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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Retailer can meet your holiday party and gift needs

November 18th, 2015

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Marlborough—With five stores in the Metrowest area, Sperry’s Liquors can handle holiday needs from advice on wines for Thanksgiving to delivery of holiday party supplies to great gifts.

“Our prices are among the lowest in the area, and we see ourselves as a community retailer, sponsoring local teams and events,” said Tony Speranzella, who now owns the company his father started 35 years ago.

“We’ve seen a lot of competition come in from the big box stores and have expanded the lines we carry to meet them. We’re a family business, and we want to be your local, neighborhood store.”

Restaurant owner has plans for downtown Marlborough apartments

November 18th, 2015

Marlborough – Plans for 40 new downtown apartments were presented to the City Council at the Nov. 16 meeting by George Voyiatzis, owner of Fish Restaurant and Wine Bar. He is proposing a mixed-use project, an addition of four floors to the existing commercial property on the 21-29 South Bolton St. site.

“I understand that this is the first mixed-use project submitted under the new zoning provisions for the Marlborough Village District, and Mr. Voyiatzis is eager to get started on this exciting, transformative project in downtown Marlborough,” said Attorney Arthur Bergeron of Mirick O’Connell Attorneys at Law in a communication to councilors.

Dicenzo Boulevard approved as public way

November 18th, 2015

Marlborough – The City Council approved a request to accept Dicenzo Boulevard as a public way with various easements at its Nov. 16 meeting. Ward 7 City Councilor Donald Landers reported that the city’s Planning Board had voted in agreement with the proposal and urged its approval.

The Indian Development Corporation, also known as Fafard Real Estate, has completed work in the area on various sheds, fences and other items associated with a pedestrian access easement and 20-acre parcel that connects with Callahan State Park.

Marlborough police log, Nov. 20 edition

November 18th, 2015

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Marlborough Monday, Nov. 9 7:29 a.m. Gay St. B&E into MV. 8:11 a.m. Spring St. B&E into MV. 11:03 a.m. Timberview Way. Fraud/forgery. 11:06 a.m. Sasseville Way. Suspicious activity. 11:46 a.m. Donald Lynch Blvd. Fraud/forgery. 2:35 p.m. Fitchburg St. MVA with injuries. 3:00 p.m. East Main St. well-being check. 4:45 p.m. Spring St. Larceny. 8:34 […]

Assabet Valley honors veterans

November 17th, 2015

The Assabet Valley Regional Technical School Color Guard.

Hudson/Marlborough – Assabet Valley Regional Technical School held a ceremony to honor veterans Nov. 10. During the ceremony, Assabet Valley ROTC students presented the flags of all branches of service, student Timothy Agneta played “Taps,” and student Ryan Bennet sang the national anthem. Guest speakers Brenda Heller from the Army, Navy Chief HMC Leah Baldwin, […]

Colonial Garden Club adds beauty to the city

November 17th, 2015

The art of arranging dahlias and hydrangeas was demonstrated by Colonial Garden Club member Holly Evangelous.

Marlborough – Doing something you love and sharing it with others is how it all began in 1959 when the Colonial Garden Club was formed. Today, 56 years later, the very positive effect the club has had on the community continues to grow steadily in activities, programs and membership.

Herbert C. Butland, 78, of Marlborough

November 13th, 2015


Marlborough – Herbert C. “Herbie” Butland, 78, died early Thursday morning, Nov. 12, 2015 after a short period of failing health. He was the husband of Marion (Birri) Butland. He was born in Somerville, the son of the late James E. and Evelyn F. (Sullivan) Butland,and lived in Marlborough for the past 55 years. He […]

Marlborough police log, Nov. 13 edition

November 11th, 2015

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Marlborough Monday, Nov. 2 12:16 p.m. Cedar Hill St. Harassment. 2:06 p.m. Donald Lynch Blvd. Larceny. 2:57 p.m. Lincoln St. Suspicious activity. 3:50 p.m. Arrested, Edward Greenbaum, 22, of 56 Framingham Rd., Marlborough, for vandalize property, A&B. 4:39 p.m. Lincoln St. Larceny. 5:51 p.m. Kelber Dr. Harassment. 7:44 p.m. High St. Auto theft. 11:46 p.m. […]

Funky Murphy’s now open in Marlborough

November 10th, 2015

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Marlborough – Members of the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce and other city officials recently welcomed the sports bar and grille Funky Murphy’s to the city. Co-owners Desmond McLane and Cal Dolan, along with the officials, celebrated the restaurant’s grand opening in a ceremony held Oct. 21 at its 31 Main St. location.

John T. Shelley Sr., 89, of Marlborough

November 10th, 2015

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Marlborough – John T. Shelley Sr., 89, passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 in Marlborough. He was the devoted husband of Grace M. (Nathercote) Shelley; father of Christopher P. Shelley of Springfield and John T. Shelley Jr.; and father of the late Maureen Sanchez. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Megan Shelley, Kristen and […]

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