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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Taking care of business

January 27th, 2016

Cartoon/Ed Turner

Marlborough – Over the past several years, the city’s leaders have made a strong effort to bring large companies to Marlborough. Now, with a new initiative and the support of four local banks, they hope to help new and existing small businesses thrive.

Corbin Plaza permit approval moves forward

January 27th, 2016

Marlborough – An amended special permit to allow for an additional condominium for developers of Corbin Plaza at 110 Pleasant St. was discussed at a public hearing held by the City Council at the Jan. 25 meeting. The action, increasing the number of condominiums from 17 to 18, eliminated the original request for office space on the ground floor, proposed by attorney Arthur Bergeron, representing owners Stas Burdan and Alex Yarov of Stoughton.

Council approves $10.7 million capital bond request

January 27th, 2016

Marlborough – The City Council has approved a fiscal year 2016 capital bond request for $10.7 million to be used for a variety of infrastructure needs throughout the city. The bond approval made at the Jan. 25 council meeting will provide funding for the reconstruction of areas on Lincoln Street, West Hill Road, Jefferson Street and Elm Street.

Marlborough boys’ basketball hopes to build off of last year’s title run

January 27th, 2016

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Marlborough – When third-year head coach Bryan Riley decided to take a leap of faith and leave his relatively secure position as junior varsity coach at Wachusett Regional High School to take over a struggling Marlborough High School varsity basketball program, neither he nor team supporters could fathom just how far he would take this group in a very short time.

Marlborough police log, Jan. 29 edition

January 27th, 2016

police log

Marlborough Friday, Jan. 15 12:15 p.m. Arrested, John A. Myers, 28, of 46 East St., Apt. 3, Clinton, on warrant. 12:31 p.m. Crestwood Ln. Fraud/forgery. 1:47 p.m. East Main St. Suspicious MV. 2:32 p.m. Melody Ln. Harassment. 3:29 p.m. Framingham Rd. Disturbance. 4:13 p.m. Avalon Dr. Harassment. 6:28 p.m. Schofield Dr. Vandalism. 8:08 p.m. Lincoln […]

Local cultural grants awarded for Marlborough

January 27th, 2016

Marlborough – State legislators Danielle W. Gregoire (D-Marlborough) and James B. Eldridge (D-Acton), along with J. David Elmore, chair of the Marlborough Cultural Council, announced the award of 16 grants totaling $10,937 for cultural programs in Marlborough. This year’s grants include Assabet Valley Mastersingers ($700); Chamber Music Metrowest ($350); Friends of Marlborough Public Library (three […]

Marlborough Food Pantry feeding the hungry as need for assistance continues to grow

January 27th, 2016

Paul Mina, president and CEO of the United Way of Tri-County. (photos/submitted)

Marlborough – The Marlborough Community Cupboard, more commonly known as the Food Pantry, continues to assist low-income individuals and families in their struggle to afford food. In 2015, more than 420,000 pounds of food was distributed to nearly 1,200 Marlborough families enrolled in the program, according to Paul Mina, president and CEO of the United Way of Tri-County (UWTC).

Marion E. Paquette, 95, of Marlborough

January 26th, 2016

Obit Marion Paquette

Marlborough – Marion E. (Perry) Temple Balser Paquette, 95, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 after a very brief period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Edward Paquette, who died in 2002. She was also the wife of the late Leslie Temple, who died in 1996, and the late Ralph Balser. She […]

Welly’s in Marlborough serving seafood specials

January 25th, 2016

Marlborough – Welly’s Restaurant, 153 Main St., Marlborough is gearing up the season with a great new selection of seafood specials to add to their already delicious menu. In addition to their award-winning clam chowder and traditional fried seafood platters, Welly’s offers such dinner specials as Guinness mussels, scallop risotto, seafood paella and Dan’s spicy cashew shrimp

Open house to be held at Immaculate Conception School

January 22nd, 2016

Students at Immaculate Conception School in Marlborough
Photo/submitted

Marlborough – The Immaculate Conception School Open House is Sunday, Jan. 31, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tours will begin at the Middle School, 119 Prospect St. (on the corner of Prospect and Washington streets). Immaculate Conception is a Catholic elementary school educating preschool – eighth grade.

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