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 Historical Society cancels planned Applefest

August 25th, 2014

Marlborough – The Marlborough Historical Society regrets to announce that it has cancelled the proposed Applefest 50th anniversary celebration scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Peter Rice Homestead.

Richard N. Harvey, 76, of Marlborough

August 25th, 2014

Marlborough – Richard N. Harvey, 76, of Marlborough, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 at UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester. Born in Fernandina Beach, Fla., he was the son of the late Clarence and Lula (Coakley ) Harvey. He was the husband of Mildred (Lindsey) Harvey, with whom he shared the past 52 years. Richard was [...]

Marlborough prepares for an active Labor Day weekend

August 24th, 2014

Monthe Lofos and Nikki Beander, both parishioners of Sts. Anargyroi Church, dance along with live music at a past Grecian Festival.

File photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – Downtown Marlborough will be extraordinarily active this Labor Day weekend with nostalgic tunes, cultural delicacies, carnival amusements, candidates campaigning and careening hospital beds.

Festivities begin Thursday, Aug. 28, 7 to 9 p.m., when Dom V and the Swing Out Big Band concludes the Mayor’s 2014 Summer Concert Series at Union Common. Co-hosted by the Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club, this concert will feature food and ice cream trucks, and tables decorated with centerpieces by the Colonial Garden Club of Marlborough.

Recent high school graduate conducts research in Nobel Prize winner’s lab

August 22nd, 2014

M Gregory Konar

Marlborough – Marlborough resident Gregory Konar recently finished his internship in Nobel Prize laureate Dr. Craig Mello’s laboratory at UMass Medical School. Konar began working there May 27, shortly after graduating from the Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science.

John E. Tracy, 96, of Marlborough

August 21st, 2014

Obit John E. Tracy

Marlborough – John E. Tracy, 96, died peacefully Wednesday morning, Aug. 20, 2014 after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Mary (Clifford) Tracy. He was born in Boston, the son of the late Martin and Anne (Harrington) Tracy, and lived in Marlborough for 55 years. Mr. Tracy was a United States [...]

Marlborough police log, Aug. 22 edition

August 20th, 2014

police log

Marlborough Monday, Aug. 11 8:05 a.m. Sunset Cir. Disturbance. 9:28 a.m. Main St. MVA with property damage. 11:44 a.m. Washington/Bolton Sts. Suspicious activity. 1:45 p.m. Main St. Disturbance. 3:21 p.m. Sawin St. Suspicious MV. 4:16 p.m. Newton St. B&E into MV. 7:33 p.m. Simpson Rd. Vandalism. 8:20 p.m. Edinboro St. Suspicious MV. 8:43 p.m. Grant [...]

Third annual ‘Olivia’s Ride’ in Marlborough

August 19th, 2014

Marlborough – The third annual “Olivia’s Ride” in memory of Olivia McGowan will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, beginning and ending at Moose Lodge 1129, 67 Fitchburg St., and featuring food, a DJ, raffles, and a cash bar. Olivia, a Berlin resident, died in 2011 at age 8 from Fryns Syndrome, a multiple congenital anomaly [...]

New location for Marlborough recycling drop-off starting in September

August 19th, 2014

Marlborough – The City of Marlborough Department of Public Works announced that the reconstruction of the Resident Drop-off Facility (RDF) at 856 Boston Post Road East is on schedule and should be opened before Jan. 1, 2015. The department has planned to relocate the recycling portion of operations temporarily to 135 Neil St. starting Tuesday, [...]

Patricia A. Lefevre, 66, of Marlborough

August 15th, 2014

Obit Patricia A. Lefevre

Marlborough – Patricia A. (Feeley) Lefevre, 66, of Marlborough, died suddenly Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2014 at Marlborough Hospital with her family by her side. She was the wife of Paul G. Lefevre for the past 42 years. She was born in Boston and raised in Waltham, the daughter of the late Harold J. and Kathleen [...]

Family Fun Fest in Marlborough

August 13th, 2014

Marlborough families enjoy the performances at Marlborough’s Union Common.

Marlborough – The River’s Edge Art Alliance continued their Saturday Family Fun Festivals Aug. 9 at Union Common in Marlborough. Families in the Marlborough community were invited to stop by and enjoy the free entertainment in the park, which featured performances by Mystic Paper Beasts, The Stupendous Mr. Magichead, and the Vegetable Circus Show. The [...]

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