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Kemal Kurspahic

Bosnia Memory Project Honors Sarajevo Journalist, Curator Wife

The Bosnia Memory Project at Fontbonne University will honor Sarajevo newsman Kemal Kurspahić and his wife, Vesna, a photo curator, with the inaugural Civic Courage Award, an honor designed to.recognize the values of inclusion, tolerance and mutuality at the foundation [...]

June 3, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events
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A Bite of Culture – Saeger Middle School hosted its Celebration of Nations

With the increasing amount of connectivity, the world just keeps getting smaller and smaller. The importance of understanding and appreciating the cultures of those around us has been heightened because of that. The United States of America is known as [...]

May 29, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories
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Bevo event joins ranks of Memorial Day weekend festivals

The city’s Bosnian Chamber of Commerce on Sunday unveiled a new offering in the growing list of Memorial Day weekend events — Taste of Bevo. [...]

May 25, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Washington People: Sead Ademovic

Sead Ademovic jokingly describes himself as “the most hated person on the campus.” He is the one who stuffs those dreaded yellow envelopes with $10, $30, sometimes even $500 parking tickets. Those big fines are for scofflaws who tamper with [...]

May 17, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories
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Bevo Police Substation Opens

Things continue to improve in the Bevo neighborhood of south St. Louis since the murder of a Bosnian immigrant, six months ago. [...]

May 17, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
Officer Hajrudin Ducanovic lays flowers on his sister's memorial Saturday, May 16, 2015 in the Bevo Mill neighborhood of south St. Louis. His commanding officer Captain Steven Mueller and his wife Edina Ducanovic look on.

Bevo Mill police substation opens in south St. Louis

The Bevo Mill neighborhood in south St. Louis now has its own police substation. Community efforts to fund a substation ramped up after the murder of Zemir Begic in December 2014. [...]

May 17, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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New police substation opening in Bevo Mill neighborhood

BEVO MILL – A new police substation is opening in the Bevo Mill neighborhood of south St. Louis Saturday. [...]

May 16, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
Bosnian Chamber of Commerce St. Louis

Bosnian Chamber President: Things Looking Up in Bevo Neighborhood

Bosnians in the Bevo Neighborhood are feeling more optimistic about their neighborhood than they have in awhile, but they’re wearily looking ahead at a long, hot summer. [...]

May 14, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Third teen charged in hammer killing of Bosnian immigrant in St. Louis

A third teenager has been charged in the hammer slaying of Bosnian immigrant Zemir Begic in the city’s Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

May 12, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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The unlikely community that drew inspiration from the Ferguson protests

ST. LOUIS – Ibro Tucakovic did not expect to win when he entered the race for a local school board seat in January. He filed at the last minute and assembled a miniscule campaign budget – hardly a recipe for [...]

April 28, 2015 Advocacy, Bosnians in St. Louis, News