Category: Corning

Covid related death in Steuben County brings total deaths to 191

Covid related death in Steuben County brings total deaths to 191

The number of deaths in Steuben County is now 191 after a Covid-19 related death was reported Thursday. The deceased individual was a 67-year-old female resident of the Town of Corning and had previously tested positive for the virus. Public Health Director, ... MORE
Vaccine clinic offered in Corning August 4

Vaccine clinic offered in Corning August 4

A vaccine clinic is being held on August 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Health Education Center at 132 Denison Pkwy East in Corning. The clinic is being held by the Steuben County Public Health Department in partnership with ... MORE
Gaffer District family fun event was a hit, more events to come this summer

Gaffer District family fun event was a hit, more events to come this summer

A family friendly event was held in the Corning Credit Union parking lot in the Gaffer District last week. The event had music, performances on stage, free cotton candy and popcorn and toys and games for kids. Pop-up shops and food trucks ... MORE
Police arrest Corning man for hate crime

Police arrest Corning man for hate crime

After the repeated and intentional harassment of a neighbor, a Corning man is facing a hate crime charge. Robert D. Robbins, 73, of Corning has been charged with first degree harassment in the form of a hate crime. Police say a charge ... MORE
Corning Inc. enters partnership with Hyundai Mobis

Corning Inc. enters partnership with Hyundai Mobis

Corning Incorporated has entered into a partnership with Hyundai Mobis for an Augmented Reality Head-Up Display. Corning Curved Mirror Solutions will be used as a component in the HUDs mirrors. This will turn the windshield into an immersive display screen and project ... MORE
Local woman volunteers to touch up Corning’s Centennial Statue

Local woman volunteers to touch up Corning’s Centennial Statue

A Corning woman has volunteered to repaint the Centennial sculpture in Corning. Jenny Monroe said everyone needs to take care of what they value, and she’s taken on the task of repainting the wear and tear on the sculpture due to rain, ... MORE
Art, Corning, Life, Steuben County
Gaffer District hosting Community night in Corning Credit Union Parking Lot

Gaffer District hosting Community night in Corning Credit Union Parking Lot

The Gaffer District in Corning will celebrate a Community Night in the Corning Credit Union Parking lot of July 31. From 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. people can enjoy pop up stores, music, food trucks, and kid-friendly events. Live performances will be ... MORE
Corning fire ruled accidental after apartment home suffers damage during remodel

Corning fire ruled accidental after apartment home suffers damage during remodel

Firefighters determined after investigation that a generator led to a fire on Corning’s south side. An apartment home was damaged on East 2nd Street, near a three-way intersection with Park Avenue and Canisteo Street. No injuries were reported, and the fire was ... MORE
Corning, Fire, News, Steuben County
Corning Incorporated has created new glass for mobile device cameras

Corning Incorporated has created new glass for mobile device cameras

Corning Incorporated is expanding its Corning Gorilla Glass Composite Products to improve the performance of cameras on mobile devices. The glass is called Corning Gorilla Glass with DX and Corning Gorilla Glass with DX+. It’s ultimate goal is to increase ambient light ... MORE
Fire in Corning Wednesday afternoon

Fire in Corning Wednesday afternoon

A fire in Corning has left damage to a second story floor and roof. The fire happened in an apartment on East 2nd Street in the Southside of Corning. It is currently unknown if anyone was home or lives in the building, ... MORE
Corning, Fire, News, Steuben County
Vaccine Clinic at Corning Community College on August 4th

Vaccine Clinic at Corning Community College on August 4th

A vaccine clinic is being held on August 4th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Health Education Center in Corning by the Steuben County Public Health Department and Corning Community College. Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson are both available. Registration ... MORE
Elmira photographer has “With Honor” project on display at 171 Cedar Arts

Elmira photographer has “With Honor” project on display at 171 Cedar Arts

“With Honor” is a new photo exhibit on display at 171 Cedar Arts in Corning. The exhibit works to empower women and photographer, Lindsey Alicia Hayes, spent almost four years creating the project. Her project was created out of her own struggle ... MORE
Art, Corning, Life, Steuben County
Summer Sidewalk Sale in downtown Corning’s Gaffer District will happen this weekend

Summer Sidewalk Sale in downtown Corning’s Gaffer District will happen this weekend

The annual Summer Sidewalk Sale in downtown Corning’s Gaffer District is slated to happen July 16-18. Shoppers can enjoy sales and discounts of up to 75% off from local businesses. The event will start with Music in the Square on Thursday, July ... MORE
Corning man arrested on felony charges after months long investigation

Corning man arrested on felony charges after months long investigation

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 41-year-old Corning man after a warrant was issued at the conclusion of a three month investigation. David Turner, 41, of Corning is accused of possessing and selling narcotics and methamphetamine in the ... MORE
Sheriff: Corning man choked family member during domestic incident

Sheriff: Corning man choked family member during domestic incident

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 25-year-old following a domestic incident. Kaseem Webster, 25, of Corning is accused of choking and striking a member of his family at a residence in the town of Erwin. Webster was charged ... MORE
Corning scientist indicted on economic espionage charges, accused of violating International Emergency Economic Powers Act

Corning scientist indicted on economic espionage charges, accused of violating International Emergency Economic Powers Act

A former lead scientists for Corning Inc. was arraigned this week after a federal grand jury returned an indictment- charging him with economic espionage, theft of trade secrets, and violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA). Court documents allege that Ji ... MORE
Dr. Barbara Canfield announced new Provost for SUNY Corning Community College

Dr. Barbara Canfield announced new Provost for SUNY Corning Community College

Dr. Barbara Canfield has been announced as the new Provost for SUNY Corning Community College beginning July 1, 2021. She will be taking the position of Interim Provost, Fred Herbst, who will stay at the college where he teaches ceramics and the ... MORE
Corning Joint Fire District offers summer camp

Corning Joint Fire District offers summer camp for teens

Corning Joint Fire District is offering a three day summer camp to teens in hopes of recruiting new fire fighters. Many fire departments are seeing a decline in fire fighters, and according to chairman, Dave Shafer of Corning Joint Fire District, old ... MORE