Take a Walk with Jess

Take a Walk with Jess

Posted on May 3, 2017 in Uncategorized

It’s easy to be critical of the place where you grew up – but for Jess Aiduk, she found exactly what she was looking for by moving back home. For 4 years, Jess lived in Otterberg, Germany – a small town about 50 miles from the French border, known for its 12th Century monastery. Her daughters […]

The Can’t-Miss Events of Wineglass Marathon Weekend

The Can’t-Miss Events of Wineglass Marathon Weekend

Posted on Sep 29, 2016 in Area Fun!, Food & Drink, Local Arts, Uncategorized

Corning’s most iconic weekend is upon us! We’re here to give you access to the best events happening this weekend in celebration of Corning and the Wineglass Marathon. Friday: When the fun begins. Start your weekend off with a Crystal City Beverage Tour in the afternoon which includes stops at Corning’s Oldest Distillery, the first […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Sep 23, 2016 in Uncategorized

This weekend is the perfect weekend to get out of town and see some nationally known performers. Tonight, September 24th, Tag’s will be hosting Lynyrd Skynyrd at 8:00pm on the Budweiser Stage. This is a rescheduled event from July 23rd, and all tickets purchased for the previous date will be honored at the September 24th […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Jul 1, 2016 in Uncategorized

Happy Fourth Weekend! We don’t think it gets much better than independence, fireworks, and booze. Oh, and Corning. All this stuff, happening in and around Corning. For like.. a lot of days. If you’re looking to take the hop, skip, and jump over to Elmira tonight, you can catch The Elmira Pioneers and Victor Railraiders, see some fireworks, […]

Train Service Announced from Corning to New York City!

Train Service Announced from Corning to New York City!

Posted on Apr 1, 2016 in Best of Corning, Local Trips, Misc, Uncategorized

  (While this was originally posted as an April Fool’s Day story, we are actively working with members of the community – including our local representative of the Empire State Passenger Association – to explore the possibility of restoring passenger rail service to the Southern Tier) Corning-ites rejoice.  An endless bounty of all things Gotham is […]

We’re Getting Social

We’re Getting Social

Posted on Feb 22, 2016 in Area Fun!, Local Arts, Local News, Uncategorized

Urban Corning has really grown over the last year, and we’ve had a lot of fun doing it. We’ve loved hearing what our readers have to say about our content, and we genuinely appreciate each and every one of the 4,151 people who have felt compelled enough to connect with us across social media. Seriously. […]

Ten Things from Corning You Didn’t Know You Need in Your Life, But Totally Do

Ten Things from Corning You Didn’t Know You Need in Your Life, But Totally Do

Posted on Feb 2, 2016 in Misc, Shopping, Uncategorized, Unique Area Businesses

Sure, we’re not as trendy as Brooklyn’s Fulton Street, and you won’t find the same cosmopolitan flare of Paris’ Champs-Élysées, but Downtown Corning has a uniqueness of its own that deserves to be celebrated. And its definitely got a leg up on Ithaca, but that’s another story… The businesses in Corning are significantly more interesting than […]

Why Wegmans Is The Superior Supermarket

Why Wegmans Is The Superior Supermarket

There are few things that ignite as much debate amongst friends in different corners of the country than who has the better grocery chain. You’ve got Piggly Wiggly and Publix down South and Stater Bros. out on the West Coast. Throw Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods in the mix and the sparks are sure to fly. […]