Posts By: Mike Klassen

Free coffee Saturday! A community bulletin board gets a new home

Come to the new Prado Cafe Fraser (SE corner, East 26th & Fraser) 11am – 1pm on Saturday, November 21st, mention you are from the Mountain View neighbourhood and you’ll get a voucher for a free coffee (or latte) & something to nibble. It will be while supplies last. ACROSS THE STREET (26th & Fraser,… Read more »

Grand Opening! New South Vancouver Community Policing Centre

The South Vancouver Community Policing Centre (SVCPC) has been integral to positive changes in the Mountain View neighbourhood. Six years ago regular community patrols organized by local volunteers, and coordinated through SVCPC helped to address public safety concerns, and find the occasional stolen vehicle as well. SVCPC have opened a new office on Victoria Drive,… Read more »

Cool #Vancouver Mountain View Video!

Stumbled upon this striking little video taken in our neighbourhood in 2014 by UBC journalism student GP Mendoza. It’s worth a look! “Vancouver Neighbourhoods: Mountain View” Some shots of little hidden gems of the Fraser Street-Mountain View neighbourhood in Vancouver, BC. Supplement footage to a UBC Journalism assignment. Music: Tycho – Epigram

Sushi! Fraser Street Welcomes Masayoshi Sushi Bar

In our neighbourhood, Fraser Street is increasingly becoming a destination for great dining choices. From Kingsway on down to 28th we’ve got a French restaurant, Mexican, breakfast and comfort food, vegan, Vietnamese, vegetarian, Szechuan, Filipino, Chinese and Sri Lankan. And now we have sushi! We just had to share the arrival of Masayoshi Sushi Bar… Read more »

Get Fit Right Here in the ‘Hood

Just thought we’d give a plug to a business that opened on Fraser Street several months ago. Vancouver Mind-Body Centre is located at 4364 Fraser Street between East 27th and 28th Avenue. It is a space set up for physical fitness activity. Their awning promotes personal training and group fitness sessions, and also provides space… Read more »

Block Parties Abound This Weekend!

There are plenty of block parties happening over the Labour Day weekend, so if you’re around be sure to try and check one out near you. Saturday, September 5th “Kidz of Summer” 10am – 3pm 27th & Prince Albert (Mountain View Memorial Church) Saturday, September 5th “BBQ Party & Ice Cream Social” 4:30 – 8pm… Read more »