Top 5 Stories of the Week
by Ty Marshal - Sunday, August 17th, 2014

August 11 – 17

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 an historic building, UFO’s or a travel adventure, Syracuse New Times  readers click on the stories that are meaningful to you.

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


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#5) One Hell of a Day in Suburbia
Christopher MaloneOn Tuesdays, New Times blogger Christopher Malone drops ‘The Inevitable Coffee Ring’ and follows that up with an ‘Espresso Shot’ on Thursdays.









#4) How Safe is Cancun?
Our new travel blog focuses on stories from our readers about places you’ve been, and adventures you’ve taken. If you have a travel story or an adventure you’d like to share – email us!



#3) 26 July 2014 UFO – The New York Lights
1973 UFO – The Schenectady Flying SaucerCheryl Costa, who will be attending the International UFO Congress 2015 as a guest speaker, drops a new blog every Friday. UFO Stories and sightings from throughout New York state.









#2) New Uses Begin for Historic Restaurant
living space1See what’s happening in the former space occupied by L’Adour restaurant.





#1) Best of Syracuse
Uncle Sam Wants YouWe want you to vote for Best of Syracuse 2014! Nominations take place through August 27th, so you still have plenty of time to vote for your favorite, local people, places and establishments!