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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Boys and Girls Clubs launches campaign to advocate for kids during out-of-school time

July 31st, 2014

Members of the Boys and Girls Clubs of MetroWest: (l to r) Jack Longo (7), Kylie Rabelo (7), Kauanne Santos (7) and James Mwangi (7). (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest (BGCMW) July 31 announced the launch of the Great Futures Campaign to mobilize the community in support of kids to help them achieve great futures. The local club is joining Boys & Girls Clubs nationwide to ensure that every child and teen has access to a safe [...]

Public Art, Your Art: The Shoeworkers’ Monument at Centennial Park

July 31st, 2014


Marlborough – When you travel through downtown Marlborough, you can’t help but notice the beautiful Shoeworkers’ Monument at Centennial Park at the intersection of routes 20 and 85.

Student-run science program holds first statewide elementary school science fair

July 31st, 2014

Winning science fair teams show off their certificates.

Marlborough – “I used to think engineering was hard and for grown-ups,” commented Kyle Ha, a fifth grader from Worcester, “but building a better flashlight taught me how cool it was.” Ha was one of 108 students from seven districts who participated in the first-ever statewide science fair for elementary school students in Massachusetts. On [...]

Marlborough police log, Aug. 1 edition

July 30th, 2014

police log

Marlborough Friday, July 18 10:59 a.m. Arrested, Richard A. Pratt, 46, of 75 Ashley Ln., Marlborough, on warrant. 1:07 p.m. Red Spring Rd. Suspicious MV. 1:48 p.m. Concord Rd. Suspicious activity. 4:08 p.m. Robin Hill St. Suspicious activity. 6:07 p.m. Witherbee Ter. Disturbance. 7:54 p.m. Concord Rd. Suspicious MV. 9:09 p.m. Dickenson Way. Disturbance. 10:29 [...]

Marlborough band scores on Yawkey Way before Red Sox games

July 29th, 2014

Wearing souvenir T-shirts from their recent performances on Yawkey Way outside Fenway Park are Flashback band members (l to r) Darrell Jackman, Paul Giardina, Jeff Chapman and Jim Rennie. (Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Marlborough – For nine years, the Marlborough-based band Flashback has been jogging the musical memories of area residents with classic rock songs of the 1960s and ‘70s. For the seventh year, they’ll return to the Mayor’s Summer Concert Series at Union Common when they perform Thursday, Aug. 7, from 7 to 9 p.m., weather permitting. This time, the local musicians will arrive with a new credit on their resume.

Lobster served with a side of networking

July 29th, 2014

Manning the clam chowder station are City Councilor Don Landers and Jeffrey Schaffer, a MRCC board member.

Marlborough – Over 170 guests gathered July 23 for the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce’s (MRCC) annual Lobster Fest in a tent at the Longfellow’s Wayside Inn in Sudbury. The menu also included streamers and mussels, barbecue chicken, clam chowder, red bliss potatoes, corn on the cob, salad, corn bread, watermelon, ice cream and blueberry pie.

Margaret M. Mansur, 89, of Marlborough

July 29th, 2014

Obit Margaret Mansur

Marlborough – Margaret M. (Denty) Mansur, 89, of Marlborough, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. Born in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Caroline (Sorensen) Denty, and the wife of Richard Mansur of Marlborough. She had been employed by Waltham Central School Transportation as a driver for many years, retiring in 2006 [...]

Deacon Francisco Alicea, 83, of Marlborough

July 28th, 2014

Obit Deacon Francisco Alicea

Marlborough – Deacon Francisco Alicea, 83, born in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico to the late Venancio Alicea and the late Emilia Reyes, of Marlborough and formerly of Waltham,  passed away quietly at home Friday, July 25, 2014, surrounded by his loving wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Frank, or Paco as he was known by his [...]

Yoga on the Common benefits food pantry

July 26th, 2014

Marlborough – Local yoga instructor Tory Nash will conduct a yoga class at Union Common in downtown Marlborough Friday, Aug. 8, from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. The class is free but donations are encouraged and will be donated to the Marlborough Community Cupboard that provides food to the needy. All levels are welcome. In the event of rain [...]

Carl D. Vollink, 87, of Marlborough

July 25th, 2014

Marlborough – Carl D. Vollink, 87, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at The Reservoir Center in Marlborough. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Doris (Eye) Vollink of Marlborough. Carl was born and raised in Archer, Iowa, son of the late Charles and Mern Vollink. He spent most [...]

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