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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Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ to help Marlborough Community Cupboard

October 4th, 2014

Rehearsing a fight scene in the Ghost Light Players upcoming production of “Macbeth” are Nathan Scott as Macbeth (bottom) and Gene Lejeune as Macduff. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – It was decided three years ago when the Ghost Light Players (GLP) was founded that the theater group would annually present a Shakespearean play, open to the public and free of charge. The price of admission is a nonperishable food item to be donated to the Marlborough Community Cupboard.

Marlborough to receive $15,000 for drug and alcohol awareness program

October 4th, 2014

Marlborough – Mayor Arthur G. Vigeant and State Representative Danielle Gregoire announced that the City of Marlborough will receive $15,000 in funding for drug and alcohol awareness from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The funding will be used, in part, to help support the Marlborough Youth Commission’s efforts to establish a city-wide campaign involving local businesses, [...]

Regional business expo attracts large crowd

October 3rd, 2014

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Marlborough – More than 60 regional and area business and community leaders participated in the 2014 Annual Regional Business Expo held at the Marlborough Courtyard by Marriott Sept. 30, sponsored by the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC).

Marlborough police log, Oct. 3 edition

October 1st, 2014

police log

Marlborough Monday, Sept. 22 11:16 a.m. Lakeside Ave. Suspicious activity. 3:10 p.m. Union St. Disturbance. 3:38 p.m. Framingham Rd. Assault. 5:09 p.m. Mechanic St. Fraud/forgery. 5:24 p.m. Arrested, Philip James Ferrecchia, 32, of 84 Berlin Rd., Apt. FL1, Marlborough, on warrant. 7:29 p.m. Donald Lynch Blvd. Parking violation. 10:32 p.m. Stevens St. Disturbance. 11:22 p.m. [...]

Donna E. MacDonald, 88, of Marlborough

September 30th, 2014

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Marlborough – Donna E. (Zaikis) MacDonald, 88, of Marlborough and formerly of Needham, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of the late Alexander L. MacDonald, who died in 2002. She was born, raised, and educated in Boston, the daughter of the late John and Mary (Slaninis) Zaikis, of South [...]

City receives grant for ATV

September 28th, 2014

Marlborough – An Emergency Management Program Grant (EMPG) for $18,435 to purchase an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) for use by the Conservation Commission, Police and Fire departments was approved the City Council at the Sept. 22 meeting.

Councilor suggests event coordinator for the city

September 28th, 2014

Marlborough – Ward 7 Councilor Donald Landers sees the value of having an event coordinator for the city and is proposing that funding for the position could come from the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). His request for consideration of the plan, presented at the Aug. 25 meeting, met with some opposition from councilors before being referred to the Operations and Oversight Committee, chaired by Matt Elder.

Students named to Youth Commission

September 28th, 2014

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough – Two Marlborough students, Ryan Wambolt and Santiago Vargas, have been approved by the city council to serve on the city’s Youth Commission. The action was taken during the council’s Sept. 22 meeting at the recommendation of Mayor Arthur Vigeant. In his communication to councilors Vigeant stated: “Ryan [...]

Boot Scootin’ BBQ to raise funds for new Marlborough Senior Center

September 28th, 2014

Members of the planning committee for the Boot Scootin’ BBQ are (seated, l to r) Lydia Whitcomb, Debbie Beausoleil and Florence Mannarino; and (standing, l to r) Joan Cameron, Joe Tunnera, Barbara McGuire and Ann Tunnera. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Board members of the Friends of the Marlborough Senior Center extend an invitation to all to attend a Boot Scootin’ Barbecue Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Masonic Hall. A buffet featuring barbecued ribs, marinated chicken, corn bread, apple pie, and more will be served. DJ George will provide a variety of live music for line dancing, singing or just plain listening that will set the tone for an evening of good old western fun.

Marlborough Moose to host Haunted Woods food drive

September 28th, 2014

Riding on the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129 float in this year’s Marlborough Labor Day Parade to promote its Haunted House food drive are (l to r) Carol Dimino with Nancy and Steve Ronayne. The float won the Mayor’s Trophy. (Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Marlborough – An annual eerie event at various venues has benefitted the city’s food pantry for over a decade. For the third year, the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129 will host the Haunted Woods food drive for three weekends in October and Halloween evening. Admission is at least one nonperishable item for the Marlborough Community Cupboard.

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