NorthboroughThe 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.
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Algonquin girls’ soccer advances to state finals

November 18th, 2015

Algonquin’s Mackenzie Smith (second from right) celebrates with teammates after scoring the game winning goal.

Westfield – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks girls’ soccer team defeated the Minnechaug Regional High School Falcons by a score of 2-1 in the Division 1 State semi-finals. The game was played Nov. 17 at Westfield State University.

Northborough police log, Nov. 20 edition

November 18th, 2015

police log

Northborough Sunday, Nov. 1 1:53 a.m. Howard St. Ambulance. 4:12 p.m. Centre Dr. Fire Department assist. 6:21 p.m. Shops Way. Disturbance. 7:06 p.m. Main St. Well-being check. Monday, Nov. 2 7:19 a.m. Arrested, Anderson DeAquino, 38, of 234 Pleasant St., Apt. 2, Marlborough, for unlicensed operation of MV, unregistered motor vehicle, warrant. 10:07 a.m. Arrested, […]

Northborough 250th special edition cookbook needs recipes

November 17th, 2015

Northborough – The Northborough 250th Anniversary Committee invites residents to become part of history. A commemorative cookbook is being prepared and recipes are needed to make it complete. The cookbook will be professionally published and contain special pages of interest, a table of contents, an index, helpful cooking hints and recipe category dividers. Residents are […]

How to purchase tickets to Northborough’s 250th Anniversary Gala

November 17th, 2015

Northborough – Tickets to the 250th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, Feb. 6, continue to be sold in Northborough from the Town Clerk’s Office at Town Hall at 63 Main St. They are also now available at Lalajava or Otmos, 290 W. Main St., Lowe’s Meat Market, 255 W. Main St., Heart & Stone Jewelry, 269 […]

Annual Country Fair to be held at Northborough Senior Center

November 17th, 2015

Northborough – The annual Country Store Fair, sponsored by the Friends of the Northborough Senior Center, will be held Saturday, Nov. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Senior Center, 119 Bearfoot Road. It is open to all with no admission charge. Always a special attraction, the bake table will offer an array of pies, cakes, cookies, breads, breakfast pastries and more for sale, as well as preserves and other goodies.

Saint Bernadette honors vets with show of patriotism

November 15th, 2015

Kindergarten student, Isabella Urbani, and her peers enjoy the assembly.

Northborough – On Nov. 10, the students at the Saint Bernadette School held a heartwarming tribute to all of the brave men and women that have served our country with a Veterans Day Program.

Fifth-grade Northboro-Southboro T-Hawks are Central Mass champs

November 15th, 2015

N Youth Football 5th Grade submitted – The Fifth-Grade Northboro-Southboro T-Hawks Central Mass Championship team poses in front of their team banner after defeating  Gardner’s Chair City Lions Nov. 8. 


Northborough – The 5th grade Northboro-Southboro T-Hawks Youth Football team defeated Gardner’s Chair City Lions by a score of 21-7 to become the first Northboro-Southboro team to win a Central Mass. American Youth Football Super Bowl championship.

Eighth annual Turkey Trot to benefit Northborough Food Pantry

November 13th, 2015

Northborough –In 2008, Northborough residents Rita Matraia and Maggie Kosovsky organized a small get-together Thanksgiving morning as a way to get some exercise and enjoy some camaraderie with their friends. The women also decided to ask those participating to bring some goods for the Northborough Food Pantry. Thirty of their friends showed up that morning to run a 5k course that started and ended in Matraia’s Colby Street neighborhood. It was so much fun for all it became an annual event, growing in numbers each year.

Northborough Historical Society prepares slate of entertaining programs for 2016

November 12th, 2015

Northborough – As the town prepares to celebrate its 250th anniversary in 2016, the Northborough Historical Society (NHS) is extending an invitation to residents and guests alike to join them in learning more about the fascinating people and events that make up Northborough’s past.

Northborough police log, Nov. 13 edition

November 11th, 2015

police log

Northborough Sunday, Oct. 25 8:57 a.m. Village Dr. Ambulance. 7:19 p.m. Arrested, Anne L. Pendleton, 43, of 55 Main St., Apt. 1C, Northborough, for fail to stop/yield, fail to wear seat belt, OUI liquor. 9:31 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. Monday, Oct. 26 12:19 a.m. Northgate Rd. Disturbance. 8:12 a.m. West Main St. Larceny. 8:40 […]

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