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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‘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 [...]

Evelyn L. Gasparoni, 87, of Marlborough

October 24th, 2014


Marlborough – Evelyn L. (Yuoska) Gasparoni, 87, of Marlborough, died peacefully at her home Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Julio P. Gasparoni who died in 1992. She was born, raised, and educated in Marlborough, the daughter of the late Michael and Bessie Yuoska. She was [...]

Assabet Valley breaks ground on field renovation

October 22nd, 2014

Members of the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School community breaks ground for the new baseball and softball fields: (l to r) Martin Shaw, facilities director; Terry Riley, athletic director; Ryan Carlson, a senior baseball player from Northborough; Marty Henry, a senior baseball player from Rutland; Jocelyn Orangio and Maddie Parmeter, senior softball players from Maynard; Mike O’Brien, softball coach; Kristopher Luoto, director of business operations; John Silk and Marty Henry, baseball coaches. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Coaches and students took part in the groundbreaking for the renovation of the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School baseball and softball fields. The updates will include new dugouts, batting cages and bullpens for both fields. The backstops and fencing will also be replaced. Assabet has hired Gale Associates as the designer for [...]

Marlborough Historical Society presents history of ‘The Rock’

October 22nd, 2014

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Marlborough – The Marlborough Historical Society will present a history of the well-known city landmark “The Rock,” Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. at the Marlborough Senior Center, 250 Main St. Bruce Caissie will share the history of “The Rock,” which sits on a hill on the Marlborough and Hudson city/town line. Around 1965, teenagers [...]

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