Lucas museum clears another hurdle

The proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art and a sampling of the collection. originally posted by chicagotribune.com by – John Byrne Lucas museum clears another hurdle Plan Commission gives thumbs up to Lucas museum George Lucas’ museum moved closer to touching down on the lakefront, getting the go-ahead Thursday from the Chicago Plan Commission for…

After School Matters Receives $25 Million Gift From George Lucas

(Image c/o: afterschoolmatters.org) The After School Matters program for teens received a $25 million donation from movie maker George Lucas Wednesday. The program was started by former Chicago First Lady Maggie Daley, who died of breast cancer two years ago. “I cannot help but to think about Maggie Daley and all that she did to make After…

Lucas Engaged

George Lucas Engaged to DreamWorks Chairwoman Mellody Hobson 05 January 2013 With all of the recent news around Lucasfilm being bought by Disney, fans might be getting riled up, but it looks like George Lucas himself is living the sweet life. Looks like everything is coming up roses for the director, as he recently got…