Downtown businesses nominated for awards Posted in: Lifestyle Elgin’s Main Street Board has nominated two downtown businesses for the annual Texas Downtown Association Presidents’ Awards: Chemn Cafe for Best Downtown Business and Elgin Wellness Shoppe’s building at 109 North Main Street for Best Renovation. Chemn Cafe, opened in July 2019, is a coffee shop on Main Street with educational, chemistry-themed decor, offering coffee and cold beverages, event hosting and a place for people to work and gather. Chemn Cafe participates in downtown initiatives, such as Sip, Shop & Stroll and the Hot Chocolate Stroll, and owner Monica Barker helps her neighbors by cross-advertising with other downtown businesses and promoting ...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!