Mayor Emanuel Snaps At Parks Group Over Lucas Museum StalemateWBBM's Steve Miller reports the mayor was asked about rumored demands the group is making to allow the Lucas Museum on the lakefront.
Report: Group May Be Willing To Drop Fight Against Lucas Museum On LakefrontA published report says the Friends of the Parks organization has a list of demands in exchange for backing off.
Friends Of Parks Boss Open To Lucas Museum Discussion, But Won't Drop LawsuitA doomed plan for George Lucas' "Star Wars" museum on the lakefront may have been revived.
Chicagoan Submits Pro-Lucas Museum Petition To Adversary GroupNo Jedi mind tricks here. Gino Generelli collected 2,500 signatures and took them to the Friends of the Parks organization. WBBM's Mike Krauser reports.
Protesters Demand Parks Group Drop Lucas Museum LawsuitScores of protesters rallied outside the Loop headquarters of the civic group Friends of the Parks on Thursday, demanding they drop their lawsuit blocking filmmaker George Lucas from building his proposed museum on the lakefront.
Friends Of The Park Group Has Long History Of Fighting Lakefront DevelopmentCBS 2's Jim Williams takes a closer look at Friends of the Parks, its mission and its history.
What Is Chicago Losing If Lucas Museum Goes Elsewhere?
Emanuel Taking Lucas Museum Fight To Federal Appeals CourtA day after George Lucas and Mellody Hobson said they've begun exploring options outside Chicago for their proposed lakefront museum, the Emanuel administration said it would be going to a federal appeals court to dismiss a lawsuit holding up the project.
Lucas Museum's Chicago Plan Now Appears DeadGeorge Lucas and his wife, Mellody Hobson have pulled the plug on plans for their museum in Chicago.
Friends Of The Parks Opposes Emanuel's Compromise Plan For Lucas MuseumDespite agreeing to temporarily halt their lawsuit challenging the original plan for "Star Wars" creator George Lucas' lakefront museum, Friends of the Parks said Tuesday it would oppose any plan to put the museum along Lake Michigan, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposed compromise at McCormick Place.
McCormick Architect Helmut Jahn Pans Lucas Museum PlanHelmut Jahn, the architect of the original McCormick Place East building, not surprisingly doesn’t think much of the idea of tearing it down to make way for the George Lucas Museum.