Battle of Main Street helps out Blue Santa Posted in: Lifestyle A few Elginites braved last week’s cold to visit downtown Elgin for Sip, Shop & Stroll, which included the farmers’ market, S’mores in the Park and a Battle of Main Street between the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department and the Elgin Police Department to raise money for Blue Santa. According to the Battle of Main Street Facebook page, they raised over $7,000 this year for donations for Blue Santa. ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!