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Bosnian festival celebrates 10th year in south St. Louis

2014 marks the 10th year for the Bosnia Festival in south St. Louis. Every year, the festival reminds Sadik Kukic to think how far he and his friends have come since he came here 20 years ago after fleeing a [...]

September 1, 2014 Multimedia, Video

Monument Honors St. Louis Bosnian community

SOURCE: KSDK [...]

September 1, 2014 Video
Sebilj Fundraiser

Sebilj Fundraiser

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November 29, 2013

Sebilj should be completed by March

While the first groups of fans were arriving from across America on Saturday morning and were getting familiar with the surroundings of St. Louis, Nihad Totic was trying to move among a number of parked vehicles with the intention to [...]

November 22, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Celebrating Bosnian Heritage

Last weekend, in the Bevo Mill district of south St. Louis (also known as “Little Bosnia”), ground was broken on a new monument to the area’s Bosnian community. This monument will be a replica of the Sebilj, a stone and wooden [...]

October 2, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News

Monument to be built in Bosnian neighborhood

ST. LOUIS (AP) — About 70,000 Bosnians live in the St. Louis area, and a new monument in the city’s Bevo Mill neighborhood will offer a little taste of their homeland. The president of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Zeljko Komsic, was [...]

October 1, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

In Little Bosnia, a gift from immigrants to St. Louis

St. Louis Bosnians who gathered in the Bevo Mill neighborhood Sunday to salute the groundbreaking of a monument to their motherland were themselves hailed by the president of Bosnia and Herzegovina. [...]

September 29, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Sebilj groundbreaking ceremony and fundraiser

Bosnian Chamber of Commerce and United Bosnian Association invites you to join us on SUNDAY, September 29th, 2013 at 11:30am for SEBILJ groundbreaking ceremony at intersection of Gravois and Morganford Rd.  [...]

September 28, 2013 Community Events

What is Sebilj?

Since our publication of Sabah’s article on Tuesday (Feb.12.2013) in regards to the building of the “Sebilj” in St. Louis, we have received numerous inquiries asking for an explanation of what in fact a Sebilj is? We feel obligated to [...]

February 13, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News

Bosnian Sebilj in The Heart of St. Louis

On January 30th, 2013, Mayor Francis G. Slay welcomed a ten-member delegation from the Bosnian community in his office at St. Louis City Hall. The delegation visited the mayor with the intention of presenting project “Sebilj” and inquiring about final [...]

February 12, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News