Full coverage of Chicago's newest cultural institution

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 08:38 AM CST

First Look at George Lucas Museum Revealed

First Look at George Lucas Museum Revealed

Chicago is getting its first glance at what the George Lucas Museum might look like.

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:44 AM CDT

George Lucas Fills in Details on Chicago Museum

George Lucas Fills in Details on Chicago Museum

George Lucas is filling in details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how he settled on Chicago as a location over his hometown of San Francisco.

Thursday, Oct 9, 2014 at 05:13 PM CDT

Lucas Museum Debuts Website

Lucas Museum Debuts Website

The website for the Lucas Museum was revamped and features modern designs and bold font.

Monday, Aug 11, 2014 at 01:26 PM CDT

Lucas Museum Construction Could Unearth Dangerous Pollutants

Lucas Museum Construction Could Unearth Dangerous Pollutants

Work to build the museum atop 17 acres adjacent to Soldier Field and Lake Michigan could unearth potentially cancer-causing chemicals from debris dating back to the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 06:37 PM CDT

Beijing, Chicago Architects to Design Lucas Museum

Beijing, Chicago Architects to Design Lucas Museum

Architects from Beijing and Chicago will design George Lucas' new museum to be built along Chicago's lakefront.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 05:10 PM CDT

Filmmaker George Lucas Eyes Chicago for Museum

Filmmaker George Lucas Eyes Chicago for Museum

Memorabilia from a galaxy far, far away could land in Chicago if filmmaker George Lucas gets his way.

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Outbreak of Canine Influenza Hits Chicago Area

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Rahm Wooing Indiana Businesses After "Religious Freedom" Act

Rahm Wooing Indiana Businesses After "Religious Freedom" Act

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McDonald's to Test All-Day Breakfast

McDonald's to Test All-Day Breakfast

Could you soon get an Egg McMuffin breakfast sandwich after 10:30 a.m.?

Airline Employee Arrested With Gun at O'Hare

Airline Employee Arrested With Gun at O'Hare

Two men, including an airline employee, were arrested for bringing loaded handguns to O’Hare International Airport in separate instances within an hour of each other on Friday afternoon.

Illinois Bike Path Installs Signs Asking Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

Illinois Bike Path Installs Signs Asking Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

To whoever has been pooping on the public bike path in Hampton, Illinois – please stop, officials have asked.