The Eastland mural in Pilsen was defaced with graffiti. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago; Emysal Rose Martinez

Pilsen Mural Memorializing Victims Of The Eastland Disaster Defaced With Graffiti

The Eastland mural, in remembrance of the Czech immigrants who perished on the Chicago River in 1915, isn't the first mural to be targeted with graffiti on 16th Street.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

St. Adalbert Church Could Become Chicago Landmark Under Proposal By Ald. Sigcho-Lopez

The freshman alderman wants to landmark the church and its rectory building, according to a letter submitted to the Department of Planning and Development.