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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Free foam recycling collection

November 1st, 2015

Northborough – The Northboro Junior Woman’s Club, along with the Northboro Recycling Committee, will host a foam recycling collection Saturday, Oct. 31, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Department of Public Works yard, 190 Main Street/Route 20. In addition to clean PS6 foam (think take-out cups, plates, veggie trays, packing material), foam stamped […]

Northborough police log, Oct. 30 edition

October 28th, 2015

police log

Northborough Sunday, Oct. 11 1:42 a.m. Patty Ln. Disturbance. 10:09 a.m. Southwest Cutoff. Accident – property damage. 3:46 p.m. Deacon St. Ambulance. 7:52 p.m. Green St. Ambulance. Monday, Oct. 12 9:29 a.m. Belmont St./Route 9. Auto theft. 2:01 p.m. Otis St. Littering/illegal dumping. 8:53 p.m. Dunia Ln. Disturbance. Tuesday, Oct. 13 12:36 p.m. Davis St. […]

Man charged with possession of drugs and firearms at Northborough motel

October 27th, 2015

Northborough – The Northborough Police Department released this statement this morning: On 10/26/15, Northborough Police Department along with members of Worcester County Drug Task Force, the Central Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (CMLEC) and the Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit, served a search warrant at a motel room located at the Motel 6 on Route 9. […]

Renowned master illusionist to perform at Algonquin

October 26th, 2015

Northborough/Southborough – Algonquin Regional High School’s DECA Chapter is will host master illusionist Lyn Dillies Friday, Nov. 13, in the school’s JFK Auditorium, 79 Bartlett St., Northborough, at 7 p.m.

Dillies, Parent’s Choice and Merlin award winner, is America’s premier female illusionist for an undeniable reason: her captivating stage show is one for the ages – all ages, in fact. Infusing all the spectacle and flash of Las Vegas into an enchanting, family-friendly event, Lyn’s spellbinding illusions put standing-room-only audiences on the edge of their seats and in the palm of her hand.

Northborough runner takes second place at Pam’s Run

October 25th, 2015

Top finishers in Pam’s Run Ryan Tapply, Gillis Campbell and Lucas Rostler. (Photo/submitted)

Northborough – Gillis Campbell of Northborough earned second place at Pam’s Run 5K Oct. 18 at the Claypit Hill School in Wayland to benefit Neighbor Brigade, a nonprofit organization that mobilizes community-based groups of volunteers to help neighbors in crises. Other top male finishers included first place winner Ryan Tapply and third place winner Lucas Rostler, both of Wayland. Over 600 runners and walkers hit […]

Algonquin Volleyball blanks Milford

October 25th, 2015

Algonquin junior Kristen Cooley leaps into the air as she serves the ball.

Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks volleyball team won three straight sets to defeat the Milford High School Hawks in a match Oct. 14.

Young Bruins fan rewarded for reading

October 25th, 2015

Krish Satishkumar (l) with Katrina Ireland, children's librarian at the Northborough Free Library. (Photo/Bonnie Adams)

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough – Krish Satishkumar, a 10-year-old student at the Marion E. Zeh School, loves to read. The avid sports fan also loves the Boston Bruins. Those two passions came together for him in a happy way when he found out his prize for participating in a state-wide public library reading […]

Northborough Youth Soccer Tomahawks win championship

October 25th, 2015

The Northborough Youth Soccer Tomahawks finished off an undefeated season (5-0) by winning the GU12 Division Championship in the annual Natick Columbus Day Tournament.

Northborough – The Northborough Youth Soccer Tomahawks finished off an undefeated season (5-0) by winning the GU12 Division Championship in the annual Natick Columbus Day Tournament. Photo/submitted

Northborough’s 250th gala tickets on sale

October 22nd, 2015

Northborough – The Northborough 250th Anniversary Committee will hold a gala Saturday, Feb. 6, from 6 p.m. to midnight at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 5400 Computer Drive, Westborough. This is one of many events planned to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Town of Northborough. A cocktail hour with a cash bar will begin the […]

Northborough police log, Oct. 23 edition

October 21st, 2015

police log

Northborough Sunday, Oct. 4 8:38 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 9:29 a.m. Stone Dr. Animal calls. 3:23 p.m. Belmont St. Accident – property damage. 7:13 p.m. Whitney St. Well-being check. Monday, Oct. 5 1:47 a.m. Arrested, David  William Sant, 39, of 1 Dailey Ave., North Easton, for marked lanes violation, no inspection sticker, OUI liquor. […]

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