Marlborough

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Marlborough was incorporated in 1660. It is approximately 22.2 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 38,499.  It is part of Middlesex County and its form of government is City Council. Marlborough’s administration is comprised of a Mayor and City Council. For many years, Marlborough was a major center of the shoe manufacturing industry. It is located near Routes 20, 290 and 495 and the Massachusetts Turnpike, which makes it a convenient location for modern day, high tech businesses. It is also home to the New England Sports Center, a facility that boasts seven indoor ice rinks.

Town Information

Town Government website is here.

Call the mayor’s office at 508-460-3770.

Call the City Council at 508-460-3711.

City Hall is at 140 Main St.

School Information

Visit the Marlborough Public Schools here. The main office is at 17 Washington St. and the phone number is 508-460-3509.

Other Marlborough Information

Visit the Marlborough Public Library here.

Visit Marlborough Hospital here.

Visit Green Marlborough here.

Visit Marlborough Community Services here.

Contact Marlborough’s state and federal elected officials here.

Find Marlborough District Court here.

Visit the Marlborough Historical Society here.

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Record turnout at third annual job fair

October 20th, 2014

Hundreds visit the third annual job fair. (Photo/courtesy Marlborough Economic Development Corporation)

Marlborough – More than 500 local and area residents, with resumes in hand, attended the third annual Marlborough Works! Job Fair held Oct. 8 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Marlborough. The event, which was hosted by the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), drew businesses from a variety of industries, including manufacturing, biotech, retail, education, healthcare, hospitality, defense, banking, sales, marketing and alternative energy.

Remembering the historic statesmen that touched our community

October 20th, 2014

President George Washington passed through Marlborough, on his way to Boston.  He dined at the Williams Tavern, which was located near Lake Williams.

Marlborough – Historically, when it is an election year in November, the city of Marlborough has and will see its share of politicians come over its borders. This year as in years passed, many hopefuls marched in the Labor Day parade. The city has seen many famous politicians, such as the Kennedys.

Marlborough hotel general manager is guest speaker at chamber event

October 20th, 2014

Karen Chapman, Corridor Nine president;  Danielle Delaini, Corridor Nine; Tracy Turczynski, Discover Cleaning Corporation; Deborah Penta, PENTA Communications; Mary Simone, Marlborough Courtyard by Marriott; Denise Kapulka, Knight’s Airport Limousine; Stacy Cataldo, SNI Companies/Staffing Now; and Cindy Skowyra, Telegram.com. (Photo/Bonnie Adams)

Marlborough – Relying on her five “Fs,” Mary Simone has worked her way up the career ladder in the hotel industry over the last 36 years to her current position of general manager at the Courtyard by Marriott in Marlborough. On Oct. 7, she shared stories from her career with nearly 80 local business women at the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce’s women’s networking group, Business Forward Females (BFF).

Marlborough home destroyed in two-alarm blaze

October 20th, 2014

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Marlborough – A single story home was destroyed in a two-alarm blaze early afternoon Oct. 19. The home, owned by Doug and Beth Wambolt, is located at 373 Parmenter  St. near the Southborough border. No one was home at the time but the family’s three Cairn Terriers, all perished in the fire. Four engines, a [...]

Marlborough native celebrates 90 years

October 19th, 2014

Josephine Laptewicz and Donna DeLustro

Marlborough – Josephine Laptewicz came into the world Sept. 15, 1924, as Gelsomina Theresa Zarba. She was born in the second-floor bedroom of her father’s home on Devens Street in Marlborough, joining siblings Anthony and Lillian. She was later joined by sisters Albena, Gloria and Viola.

Faulty transformer blamed for smoke scare at Whitcomb School

October 17th, 2014

Marlborough – The Marlborough Fire Department released this statement this afternoon regarding an event at the 1LT Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School earlier today:

Marlborough Firefighters responded to a fire alarm activation at 8:03 a.m. at the Whitcomb Middle School, 25 Union Street. Engines 1 and 2, Rescue 1, Tower 1 and Car 2 were detailed to the alarm.

Marlborough observes Fire Prevention Week

October 16th, 2014

Oliver Harris, 8, and Todd Manning, 6, are amazed by a vehicle extraction demonstration.

Marlborough – The Marlborough Central Fire Station hosted an open house Oct. 11 in observance of National Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 5 to 11). After collecting fire safety literature, children watched videos and live demonstrations, participated in an obstacle course and got behind the wheel of the department’s emergency vehicles. They and their families were treated to pizza, ice cream and popcorn.

Marlborough police log, Oct. 17 edition

October 15th, 2014

police log

Marlborough Monday, Oct. 6 9:05 a.m. Chestnut St. Larceny. 11:07 a.m. Pleasant St. Suspicious activity. 2:09 p.m. Farm Rd. Suspicious activity. 2:36 p.m. Sawin St. Threats. 9:29 p.m. Donald Lynch Blvd. Disturbance. 10:01 p.m. Arrested, Roshawn Terrence Stokes, 24, of 136 Farm Rd., Marlborough, for A&B on police officer (3 cts), resisting arrest, larceny from [...]

Antoinette Bryzgis, 93, of Marlborough

October 13th, 2014

Obit Antoinette R. Bryzgis

Marlborough – Antoinette (Maurice) Bryzgis (Bridges), 93, of Marlborough, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 at Marlborough Hills HealthCare Center. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Celina (St. Martin) Maurice and the wife of the late Stanley Bryzgis (Bridges), who died in 1979. She had been employed for many years [...]

Junior Woman’s Club observes 50th anniversary

October 12th, 2014

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough – Members of the Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club will celebrate 50 years of community service and fellowship Saturday, Oct.18, at a celebration at the Courtyard by Marriott. President Elizabeth Young and Junior Director of the General Federation of Women’s Club (GFWC) of Massachusetts Diane McCurley will welcome members [...]

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