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Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fully Half Of The Area’s Muslims Are Bosnians

Mehnaz Afridi was astonished to learn that half of this area’s Muslims are Bosnians. The Muslim scholar will be in the area March 31 to give the Lee Institute lecture on the issues faced by Muslim women. For many in St. Louis, [...]

March 28, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Soccer match ticket sales are getting off to a slow start

There is an international soccer match coming to St. Louis in two months, if you haven’t heard. Based on slow early ticket sales, maybe you haven’t. Or maybe you have. [...]

March 27, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis Symphony Presents ‘Bosnian Journey: Generations’

After the devastating war that ravaged Bosnia and Herzegovina from early 1992 through 1995, refugees began arriving in the St. Louis area. And now the Bosnian population here has grown to more than 60,000, making it the largest Bosnian community [...]

March 17, 2014 News, Video

Bosnia Memory Project Partners with Symphony

The Bosnia Memory Project at Fontbonne University is dedicated to recording the stories of Bosnian genocide survivors. On March 19, selections from these stories will reach a new audience in a new way: They will be heard alongside traditional Bosnian Sevdah music [...]

March 12, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events, News

Global Game Goes Well For Bayless Bronchos

Up by 18 points at halftime, a Bayless victory in Friday’s district final over Gateway looked like a sure thing. It wasn’t.   [...]

March 11, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Bosnia and Herzegovina Independence Day Celebrating 22 Years

Today marks the twenty-second anniversary of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH) independence. On this day in 1992, out of the 64 percent of BiH’s constituents that voted in the independence referendum, 99.4 percent voted for independence from the Socialist Federal Republic of [...]

March 1, 2014 Advocacy

Bosnia, Ivory Coast to play World Cup tuneup at Dome

Bosnia-Herzegovina, very much the home team when it played a match against Argentina here in November, will return to St. Louis in May for a World Cup warmup match against Ivory Coast. [...]

March 1, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News