Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-08-19 13:59
On Saturday August 16, Talan, an SCA merchant in the Memphis, Tennessee area, was robbed. Thieves stole tools and SCA armor.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-08-19 13:55
A new exhibit on "Fakes, Forgeries and Facsimiles" will be at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, from August 20, 2003, through January 3, 2004.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-08-18 03:52
Pennsic 32, held as usual at Cooper's Lake Campground near Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania (USA), featured a display of mostly-period pyrotechnics. Iustinos Tekton has posted a photo album of the performance.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2003-08-17 21:05
The Barony of Caerthe, which will be hosting the Knowne Worlde Academy of the Rapier and the Knowne Worlde Costuming Symposium as a joint event, seeks cover artwork for the event booklet.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2003-08-17 21:03
The Guardian: An archeaological dig in Rome backs ancient writers' portrait of Caligula as a megalomaniac.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-08-12 17:24
Myriad artisans displayed their fine workmanship at the Coopers' barn on Monday.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-08-12 17:19
The Pennsic Woods Battle, held Monday, was a victory for the East Kingdom.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-08-12 17:02
The Pennsic Blood Drive collected 90 pints of blood for the Red Cross, slightly short of quota but enough that they will return next year.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2003-08-12 16:55
Sca_Maids_and_Valets, an e-mail employment exchange group, is attempting its first on-site posting board at Pennsic War.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2003-08-12 16:52
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 16:51
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 09:45
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 21:53
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 21:31
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 05:40
Giles, the Lochac Provost of Scribes, has announced a new website for the College of Scribes.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-08-07 23:15
Liadan inghean Ghlasain, Stormhold Chirurgeon, and Web Mistress for the Lochac Chirurgeonate website, has announced a major update.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-08-07 23:00
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 10:00
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 09:25
"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 12:00
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 12:50
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 12:00
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 03:45
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 16:50
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 11:35
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 08:15
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 11:40
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 06:35
Excavations near Whitehall Villa in Nether Heyford, Northamptonshire, have revealed Roman culinary secrets, including stuffed dormice.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 03:15
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 12:00
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.