Bustamante Museum to open Tuesday

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The life and work of the late Jamaican national hero, Sir Alexander Bustamante, will be on display for all to see come Tuesday, when the Bustamante Museum is officially opened.
The museum has been established at Sir Alexander’s former home on Tucker Avenue in St Andrew.
More than 50 boxes of historical documents relating to Sir Alexander’s life and service to Jamaica, as the country’s first chief minister and prime minister, will be available for research and reference when the museum opens.

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Prince Edward to visit Feb 2

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The Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward, is scheduled to visit Jamaica on Monday, February 2, to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award ceremony set for King’s House.
He will be attending in his capacity as international trustee of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award International Association.
The programme, which operates in 127 countries, is aimed at self-development and caters to persons between 14 and 25 years old. The concept is designed to support young people to develop into responsible and active citizens. Prince Edward will present awards to 21 Jamaicans.

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Midseason TV’s Sexiest Star

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Despite her friendship with Paula Abdul, Kara DioGuardi made headlines for not just

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California Beef Stew with Zinfandel

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INGREDIENTS

  • 2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 to 4 pound boned beef chuck or round, cut into 2-inch cubes
  • 3 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1⁄2 cup sifted flour
  • 3 cup California zinfandel (about one bottle minus a taste for the cook)
  • 2 cup chopped onions
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 cup chopped canned Italian-style tomatoes, drained
  • 1 cup beef stock or broth
  • 1 item bay leaf

 

PREPARATION

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A Restful Place

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A Restful Place

A little stream runs through a garden.
The sound of its merry voice,
Making a musical background
To the birds twittering in the trees.
A garden seat placed beside the stream,
Makes a pleasant place to rest
At the end of a busy day.
A place to sit and reflect,

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Ingredients to Michelle Obama’s Style

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Spend Less

Spend Less

Next time you shop for bargains at H&M, don’t be surprised if you see Michelle Obama going through the racks. That’s where the first lady got this striped dress, which retails for only $34.90.
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