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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Providing baseball and softball coaching, travelling teams

May 17th, 2016

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Marlborough—All Star Sports Academy offers individual and small-group coaching in baseball and softball as well as a chance to play on travelling teams for students who are passionate about the sports.

Clint Chalk opened the indoor facility last September, focusing primarily on baseball, but this fall he expects to more than double the number of softball teams, particularly adding opportunities for girls.

Sister Dolores A. Gonthier, SSCh, of Marlborough

May 16th, 2016

Obit Sister Dolores A. Gonthier, SSCh

Marlborough – Sister Dolores A. Gonthier, SSCh (Sister Marie-Roland), died Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Sisters of St. Chretienne Retirement Residence in Marlborough. Born in Amesbury, she was the daughter of the late Roland and Yvonne (Roy) Gonthier. Sister was educated by the Sisters of St. Chretienne at her parish elementary school, Sacred Heart, […]

Many find freedom from addiction at the Recovery Connection

May 15th, 2016

Peer Coordinator Victor Holbrook and Ruth Labonte, a lead volunteer at the Recovery Connection in Marlborough, are conducting workshops on improving relationship dynamics. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough-Peers helping peers continues to be a winning concept as individuals suffering from substance use disorders participate in daily activities, support, and educational groups at the Recovery Connection where recovery is envisioned as a whole body experience, and a new way of life.

Grafton girls’ lacrosse defeats Marlborough

May 12th, 2016

A Marlborough defender (#21) tries to stop Grafton's Allison Fasold (#8) from progressing down the field.

Grafton/Marlborough – The Marlborough High School girls’ varsity lacrosse team went head to head with the Grafton High School Indians May 9 in Marlborough. Grafton came out strong and ended the first half with a score of 8 – 1. The Panthers battled hard until the very end, but could not close the gap. The final score was 15 – 2.

Mayor presents 2017 budget to council

May 12th, 2016

Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant presented his proposed 2017 budget to the city council at the May 9 meeting, requesting $149.8 million which is just under 5 percent higher than last year’s budget.

“The main driver of the increase this year is the payments on debt service which has been anticipated for a number of years,” the mayor said. The major components are the upgrades to the Easterly and Westerly treatment plants and the Millham Water Treatment Plant, he said.

Janet L. Ready, 71, of Marlborough

May 12th, 2016

Obit Janet L. Ready

Marlborough – Janet L. (Cook) Ready, 71, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Tuesday, May 10, 2016, surrounded by her loving family, at Marlborough Hospital. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, John J. Ready, of Marlborough. Janet was born in Marlborough, daughter of the late Joseph and Nellie (Prachnick) Cook. She was […]

John G. Buczek, 78, of Marlborough

May 11th, 2016


Marlborough – John G. Buczek, 78, died Monday, May 9, 2016 after a brief illness. He was the husband of Joanne (Tremblay) Buczek, to whom he was married for 52 years. He was born in Greenfield, the son of Winston L. and Helen A. (Berg) Phillips, and lived in Marlborough for the past 50 years. […]

Marlborough police log, May 13 edition

May 11th, 2016

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Marlborough Friday, April 29 8:32 a.m. Forest St. Disturbance. 1:32 p.m. Hudson St. Threats. 3:13 p.m. Broad St. Suspicious activity. 7:03 p.m. Donald Lynch Blvd. Fraud/forgery. 7:32 p.m. West Main St. Assault. 9:10 p.m. Avalon Dr. Suspicious MV. 11:42 p.m. Cotting Ave. Disturbance. Saturday, April 30 1:11 a.m. Davis St. Disturbance. 6:58 a.m. Lincoln St. […]

Firefly’s patio expansion approved by council

May 10th, 2016

Marlborough – The City Council approved a special permit allowing the expansion of the patio at Firefly’s restaurant, 350 East Main St. during its May 9 meeting. Steve Uliss, chef owner of Firefly’s, plans to use the added space tor acoustic music, television sets, three natural gas fire pits, covered seating, a small bar, kitchen and recreation area for games.

Bolton Street Apartments approved by council

May 10th, 2016

Marlborough – The site plan with conditions for the construction of 40 one-and two-bedroom apartments at 29 South Bolton St. was approved by the city council at its May 9 meeting, following reconfirmation by city councilors Joseph Delano and Matthew Elder that parking was not an issue. The request was granted to Fish Restaurant owner George Voyiatzis who is planning to build the apartments above his restaurant at the corner of South Bolton Street and Granger Boulevard.

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