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2008-01-02 (08:49:51) <news:[Elftown's Means of Transportation@wiki] Contest!>
The Elftown's Means of Transportation
contest is announced! The theme is draw/create what you believe an Elftowner would drive around Elftown. Deadline - 15 Feb. 2008
2008-01-08 (19:32:35) <news:[Elftown Valentine Competitions@wiki]!>
The official Elftown Valentine Competitions
are opened with the simple theme of 'Valentine'
2008-01-13 (14:38:17) <news:[Festivals@wiki]!>
is opened! This project allows members to create and run contests dedicated to a specific festival. The first festival was: St. Patrick's Day Festival
2008-01-19 (00:56:44) <news:[Vampire@wiki] Photo winner!>
The winners of the ECM Vampire Photo
competition are announced! First place went to: [Tableau Vivant
]. In second was: [Rasperel
] and third was: [CaRa83
]. All entries can be found on Vampire photos
2008-01-23 (19:52:16) <news:[ECM Fairy/Fae@wiki]!>
is opened. The gist of it is the same as the previous ECM contests: gather as much info on the mythical beastie as possible. Also numerous photo sessions for various ECM contests are/have been running. Check out Elftown Creature Marathon
for more details.
Dealine: 1 May 2008
2008-02-07 (19:34:14) <news: [Featured Wiki@wiki] and [Elftown Museum@wiki]>
The Featured Wiki
returns and with a new box on Main Street for all to see. But that's not all, the busy bees behind the Elftown Museum
have created the Elftown Museum Permanent Exposition
where you can submit your best/favorite piece of writing/art to be forever displayed in Elftown's fine history.
2008-02-10 (21:11:04) <news:Christmas Photography Winners!>
Winners of the Christmas Photography Competition
2008-02-14 (22:37:47) <news:Valentine Competition Winners!>
Winners of the Elftown Valentine Competitions
- 2008 are announced.
2008-03-09 (13:25:47) <news:[ECM Dragon@wiki] Winners!>
Winners of the ECM Dragon
2008-04-01 (15:42:31) <news:Mass Unbanning in a Week!>
Mass unbanning! :O The council
unbanned everyone! Even the most deadly of offenders were allowed back with a simple plea!
Haha, April Fools! :P
2008-04-03 (14:14:30) <news:Elftown moving>
Big post! Elftown's server [Elftron
] was being moved and due to many a technical issue Elftown was crashing periodically for a few days. The address for Elftown changed too, you no longer need the 'lysator' in the address to reach the site. Good news! Now you can just use elftown.com!
2008-04-30 (19:01:26) <news:[Elftown's Means of Transportation@wiki] contest Winners!>
The Elftown's Means of Transportation
contest winners were announced! However, due to an error concerning the Main Street poll, these winners were not the real deal.
This post does NOT contain the real winners!
2008-05-04 (06:46:30) <news:[Elftown's Means of Transportation@wiki] Voting>
Written apology for the poll issue stated above in the Elftown's Means of Transportation
contest. Main Street poll was reposted.
2008-05-26 (22:15:33) <news:[ECM Phoenix@wiki] & [Magic Competition@wiki]!>
The ECM Phoenix
and Magic Competition
opened. The theme for the ECM being the same as the previous, and the Magic Competition
, being vague, is looking for 'magic'
There are also two sections in the magic one, one for newbies and one for veterans.
2008-06-02 (09:04:25) <news:[Elftown's Means of Transportation@wiki] contest Winners!>
The winners of Elftown's Means of Transportation
contest are announced!
2008-07-05 (16:15:34) <news:Big bad crash>
Elftown had a major meltdown thanks to an old image disk and about a month's worth of material was lost. Including diaries, guestbooks, the member database and the like. Wikis and images were saved and as a result of this crash, [Hedda
] decided to re-vamp Elftown's look to what it is today.
See: Updates 2008-07-04
2008-07-09 (18:13:26) <news:[Crafty Fairytales@wiki]>
A new competition was announced. The contest Crafty Fairytales
was opened to the public with the idea to create (as in sculpt, etc) something from ones favorite fairytale.
Elftown decided to crash again, the probable cause was a broken disc.
2008-07-16 (18:05:16) <news:[Elftown Museum Temporary Exposition@wiki]>
The Elftown Temporary Exposition
was opened with the public in order to have members create their own exhibitions for the public. It could be art themed, story themed, Elftown themed, etc.
2008-07-19 (10:53:16) <news:New crash... Solved>
Another crash occured. Wiki comments failed, guestbook messages were lost and the reason was believed to be a smarttools program.
2008-07-21 (06:14:53) <news:[Elftown Gardens Competition@wiki]>
The Elftown Gardens Competition
opened to the public with the idea to have the members create what they believe would be the gardens of Elftown. What do you think of when you hear 'Elftown' and 'garden' in the same sentence?
2008-07-27 (18:03:44) <news:Big crash again>
Yet another big crash. The believed reason was general overheating and thus the servers were moved closer to a fan. Many comments, postings and members' data was lost as a result.
2008-08-05 (09:54:25) <news:[The Town Herald - Issue 17@wiki]>
The Town Herald - Issue 17
was released, at long last. Also, the Magic Competition
's veteran entry section deadline was extended.
2008-08-26 (11:55:36) <news:[ECM Fairy/Fae@wiki] Winners! [ECM Elf@wiki] started!>
Winners of the ECM Fairy/Fae
are announced. Also, the new ECM contest ECM Elf
2008-09-23 (09:29:28) <news:Halloween Contests Are Open!>
The Halloween art, poetry and costume contests for this year are now open!
2008-10-08 (20:04:43) <news:[The Town Herald - Issue 18@wiki]!>
The latest issue of The Town Herald
is now ready and waiting for your perusal. The theme is 'Zodiac'.
2008-10-19 (12:29:22) <news:Winner of the [Champion's Tournament@wiki]!>
The winner of The Champion's Tournament
is announced - [Lerune
2008-10-26 17:49:03 <news:[Magic Competition@wiki] Newbie Winners!>
The art, photography and writing winners of the Magic Competition
for Newbies have been announced.
2008-10-31 (19:39:57) <news:Halloween Winners & [Elftown Photo Reference Marathon@wiki]!>
The Winners of this year's Halloween contests are announced, as is the start of a new marathon photo contest designed to generate lots of reference photos for our artists.
2008-11-08 (13:06:15) <news:[Halloween Costume Competition@wiki] 2008 Winners!>
Winners of the Halloween Costume Competition are announced.
2008-11-16 (10:54:48) <news:[ECM Phoenix@wiki] Winners & [Reviews@wiki] Feature!>
Winners of the ECM Phoenix are announced, along with the start of the ECM Werewolf
and ECM Drow Art
. The Reviews
feature is also announced.
2008-11-28 (16:34:25) <news:Contribute to [The Town Herald@wiki]!>
The Town Herald
is looking for more writers and contributors. Think you've got what it takes to write for Elftown's Official E-Zine?
2008-12-02 23:11:06) <news:Christmas competitions now open!>
This year's Christmas Art, Photography and Poetry contests are now open.
2008-12-07 (21:07:04) <news:Elftown Gardens revealed!>
The Winners of the Elftown Gardens Competition
2008-12-25 (09:03:32) <news:Christmas Art and Poetry Competition Winners!>
The Winners of the Elftown Christmas Competitions for Art and Poetry are announced.
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