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Another frozen-yogurt shop? Really? Realllly?

C'mon Mountain View... There are a few things that downtown Mountain View does not need: More asian-style restaurants, hair/nail...

Original post made by TS on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by MV Mom, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 4072 Views


Shalala hits all the right notes

Umami. It is the fifth taste, most easily translated from Japanese as savoriness, which, in addition to sweet, salty, sour,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 12, 2011 at 11:34 pm | 3 comments | 4238 Views


MVHS hosts Japanese exchange students

As much as Mountain View High School students learned about Japanese history and culture in the week they recently spent...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Jessica, on Mar 28, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 3 comments | 4629 Views


Voice wins top award for photo essay in state-wide contest

The ==I Mountain View Voice== won first place in the photo essay category in the state-wide Better Newspaper Contest sponsored...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 18, 2011 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 3489 Views


Fighting the law with free foie gras

Animal rights activists are up in arms over a local chef's decision to continue serving foie gras despite a new state law...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 23, 2012 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments | 2821 Views


Restaurants: Best of Mountain View 2012

In Lane 1, we have readers' top picks for the best restaurants in town. Read the full story here

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Aug 27, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 3 comments | 5679 Views


The dough, re, mi's of pizza

According to, there are more than 61,000 pizzerias in the United States. Americans eat about 100 acres of pizza...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kath, on Nov 21, 2013 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 2545 Views


Sleek, snazzy, cool

Although my visits didn't start off well, the food was mighty impressive. Bold, expressive flavors without the mask of over...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mountain View, on Jun 20, 2014 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 5037 Views


Let them eat cake

One bite of a kouign-amann from Alexander's Patisserie will dispel any doubts you may have about the quality of a French...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Nov 15, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 3 comments | 5389 Views


Games and grub

A San Mateo native, Vinny Ferrando has been a Bay Area sports fan for as long as he can remember. Practically raised at Candlestick...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Kari Hendricks , on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 5310 Views


Cantonese comfort food

Cooking Papa, now in Mountain View, conjures the pace and Cantonese comfort foods of busy restaurants in Hong Kong. With...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Apr 10, 2015 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 2935 Views


The Best of Mountain View 2015

What is it that makes Mountain View so special, that sets it apart from Anytown, USA? Our readers know that, in addition...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Aug 1, 2015 at 11:06 am | 3 comments | 14761 Views


Tastes like the real thing

Located at 2464 W. El Camino Real, two-year-old Veggie Garden serves affordable vegan Chinese food in a clean, modern setting....

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2015
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 27, 2015 at 9:56 am | 3 comments | 1457 Views


Not just another ramen shop

Rice bowls and noodle soups under $13 are Kumino's primary currency, yet this is absolutely not just another ramen shop....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Scott, on Apr 1, 2016 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 3776 Views


Korean classics

If your knowledge of Korean food starts and ends at kimchi, then Song Pa in Mountain View offers an easy introduction; if...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2016
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 11, 2016 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 1393 Views


Council OKs flood basin concept for McKelvey

Though they took issue with several design details, City Council members approved a conceptual plan Tuesday for turning McKelvey...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Afshin Rouhani, on Mar 15, 2010 at 10:25 am | 3 comments | 5144 Views


The 'Idea Man' comes to town

Space enthusiasts, computer engineers, software designers, neurologists, astronomers, cancer survivors and aspiring entrepreneurs...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Outraged!, on Apr 30, 2011 at 5:00 am | 3 comments | 5191 Views


Earthquake, 4.0, rattles Bay Area Monday morning

A 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered in the East Bay shook the Bay Area early this morning, followed by a second magnitude...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ross Finlayson, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:41 am | 3 comments | 4418 Views


May the Fourth be with you at MV library

Star Wars fans will have plenty to celebrate about on Saturday, May 4. The Mountain View Public Library will be hosting...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by The Horn of Gondor, on May 3, 2013 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2728 Views


Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear, on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 4031 Views
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