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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Council approves rezoning plans for downtown Marlborough

December 7th, 2014

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough – The new Marlborough Village District, designed to capture the historic character of the downtown area of the city while expanding it into a hub of community gathering places, was approved by City Councilors at the Dec. 1 meeting. It was the result of almost a year of [...]

Marlborough Police Department receives grants

December 7th, 2014

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough – The Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security has awarded a $99,805 grant to the Marlborough Police Department. These funds from the FY 2015 State 911 Department Support and Incentive Grant Program will be utilized to offset personnel costs in the Public Safety dispatching center as [...]

Foundation strives to enhance lives of people living with Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s

December 7th, 2014

LuMind Foundation of Marlborough held a three-day road rally this past summer to raise funds for Down syndrome cognition research. The “Race for Research” was held in North Carolina with the finish line at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. Pictured are (l to r) Jonathan, Anna, Kayla and Adam with NASCAR legend Glen Woods. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Formerly known as the Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation (DSRTF), the LuMind Foundation marked their 10th anniversary with a new name. With board members and events all over the country, and its home office in Marlborough, LuMind focuses on Down syndrome (Ds) cognition research.

Civil Air Patrol to be awarded Congressional Gold Medal

December 7th, 2014

President Franklin D. Roosevelt presents the nation’s first-ever Air Medals, given for valor in flight, to a pair of CAP subchasers – Maj. Hugh R. Sharp, center, and 1st Lt. Edmund “Eddie” Edwards, second from right, in the Oval Office in February 1943. Looking on is James M. Landis, wartime chief of the Office of Civilian Defense. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) will be awarded the Congressional Gold Medal Dec. 10 on Capitol Hill in honor of its founding members’ role in protecting the homeland against deadly German U-boat attacks during World War II and carrying out other vital wartime domestic missions.

Spreading holiday cheer in downtown Marlborough

December 6th, 2014

Members of the Marlborough High School Mixed Chorus sing holiday tunes.

Marlborough – Weather cooperated for the first time in recent years when residents gathered Dec. 5 at Union Common for the annual Home for the Holidays.

Community celebrates 25th anniversary of giving

December 6th, 2014

Nanette Roberge and her award-winning father Chef Leon Roberge pose with his sculpture, adorning his shrimp and raw bar.

Marlborough – Hundreds of guests supported the 25th annual Evening of Giving, held Dec. 4 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel. They sampled offerings from 29 eateries, then treated themselves to make-your-own-sundaes from Trombetta’s Farm.

Ringing the bell to help those in need

December 6th, 2014

Dru Lindgren, the Marlborough Friends of Families in Transition coordinator and State Sen. Jamie Eldridge, D-Acton, work a shift outside the Price Chopper store in Marlborough. 
Photo/courtesy Barbara Clifford

Marlborough – Volunteers from across all spectrums have stepped up to man shifts ringing the Salvation Army (TSA) bell this season as a way to benefit locally based Friends of Families in Transition (FFIT). TSA is “paying” the organization an hourly rate for every bell ringing shift that is covered by a volunteer.

Holiday concert at Marlborough Public Library

December 5th, 2014


Marlborough – A special Christmas holiday concert will be presented by the Friends of the Marlborough Public Library Wednesday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m. featuring “Hungrytown for the Holidays.” Hungrytown is the internationally touring folk and acoustic married duo Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson, who will perform a selection of winter and holiday-themed songs, both [...]

Marlborough High School students selected for festival

December 5th, 2014

Marlborough High School musicians (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Thirty-four Marlborough High School students have been selected for the 2014 Central District Senior Festival.  This festival represents 65 districts where students compete for a spot in the band, orchestra, chorus, or jazz ensemble.  Students who also received an all-state recommendation will also audition for the 2014-2015 All-State Festival. The MHS students chosen [...]

Marlborough police log, Dec. 5 edition

December 3rd, 2014

police log

Marlborough Monday, Nov. 24 10:01 a.m. Stevens St. Vandalism. 11:53 a.m. Crestwood Ln. Harassment. 12:39 p.m. Broadmeadow Rd. Trespassing. 2:42 p.m. Williams St. Suspicious MV. 3:00 p.m. Union St. Larceny. 3:28 p.m. Orchard St. Larceny. 6:22 p.m. Central St. Larceny. 6:49 p.m. Short St. Assault. 11:14 p.m. Liberty/South Sts. Suspicious MV. Tuesday, Nov. 25 2:56 [...]

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