Hot Spot Café reopens

COTTAGE GROVE – The iconic Hot Spot Café was revived this week, returning to its original place on Main Street. The historic restaurant brings back fond memories for many — after all, what’s more classic than sharing a milkshake and a basket of fries with friends? 

New owner and CEO Len Blackstone has made it his mission to preserve the history of the Hot Spot, one of Cottage Grove’s cultural touchstones, by bringing back the big miner’s breakfast and adding a dash of new flavor too — with fresh donuts made-to-order, vegan options and . . .