The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

Pepto-Bismol, Zyrtec, Dramamine, Natrol, Advil: Who will come out on top?

Over-the-counter medicine: a taste test

Nina Stadermann, Staff Writer January 12, 2024

Anyone troubled by this pressing question can end their search for the answer: Which over-the-counter medicine is the most appetizing? #5 – Dramamine Containing dimenhydrinate to prevent nausea,...

In celebration of Valentines Day, we set out to find the best Trader Joes snacks.

Trader Joe’s fills our stomachs and our hearts with their Valentine’s collection

Suhani Kashyap, Ananya Mukherjee, and Anika Kodali February 24, 2023

Being single during Valentine’s season is not a pleasant experience, what with the abundance of couples and romance in the air. However, Trader Joe’s Valentine’s snack collection satisfies both our...

The tribune tries different holiday-style drinks.

Starbucks holiday drinks bring seasonal gloom, not cheer

With a variety of holiday drinks added to the Starbucks menu, we set out to see if these drinks would add to the holiday fun. Even though these drinks aim to make this season more festive, you can enjoy...

Some of the enticing snacks that Trader Joes Christmas collection has on offer.

Trader Joe’s sets a festive mood with new holiday snack collection

Ananya Mukherjee, Suhani Kashyap, and Anika Kodali December 14, 2022

Trader Joe’s collection of Christmas snacks hit the shelves on Nov. 1, encompassing a variety of flavors while truly capturing the essence of the holidays. We enjoyed trying the different holiday snacks...

Puffles’ cleanliness and service compromises quality

Jia Takayoshi, Arts and Graphics Editor November 17, 2022

A brand new dessert shop, Puffles, popped up in Livermore beside Pho Hoa on Oct. 1. This shop sells bubble waffles, or “grid cakes,” a popular street snack originating in Hong Kong. Puffles combines...

Banana Garden Deep Fried Mango Ice Cream

The Grub Guide: Banana Garden

Ananya Pinnamaneni, Features Editor October 26, 2022

Amidst multiple upscale restaurants, such as the Mayflower, Banana Garden doesn’t look like much. However, despite its tacky appearance and a seeming lack of customers, this restaurant will exceed your...

The new boba store Zero& at Stoneridge Mall features Strawberry Marble and Hayes Blue drinks.

Zero&: zero calorie sugar, zero service

Jia Takayoshi and Carina Liu October 26, 2022

A new boba store, Zero&, opened up at Stoneridge Mall in May 2022, soon gaining traction because of the pleasing aesthetics and intricate flavors of their drinks. Ambiance The store itself is...

The exterior of Sajj Mediterranean at the San Ramon, Bishop Ranch location

The Grub Guide: Sajj Mediterranean

Anika Kodali, Staff Writer October 10, 2022

Upon first glance at Sajj Mediterranean, a calm ambience engulfs the place, giving it high expectations at the start. Giving a similar vibe to the well known location, Chipotle, Sajj Mediterranean offers...

The exterior of Lilikoi Boba invites customers to visit for a slice of paradise.

Lilikoi Boba presents a refreshing take on paradise

Jia Takayoshi and Praneetha Bhogi June 10, 2022

On Mar. 8, a new boba place opened in Danville, Lilikoi Boba – the second boba place in the town. Inspired by Hawaiian and tropical aesthetics, Lilikoi Boba offers a variety of fruity and traditional...

These are the five snack bars Ill be reviewing.

The Grub Guide: Go-To Snack Bars

Abby Kapur, Sports Editor May 22, 2022

Snack bars are a staple at my house. Whether it’s grabbing one for breakfast on the way to school or having it for a quick snack, we always have some bars stored in the pantry. We’re not limited...

Costco’s Orange Cranberry mini Scones gives a delightful taste of citrus with cranberries.

Seven underrated Costco foods you need to try

Suhani Kashyap and Jennifer Sheng May 20, 2022

If you don’t have a Costco membership, you seriously need to question what you are doing with your life. Costco has unbeatable prices and quality, making it an absolute top tier grocery store. With all...

Dumpling 85 offers a variety of dishes, including vegetable dumplings, chicken xiao long bao, and shrimp fried rice.

Dumpling 85 serves sufficient service but not flavor

Jia Takayoshi and Praneetha Bhogi May 10, 2022

Dumpling 85 is a small, rustic-modern restaurant located in the Magnolia Square Shopping Center in Crow Canyon. Replacing Sakiya Sushi, this dumpling restaurant is hidden in the corner of a restaurant-filled...

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