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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Meredith L. Matz, 39, of Marlborough

October 30th, 2014

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Marlborough – Meredith L. Matz, 39, of Marlborough, beloved daughter of Leonard and Marilyn and sister of Michelle, passed away suddenly Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. She was born in Buffalo, N.Y. and was a 1993 graduate of Williamsville North High School where she was president of the Vocal Music Department, vice-president of the National Honor [...]

Touchstone Furniture seeking donations, volunteers

October 30th, 2014

Marlborough – Touchstone Furniture Depot, a Marlborough-based charity that distributes donated furnishings to local residents in need is seeking donations and volunteers to help at the 66 Mechanic St. location. Sue Waudby, volunteer manager for the program, is stressing the need for sofas, kitchen tables and chairs, tall dressers, lamps, bath towels, blankets and comforters. [...]

Marlborough police log, Oct. 31 edition

October 29th, 2014

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Marlborough Monday, Oct. 20 9:46 a.m. Bolton St. Drug offense. 11:54 a.m. Hildreth St. Suspicious activity. 12:47 p.m. Boston Post Road East. Suspicious activity. 1:49 p.m. Locke Dr. Disturbance. 4:09 p.m. Union St. Assault. 4:31 p.m. Benjamin Rd. Suspicious activity. 6:16 p.m. Arrested, David W. Reid, 52, of 509 Lincoln St., Marlborough, for A&B on [...]

‘Haunting’ fun in Marlborough

October 28th, 2014

Leah Amato and her husband stand in front of their haunted house in Marlborough.

Marlborough – There’s a family- friendly haunted house in Marlborough that is free to visit with a donation to the Marlborough Food Pantry. After a successful first weekend Oct. 25-26, the event will run again on Halloween night, Friday, Oct. 31.

Marlboro Photo offers complete photographic services

October 28th, 2014


Marlborough – Marlboro Photo, a 30-year-old full service photography studio, has announced that Paul LaForte will now be taking over as head of operations from his father, Wil. The business specializes in complete photographic services including digital imaging, studio photography and portraits, product, art and specialty photography and business services. They can provide quick on-premises [...]

Local philatelist studies history, geography through stamps

October 25th, 2014

Jeff Shapiro (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – In this era of email and text messages, Marlborough resident Jeff Shapiro jokes that he and his peers “get to read dead people’s mail.”

Fort Meadow Reservoir drawdown under way

October 25th, 2014

Hudson/Marlborough – The Fort Meadow Commission announced the City of Marlborough and Town of Hudson began the drawdown of Fort Meadow Reservoir Oct. 15. The four-foot drawdown will continue for 15-20 days. The lake level will be kept down through the winter and begin refilling March 3, 2015. The purpose of this year’s drawdown is [...]

Marlborough native celebrates 90 years

October 25th, 2014

(l to r): Robbie Laptewicz, Emma (the youngest Laptewicz), Josephine, and Shannon Laptewicz. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – On Sept. 27, Josephine Laptewicz’s family gathered at Arturo’s Restaurant in Westborough to celebrate her milestone 90th birthday. As the matriarch of the family, Josephine wore a crown with a red heart and flashing lights and carried a silver staff. A banner reading “The Queen of our Hearts” hung on the wall.

Former JFK aide speaks to Marlborough Rotarians

October 25th, 2014

Dan Fenn (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Dan Fenn, former aide to President John F. Kennedy and founding director of the JFK Library in Boston which is part of the National Archives, shared his wealth of knowledge and experience with members and guests of the Marlborough Rotary Club at the Fish Restaurant Oct. 9.

Antoinette M. Abrams, 82, of Marlborough

October 24th, 2014

Marlborough – Antoinette M. “Toni” (Scerra) Abrams, 82, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of George Abrams, who died in 1972. They were married for 27 years. She was born in Marlborough, the daughter of the late Dominic and Mary (Grasso) Scerra, and lived here [...]

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