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The Days of Incandescence Are Upon Us

The Days of Incandescence Are Upon Us

The City of Corning, and the company known today as Corning Incorporated, played an integral role in the distribution of light bulbs all around the world. Sometime between 1879 and 1880, Thomas Edison sent a representative to Corning; he needed to enlist the glass...

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#ExploreCorning Week + Cabin Fever

#ExploreCorning Week + Cabin Fever

Whether you?ve lived here all your life or you moved here just yesterday, the Gaffer District is encouraging all of us to #ExploreCorning this week. Even the seasoned townies among us haven?t done or seen everything that Corning has to offer. So, we simply had to join...

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Urban Corning Store

Show your local pride with these select products from Urban Corning. Order online or shop exclusively at Card Carrying Books & Gifts on Market Street