The Intern Tries…Ice Cream in Corning

The Intern Tries…Ice Cream in Corning

I am definitely one to scream for ice cream. There are so many things a simple bowl of ice cream can do. Heal wounds, dry tears, be your movie buddy. Ice cream is always there when I’m down. So I did what any logical intern would do: I tried all the ice cream in Corning […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Jun 14, 2018 in Area Fun!, Corning Museum of Glass, Food & Drink

This weekend is a packed one with tons of events happening all over Corning as the summer weather finally kicks in! Thursday Take your lunch break on Thursday and walk over to the Corning Farmer’s Market in Riverfront Park! Pick up some local produce, flowers and meat for your kitchen, and maybe even grab some […]

The Intern Tries…Pizza on Market St.

The Intern Tries…Pizza on Market St.

Ah pizza. A crowd favorite. Who doesn’t love a good slice after a long day of work or a long night of drinking? Market St. has three staples. And ask anyone around, they will have their tried and true favorite. I am a huge pizza fan, but it is rare that I get to have […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

Posted on Jun 8, 2018 in Area Fun!, Food & Drink

The weekend is upon us again. And with weather looking pretty cloudy, there are plenty of indoor activities to keep you occupied. And who knows? This is upstate NY; we experience four seasons in five minutes, so the sun could certainly shine. We added in a few outdoor activities just in case. Here’s what’s happening […]

Ode To The Southern Tier

Ode To The Southern Tier

Posted on Jun 7, 2018 in Uncategorized

It’s June 7th. 607 Day. 607. Three numbers that represent the Southern Tier, a region home to over 750,000 people. 750,000 people with unique interests, various ideologies, and diverse backgrounds. 750,000 people strewn across a massive area, from the cities of Binghamton, Elmira, and Corning to the villages and towns of Watkins Glen, Owego, and […]

Is Nine Elephants Filling Corning’s Thai Needs?

Is Nine Elephants Filling Corning’s Thai Needs?

Posted on Jun 4, 2018 in Food & Drink

I love Thai food. In fact, it is one of my favorite cuisines. So, when I heard about Nine Elephants opening up on Market St., I was super excited. I won’t have to drive all the way to Ithaca anymore to kick my Thai cravings! Today, I finally decided to head there for lunch. Before […]

What’s Going On?

What’s Going On?

This weekend is packed full of booze, music and great food. Although, isn’t that almost every weekend? Friday: Get Artsy End your work week with a little art. Head over to your favorite glass museum (Corning Museum of Glass, in case you didn’t know) and check out their guest artist, Davide Salvadore. Yes, his name […]

The Intern Tries… Coffee on Market St.

The Intern Tries… Coffee on Market St.

Welcome to a brand new series on Urban Corning called “The Intern Tries…” My name is Felicia, your friendly neighborhood Urban Corning intern. I’ll be your host in a tour around Corning’s best and worst places to eat, drink, and be merry. Our first topic? Coffee. I am going to start this off with a […]