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:18
The Leif Ericson Society and the American Swedish Historical Museum will co-sponsor "The Viking Legacy: A Symposium About Viking History, Culture and Contributions to World Civilization" to be held in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 24th, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 20:50
The Soothsayers' Guild of the East Kingdom will have new leadership when Baroness Arwen Evaine ferch Rhys ap Gwynedd steps down after many years of service.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 18:48
More professional photographs from Calontir's Chieftains event are now available on photographer Don Adams's website.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 18:47
A man digging a fishpond in his back garden in Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, England, was amazed to find a treasure hoard of 20,000 4th century Roman coins.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-03-31 20:08
NY Times: The NY Times provides a detailed scholarly review of the exhibit "Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557)", currently displayed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:59
Salisbury Journal: Representatives of the Avebury Society believe that the proposed tunnel under Stonehenge would cause visitors to overlook a major portion of the historic site.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:58
A fire at Greece's 12th century Serbian Orthodox Hilandariou Monastery destroyed parts of the monks living quarters but spared the monastery's collection of relics, manuscripts and icons.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:05
"Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557)" will be on display at the Tisch Galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art through July 4, 2004.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-03-31 17:20
Mistress Chai'usun, who is in charge of this year's A&S class scheduling for Pennsic, is still seeking instructors to register for class sessions.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 17:06
Akron Beacon Journal: Shades of Buffy! Villagers in a remote area of Romania dug up the body of Toma Petre, one of their own, in an effort to keep him from becoming a vampire.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 05:14
Scotland Today: Archaeologists may deteremine that Dregnorn near Irvine is the oldest continuously-occupied village in Scotland.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 00:53
An anonymous Lochac source has posted the Top Ten Reasons to Join the SCA on the Lochac listserve.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 22:10
Raphe Cuthbert of the Shire of West Dragonshire has announced that photos from the recent Drachenwald Crown Tournament are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 22:09
Nature: Researchers have long wondered about deposits of fat or "Bog Butter" found in Scottish swamps. Now they believe they know what these are.
Submitted by nostrand on Tue, 2004-03-30 18:57
Solveig Throndardottir will be offering three week-long intensive workshops and three short classes at Pennsic this summer, focusing on Japanese culture, arts, and history.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 05:07
The Kingdom of An Tir has increased by one with the birth of Brieanna Alexis, born March 26, 2004 in Vancouver, WA.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 01:03
Marcus de la Forest from the Kingdom of Calontir puts thoughts to paper (or at least bits to ether) in a report on the recent Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Ceinwen on Mon, 2004-03-29 20:07
Morning Call: The "Morning Call", a newspaper located in the area where the trial is taking place, has published a more detailed article on Friday's hearing.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-03-29 19:58
Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, along with other area educational institutions, has announced the creation of the Consortium For Medevial and Renaissance Studies.
Submitted by Ceinwen on Mon, 2004-03-29 14:00
WPVI.com: ABC Action News coverage of the preliminary hearing for Benjamin Schragger, the SCA youth leader accused of molesting several teenagers.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2004-03-28 15:12
Roswell Record: A local newspaper chronicled the latest Outlands Crown Tournament, and the article is available on the paper's web archive.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-28 14:05
Courier: A runic inscription found in Dalgety Bay near Fife, Scotland has archaeologists speculating on Viking settlements in the area.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-28 11:40
Christian Science Monitor: J. Morgan Sweeney, professor of Irish History at Michigan State, reviews a new work on Ireland's most famous saint.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-28 08:30
Seattle Times: Romans meet Celts in William Dietrich's new novel, "Hadrian's Wall." Read a review by Skye K. Moody.