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Supporters, Opponents Debate Proposed Lucas Museum At Park District MeetingProponents of the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art dominated the public comment part of the park district's board meeting this afternoon.
Eagles, Carole King, George Lucas Lead Kennedy Center HonoreesSome of the biggest pop culture figures of the '70s will be honored by the ceremony.
Judge: Suit Trying To Kill Lakefront Lucas Museum Can ProceedAdvocacy group Friends of the Parks sued Chicago's Park District in November. It calls the would-be museum an "assault on the shores of Lake Michigan." Mayor Rahm Emanuel embraces the plan to build on lakeside land.
Judge Orders City To Leave Proposed Lucas Museum Site UnalteredA federal judge on Tuesday ordered the city not to physically alter the proposed site of The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art until further order of the court during the opening legal battle between the city and opponents of the museum.
Friends Of The Parks Sue To Keep Lucas Museum Off LakefrontA parks advocacy group has filed a federal lawsuit against the city, seeking to block plans to keep filmmaker George Lucas’ proposed museum off the lakefront.
Lakefront Protection Group To File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Site Of Lucas Museum A group opposed to building the planned George Lucas Museum on Chicago's lakefront says they will file a federal lawsuit to challenge the museum site.
Emanuel Playing Coy On Opinion Of Lucas Museum DesignMayor Rahm Emanuel declined to say Wednesday whether he liked the proposed design of filmmaker George Lucas’ lakefront museum.
First Peek At Lucas Museum UnveiledLucas, a renegade filmmaker-turned-billionaire, has promised he will finance the museum, which will include "Star Wars" props and memorabilia, and the endowment that will be necessary to maintain it.
Lucas: I'll Cover Expense Of Lakefront Museum -- 'Everything'The "Star Wars" mastermind was in Chicago Friday to talk about his narrative-art museum, which will be built near Soldier Field. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Derrick Rose To Donate $1 Million To After School MattersAfter School Matters has served 200,000 teens in the last two-plus decades.
Mellody Hobson, George Lucas Holding Fundraiser For After School MattersMellody Hobson and her husband George Lucas are holding a fundraising gala at Navy Pier for the After School Matters program.
Park District Seeking Public Input On Future Of Museum CampusThe Chicago Park District has asked one of the designers of the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art to help with discussions about a long-term vision for the entire lakefront Museum Campus where it is planned to be built.