Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-08-12 17:52
AP: Officials have announced fines to curtail loitering and littering at churches and other historical sites in Venice and Florence.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-08-12 17:51
A new exhibit, "Tools and Models of Ancient Egyptian Artists," is running at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, MD, from August 9, 2003, through March 28, 2004.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2003-08-09 10:45
AP: Italy's churches draw millions of visitors each year, and anger is mounting over how some mistreat the nation's religious heritage.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-08-08 22:53
His Majesty Pieter van Doorn led a parade of blood donors to the first day of the blood drive today.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2003-08-08 22:31
AP: The Shanghai Museum has paid $4.5 million for a 1,000-year-old set of Chinese calligraphy books, the "Chunhuage Tie," which include the only known works by several master calligraphers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-08-08 06:40
Giles, the Lochac Provost of Scribes, has announced a new website for the College of Scribes.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-08-08 00:15
Liadan inghean Ghlasain, Stormhold Chirurgeon, and Web Mistress for the Lochac Chirurgeonate website, has announced a major update.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-08-08 00:00
The Board of Directors seeks commentary from the populace on proposed amendments to the Electronic Communication Policy.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-08-07 11:00
SCA photographer Keradwc an Cai has an extensive collection of his work on the Web, including several events from as far back as A.S. XII.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-08-07 10:25
"Arturius - A Quest for Camelot," an online publication by D.F. Carroll that claims to have solved the mystery of the historic Arthur, is available for free download online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-08-06 13:00
A memorial for Master Baron Sergeant Robbin Greybeard will be held August 9, 2003 in Spokane, WA.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-08-05 13:50
A team of BBC researchers, using satellite navigation technology and hundreds of sonar beams, has shown that there is no monster in Loch Ness.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-08-05 13:00
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, has announced that the Board of Directors now publishes approved meeting minutes on the SCA's web site, and that a project is underway to transcribe minutes of previous BoD meetings as well.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-08-05 04:45
Boston Globe: Antiquities dealer, Oded Golan, has been arrested for suspicion of forgery after experts declared the ossuary box, brought to light by Golan, was a fake.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-08-04 17:50
Hampton Court Palace, in London, England, will be the site of the "Puddings & Preserves" display, September 20-28, 2003.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-08-04 12:35
News Telegraph: Archaeologists excavating an imperial-style Roman villa near Noto, Sicily, have discovered a dazzling display of Tellaro Mosaics depicting the hunting of wild animals and stories from ancient Troy.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2003-08-04 09:15
Archaeologists working at the site of a Roman temple in London, dating back to AD 50, have found a sealed tin box containing a white cream, thought to be face cream or face paint.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 12:40
80 archaeologists working on the site of Heathrow's new Terminal 5 have discovered 80,000 artifacts dating as far back as 6,000 BCE.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 07:35
Excavations near Whitehall Villa in Nether Heyford, Northamptonshire, have revealed Roman culinary secrets, including stuffed dormice.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 04:15
Scientists in Cambridge, England are undertaking a project to trace the origin of the Canterbury Gospels, traditionally thought to have come to England with Saint Augustine.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-08-02 13:00
It has been announced that Lord Efron Le Fey, a founding member of the Shire of Hunter's Home in AEthelmearc, passed away July 31, 2003 after a long illness.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-08-02 09:50
It'll be Romans vs. Celts on the Pennsic battlefield August 13 when House Darkyard and Legio Draconis take on the Pennsic Bog Celts.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-08-02 00:00
Pandaulf has announced that a celebration of the life of Christabel Heslington will be held at the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2003-08-02 00:00
The Florilegium Tile Project has been rescheduled to Tuesday, August 12, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and will take place and still from 10am until 3pm inside or just near the Pennsic barn.
Submitted by Genovefa on Fri, 2003-08-01 14:33
Known World Costuming Symposium 2004 will be held in the Marche of Alderford, in North Canton, Ohio, September 25-26, 2004 at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-08-01 11:00
Moderation of the "talkback" forums, where readers can post comments about stories on SCAtoday.net, will be temporarily delayed for the first few days of Pennsic.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-08-01 11:00
A newspaper article reports that the Pennsylvania State Police, as part of their effort to strictly enforce construction zone speed limits, are hiding speed radars in construction vehicles near work zones.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2003-08-01 08:15
The Book of Deer, a pre-Norman illuminated manuscript, has Latin writings and Celtic illuminations. Intermixed with these are examples of the oldest Gaelic text known from medieval Scotland.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-07-31 22:00
Baron Asbjorn Johansen has announced that this year's Pennsic War will once again feature a series of authentic tourneys and melees to capture the feel of historic combat.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-07-31 16:58
Lady Rose Elizabeth Weaver and Lord Martin Wainwright, of the Shire of Granite Mountain, are the proud parents of a healthy baby boy, Russell.