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Historic Palmyra holds Holiday House Tour

December 2nd, 2016

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 4 – 8 p.m.  Five amazing houses, two museums, and our local merchant Frank’s Wine and Liquors will offer you access to their homes decked out in their finest holiday décor and a taste of special wine.    Sybil Phelps will welcome you at the Wm. Phelps General Store, turn in or pick up your pre-pay tickets, exchange them for you official brochure/ticket suitable for a keep sake and get your map for this adventure in holiday splendor.     The houses are all within the Village of P...

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Rockwell Museum Announces Winners of Second Annual Gingerbread Invitational

December 2nd, 2016

The Rockwell Museum is pleased to announce the winners of the Second Annual Gingerbread Invitational − an artful gingerbread competition and exhibition with a focus on historic landmarks and architecture in Corning and the surrounding region.

The exhibition is on view now through January 2, 2017. Throughout the holiday season, visitors to The Rockwell will have the opportunity to cast their vote for their favorite gingerbread creation, selecting the Community Choice Award, the winner of which will be annou...

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Student Exhibits Reflect on Roots of Current Events

November 29th, 2016

On Friday, December 2, 2016 for Geneva Night Out, the Hobart and William Smith Public History class will be displaying local history posters at the Geneva History Museum. The students' assignment is to present aspects of Geneva history that still have an impact today. Posters will include topics related to Geneva's lakefront, race relations, and the effects of World War II. While college students are accustomed to writing long term papers for their professors, creating a short visual poster for the general ...

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Corning's Gaffer District Announces 22nd Annual Parade of Lights Winners

November 28th, 2016

Corning’s Gaffer District is excited to announce the winners from the 22nd annual Parade of Lights, held in the downtown Corning on Sunday, November 27. All winners will receive a commemorative plaque at the end of December. 

The winners of this year’s parade are:

Judges’ Choice:
1st Place – Hope Church
2nd Place – Clark's Enterprises
3rd Place – Corning Hawks Band

Best Emergency Vehicle:
1st Place – West Elmira Fire Department
2nd Place – Hornby Fire Department
3rd Place – North Corning Fire Department

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Live Music, Fresh Cut Christmas Trees, Unique Gifts and More – Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm Open House

November 23rd, 2016

Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm holds open house Saturday, November 26 from 11-6pm

Strawberry Fields Hydroponic Farm is holding its Annual Open House this Saturday, November 26 from 11 am – 6pm. The open house will feature fresh cut Christmas trees, fresh wreaths and Centerpieces and unique gifts alongside free cookies, hot chocolate, roasting chestnuts and live music by Chris Farrar.

Strawberry Fields holds an open house every year on the Saturday following Thanksgiving. Visitors will also see alpacas ...

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Corning's Gaffer District Announces 22nd Annual Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights Street Closings

November 21st, 2016

Corning, NY – Corning's Gaffer District and Centers Health Care are pleased to announce the 22nd annual Tree Lighting & Parade of Lights on Sunday, November 27 at 4:30pm.

To avoid conflicting with Small Business Saturday, November 26, the Tree Lighting Ceremony and Parade of Lights will be held on Sunday, November 27. Small Business Saturday is an important day for our small business owners, it's a day dedicated to encouraging the community to "shop local." Supporting our small businesses is vital to the C...

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Usher in the Holidays with Skaneateles Sings and Shop Skaneateles

November 21st, 2016

Two community events will complement the season-long celebration of Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles.

On the evening of Dec. 2, the community will gather for Skaneateles Sings

The program starts at 6 p.m. at the Skaneateles Library, with Father Christmas and Mother Goose greeting children, reading stories and posing for photos. At 6:30 p.m., the Rev. Thomas McGrath of St. Mary’s of the Lake will dedicate the crèche in a candlelit ceremony.

The ceremony will be followed by candlelit caroling with the Di...

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Richard Renaldi: Manhattan Sunday will open at the George Eastman Museum on January 21, 2017

November 16th, 2016

Recent series by Renaldi is a photographic diary of Manhattan in the wee hours of Sunday mornings from 2010 through today

he George Eastman Museum will open Richard Renaldi: Manhattan Sunday on January 21, 2017, in the Project Gallery. Exhibited at a museum for the first time, photographer Richard Renaldi’s new series consists of portraits, urban still lifes, and streetscapes made in the wee hours of Sunday morning, when post-bacchanalian characters join early-morning workers in New York City’s nooks and c...

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Arbor Housing and Development Presents the Northern Lights Celebration

November 15th, 2016

Corning’s Gaffer District is pleased to announce that Arbor Housing and Development presents a new event on Bridge Street, the Northern Lights Celebration on Sunday, November 27 from 3–4:30pm.

Arbor Housing and Development offers the Northern Lights Celebration to the community as a replacement for the Northside Tree Lighting event held near the Corning Senior Citizens Center on Park Lane.

This year’s tree lighting on Bridge Street will be celebrated on Sunday, November 27, at 4:30pm and will be lit...

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Glenora Wine Cellars’ 2015 Dry Riesling wins ‘Best White Vinifera’ at American Wine Society Commercial Wine Competition

November 14th, 2016

Glenora Wine Cellars is proud to share news of its recent award for its 2015 Dry Riesling, which won both a Double Gold and ‘Best White Vinifera’ honors at the 2016 American Wine Society Commercial Wine Competition on November 2-3 in Costa Mesa, California.

The American Wine Society (AWS) is the largest consumer based wine education organization in the United States and the AWS Commercial Wine Competition is one of the longest running wine competitions in the country. Judges for the competition include bo...

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