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St. Louis Bosnians

Monthly Archives: June 2012

St. Louis hopes immigrants will find beauty in Mosaic

When Jason Jan came to the United States, he traveled a bit, even spent some time in California. But when it was time to settle down and found his own company, the native Malaysian knew just where he wanted to [...]

June 28, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis region making push for immigrants

St. Louis lags behind many other U.S. metropolitan areas in attracting immigrants, but a new effort is underway to change that. The St. Louis Mosaic Project was formally launched Thursday with an ambitious aim to make the St. Louis region [...]

June 28, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, Statistics

New public hearing ordered for Islamic Community Center

The St. Louis County Council Tuesday accepted without comment a recommendation from the Planning Commission that the process of approving an Islamic Community Center in South County begin anew. [...]

June 26, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

UMSL political scientist talks Bosnian Muslims; article features alumni brothers

For more than 20 years, St. Louis has become home to thousands of Bosnian refugees. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch took a comprehensive look Sunday at how the Bosnian community in greater St. Louis has grown and changed over the years. [...]

June 25, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

New initiative aimed at bringing more immigrants to St. Louis

A new initiative is aiming to bring more immigrants to St. Louis. [...]

June 25, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Worker killed at Pepsi bottling plant in St. Louis identified

A worker was accidentally killed inside the Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company in north St. Louis on Friday evening, police said. [...]

June 22, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

From the editor: Taking an in-depth look at St. Louis Bosnians

The vibrant Bosnian community in the Bevo Mill neighborhood might ring familiar to those who frequent the area in south St. Louis, perhaps eating at the family restaurants or shopping at the small businesses. [...]

June 22, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis Bosnians Meet With Police, Talk Public Safety After Two Tragic Immigrant Shootings

Two of the recent high-profile shootings in the city of St. Louis shared a common, tragic thread: immigrant who came here for a better life becoming victims of senseless, random violence. [...]

June 22, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Mirza Gogic calls for the violence to stop

There are some safety fears in South St. Louis. The community is calling for action after two St. Louis immigrants were murdered within 10 days of one another. [...]

June 22, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video

Police Seek To Ease South City Safety Concerns

Many Bosnian residents in south St. Louis City continue to feel unnerved by the murder of Haris Gogic, a 19-year-old convenience store worker who was killed three weeks ago. [...]

June 20, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News