Overcast
65°FOvercastFull Forecast

Preparing for Light Alley in Sterling

Published: Thursday, April 25, 2013 11:09 p.m. CDT

Dan McLain of Northwest Homes in Sterling trowels concrete outside of Champ's Sports Bar and Grill in Sterling Thursday. The work is being done in preparation for Light Alley, a plan turn a 3-block stretch of the alley from Champs to Grummert's Hardware into a lighted venue on weekends, where people can stroll in the open air, or sit and dine and drink at tables.

National video



Reader Poll

A constitutional amendment on the Nov. 8 ballot would block Illinois from spending money collected through transportation taxes for non-transportation purposes. What do you think?
I support the amendment
I don't
Not sure
No opinion