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His father is a Washington University janitor. Now, this Bosnian refugee will study there.

There’s still a picture that floats around the house of Meris Saric as a toddler wearing an adult-size Washington University sweatshirt that he got from his dad. [...]

August 24, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Small Bites: Balkan Treat Box is your new food-truck obsession

A food truck with a wood-fired oven doesn’t guarantee a quality meal, but it will always pique my curiosity. If you’re willing to install an actual hearth in a rolling metal box and stand beside it during a St. Louis summer, you must be serious about your cooking. [...]

August 22, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Lemmons by Grbic Is a New South City Classic

Growing up in St. Louis, the Grbic siblings — Senada, Erna and Ermin — were spoiled by home-cooked Bosnian cuisine, lovingly prepared by their mother. It wasn’t that she just knew how to cook well; every Saturday morning, she would rise at 4 a.m. to begin preparing a feast that [...]

July 26, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

How Loryn Nalic Fell in Love with Bosnian Food — and Founded Balkan Treat Box

Loryn Nalic, chef and owner of Balkan Treat Box (314-667-9926; www.balkantreatbox.com), thanks her lucky stars that she learned how to cook at such a young age — it got her out of trouble with her parents.  [...]

July 26, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

The Bevo Question – What will happen to St. Louis’ Little Bosnia when it’s not so Bosnian?

Tony Zanti walks up the sidewalk along the newly laid blacktop of Gravois Avenue as drivers zip past a string of revamped buildings on the north edge of Bevo Mill. [...]

July 5, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

While fasting for Ramadan, Muslim St. Louisans prepare food at local homeless shelter

Because Islam puts a special focus on charity during the holy month of Ramadan, many Muslims St. Louisans are taking extra time to serve others. [...]

June 19, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

J’s Pitaria to open in Bevo Mill neighborhood

Josi and Zamir Jahic are opening a restaurant, J’s Pitaria (5003 Gravois), serving traditional Bosnian food in the Bevo Mill neighborhood—an area with a significant Bosnian immigrant population—but they hope their main dish, pita, attracts a wider clientele. [...]

May 23, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Saint Louis Signs Alihodzic

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Saint Louis FC announced on Wednesday the club had signed of midfielder Emir Alihodžić for the remainder of the 2017 season. [...]

May 21, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Lemmons by Grbic Opens Next Week, Giving New Life to a Classic Venue

“There’s so much history with Lemmons,” says Erna Grbic. “It seems like everyone in St. Louis has been in this space.” [...]

May 18, 2017 stlbosnians News 0

Armin Grozdanic Is Making What Might Be the Best Cevapi in St. Louis

Armin Grozdanic, chef and owner of Yapi Mediterranean Subs and Sandwiches (5005 S. Kingshighway, 314-354-8333), sees his job in the restaurant business as no surprise. “The majority of my family members were cooks, butchers or restaurant owners,” Grozdanic says. “My aunt owned a place very similar to [Yapi] and my [...]

May 9, 2017 stlbosnians News 0