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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Henry L. Noyes Sr., 88, of Marlborough

May 15th, 2015

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Marlborough – Henry L. “Hank” Noyes Sr., 88, passed away peacefully Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Reservoir Center in Marlborough. He leaves his son, Henry L. (Larry) Noyes Jr. of Sterling; his daughter, Anita Pawlina of Auburn; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; and his longtime friend, Emeline Lynde of Marlborough. Born in Newark, N.J., he [...]

Student Leadership Council members gain tools for being good citizens

May 14th, 2015

Members of the Student Leadership Council at the Charles Jaworek Elementary School. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Being a leader means being grateful, being kind to others, and being a role model. That’s according to Kayla Parsons, a fourth-grader at the Charles Jaworek Elementary School in Marlborough. She’s one of 18 students in her grade enrolled in the May session of the Student Leadership Council at the school.

Assabet coach honored as Coach of the Year

May 14th, 2015

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Marlborough – The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Educational Athletics Department and Coaches Education Program recently announced that Frank Ferreer, the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High Girls Basketball Coach, is the 2014-2015 recipient of the Girls Basketball Coach of the Year Award. According to the nomination packet, “This award seeks to recognize and honor ‘teacher [...]

Francis Bolieau, 83, of Marlborough

May 14th, 2015

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Marlborough – Francis “Ed” Bolieau, 83, of Marlborough, died of multiple medical complications Monday, May 11, 2015 at UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, surrounded by his family. Born Nov. 24, 1931 in Brockton, he was the son of the late Frank and Ellen Gertrude (Murphy) Bolieau. He was a devoted husband to his wife of [...]

Marlborough softball tops Westborough

May 14th, 2015

Marlborough’s Jillian Petrie swings at a pitch

Marlborough – The Marlborough High School Panthers softball team defeated the Westborough High School Rangers by a score of 5-1 in a game played May 13.

Marlborough company donates paper to Boys and Girls Clubs of MetroWest

May 14th, 2015

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Marlborough – On May 5, LCI Paper Company of Marlborough went to the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest where they donated 100 pounds of paper for the arts and crafts room. Liza Lentini and Alecia Ferretti came to the club in Marlborough and crafted with the kids as they made cards and signs for [...]

Marlborough police log, May 15 edition

May 13th, 2015

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Marlborough Monday, May 4 10:44 a.m. West Main St. Fraud/forgery. 11:12 a.m. Arrested, Jerry E. Bradley, 44, of 537 Elm St., Marlborough, for assault with dangerous weapon, improper store of large capacity firearm, improper store of firearm (2 cts), firearm license restriction violation. 4:06 p.m. Brigham St. Disturbance. 4:18 p.m. Wagon Hill Rd. MVA with [...]

Marlboro Animal Hospital to hold open house

May 12th, 2015

Kaiser, a K9 officer with the Marlborough Police Department

Marlborough – The Marlboro Animal Hospital will be holding an open house Sunday, May 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meet “Kaiser,” a K9 officer with the Marlborough Police Department; take a hospital tour, enjoy a petting zoo and free ice cream; and enter into raffles to benefit the Worcester Animal Rescue League.

Hint of Class offers new and gently used clothing, home furnishings and accessories

May 12th, 2015

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Marlborough – Hint of Class Consignment, located at 72 Hosmer St., offers new and gently used quality brand name clothing and accessories for teens, women, and men. The 4,000 square foot store also has new and used furniture and houseware items that are in excellent condition.

Moms turn grief into recovery through local support group

May 12th, 2015

Cheryl Juaire (left) and Kathy Leonard with photos of their sons.
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Marlborough – A pair of mothers who lost their sons to drug overdose are using their tragedy to help others.

Kathy Leonard lost her 27-year-old son Jonathan Testa in December and Cheryl Juaire lost her son Corey Merrill, 23, in 2011 – both to heroin overdose.

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