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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Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School

September 27th, 2016

Dr. Joseph McCleary, executive director, Advanced Math and Science Academy

Marlborough school offers strong academic approach

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital honors Hospital Auxiliary for years of service

September 27th, 2016

Members of the UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital Auxiliary

Marlborough – On Sept. 14, UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital hosted a reception honoring and thanking the members of the Hospital Auxiliary for their dedication and commitment to the hospital. After several months of thoughtful and lengthy discussions, a decision was recently made by the Auxiliary Board to disband and establish a new direction for the auxiliary. […]

Marlborough police log, Sept. 23 edition

September 21st, 2016

police log

Marlborough Monday, Sept. 12 8:08 a.m. Bolton St. Suspicious activity. 10:37 a.m. Union St. Harassment. 11:34 a.m. Bolton St. Assault. 1:58 p.m. Ewald Ave. Suspicious MV. 2:32 p.m. East Main St. MVA with injuries. 3:23 p.m. Donald J. Lynch Blvd. Suspicious activity. 5:37 p.m. Bolton St. MVA property damage only. 10:16 p.m. Avalon Dr. Suspicious […]

Marlborough officials announce investment in city’s parks and playgrounds

September 20th, 2016


Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant was joined Sept. 12 by state Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton), state Representative Danielle Gregoire, (D-Marlborough) and state Representative Carmine Gentile (D-Sudbury) to announce renovations at two Marlborough playgrounds.

The Allens begin 28th year rocking Marlborough area

September 16th, 2016


Marlborough – It was like old times for The Allens when they presented a fans appreciation concert the evening before Labor Day at Union Common. The Marlborough-based rock band had performed during the holiday weekend many times and revived their tradition last year, noted guitarist and vocalist Billy Claire.

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.

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