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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Local organizations partner to conduct event on mental health crisis intervention

September 15th, 2016

Marlborough – The Rotary Club of Marlborough, Employment Options and the Metrowest chapter of NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, have partnered to conduct an event on mental health crisis intervention. “Many Hands, Many Partnerships” will be held Thursday, Sept. 29, from 6– 8 p.m. at Employment Options, 82 Brigham St., Marlborough. Networking will […]

Temple Emanuel in Marlborough welcomes visitors for High Holy Day services

September 15th, 2016

Temple Emanuel sanctuary (Photos/Jane Keller Gordon)

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer Marlborough – More than 70 years ago, on Oct. 24, 1945, the doors opened to Temple Emanuel’s first house of worship, a Victorian on Newton Street in Marlborough. This congregation is about to celebrate its 76th anniversary – it was formed a few years before moving to Newton Street. […]

Marlborough’s 21st annual Heritage Festival begins Sept. 30

September 15th, 2016

Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce recently announced the 21st annual celebration of Heritage Weekend will be held Friday, Sept. 30, through Sunday, Oct. 2. On Friday night, Music, Brews and BBQ will provide live music under the starts at the City Hall Parking deck, behind Marlborough City Hall, starring the Hitchcock Blondes […]

Gelino seeks life on other planets

September 15th, 2016


Region – Dawn Gelino, Ph.D., a former resident of Hudson, is currently a scientist and manager for the Science Affairs team at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)’s Exoplanet Science Institute in Pasadena, Calif., a position she finds interesting and fulfilling.

Car wash proposed for Apex Center

September 14th, 2016

Marlborough – Ryan Development is seeking approval for a special permit to construct an automatic car wash at the Apex Center on Route 20. The proposal, specifying a 2,470 square foot three-bay facility with vacuum stands, was introduced to city councilors at their Sept. 13 meeting. It is planned to stand next to a Chick-fil-A restaurant and will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, according to Kevin Eriksen, general counsel for Ryan Development.

Condominiums, restaurant proposed for downtown

September 14th, 2016

Marlborough-The opening stages of allowing residential and commercial business on the same acreage in the Marlborough Village District took place at the Sept. 12 City Council meeting. The site plan application for a six-story building with 32 residential condominium units and a ground floor restaurant was presented by Attorney Arthur Bergeron on behalf of Marlborough on Main Development, LLC of Woburn Mass.

Patricia Reilly, 84, of Marlborough

September 14th, 2016

Marlborough – Patricia Ann “Pat” (Hinckley) Reilly, born Nov. 22, 1931, died peacefully at home Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was a lifelong resident of Marlborough. She was the wife of the late Francis “Sandy” Reilly for 60 years, and was predeceased by her daughter, Kathleen Reilly. She was born […]

Marlborough police log, Sept. 16 edition

September 14th, 2016

police log

Marlborough Friday, Sept. 2 7:30 a.m. Robin Hill St. Past B&E/burglary. 12:38 p.m. Boston Post Road East. MVA property damage only. 3:18 p.m. Donald J. Lynch Blvd. Harassment. 6:06 p.m. Bolton St. Fraud/forgery. 6:29 p.m. Central St. Trespassing. 8:28 p.m. Concord Rd. Threats. 10:15 p.m. Boston Post Road East. Past B&E/burglary. 10:37 p.m. Boston Post […]

Marlborough dealership specializes in service – Wayside Ford

September 13th, 2016

From Wayside Ford’s 25 anniversary celebration, (l to r): Silvio Ruisi, sales manager; Richard Silva, finance; Paula Ebbeling, office manager; Claude Levesque, president; and William Trottier, service and parts manager

Marlborough—For 25 years, Wayside Ford has been putting Metrowest drivers behind the wheel of a new car.

Claude Levesque started Wayside Ford in 1991 and has owned the business ever since.

Sister Patricia Richard, SSA, 85, of Marlborough

September 13th, 2016

Obit Sr. Patricia Richard SSA_crop

Marlborough – Sister Patricia Richard (Sr. Christine Marie), a Sister of St. Anne, died in this city, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 at age 85 at Marie Esther Health Center. Born in Newton, Sr. Patricia was the fourth of five children born to Arthur and Angelina (Gallant) Richard. She attended local schools and graduated from Our […]

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