Northborough

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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Northborough Fire Captain honored for ‘lifetime of support’

June 12th, 2017

Northborough – Northborough Fire Department Captain Robert Theve was once again honored for providing an opportunity for individuals with special needs to be active participants in the community. Theve was instrumental in hiring Bryce Grenier, 22, a Northborough resident with cognitive impairments, to volunteer at the Fire Department one day a week to do light […]

Welcome to the world Mckenzie Jade Harrington!

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – Kaitlyn Ware and Joshua Harrington became the proud parents of Mckenzie Jade Harrington, who was born Apr. 7, 2017. Mckenzie came into the world weighing 6lbs. 14oz. and 19 inches long at 11:55 a.m. at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Worcester. Mckenzie’s maternal grandparents are Cheryl Vautier of Northborough and Robert Ware of West Roxbury. […]

Northborough Boy Scout Troop 101 celebrates 101st Eagle Scout

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – The dedication and many hours of service by Boy Scout Troop 101 over the years to the Northborough community can be seen and enjoyed all around town. The troop recently recognized its 101st Eagle Scout and also is in the preparation phase to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2018.

Northborough bank executive forms relationship with Rockwell Museum

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – As the market president for TD Bank of central, western and southeastern Massachusetts, Robert Babcock is constantly seeking activities and locations for his quarterly rewards and recognition events.

Northborough teen wins gold in national shooting competition

June 10th, 2017

Northborough – Rio Ferguson of Northborough traveled to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Spring, Colo., April 6 to compete in his first National Junior Olympic Rifle Championships (NJORC). It was the second step to achieving his goal of medaling at the NJORC that he set two years ago when just 11 years old. The […]

After devastating illnesses strike couple, Northborough family reluctantly asks for help

June 7th, 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough – It can be difficult to ask for help. But what is harder than that is to watch the ones that you love, the ones who have always been there for every moment of your life, good and bad, face a debilitating illness. That is the stark reality one […]

David E. McCurdy, Ph.D., 73, of Northborough

June 7th, 2017

Northborough – David E. McCurdy, of Northborough, passed away at home Monday, June 5, 2017, succumbing to Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis after several years. He was 73 old. David was born in Harrison Township, Pa. He was a graduate of Har-Brack High School of Brackenridge, Pa. in 1961, and received a Bachelor of Arts in Education […]

Flaherty Physical Therapy – Helping you to restore your ‘Mojo’

June 7th, 2017

Northborough – Kevin Flaherty may call himself the “Chief Mojo Officer” at his company, Flaherty Physical Therapy, but make no mistake. Behind his lighthearted title is a strong commitment, based on over 20 years of professional experience, in helping his patients achieve their highest level of excellent health.

On the company’s website, it says, “To us, Mojo is a feeling, a sensation of well-being, strength and stability. Mojo is the feeling you get when you are in the groove, everything is perfect, everything feels good, all is right, your stars are aligned.”

Holocaust survivor speaks at Northborough middle school

June 7th, 2017

Northborough – The entire 8th grade class at the Robert E. Melican Middle School in Northborough sat hunched forward—almost breathless—during an assembly on May 17. It was Holocaust survivor Sam Weinreb (91) who held their attention.

For a full hour, over-and-over, Weinreb said to them, “I want you to know, I want you to know.”

Northborough police log, June 9 edition

June 7th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, May 21 7:51 a.m. King St. Ambulance. 1:59 p.m. Leland Dr. Ambulance. 3:43 p.m. Southwest Cutoff. Ambulance. Monday, May 22 3:49 p.m. Southwest Cutoff. Accident: P.D. 7:15 p.m. Meadow Rd. Fraud. 9:12 p.m. East Main St. Ambulance. Tuesday, May 23 2:15 p.m. Pinehaven Dr. Ambulance. 3:15 p.m. Southwest Cutoff. Accident: P.D. 9:07 p.m. […]

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