Face Off: The Supermarket Sushi of Hawthorne

Food Reviews & Stories
Supermarket sushi isn’t just for the cold case anymore. Head to Hawthorne and there, within two blocks of each other, sit two sushi restaurants inside grocery stores. The Hawthorne Fred Meyer has a    More
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

The Alhambra Theatre is Closing

The historic Hawthorne venue's latest incarnation hosts its final shows this month.


Stop me if you've heard this one before: The Alhambra Theatre is closing. Again. According to a post on the venue's Facebook page, the current occupants of the century-old music venue at the corner of Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard and 49th Avenue "have been unable to come to mutually agreeable terms in regards to our lease." The doors close at the end of June, and all shows scheduled beyond that point ...   More
Monday, June 8, 2015 MATTHEW SINGER

Street Talk

Community policing has come to Hawthorne Boulevard—and it seems to be working.

News Stories
After 32 years, Robert Proctor and his wife, Jocelyn, had gotten used to the “travelers”—the influx of homeless people who gathered each summer near their home next to the CD Gamexchange o   More
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 SAMI EDGE

The Dock

Your guide to Portland’s chillest summer party scene!

It’s hot and about to get hotter. On average, Aug. 8 is the warmest day of the year in Portland. So what are you going to do this week? You’re going to the hottest place in town: the Dock.    More
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 KATHERINE MARRONE

Dr. Know: Closed Bridge Conundrum

Dr. Know
I was late to my restaurant job Saturday because the Hawthorne Bridge was closed for a private party. Really? The Fremont and Morrison bridges were closed, too. Can I close a bridge for, say, a pie   More
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 MARTY SMITH


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