Marlborough

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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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Marlborough dispatcher retires after 37 years

August 25th, 2016

Marlborough – Marlborough Police and Fire Dispatcher Larry Bastien, a familiar voice in times of emergency, has retired after serving the city since 1979. He interacted with police, fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel, handling all 911 calls as well as routine calls for the Police and Fire departments.

Marlborough’s 24th annual Greek Festival begins Sept. 3

August 25th, 2016

Marlborough – Marlborough’s 24th annual Labor Day Greek Festival will be held at Sts. Anargyroi Greek Orthodox Church, 9 Central St., Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3 and 4, from 12 to 10 p.m. and Monday, Sept. 5, from 12 to 5 p.m. Admission is free. The menu for the festival includes the popular slow-cooked lamb […]

Candlelight vigil to commemorate those lost to drug addiction

August 25th, 2016

Kathy Leonard, who is organizing the vigil, with a photo of her son Jonathan, who died of an overdose in December 2014

Marlborough – A candlelight vigil will be held on the lawn of the Frank D. Walker Building, 244 Main St., on Wednesday, Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m. to commemorate International Overdose Awareness Day. In memory of those lives lost to overdose in Massachusetts in 2015, 1,531 purple flags have been placed on the front lawn […]

Marlborough police log, Aug. 26 edition

August 24th, 2016

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Marlborough Monday, Aug. 15 7:27 a.m. Main/Windsor Sts. Suspicious activity. 7:54 a.m. Northboro Road East. Assault. 9:30 a.m. Newton St. Parking violation. 10:41 a.m. Boston Post Road west. Suspicious MV. 10:44 a.m. South St. Parking violation. 11:39 a.m. Boston Post Road West. Suspicious activity. 11:58 a.m. Mount Pleasant St. Threats. 1:07 p.m. Crestwood Ln. Larceny. […]

Kenneth J. Winchester, 62, of Marlborough

August 22nd, 2016

Marlborough – Kenneth J. Winchester, 62, died Thursday evening, Aug. 18, 2016 after being stricken ill earlier in the week. He was the husband of Carolyn (Burke) Winchester, to whom he was married for 43 years. He was born in Biddeford, Maine, the son of the late Carl Winchester and Pauline (Cormier) Winchester, and lived […]

William Richards, 62, of Marlborough

August 22nd, 2016

Marlborough – William “Bill” Richards, 62, died Wednesday evening, Aug. 17, 2016 after a brief illness.  He was the husband of Margaret “Peg” (Simoneau) Richards to whom he was married for 40 years. He was born in Scranton, Pa., the son of the late William P. Richards and Angelina (Cordaro) Richards of Hudson, and lived […]

Dorothy K. Vinal, 91, of Marlborough

August 22nd, 2016

Obit Dorothy K. Vinal

Marlborough – Dorothy K. (McPherson) Vinal, 91, of Marlborough, died Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. Born in Stoughton, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Clara (Kempf) McPherson and the wife of the late Alden Charles Reynolds who died in 2010. She had also been the wife of the late Stephen Henry Vinal, who […]

Area churches provide food for Our Father’s Table

August 22nd, 2016

Actively involved with serving meals at Our Father's Table for the past 10 years are Mark and Kathy Flinkstrom of Hudson, and their children, Kristen and Mark, all members of the Grace Baptist Church. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Ten years ago Mark Flinkstrom and his 6-year-old daughter, Kristen, joined with other members of the Grace Baptist Church in Hudson to participate in Our Father’s Table, an organization of volunteers from 18 churches throughout the area dedicated to fighting hunger by providing dinner and conversation to those in need. His wife, Kathy, and son, Mark, now 14, joined them and their service as a family has continued throughout the years.

Mayor, Council welcome Japanese students

August 20th, 2016

A group of students and faculty members from Akiruno, Japan are welcomed to Marlborough at the July 25 City Council meeting.  They were presented with citations and gifts from Mayor Arthur Vigeant and City Council President Edward Clancy. A member of the teaching staff of Marlborough Public Schools, Nancy Klein, organizes the event which has been held for the past several years.

Marlborough-The cultural exchange between Marlborough and Akiruno, Japan moved forward and continued to flourish as students, educators and host families were welcomed by Mayor Arthur Vigeant and the City Council at the council’s July 25th meeting. The traditional exchange of gifts took place as introductions were made and hospitality warmly extended.

Marlborough chamber to hold Business and Consumer Expo

August 20th, 2016

Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 2016 Annual Business and Consumer Expo Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 4-8 p.m. at the Marlborough Courtyard by Marriott, 75 Felton St. (Route 20 West) Marlborough. Attendees will be able to explore exhibit booths from small and large companies and sample cuisine from local […]

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