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 native organizes “Heroes Cup” first responder hockey tournament

February 10th, 2017

Marlborough – One of the few places large groups of first responders congregate is at the funerals of their fallen colleagues. Mike Matros, a Sudbury firefighter and Marlborough native, has worked to change that over the past year with the “Heroes Cup” he helped found.

Marlborough police log, Feb. 10 edition

February 8th, 2017

Marlborough Monday, Jan. 30 8:44 a.m. Arrested, Amanda L. Cushman, 39, of 3 South St., Apt. 2, Marlborough, for op MV with license suspended/revoked, uninsured motor vehicle, warrant. 9:14 a.m. Frye St. Vandalism. 11:34 a.m. Millham St. Well-being check. 12:10 p.m. Cotting Ave./Main St. Vandalism. 3:11 p.m. Maple St. Fraud/forgery. 4:17 p.m. Lakeshore Dr. Harassment. […]

Sylvia L. Arsenault, 92, of Marlborough

February 8th, 2017

Marlborough – Sylvia L.(St. Jean) Arsenault, 92, of Marlborough, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 at Life Care Center of Leominster, following a period of declining health. A lifelong Marlborough resident, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Lucy (Blanchard) St. Jean and the wife of the late Eugene Arsenault. Mrs. Arsenault had been […]

$2.7 million grant for East Main St. project approved

February 7th, 2017

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter   Marlborough – A $2.7 million grant from the state MassWorks Infrastructure Program, initially awarded in 2015, has received final approval from the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development, Mayor Arthur Vigeant stated in a communication to the City Council at its Feb. 6 meeting. The project will […]

Marlborough to take second plunge for Special Olympics

February 7th, 2017

Marlborough – It has become a tradition statewide from January through March for hearty supporters of Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) to plunge into chilly lakes and the Atlantic Ocean. Meanwhile, a unique fundraising dive began last year in Marlborough.

Attorneys agree with cessation of building permits

February 7th, 2017

Marlborough – A public hearing to discuss a six-month moratorium on permits for housing developments in the city drew favorable comments from two local attorneys and no opposition at the Feb. 6 City Council meeting.

Committee brings Reformation 500 to Marlborough

February 5th, 2017

Marlborough – 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, and commemorations are taking place all over the world. Historians credit the start of the Reformation to German monk and university lecturer Martin Luther, who famously posted his “Ninety-five Theses” on the church door in Wittenberg. No one expected the results – religious, cultural, and […]

Marlborough nuns join in ‘circle of love’ movement

February 4th, 2017

Marlborough – A group of Sisters of St. Anne and members of nearby communities joined more than 90 other groups across the nation recently to “Circle Our Cities in Love.” Sr. Rita Petruziello of the Congregation of St. Joseph in Cleveland, Ohio, began the Circle the City with Love movement during the Republican National Convention […]

Cold Februaries bring warm hearts

February 4th, 2017

Marlborough – How many people get married on Valentine’s Day? Many people get engaged on Valentine’s Day. Before February 14th was declared Valentine’s Day, it was considered to be the day that birds officially mated.

Marlborough Library teen programs spread warmth through community

February 3rd, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Public Library has a very active teen program. Christine Amatrudo, the young adult librarian, is constantly coming up with creative ways to engage both her volunteers and the many young adults that enjoy participating in her programs.

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