What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Dec 17, 2015 in Area Fun!, Local News

As you’ve probably already figured out, there’s always something fun to do on the weekends here in Corning. We’ll get right down to our favorites. 2300° at the Corning Museum of Glass: December 17 The Crystal City’s hottest event is back for round two! Tonight’s 2300° celebration at the Corning Museum of Glass runs from […]

What’s Going On: Sparkle Weekend

What’s Going On: Sparkle Weekend

Posted on Dec 3, 2015 in Area Fun!, Local News

As always, there’s a lot going on throughout Corning this weekend. Check out some of the highlights below: 41st Annual Sparkle, December 5 There’s a reason that Sparkle’s dubbed the crowned jewel of the Gaffer District’s Crystal City Christmas events schedule. Running from 5-9pm, Market Street will close to feature craft and food vendors, family […]

What’s Going On: Thanksgiving Weekend

What’s Going On: Thanksgiving Weekend

Posted on Nov 25, 2015 in Area Fun!, Local News

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving, friends! In typical holiday fashion, there’s a ton of things going on throughout Corning and the surrounding area. Here’s a breakdown of our favorites: Small Business Saturday: November 28 This Saturday is all about skipping the mall and online shopping to support the true blue local businesses. Head down Market Street or […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Nov 19, 2015 in Area Fun!, Local News

Well, Corning, you’re in for a treat. The next few days are chock full of entertainment. From world class museum events and beer tasting, to local bands and food truck madness, there’s a little bit of everything for everyone to enjoy. Check out some of the highlights below, complete with event details. 2300° at the […]

4 Reasons Market Street is Getting Better

4 Reasons Market Street is Getting Better

1) More Candy I’m the guy who can’t leave Old World Cafe without buying some of those candy paper dots with the glue on them or a long rope of licorice. The worst part about Old World is how they present their candy in beautiful, antique display jars that make me feel sentimental about diabetes. Well […]

Corning Incorporated gets a high-five for supporting the arts

Corning Incorporated gets a high-five for supporting the arts

Posted on Oct 7, 2015 in Corning Museum of Glass, Local News

Yesterday in New York City, Corning, Inc. was recognized at a nation-wide gala for its exceptional involvement with the arts that enrich the workplace, education, and community. The Business Committee for the Arts (BCA), part of Americans for the Arts, recognizes ten businesses each year for their contributions. In addition to Corning, Inc., this year’s honorees included Ameriprise […]

Why We Love The Wineglass

Why We Love The Wineglass

Posted on Sep 28, 2015 in Area Fun!, Best of Corning, Local News

Look, we’ve heard it all before: “I didn’t know my street was going to be closed… There are little paper cups all over my front yard… I had to leave for work fifteen minutes earlier than normal.” And, our personal favorite, “How am I supposed to get to Wegmans?!” We get it, if you’re not […]

The Kitten That Brought Market Street to Its Knees

The Kitten That Brought Market Street to Its Knees

  A stray kitten spent a weekend car hopping throughout Corning.  “Lily” has since found her forever home (presumably being kept as an indoor cat).  We were on the scene two Sundays ago when Lily was extracted from her last automotive shelter – as were quite a few other members of the Corning community.  Each of them now has a […]