Unsung Heroes of Corning

Unsung Heroes of Corning

Posted on Aug 27, 2014 in Best of Corning, Community Voices

I was raised on West Second Street on Corning’s Southside near CFA, and my father was born and raised in Corning, too. This makes me an undeniably honest-to-god Corningite, and no matter how much traveling and moving around I’ve done in the past 10 years or have yet to do, I still reserve the right […]

Get One of These.  Now.

Get One of These. Now.

Posted on Aug 19, 2014 in Area Fun!, Best of Corning, Misc, Uncategorized

I know what you’re thinking (because I kinda was), “In the information age, when just about every bit of world knowledge is only fingertips away on my (insert device of choice here)… what could I possibly need anymore at a public library?”  Before the other day, I was more apt to visit this Library. In […]

Corning’s Backside Facelift

Corning’s Backside Facelift

Alleys are pretty utilitarian places.  Take your typical Market Street block.  If the Market Street side is the pretty face, then the alley is the… well, let’s leave it at this: the best you might be able to say about a typical alley is that it provides a place to keep the dumpsters and delivery traffic. […]

It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again…

It’s Déjà Vu All Over Again…

  Point: Hey, remember the last episode of HBO’s The Sopranos? Counter-Point: Yeah, the one everyone hated? P: No, the one that ended in the middle of that Journey song. C-P: That’s the one. P: I always loved the end of that show C-P: You know, most people hated it.  Especially those who didn’t watch […]

Schedule Your 5th Annual GlassFest Memorial Day Weekend

Schedule Your 5th Annual GlassFest Memorial Day Weekend

Posted on May 21, 2014 in Area Fun!, Best of Corning, Parks and Rec

Since last Monday, I’ve been counting down the days until GlassFest takes over Corning once again. The official event website is a great resource for finding out everything that’s going on throughout the weekend, but if I know you like I think I do, you won’t want to just show up and hope someone else is […]

May The Source Be With You

May The Source Be With You

Posted on Apr 14, 2014 in Best of Corning, Food & Drink

A lot happened during the long winter; from remodeled stores to completely new businesses, this is a great year to be a local in Corning, NY.

Spamalot is the Perfect High School Musical

Spamalot is the Perfect High School Musical

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 in Best of Corning, Local Arts

I can say with some authority that this production of Spamalot was one of the best student performances I have ever seen.

List of things I love: 1) Boomers’ Burritos. End of List.

List of things I love: 1) Boomers’ Burritos. End of List.

Posted on Mar 17, 2014 in Best of Corning, Food & Drink

I see a zombie horde attacking Boomers’ entrance demanding brains.