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The Scoop: Balkan Treat Box food truck to offer a taste of Eastern Europe

Just when you thought that every cuisine imaginable was already available from St. Louis’ mobile eateries, Balkan Treat Box rolls onto the scene. A taste of Eastern Europe can be yours in a matter of weeks, since Balkan Treat Box is [...]

April 25, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Will Bevo residents have to foot the bill for a police substation to open?

After a rash of violent crimes in the South St. Louis neighborhood of Bevo, residents called on police to open a substation and increase patrols, but the substation has monetary hurdles to cross before it can open. In February, officials [...]

April 25, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video
Laura Kromjak

Fathoming transgenerational trauma, from Bosnia to Bevo

Laura Kromjak, a Fleming International Visiting Fellow in the Center for International Studies, gave a lecture, “Undoing the Bosnian Genocide,” on Wed., April 15, in which she explored the interplay of trauma and identity within St. Louis’s Bosnian community. [...]

April 17, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Studies
Laura Kromjak

Bosnians in St. Louis struggle over identity, provide lesson on ‘tragic optimism’

For young Bosnians in St. Louis, trying to make sense of their identity can be a complex task. [...]

April 16, 2015 Audio, Bosnians in St. Louis
Ramo Pazara

Allegations of St. Louis terrorism support rooted back in Bosnian War

In one picture, Ramo Pazara is the picture of casual cool. [...]

April 12, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

Killer of Bosnian store owner in south St. Louis gets 50 years in prison

Joseph Fox has received the equivalent of a 50-year prison sentence for shooting two brothers, one of them fatally, during a robbery in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

April 7, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Man steals thousands from employer to fuel drug habit

A tight-knit, family business is betrayed after police say an employee stole tens of thousands of dollars to support a drug habit.  It happened over a period of several years at a south St. Louis County trucking company. [...]

April 2, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
Elvir Mandzukic

Learning about history from those who lived it

The students sat down, notebooks filled with questions for those who had lived through a war covered briefly in class but of major importance to a significant part of their surrounding community. [...]

March 29, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Three Candidates For Two Seats On Affton Board Of Education

Two Affton School District Board of Education incumbents and a newcomer offered their assessments of the district and what they would do if elected to the board at a candidate forum last week. Roughly 40 people attended the forum, which [...]

March 27, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Juvenile certified as adult for trial in Bevo Mill hammer slaying

A juvenile has been certified to stand trial as an adult in the hammer slaying Nov. 30 of a Bosnian immigrant in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

February 26, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News