First look at George Lucas’ futuristic Chicago museum

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Published November 07, 2014

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The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will house pieces from the Star Wars creator’s $600m personal collection. (AP)

The sketches of Star Wars creator George Lucas’ Chicago museum show a flowing white building topped with a hovering ring. The newly unveiled architectural designs for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art were drawing a range of reaction on Wednesday, from snide comments to forthright admiration.

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After School Matters Receives $25 Million Gift From George Lucas

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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 School Matters what it is. She poured her heart ...

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