Mt. Sterling, illinois business owners are happy to be back open.
People flocked to downtown Mt. Sterling Friday to check out the retail businesses and restaurants.
Simply Shiloh Boutique owner Nichole Croxton said the nice weather drew a crowd.
She said she hopes it stays this way, in an effort to make up for months of lost revenue.
"It's been steady today and there's definitely been a lot of traffic through town and everybody's really excited to be out and able to come in and support their local businesses," Croxton said.
Croxton said they are open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.