Top 5 Stories of the Week
by Ty Marshal - Sunday, July 20th, 2014

July 14 – 20

Each week, we tally the numbers to bring you the Top 5 Most Read Stories of the Week on As tastes and interests change, so do the Top 5. Whether it’s a story about a local restaurant, a theatre review or a blog about UFO’s, Syracuse New Times readers click and read the stories that are meaningful to them.

You can find a fresh New Times each Wednesday on stands throughout CNY, and fresh content (almost) daily online!

Click on the titles or photos below to read the full story.

#5) Syracuse Jazz Fest (photos)
jazz fest1Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis caught the music and the people at this year’s 2014 Syracuse Jazz Fest on camera. See the gallery here.




#4) 2012 UFO – A Big Purple Mothership
UFOCheryl Costa bring us a weekly update of UFO stories and sightings from throughout New York State. Find a fresh New York Skies report each Friday on






#3) A Can’t Miss Les Miz
les misJames Mackillop reviews Cortland Repertory Theatre’s production of Les Misérables.





#2) Blues Festival Returns to Clinton Square
Blues Festival Returns to Clinton SquareAfter a 2013 hiatus, the New York State Blues Festival is back and under the direction of former fest planner Jim Murphy.




#1) Circa Closing Leaves a Void
circa1Local food pioneer Circa is dark, a “for lease” sign is in the front window and Hart’s future is uncertain.





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