The Town of Northborough, originally part of the Town of Marlborough, then Westborough, was incorporated in 1766 and became a town on its own in 1775.
The town is approximately 18.8 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 14,155. It is part of Worcester County and its form of government is Open Town Meeting. The town’s administration is comprised of a Town Manager and an elected Board of Selectmen.
A multitude of mills once thrived along the Assabet River, which runs through the town. Now Northborough is home to many businesses, including Northborough Crossing, a 600,000 open air retail development. One of the anchor stores is a Wegmans, which is the first store in New England for this Rochester, NY-based chain of grocery stores.
Visit Northborough’s town government website here.
Visit Northborough’s public schools (K-8) website here.
Visit Northborough’s high school (Algonquin Regional High School, shared with Southborough) here.
March 21st, 2017
Northborough – Make Your Own Pasta Night will be held at Algonquin Regional High School, 79 Bartlett St., Northborough, Wednesday, March 29, from 6-8 p.m Cost is $20 and you will take home the pasta you make. Proceeds will benefit Algonquin’s Serenity Garden to help purchase a compost bin. The garden is used to teach Algonquin […]
March 16th, 2017
Northborough/Shrewsbury – Marynoel G. (Gubbins) Durkin died peacefully in her sleep Monday, March 13, 2017. Her husband of 65 years, Joseph S. Durkin, predeceased her in 2007. She leaves behind her four wonderful children, Joseph J. Durkin and his wife Suzanne of Northborough, Kathleen Durkin and her husband Michael A. Borsuk of Boylston, Sean P. […]
March 15th, 2017
Northborough – Shelly A. (Rasmussen) Telesco, 32, of Northborough, formerly of Green Bay, Wis., passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at UMass Medical Center in Worcester surrounded by her devoted family. Shelly is survived by her loving husband and best friend, Timothy P. Telesco; her parents, Roger R. Rasmussen and Marion C. (Kraning) Kraning-Rasmussen; her […]
March 11th, 2017
Northborough – Fire Chief David Parenti introduced Northborough’s newest firefighter and paramedic to the Board of Selectmen at their Feb. 27 meeting. Dylan Kessler was selected after a long process out of a field of eight candidates.
March 9th, 2017
Northborough – Northborough Town Administrator John Coderre led a discussion of the town’s legislative priorities at the Feb. 27 Board of Selectmen meeting, in advance of Northborough’s legislative delegation’s appearance before the board Monday, March 13. These priorities were identified by town staff and committees.
March 8th, 2017
Northborough Sunday, Feb. 19 1:37 a.m. Intervale Farm Ln. Ambulance. 1:22 p.m. Alcott Dr. Fire Dept. asst. 3:05 p.m. Otis St. Ambulance. 7:17 p.m. Belmont St./Route 9. Assault. 8:20 p.m. Hitching Post Ln. Narcotic drug violation. Monday, Feb. 20 9:54 a.m. Howard St. Breaking and entering. 11:46 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 2:13 p.m. Shops […]
March 4th, 2017
Northborough – At the Feb. 27 Northborough Board of Selectmen meeting, Town Administrator, John Coderre presented a draft summary of the anticipated warrant articles for the Monday, April 24 Annual Town Meeting. The proposed draft contains 54 articles.
March 3rd, 2017
Northborough – The first Friends of Jay Dion Memorial Classic golf tournament will be held Thursday, May 25, at Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northborough.
March 1st, 2017
Northborough—RenovoMD, a “medical aesthetics” practice that focusses on using science to enhance both beauty and wellness, offers a wide array of treatment options that are carefully customized to each individual patient.
March 1st, 2017
Northborough Sunday, Feb. 12 11:39 a.m. Otis St. Ambulance. 4:03 p.m. Crawford St. Ambulance. 6:23 p.m. Arrested, Edward D. Phillips, 36, of 69 Lunenburg St., Fitchburg, for aggravated shoplifting/shielding device removal, warrant. Monday, Feb. 13 6:57 a.m. Cedar Hill St. Ambulance. 1:54 p.m. Pinehaven Dr. Animal calls. 3:08 p.m. Brigham St. Accident: P.D. 3:41 p.m. […]