Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-12-16 10:38
The Honorable Lady Donwenna Beast Healer has announced the current Interkingdom Equestrian Competition scores.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-12-16 10:35
Free Trumpet West, the official publications office of the SCA College of Arms, is moving and will have a new address as of January 1, 2003.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2002-12-16 00:10
"You've got talkbacks!" A new release of the software that runs SCAtoday.net has just been installed, and among other things you can now submit comments on any of our newswire stories.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2002-12-15 20:00
Pictavia: The Dreiburgen Yule event, held in the Kingdom of Caid, featured a life-size chess game with real people as the game pieces. Pictavia has the photos!
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2002-12-14 22:53
Chivalry Today: Here is a multi-part article comparing and contrasting the honorable actions of characters in of Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy with modern and historical chivalric ideals.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2002-12-14 22:33
A long-standing theory has held that the Romans brought tuberculosis to England, but scientists have found a 2200-year-old skeleton that invalidates that claim.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2002-12-14 21:51
JOM: The November 2002 issue of JOM, a materials engineering e-zine, includes this detailed article, with lots of photos, on the fabrication of the stage weaponry that made LOTR so visually stunning.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2002-12-14 21:33
We recently reported on a theft of merchandise from Darksword Armory that has severely impacted their business. Here is an update from the owners.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-12-13 08:01
The International Wenches Guild is an organization of over 2000 women (and a few men) throughout North America that grew out of the Ren Faire culture.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-12-12 18:11
The main office of the SCA has announced that gift certificates are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-12-12 13:33
The theft of $50,000 worth of swords from the Darksword Armory warehouse has made for a bleak holiday season for the artisans and their customers alike.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2002-12-09 14:23
Atenveldt's recent A&S tourney, held in conjunction with a War Collegium, was highly successful and attracted many participants.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2002-12-09 14:21
A major renovation has been completed for the Atenveldt Kingdom web site, according to a member of the Atenveldt web development team.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-12-09 14:06
Lady Brianna McBain reports that the new extended version of "Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring" DVD contains two "Easter eggs."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-12-09 14:05
Lady Erzbet Fauconneau and Lord Tiarnan O'Cormicain announce the birth of a son.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-12-09 14:04
The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, MD will host "The Book of Kings: Art, War and the Morgan Library's Medieval Picture Bible" through December 29, 2002.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2002-12-09 08:29
A noble lady from the Kingdom of Outlands has posted photos from several recent events within the kingdom.
Submitted by Anushka on Sun, 2002-12-08 22:24
Let your imagination envision the building as a castle and great hall, set in the English countryside during the winter during the Elizabethian period.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2002-12-08 22:08
Only eight months until Pennsic, and the Pennsic War web site has been updated on December 6 with the latest information.
Submitted by Johannes on Thu, 2002-12-05 15:26
The Quarter: The Quarter, "Trimaris' Perfectly Period Parody Publication", serves up an SCA-oriented satire of the Apple Computer "Switch" ad campaign.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-12-05 15:26
The Honorable Lord Stefan li Rous has just released a list of the newest articles added to Stefan's Florilegium.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-12-05 15:24
Roy Harold Andes tells "A fairy tale for lawyers, knights and grownups."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-12-05 15:23
New Scientist: In a report from New Scientist, Stuart Clark and Damian Carrington, write that last week's total eclipse of the sun has sparked renewed interest in Great Zimbabwe, a mysterious 13th century stone complex in South Africa, as a solar eclipse predictor.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-12-04 12:38
On November 9, 2002, the crown of the Outlands passed from Bela and Elizabeth to Jaxarticus and Kathryn.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2002-12-04 11:44
Duke Sir Frederick of Holland has formally submitted his membership policy reform proposal to the SCA Board of Directors, with a request that a discussion thereof be added to the January meeting.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-12-04 11:14
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York will present a workshop, "Masterpieces in the Art of Metalworking," January 19, 2003.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-12-03 22:53
Lady Andrea MacIntyre writes to her friend, Lady Mary Flynn, of her journey north to the lands of the Barony of Ruantallan (Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island).
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-12-03 18:10
Star Tribune: 54 years ago, the Smithsonian Institution endorsed the authenticity of the Kensington Runestone. A new study has backed off from that stance.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-12-03 18:10
A 16-foot-long dugout canoe was discovered by a fisherman in Dunwich, England, is being studied and preserved by scientists.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-12-03 18:09
East Lothian Courier: The East Lothian Courier reports that remains of a prehistoric house have been found in a cement quarry.