Main Street Program offers advertising grants Posted in: NewsCOVID-19 Downtown Elgin has more than 100 independently-owned small businesses. From McGee Brothers Shoe and Upholstery Repair, which is more than 100 years old; to Powell's Printery, established in the 1970's; the Owl Wine Bar and Home Goods Store, recognized as the Best Downtown Business in Texas; and Remember Me Tattoos, one of the newest downtown businesses which relocated here from Manor, you can find almost anything you need – or want – in downtown Elgin. Under COVID-19, dozens of the businesses are struggling to stay afloat amid the operating restrictions put in place to slow the spread of the virus. Many ...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!