Here are the Top 10 stories of 2015, based strictly on the number of readers on The Top 10 stories of 2015 are not based on newsworthiness or importance — although each of these stories are important and newsworthy — but by the sheer number of readers who took the time to read the story. While the Top 10 stories of 2015 cover the gamut of the industries we cover on, the foodies were clearly the most enthusiastic readers this year. Here are the Top 10:

  1. 50 Things You Must Eat in Phoenix

2. Valley model Christa Sandstrom could ‘go global,’ experts say

3. Arizona’s best resorts offer summer staycation deals

4. Big crowd honors Arizona’s Most Influential Women

5. AZRE announces 2015 RED Awards finalists

6. REI to open 400KSF distribution center on Loop 303

7. RED Awards honor best in commercial real estate

8. A feline first: Cat café coming to the Valley

9. Vanessa Hickman resigns for role at ASU

10. New condos breaking ground in Downtown Phoenix