Mark Bialczak

Digital Editor

Mark Bialczak has lived in Central New York for 30 years. He's well known for writing about music and entertainment, and currently is the movie blogger for syracusenewtimes.com.   In 2013, he started his own blog, markbialczak.com, to comment about the many and various things that cross his mind daily. Mark will post a weekly column about life in and around Syracuse on waer.org.

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Community
8:02 am
Wed September 10, 2014

Six Months from St. Patrick's Day, Everybody Feels Irish in Clinton Square

Spirits forever at the Syracuse Irish Fest
Mark Bialczak

There's more than one day in Syracuse when everybody seems Irish, claims they are Irish, acts like they were Irish.

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Community
7:07 am
Wed September 3, 2014

A Full Holiday Weekend in Central New York

A huge Chevy Court crowd presses to see the Doobie Brothers on Labor Day

  There's nothing to do around here.

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Sports
7:06 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Weekend Golf Was Nothing to Fear

Sunday golf at the Links at Erie Village

  I have been one fortunate golfer since moving to Syracuse the summer of 1983.

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Community
7:11 am
Wed August 20, 2014

The Big Party Kicks Off in Geddes, Love It or Dodge It

I made a friend at the fair last year
Credit Mark Bialczak

The dusty trek around Geddes begins in earnest tomorrow.

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Arts & Culture
7:07 am
Wed August 6, 2014

The '80s Feel Kind of Comfortable at SRC Arena After All

Animation performs at Benny's Lost 80's Bash
Credit Mark Bialczak

  The moment my dear wife Karen and I stepped out of our car and looked toward the SRC Arena on the campus of Onondaga Community College about 15 minutes after 4 on Saturday afternoon, we knew that the organizers of Benny's Lost 80's Bash had decided to set the stage up inside instead of out.

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