Homewood library groups sponsor food drive

The Friends of the Homewood Public Library, the Junior Friends of the Library and the Teen Leadership Council are sponsoring a food drive through Friday, Nov. 22.

Non-perishable food items will be donated to a local food pantry and shared with those who can not afford a Thanksgiving dinner.

In addition to the library at 17917 Dixie Highway, Homewood businesses were  solicited for help and have agreed to serve as drop-off points. 

Donations can be made at the following locations:
  • Art 4 Soul, 18135 Harwood Ave.
  • Jonathan Kane Salon, 18065 Harwood Ave.
  • Suzie’s Hallmark, 18065 Harwood Ave.
  • Loulou Belle, 2049 Ridge Road
  • Homewood Florist, 18064 Martin Ave.
  • UpsaDaisy, 18100 Martin Ave.
  • The Village Door, 2019 Ridge Road
  • Bookie’s New and Used Books, 2015 Ridge Road
  • Villager Gift Shop, 2007 Ridge Road
  • Maxine’s Boutique, 1938 Ridge Road 
  • Melody Mart, 18062 Dixie Highway
  • Art Corner Frames, 18703 Dixie Highway

About Us

A great community deserves a great newspaper. The HF Chronicle was created in June 2014 as an online publication. In December 2015 we began monthly print publication, too. Our mission is to chronicle the life of our community — news by, for, and about the people of Homewood and Flossmoor, Illinois.


Do you have something to say? If you want to inform the community about events, issues, recognitions, concerns, etc., write a letter. 

Send a letter

Correction suggestions

If you see a mistake in The Chronicle, whether it's a typo, a misspelling or an error of fact, please let us know. Our goal is to provide reliable, accurate stories, and if we miss a detail, we want to fix it fast.

Submit correction

Contact Us

A great community makes a great newspaper. We want to hear from you with news tips, story ideas, your photos and accounts of events, corrections, problems, suggestions, etc. Call or write the editors
Eric Crump at [email protected] or 630-728-2661
Marilyn Thomas at [email protected]
Tom Houlihan at [email protected]

For advertising, distribution or general business inquiries, contact Eric Crump at [email protected] or 630-728-2661.

Postal address:
The HF Chronicle
P.O. Box 461
Flossmoor, IL 60422