Landmark Status in Pilsen: Good or Bad for the Neighborhood?

Landmark Status in Pilsen: Good or Bad for the Neighborhood?

By Jay Shefsky | WTTW News – News.WTTW.com – Image: Chicago Department Of Planning And Development. The Pilsen neighborhood, in Chicago, Illinois, has been at the center of battles over gentrification. Now the longtime Mexican American community is facing...
Chicago’s murals and mosaics

Chicago’s murals and mosaics

By Sun-Times staff – Chicago.SunTimes.com – Photo: Annie Costabile | Sun-Times. Photo: A mural at 1813 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Acclaimed writer Nelson Algren once described Chicago, Illinois, as “an October sort of city even in spring.” But it’s not...