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Hawthorne District – Neighborhood Feature

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Also known as the Sunnyside District with an easy-going and hip culture, Hawthorne is frequently compared with San Francisco’s Haight Street. Located in the southeastern section of the city, this neighborhood is filled with funk, from the locally-owned coffee shops and restaurants to the boutiques and used clothing stores that give a whole new meaning to fashion. It’s also a favorite on the nightlife scene, but that’s not all. With home styles that include bungalows, four-squares, and uniquely vintage Portland architecture, it’s clear that first and foremost, this place is a neighborhood. (more…)