Your Hipster Guide to GlassFest 2016

Your Hipster Guide to GlassFest 2016

Posted on May 25, 2016 in Area Fun!, Corning Museum of Glass, Parks and Rec

If you’re like most hipsters, you probably think it’s a bad idea to show up to a popular festival celebrating glass, the material that single-handedly built a Fortune 500 company in our backyard. You wouldn’t be caught dead enjoying cotton candy, for example, unless it could be photographed ironically for your latest Instagram series on […]

Halloween on Market Street: The Best of the Best

Halloween on Market Street: The Best of the Best

Posted on Nov 2, 2015 in Area Fun!, People of Corning

If there are two things we love here at Urban Corning, it’s our downtown and anytime the community comes together to celebrate something. And, it’s even better when the two coincide. The same was true this Saturday, when hundreds of families made their way down Market Street, decked in their finest Halloween garb. We were lucky […]

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 […]