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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 News

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 News

Doing just fine

How Muslim refugees from Bosnia transformed a corner of the Midwest “AMERICA has always been conflicted about immigration,” says Anna Crosslin, head of the International Institute of St Louis, which sponsors refugees and helps them after they arrive. In the [...]

December 16, 2015 News

Ibrahim Vajzovic Joins Midwest BankCentre Legal Board of Directors

St. Louis, MO (June 29, 2015) – Ibrahim Vajzovic, president of Vajzovic Real Estate, LLC has been elected to the Midwest BankCentre Legal Board of Directors.  [...]

July 14, 2015 Stories

The Pulse of St. Louis: A closer look at the Islamic State

President Obama asked Congress for authority to declare war again on Islamic State Wednesday, triggering a wave of reaction from members of the Bosnian community in the St. Louis area. More than 70,000 Bosnians live here, the largest population outside [...]

February 15, 2015 Video

Missouri Business Magazine on Ibrahim Vajzovic

IBRAHIM VAJZOVIC is a refugee residing in the St. Louis area for almost 20 years now. Originally from Bosnia, he and his wife, Fazira, fled to Missouri in 1994 during the Bosnian War. At the time, the Vajzovic’s spoke no [...]

September 11, 2013 Stories

Touring a Bosnian Smokehouse

Bosnians have brought their meat-smoking customs to St. Louis. [...]

August 23, 2013 Video

St. Louis immigration project aims to communicate

If St. Louis wants to attract more immigrants, it needs to do a better job telling its story — to itself and to the world. [...]

July 3, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

St. Louis hopes immigrants will find beauty in Mosaic

When Jason Jan came to the United States, he traveled a bit, even spent some time in California. But when it was time to settle down and found his own company, the native Malaysian knew just where he wanted to [...]

June 28, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

National Small Business Week in St. Louis

Dr. Ibrahim Vajzovic will be the special guest of SBA on a panel entitled Entrepreneurship for New Americans  at 12: 30 p.m., Wednesday, June 19 in the Clay Center Classrooms at Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis. [...]

June 17, 2013 Community Events