Don’t I Already Know Everyone In Corning By Now?

Don’t I Already Know Everyone In Corning By Now?

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 in People of Corning

  A year ago, while I was apartment sitting in Brooklyn, pretending to be a city person, I was supposed to write a simple blog post about the Bare Bones Café and instead ended up drafting a personal manifesto declaring my love and loyalty for my hometown. It was a fairly humbling admission–one that was […]

How Winter Storms Can Reveal Our True Nature

How Winter Storms Can Reveal Our True Nature

Posted on Jan 23, 2019 in Area Fun!, Local Arts

I’m sure you’ve all come across those personality quizzes or Facebook memes about whether you’re an introvert or extrovert. In spite of all the fancy neuroscience and Myers-Briggs alphabet soup, perhaps all you need is a major winter storm. Let’s be honest: binge-watching Netflix can distract you only for so long before the need for […]

How To Spend This Friday Evening In Corning

How To Spend This Friday Evening In Corning

Posted on Sep 27, 2018 in Area Fun!

This weekend, there’s a lot to be excited for in the Crystal City. With the Wineglass Marathon returning, the town will be buzzing with activity. Runners from all around the word will embark on our little city, which embraces the event each year. Restaurants will be serving pasta specials all weekend, aspiring racers will participate […]

Harvest Is Here

Harvest Is Here

Posted on Sep 21, 2018 in Area Fun!

Harvest is here. And no, we’re not talking about grapes – although the annual Finger Lakes Wine Country harvest is in full swing. The harvest we’re talking about is HARVEST, a one-day seasonal celebration hosted in the heart of Downtown Corning. The event is held this Saturday, September 22, from 12-7pm. For those of you who […]

Corning’s Most Instagrammable Spots

Corning’s Most Instagrammable Spots

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 in Best of Corning, Top Posts, Urban Corning Guide

Corning has some pretty iconic spots: Little Joe Tower, Market Street, the Corning Glassworks Arch, the Corning Museum of Glass – I could go on. And posting a picture of any one of these places on your Instagram feed is sure to garner a few likes. But we know Corning is just so darn cute […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Aug 31, 2018 in Area Fun!

Happy Labor Day Weekend, friends! When you’re not at the lake or enjoying one last family BBQ of the summer, here’s a list of recommended activities to keep you entertained throughout the weekend. Friday Start the holiday weekend with Downtown Corning’s monthly Urban Arts Crawl. August’s Crawl features gallery openings and artist demos at 171 […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 in Best of Corning

Can you believe August is here? The summer is slowly slipping away! Make sure to take full advantage of all the events coming up in the area before it’s September and snowing (We are in Upstate NY after all, who knows?).   Friday Feeling French? Take a drive up to Keuka Lake and learn a […]

Liquid Shoes Is Legit

Liquid Shoes Is Legit

Posted on Aug 8, 2018 in Food & Drink, Unique Area Businesses

Almost two months ago, I received a text from some friends letting me know that Liquid Shoes, the brewery we had been anxiously waiting to visit for months, was finally open for business. Just a few hours later, I was at the bar enjoying the first taste of what would quickly become one of my […]