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Sneak Peek: Lemmons By Grbic Opens Soon in South City

In May, a renowned restaurant family revives and revamps an old St. Louis mainstay in South City. Lemmons By Grbic brings the former pizza parlor and bar – which closed in 2014 after a dozen years in business under its previous ownership – back to life with a complete gut renovation and [...]

April 19, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Small Bites: Cevapi are a highlight of Yapi’s Bosnian and American fare

Small Bites is an occasional series visiting new and established restaurants. [...]

April 12, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

MLS supporters look to Bosnian community in push to win votes for proposed stadium

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The group trying to bring Major League Soccer to St. Louis called on all Bosnians in the city to attend a town hall style meeting Wednesday night. [...]

April 3, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

St. Louis Islamic Center celebrates grand opening of Nur Mosque

The St. Louis Islamic Center celebrated the grand opening of a a $1.5 million Nur Mosque over the weekend with the grand opening on Saturday, April 1, 2017, in St. Louis County. Husein Kavazovic, the leader of the Muslim faith in Bosnia, led the official opening. Photos by Christian Gooden, [...]

April 3, 2017 stlbosnians Community Events, News 0

A look at the Bosnian community in South County

Brian Jennings, who teaches a Bosnian-American studies course at Affton High School, reflects on the impact of the refugee community. [...]

March 28, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Trump May Not Want Immigrants, but Rust Belt Mayors Do

In 1997, refugee Alem Boric and a partner started Europa Market, 600 square feet of Bosnia in St. Louis. [...]

March 17, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Corner Bistro: a slice of heaven in Princeton Heights

While Corner Bistro has some of the most devoted regulars around, chances are you haven’t heard of the unassuming restaurant located at the corner of Macklind and Loughborough in the city’s Princeton Heights neighborhood. Flying under the critics’ radar for the last three years since it opened, it was voted [...]

February 27, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Townsend: Lesson of St. Louis and Bosnians

As I grew up in St. Louis, some of the most valuable relationships of my life were with Muslim Bosnian refugees, who make up a significant population of the city. [...]

February 1, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Celebrating St. Louis as a city of refugees and immigrants

When Bosnian refugees arrived in St. Louis in the 1990s, their positive effect on neighborhoods was quickly apparent: neglected areas stabilized, new businesses opened and vitality returned to South City blocks. [...]

January 31, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Yiro/Gyro Expands with Three New St. Louis Locations

Yiro/Gyro is on a growth tear. The fast-casual restaurant from brothers Mirza and Merim Imamovic (who opened the Gyro Company with their mother in South City 10 years ago) is opening the doors to three new St. Louis-area locations. [...]

January 19, 2017 stlbosnians News 0