A Local College Student Is A Million Dollars Richer, Thanks To Her Mom (And Wegmans)

A Local College Student Is A Million Dollars Richer, Thanks To Her Mom (And Wegmans)

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 in Community Voices, Interviews, Local News, Wegmans

A local college student, Erin Haggerty, is $1,000,000 richer, thanks to a small present from her mother while she was away at school. Her mom, Diane, routinely sends her greeting cards with scratch-off lottery tickets in them. This past March, Diane sent Erin a St. Patrick’s Day card with a Win $1,000 A Week For Life ticket […]

Pardon Our Dust: Construction Season is Upon Us

Pardon Our Dust: Construction Season is Upon Us

Posted on Jun 12, 2017 in Uncategorized

I’ve spent my entire life in Upstate New York and I’ve learned there are only 2 seasons: Winter and Construction. Some of my favorite sights and sounds occur during Construction Season – the gentle chirps of cement trucks backing up, the blooming of bright perennial orange cones, romantic mating calls of the jackhammer. And for the […]

Urban Arts Crawl Review

Urban Arts Crawl Review

Posted on May 31, 2017 in Area Fun!, Best of Corning, Local Arts

Every month, we talk about the greatness that is Urban Arts Crawl. Instead of hearing from us, we wanted to give you the perspective of fresh eyes. Elizabeth Paolucci is a senior at Elmira College who was looking to explore Corning. Here are her words about Urban Arts Crawl: What is the Urban Arts Crawl […]

My GlassFest Secret…

My GlassFest Secret…

I have a secret. One that I am ashamed to admit, because I love this city so much. I have never been to GlassFest. However, hearing about all of the activities is getting me really excited to spend the weekend in Corning. Starting off Thursday with 2300°, you can find me dancing the night away […]

Schedule Some “Me-Time” GlassFest Weekend

Schedule Some “Me-Time” GlassFest Weekend

Posted on May 15, 2017 in Best of Corning, Local Trips

As the festivities of GlassFest quickly sneak up, and thousands of visitors are expected to stay in our beloved downtown, it’s important to not forget to plan ahead. Getting caught up in all that GlassFest offers is easy to do, but we feel that you also deserve a little “me-time.” So whether you’re a local, […]

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 […]

It’s Small Business Week!

It’s Small Business Week!

From April 30th through May 6th, we celebrate the small businesses in our community that continue to bring life and local goods to our small town. Corning thrives on small businesses. Everyone knows everyone and supports one another as well. So, Corning, this week is for you.  Many businesses will be having sales and specials […]

PRxNE17: Time to Show Off Again, Corning

PRxNE17: Time to Show Off Again, Corning

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in Area Fun!, Best of Corning, Local News

Another conference is coming to town this weekend, and excuse us for geeking out a bit over this one – we’re marketing people, after all. The Northeast District of PRSA (Public Relations Society of America) is hosting their annual one-day event at The Radisson on Friday 4/28, and attendees will have plenty of time to explore […]