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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Republic Services donates $1,500 to the Marlborough Labor Day Parade

August 9th, 2016

Terry Grady (left), municipal services manager for Republic Services, presents Mayor Arthur Vigeant with a sponsorship for the Marlborough Labor Day Parade Sept. 5.

Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant July 27 accepted a generous Marlborough Labor Day Parade sponsorship presented by Republic Services’ Municipal Services Manager Terry Grady. This year’s parade will be held Monday, Sept. 5, at 12 p.m.

United Way of Tri-County Tools for School backpack drive under way

August 8th, 2016


Region – Close to 700 families with school-age children in the Metrowest/I-495 area will receive backpacks filled with school supplies through the United Way of Tri-County’s Tools for School program.

For 22 years, the United Way of Tri-County has been bringing together local businesses, faith organizations, and individuals to hold supply drives and sponsor children with a backpack and school supplies for their first day back to school.

Loyal supporters outshine rainy start of motorcycle ride

August 8th, 2016

Motorcyclists begin the seventh annual Shawna Jean Larassa Memorial Motorcycle Ride during a sudden downpour.

Marlborough – Nearly 300 motorcyclists and passengers endured sudden downpours Aug. 6 as they started the seventh annual Shawna Jean Larassa (SJL) Memorial Motorcycle Ride. The 50-plus mile ride through 10 communities began and ended at the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129. There, others joined them for a day of family fun with new attractions.

Show dogs congregate in Marlborough Aug. 19-21

August 7th, 2016

Two golden retrievers in the grooming area at last year’s show

Marlborough –  One hundred different breeds of purebred dogs will compete for the coveted Best in Show award at two all-breed dog shows Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20 and 21, at the Royal Plaza Trade Center, 181 Boston Post Road West (Route 20), in Marlborough. These shows will be put on and managed by the […]

Marlborough letter carrier honored for 35 years of service

August 7th, 2016

David Filosa of Milford (left), a letter carrier in Marlborough, was recognized for his 35 years of service with the U.S. Postal Service by Postmaster Nicholas Tselikis. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Letter carrier David Filosa, a resident of Milford, was recently honored by the U.S. Postal Service for 35 years of service in the city of Marlborough. Filosa makes 508 deliveries a day throughout Marlborough, delivering mail to Union Street, Stevens, Bolton, and Lakeshore Drive and all the surrounding streets. He has spent his […]

Vacation Bible School fun

August 5th, 2016

"Pastor Joe" talks to campers and the camp mascot, a crab named Snappy (aka Dianne Bruno of Hudson).
Photo/Barbara Parente

Marlborough – The new pastor at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, Joseph Graumann, began his first day (Aug. 1) by welcoming participants to Vacation Bible Camp. The camp’s theme was “Surf Shack: Catch the Wave of God’s Amazing Love.”

New library plans move forward

August 4th, 2016

Marlborough Public Library (MPL) Director Margaret Cardello (right), Nena Blomquist, president of the MPL Foundation, and Dan Verrico, chair of the MPL Foundation’s Capital Campaign. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Members of the Marlborough Public Library (MPL) Foundation Capital Campaign Committee, the MPL Building Committee and other interested residents are working cohesively to expand and update the local library and its offerings to better serve the youth and adults of the city.

Marlborough police log, Aug. 5 edition

August 3rd, 2016

police log

Marlborough Monday, July 25 8:05 a.m. Bond St. Assault. 9:32 a.m. Boston Post Road East. Larceny. 9:47 a.m. Lakeside Ave. MVA – property damage. 12:30 p.m. Lincoln St. Threats. 4:42 p.m. Donald J. Lynch Blvd. Fraud/forgery. 4:46 p.m. Burns Rd. Harassment. 6:36 p.m. Beverly Dr. Past B&E/burglary. 7:19 p.m. Reservoir St. Parking violation. 7:47 p.m. […]

Organizers seek participants and volunteers for Marlborough’s Labor Day parade

August 2nd, 2016

Marlborough – The planning is now underway for the city of Marlborough’s 65th annual Labor Day Parade (MLD), which will be held on Monday, Sept. 5 starting at 12 p.m. Organizers said that the parade’s historical success is due in large part to the sponsorships and donations it has received and the numerous residents that […]

Funky Murphy’s in Marlborough offers casual dining in fun atmosphere

August 2nd, 2016

Funky Murphy’s
Photo/Bonnie Adams

Marlborough – After a busy Saturday morning filled with chores and errands my husband Dave and I decided to have lunch at Funky Murphy’s new Marlborough location, 31 Main St., just down the street from the city’s downtown area. The restaurant shares a small parking lot with several other businesses and there are spots out front on the street. For additional parking, the restaurant recommends using the city municipal lot located at 1-37 Bolton St. Ext., which is less than a minute walk away.

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