The Croatian Diaspora

16 Mar 2017, 18:41 PM

A new Croatian caucus co-chair in the US Congress - press release on March 15, 2017.

08 Mar 2017, 14:04 PM

Continuing his look at the successful '40 under 40' members of the Croatian diaspora in North America on March 8, 2017, TCN's Steve Rukavina meets virtuosa classical guitarist, Ana Vidovic. 

05 Mar 2017, 07:15 AM

The dynamic and influential professionals of the Croatian diaspora in the United States will gather in May for their second annual conference, with the aim of empowering Croatian-Americans to expand their networks and outreach, according to a press release on March 4, 2017.

28 Feb 2017, 11:12 AM

Continuing our look at Croatian diaspora experiences on February 28, 2017, and a first for this series - a young Croat who, like many others, left Croatia for Ireland, made a success of his move working for global companies - and then returned to live in Zagreb as he was enthused about the potential of a Croatian IT startup in Zagreb. Looking for inspiration and the potential of the new Croatia? Meet Antun Lucic. 

16 Feb 2017, 00:01 AM

It is two years since TCN's Lidija Ivanek SiLa moved to Ireland, one of the fastest growing Croatian diasporas. Some reflections on February 15, 2017. 

24 Jan 2017, 19:26 PM

The winners of this year's Oscar awards will be taking home a statuette with a special connection to Croatia for the second year in a row.

12 Jan 2017, 17:31 PM

National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation (NFCA) recently announced its  “40 Under 40" winners from USA. In a new series on TCN, Steve Rukavina meets them, starting with the lovely Christina Cindrich on January 13, 2017. 

14 Dec 2016, 17:11 PM

It has been quite a year for UFC World Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic - TCN's Steve Rukavina takes a closer look on December 14, 2016.

29 Nov 2016, 16:27 PM

The search for the brightest young Croatian talent in North America has been a great success, as the winners of the NFCA "40 under 40" competition are announced on November 29, 2016.

18 Nov 2016, 15:13 PM

Most international contributions came from Australia (1,414.767,46 Kuna), second is Bosnia&Herzegovina (282.893,26 Kuna) and third is Switzerland (196.292,22 Kuna)

15 Nov 2016, 16:32 PM

The long time extraordinary Croatian American activist Anne Pavlich passed away peacefully in her home in Bethesda, Maryland on November 11, 2016. I must say upfront that she was a special friend of mine for 39 years.

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  • Due to strong wind on the A7 motorway between Draga and Šmrika junctions there is a traffic ban on: doubledeckers, trailers and motorcycles. For the same reason the driving speed has to be reduced on the A1 motorway from Gospić junction to Sveti Rok tunnel as well as on the A6 Rijeka-Zagreb motorway from Kikovica to Tuhobić tunnel, from Tuhobić tunnel to Delnice junction. Due to a traffic accident traffic is flowing in reduced lanes on the A11 motorway between Buševec junction and Mraclin rest area in direction Velika Gorica. During the day difficulties can be expected in roadwork areas. Drivers are invited to keep distance and to adjust the speed to road conditions. With the bad weather the headlights have to be on during the day as well. One lane is free only/traffic is flowing in reduced lanes on the following motorways:-A1 5th-8th km in direction Rijeka, in Plasina tunnel in both directions; -A2 Zagreb-Macelj between Zaprešić and Zabok junctions 20th-18th km in both directions; -A3 Bregana-Lipovac between Kutina and Novska junctions 119th-120th km in both directions; -A6 Rijeka-Zagreb at Svilno viaduct 78th-80th km between Orehovica and Čavle junctions in each direction till 1 June; -A8 in Istria on the section Lupoglav-Učka tunnel. Roadworks on the A4 Zagreb-Goričan motorway (Zagreb detour road): - till 9 June traffic is suspended in the entrance lane of Kraljevečki Novaki from direction Sesvete and Dugo Selo towards Ivanja Reka junction, there is a local detour; in the roadwork area traffic is flowing in reduced lanes; - till 26 April traffic is suspended in the exit lane of Popovec junction from direction Goričan towards Popovec, detour for direction Vrbovec-Popovec: Sveta Helena junction (A4)-Sveta Helena-DC3 Goričica-Belovar-Žerjavinec-Soblinec-Popovec junction, for direction Goričan (A4)-Sveta Helena: Komin junction (A4)-DC3-Sveti Ivan Zelina-Donja Zelina-Žerjavinec-Soblinec-Popovec. Lepenica rest area (at 57th km) on the A6 Rijeka-Zagreb motorway is closed till 15 June, the previous rest area and petrol station is the one Ravna Gora (at 30th km), the next one Cernik-Čavle (17,8 km away from Lepenica). Due to roadworks traffic is suspended: -on the DC1 state road in Lučko and Stupnik (Zagreb); -on the DC8 Adriatic road at Posedarje; -on the DC6 state road, section Glina-Dvor border crossing, detour: Glina (DC37)-Petrinja-Hrvatska Kostajnica-Dvor. Traffic is regulated by traffic signals/one road lane is free only:-on the DC1 state road in Knin until 14 July; -on the DC1 state road at Klinča Sela, Tušilović and Mostanje; -on the DC1 Sinj-Klis Grlo state road at Dicmo; -on the DC8 Adriatic road on the section Kaštel Stari-Kaštel Gomilica, at Podstrana, on the section Zaton Doli-Bistrina, at Srebreno; -on the DC66 Pula-Most Raša state road; -on the DC75 Poreč detour road, section Vrvari-Bijela; -on the DC62 Veliki Prolog-Metković state road at Most Metković.
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  • During the day difficulties can be expected at the border crossings with Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Hungary due to traffic density and occasional additional controls. Freight traffic is heavy at:-Bregana (2 hours) and Pasjak (30 minutes) in the outbound direction, -Bajakovo (3,5 hours), Tovarnik (45 minutes) and Erdut (an hour) in the inbound direction. In the inbound bus traffic at Klek there is the waiting time of 30 minutes. In the outbound passenger traffic there are delays up to 30 minutes. Due to roadworks at Županja and Slavonski Brod border crossings delays can be expected. At Harmica border crossing traffic is allowed for vehicles up to 7,5 tonnes only.
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  • The following ferries, catamarans and boats do not operate due to strong wind: -Lopar-Valbiska ferry, -Mali Lošinj-Rijeka, Rijeka-Rab-Novalja, Split-Hvar-Vela Luka-Ubli, Split-Hvar-Korčula, Split-Bol-Jelsa, Split-Vis, Zadar-Rivanj-Sestrunj-Zverinac-Božava-Brbinj and Zadar-Mali Iž-Veli Iž-Mala Rava-Rava catamarans, -Mali Lošinj-Unije-Susak, Zadar-Preko and Šibenik-Zlarin-Prvić Luka-Šepurine-Vodice boats. Šibenik-Kaprije-Žirje ferry does not stop at Kaprije port, Zadar-Molat-Brgulje-Zapuntel-Ist catamaran at Molat and Brgulje ports.
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