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Blind Man Shines on Judo Mat

At 29 years old, Adnan Gutic, has been blind his entire life. “I was actually born blind and I’m totally blind in my right eye” he said. [...]

December 2, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

European connection leads the line for Webster men’s soccer

The Webster University Men’s Soccer Team’s attacking line is a partnership 4,659 miles in the making. [...]

September 10, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

The moon as his guide, teen heads to Harvard

The good news came seven months ago, but Irhad Sehovic still finds it hard to believe. “Congratulations. I’m delighted to inform you…,” read the email from Harvard University. All the hard work had paid off. Sehovic, 18, was headed to [...]

July 16, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

Nermin Zimic wins AIGA award for genocide project

Bright designs for restaurant menus, concerts and other events filled this spring’s AIGA Saint Louis show in the gallery at the Center of Creative Arts in University City, Mo. [...]

June 3, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

4th Grader Organizes Relief Drive for Bosnian Flood Victims

Badly-needed clothing, food, fresh water and other supplies are on their way from the St. Louis area to Bosnia. [...]

May 30, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

“I just try to do as much as I can”

St. Louis County Police Officer Darko Omeragic’s native land has known its share of troubles. [...]

May 30, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

Bosnian Family Restaurant Helps St. Louis Refugees Rebuild

“Everything I do, I feel like a bring a little piece of Bosnia with me. But I keep it American,” says Senada Grbic, the 25-year-old sous chef of Grbic, the expansive Eastern European restaurant at the edge of Dutchtown and [...]

May 21, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

Sejla Grahovic’s New Book About a New Life After the Bosnian War

The Bosnian War paved a long road to freedom for Sejla Grahovic. From a destroyed home to living in a refugee camp, she made her way to St. Louis. [...]

May 7, 2014 Stories

ADO JAHIC – St. Louis & U17 Bosnian NT Talent

We sat down today with young St. Louis talent 16 year-old Ado Jahic to talk about his career, future, and more. He recently represented the U17 Bosnian national team in the UEFA U17 Euro 2014 Elite Round. [...]

April 11, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

St. Louis Bosnians Unite to Help 2-Year-Old Battling Rare Cancer

As his two-year-old daughter Ariana in the hospital with a very rare cancer, three more kids at home, a pregnant wife and no insurance, Dzevad Dizdarevic sat outside the hospital with his head in his hands. [...]

December 17, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Stories