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.

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First-Ever Hermosa Tamal Fest Set For This Weekend

"Get to know the business owners and support the neighborhood businesses that keep the community of Hermosa vibrant and alive."