Hudson was part of Marlborough called Feltonville, until it was incorporated as its own town in 1866. Eighteen years later, much of its downtown was nearly destroyed by a fire that was started with two young boys playing with firecrackers.Hudson was also once an important part of the Underground Railroad Movement during the Civil War. One of its favorite sons and biggest supporters is Paul Cellucci, who served as Governor of Massachusetts from 1997-2001 and then as United States Ambassador to Canada from 2001-2005.

The town is approximately 11.8 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 19,063.  It is part of Middlesex County and its form of government is Open Town Meeting.

Hudson has an Executive Assistant who manages the town under the auspices of the Board of Selectmen.

Visit Hudson’s town government website here.

Visit the website for Hudson’s public schools here.
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Humberto M. Borges, 60, of Hudson

March 2nd, 2015

Hudson – Humberto M. Borges, 60, of Hudson, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Filomena M. (Chaves) Borges of Hudson. Humberto was born and raised in Santa Maria, the Azores of Portugal, son of the late Jose R. and Maria (Esmeralda) Borges. He emigrated from Portugal to [...]

Hudson police log, Feb. 27 edition

February 25th, 2015

police log

Hudson Friday, Feb. 13 8:07 a.m. Broad St. MVA – property damage. 10:10 a.m. Lake St. Medical. 3:37 p.m. Park/Washington Sts. MVA – property damage. 4:00 p.m. Forest Ave. MVA – property damage. 5:55 p.m. Reardon Rd. Suspicious activity. 11:09 p.m. Manning St. Traffic-MV complaint. Saturday, Feb. 14 5:09 a.m. Christian Ave. Medical. 9:48 a.m. [...]

Hudson Portuguese Club’s musical group releases CD

February 20th, 2015

Grupo das Candeias


Hudson – Grupo das Candeias, a musical group based at the Hudson Portuguese Club (HPC), celebrated the release of its first CD at their annual “Festa das Candeias,” a dinner-dance for all ages held Feb. 7. Some of the group’s eight instrumentalists and five vocalists have known each other since living in Santo Espirito, a town on the island of Santa Maria in the Azores, Portugal.

Hudson filmmakers fundraise for documentary of Peru trip

February 18th, 2015

Cameron Ciesluk and Arianna Silva

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Hudson – Hudson High School (HHS) graduates Arianna Silva, class of 2009, and Cameron Ciesluk, class of 2010, share many interests. Each also graduated from Worcester State College (WSC), where she majored in visual art and minored in communications, and he studied communications and broadcast media. Now, each is working at HHS and fundraising for $2,500 to create a documentary of students travelling to Peru during April break.

Agnes T. Hawes, 89, of Hudson

February 18th, 2015

Hudson – Agnes T. (Butler) Hawes, 89, of Hudson, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, surrounded by her loving family, at the Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Worcester. She was the beloved wife of 25 years to the late Edward F. Hawes, who died in 1990. Agnes was born and raised in Cambridge, daughter [...]

Hudson police log, Feb. 20 edition

February 18th, 2015

police log

Hudson Friday, Feb. 6 9:21 a.m. Cottage St. MVA – property damage. 11:47 a.m. Tower St. Traffic-MV complaint. 1:05 p.m. Washington St. Annoying phone calls. 3:49 p.m. Washington St. Annoying phone calls. 3:53 p.m. Washington St. MVA – property damage. 5:11 p.m. Causeway St. MVA – property damage. 6:49 p.m. Arrested, Antonio H. Borges, 35, [...]

Retired Hudson teacher, coach empowers unified athletes

February 16th, 2015

Participants of the Hudson Unified Basketball program (Photos/submitted)

Hudson – Nancy Hudson, 65, a retired physical education teacher and coach who worked in Hudson for 34 years has not let her absence in the school stop her from giving back to the students. She is currently running the Hudson Unified Basketball program – for the fifth year – pairing developmentally delayed (physical, intellectual or behavioral) kids with “typical” kids in an effort lay the foundation for teamwork and acceptance.

Dorothy M. Bahl, 94, of Hudson

February 16th, 2015

Hudson – Dorothy M. (Bronder) Bahl, 94, of Hudson, former longtime resident of Pittsburgh, Penn., died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2015 at St. Camillus Health Center in Whitinsville surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of 68 years to the late Arthur R. Bahl, who died in 2010. Dorothy was born and raised [...]

Hudson police log, Feb. 13 edition

February 11th, 2015

police log

Hudson Friday, Jan. 30 10:33 a.m. Lincoln St. Fraud. 12:30 p.m. Superior Dr. Medical. 3:16 p.m. Marlboro St. Suspicious activity. 4:42 p.m. Lincoln St. Traffic-MV complaint. 5:46 p.m. Cedar St. Animal complaint. 6:57 p.m. Main St. Traffic-MV complaint. 8:19 p.m. Rolling Ln. Disturbance/general. Saturday, Jan. 31 7:18 a.m. Pierce St. Medical. 12:52 p.m. Central St. [...]

Gerald A. Lally Sr., 82, of Hudson

February 10th, 2015

Hudson – Gerald A. Lally Sr., 82, of Hudson, passed away peacefully at his home Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Boston in 1932 to the late Patrick and Mary (Moore) Lally of Yarmouth, and attended St Mary’s High School in Waltham. He later attended and graduated from [...]

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