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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Candlelight vigil held for International Overdose Awareness Day

September 1st, 2015

Those attending the candlelight vigil say the Serenity Prayer next to the field of flags.

Marlborough – On a calm, warm night, Aug. 31, nearly 100 people gathered in front of the Walker Building for a candlelight vigil to solemnly remember the 1,260 residents of Massachusetts who have died of an opiate overdose over the last year.

The vigil, held as part of International Overdose Awareness Day, was organized by Marlborough resident Kathy Leonard, whose son, Jonathan Testa, died of a heroin overdose in December 2012.

Brass quintet will get toes tapping at Marlborough Public Library

August 29th, 2015

Quintessential Brass members (l to r) David Lindsey, Mike Peipman, David Burdett, Leslie Havens and Robin Milinazzo. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Quintessential Brass will kick off the Marlborough Public Library’s 2015-2016 Yacyshyn Concert Series Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. The group of five talented, full-time professional brass musicians will perform a free 90-minute concert at the library’s Bigelow Hall, 35 W. Main St.

A tip on immunizations

August 28th, 2015

Submitted by the Marlborough Board of Health Marlborough – August is the National Immunization Awareness month. Immunizations are important because they protect a person from illness like flu, pneumonia and the measles which can be a serious health issue. Adults, like children, need to be vaccinated against certain illnesses, but it is important to know [...]

Residents enjoy open house at Marlborough Airport

August 28th, 2015

“The Naked Plane”: a Hatz Bi-Plane that has been partially restored.

Marlborough – It was truly a multi-generational experience as children, parents and grandparents – all equally fascinated by helicopters, airplanes, military vehicles and parachute jumping – participated in a day of fun at Marlborough Airport Aug. 15.

Lorraine A. Letendre, 69, of Marlborough

August 28th, 2015

Obit Lorraine Letendre_crop

Marlborough – Lorraine A. (Gonyea) Letendre, 69, of Marlborough, died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 at Millbury Healthcare Center. She was the wife of the late Clarence F. Letendre Jr., who died in 2009. She was born in Worcester, the daughter of the late Lawrence W. and Cora (Bernard) Gonyea, and was educated in Millbury. She [...]

Candlelight vigil to be held in memory of victims of drug epidemic

August 27th, 2015

Volunteers stand in front of the 1,200 flags placed in front of the Walker Building.
Photo/Bonnie Adams

Marlborough – Those who go through downtown Marlborough this weekend either on foot or in car will most certainly be struck by a powerful display of over 1,200 small purple flags that have been placed on the front lawn of the Walker Building, 255 Main St.

Marlborough Police Chase 5K to benefit beloved employee’s family

August 27th, 2015

Runners begin a past Marlborough Police Chase 5K.
File photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – The Marlborough Police Patrol Officers Association (MPPOA) is preparing for its 12th Police Chase 5K to hit the roads Saturday, Sept. 19, at 11 a.m., beginning and ending at the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129. Concurrently, the Marlborough Police Department (MPD) is mourning the recent loss of an employee, Sue Blaisdell. Proceeds from this year’s fundraiser will go to her family, said Officer Pat Hogan, the race director since its inception in 2001.

William J. Sontag Jr., 63, of Marlborough

August 27th, 2015


Marlborough – William J. “Bill” Sontag Jr., 63, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. He was the husband of Patricia “Patty” (Kelley) Sontag, to whom he was married for 25 years. He was born in Hackensack,N.J., the son of the late William Sr. and Johanna (Tagliabue) Sontag, and moved to Marlborough in 1986. He was [...]

Marlborough High School awarded Financial Education Innovation Fund grant

August 26th, 2015

Marlborough – State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg announced that Marlborough High School is among the 2015 recipients of the Financial Education Innovation Fund, an initiative that will provide grants to expand financial literacy fairs in high schools across the commonwealth. The grants are funded from the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation through its [...]

Marlborough police log, Aug. 28 edition

August 26th, 2015

police log

Marlborough Friday, Aug. 14 10:13 a.m. Morrissey Rd. Fraud/forgery. 11:43 a.m. Briarwood Ln. Disturbance. 2:03 p.m. Boston Post Road East. Larceny. 8:27 p.m. Royal Crest Dr. Medical. 9:30 p.m. Hosmer St. Suspicious activity. 9:44 p.m. Stevens St. Medical. Saturday, Aug. 15 2:32 a.m. Church/Hildreth Sts. Erratic operator. 5:26 a.m. Broadmeadow Rd. Suspicious activity. 6:03 a.m. [...]

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