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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City awarded $1.6 million grant for Simarano Drive

July 24th, 2014

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Marlborough – At the request of Mayor Arthur Vigeant the City Council has accepted a $1.6 million grant from the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development (EOHED) that will provide funds for renovations and improvements on Simarano Drive.

The monies will be used to reconstruct roads, improve and add sidewalks, install traffic signals and establish a bicycle path for a “Complete Streets” project.

Marlborough garden tour features Girl Scouts’ Silver Award project

July 24th, 2014

Sara Peltier and Ashley LeConti, members of Girl Scout Troop 72843

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – When the Marlborough Public Library presented a garden tour July 20, guests visited several spots including Jaworek Elementary School. That’s where Girl Scout Troop 72843 members Ashley LeConti and Sara Peltier created a vegetable patch as their Silver Award project. The garden’s harvest will be donated to the Marlborough Community Cupboard.

Patricia A. Finn, 82, of Marlborough

July 24th, 2014

Obit Patricia Finn

Marlborough – Patricia A. (McAuliffe) Finn, 82, of Marlborough, died Sunday, July 20, 2014. Born in Arlington, she was the daughter of the late Michael H. and Marion E. (Hankard) McAuliffe. Mrs. Finn was raised in Southborough and graduated from Peters High School. She had been employed as an administrative assistant for the Housing Authority [...]

Dolores Tavano, 88, of Marlborough

July 24th, 2014

Obit Dolores Tavano

Marlborough – Dolores (Fogarty) Morris Tavano, 88, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014. She was born in Cambridge, the daughter of the late George Fogarty Sr. and Josephine (Doucette) Fogarty. She was the wife of the late James J. Morris Jr., who died in 1967, and the late Nicholas Tavano, who died in 2007. [...]

Marlborough police log, July 25 edition

July 24th, 2014

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Marlborough Friday, July 11 7:25 a.m. Rice St. Suspicious activity. 3:34 p.m. Hosmer St. Suspicious activity. 7:11 p.m. Madison St. Suspicious MV. 7:57 p.m. Chandler St. Larceny. 10:07 p.m. Arrested, Juan A. Garcia-Cristales, 31, of 190 Bearfoot Rd., Northborough, for operating MV with license suspended/revoked, marked lanes violation, OUI liquor. 10:52 p.m. Arrested, Jose Anastacio [...]

Downtown Marlborough redevelopment plans move forward

July 22nd, 2014

This conceptual rendering of the future design of Downtown Marlborough was one of many displayed at the Open House Forum held July 18 at the Masonic Hall.
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Marlborough – An open house forum to discuss conceptual design and plans for a revitalized downtown Marlborough was held July 18. Residents, city officials and business owners observed and offered comments to members of the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) and the Planning Committee that has been working cohesively to come up with a workable plan.

Ronald F. Brenn, 79, formerly of Marlborough

July 22nd, 2014

Obit Ronald Brenn

Whitinsville – Ronald F. Brenn, 70, of Whitinsville, formerly of Marlborough, died Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Milford Regional Medical Center. Born in Boston, he was the son of Margaret (O’Neil) Brenn of Maynard and the late Joseph Brenn and the husband of Katherine (DiCenzo) Brenn of Whitinsville. Ronnie attended Sudbury High School before serving [...]

‘Here a chick, there a chick’

July 21st, 2014

Allison, 6, feels the texture of a chicken’s foot at the Marlborough Public Library.
Photo/Gregory Arnold

Marlborough – The Farm School, located in Athol, visited the Marlborough Public Library July 10 to teach kids about chickens.

John J. Leehan Jr., 78, of Marlborough

July 21st, 2014

Obit John Leehan Jr.

Marlborough – John J. “Jack” Leehan Jr., 78, of Marlborough, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Marlborough Hospital, with his family by his side. He had been the husband of the late Ann P. (Wheeler) Leehan for 46 years, at the time of her death in 2006. Son of the late John J. Leehan Sr. [...]

R. Joan George, 83, of Marlborough

July 21st, 2014

Obit Joan George

Marlborough – R. Joan George, 83, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Wellesley after a long illness. She was married for 50 years to the late William G. George, and was a resident of Marlborough for more than 40 years. Born Rita Joan Shillinger in Bradford, Penn., she was the daughter of the late Thomas [...]

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