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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Dorothy A. Gill, a lifelong resident of Marlborough

January 3rd, 2017

Marlborough – Dorothy “Dot” A. Gill, a lifelong resident of Marlborough, died peacefully at home Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Virginia M. Hennebury and William “Ed” Gill. She leaves her brothers, Martin J. and Charles E. Gill, and her nephew and nieces, James, Katherine and Charlotte […]

Hospice volunteers wanted

January 2nd, 2017

Marlborough – Volunteers are needed for administrative and patient care opportunities at Kindred Hospice to provide “circles of hope” for individuals who are entering final stages of life. For information, contact Tina Foley at 508-229-0912 or

Rose Nevins, 95, formerly of Marlborough

December 29th, 2016

Marlborough – Rose Nevins, 95, formerly of Marlborough, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016 at Notre Dame Long Term Care Center in Worcester. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late James and Sara (Rogers) Nevins. A graduate of St. Anne’s Academy in Marlborough, Rose had been employed as an executive secretary at the […]

Marlborough police log, Dec. 30 edition

December 28th, 2016

police log

Marlborough Friday, Dec. 16 8:19 a.m. Orchard/West Main Sts. MVA property damage only. 8:55 a.m. Sawin St. Suspicious activity. 9:38 a.m. Farm Rd. B&E into MV. 12:45 p.m. Maple St. Suspicious activity. 1:33 p.m. Broad St. MVA property damage only. 3:11 p.m. Pleasant St. Well-being check. 6:32 p.m. Arrested, Lia Duran, 40, of 290 Power […]

Anna Risotti, 89, of Marlborough

December 27th, 2016

Marlborough – Anna Angeline (Cicolini) Risotti, 89, died Thursday morning, Dec. 22, 2016 after a short period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Albert N. Risotti, to whom she was married for 59 years. She was born in Southborough, the daughter of the late Andrew and Augusta (Pedanotti) Cicolini and lived […]

William R. Deveaux, 55, of Northborough/Marlborough

December 27th, 2016

Northborough/Marlborough – William R. “Bill” Deveaux, devoted father and widely-respected electrician, passed away Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 from injuries sustained in a work accident. He was 55 years old. Bill resided in Northborough from 1986 until 2007, when he accomplished a lifelong dream and purchased his home on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester. Among his survivors, […]

Senior-friendly sport thrives in Marlborough

December 26th, 2016

Carol Walsh and a teammate both try to hit a ball back over the net during a game of pickleball at Fore Kicks in Marlborough.

Marlborough – Trudy Durand had played tennis for more than 60 years before she picked up a new sport last summer – pickleball At 85, Durand is one of the oldest members of a group of people of diverse ages who play pickleball at Ward Park and the Fore Kicks sports complex in Marlborough. The […]

Assabet Valley students to launch self-awareness campaign

December 26th, 2016

Members of the sophomore class who worked on the project. (Photos/submitted)

Marlborough – Students at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School were recently awarded a grant to create a program to inspire peers to be more self-aware and spread kindness. Deborah Harper, Bill May and Dennis Whitney, design and visual communications teachers at Assabet, applied for a mini-grant from the Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce to fund the project.

Assabet drafting students go racing

December 26th, 2016

Assabet Drafting students recently competed with their remote controlled racecar at an event sponsored by Ten80. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – A group of students in the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School drafting program recently came in third in an RC (remote controlled) racing event held at Ipswich High School. There were seven other teams at the event from various schools in New England. Assabet was able to enter two cars as the […]

Stax Discount Books opens in Marlborough

December 22nd, 2016

Marlborough – Michael Joachim and Tracey McCrea have recently opened Stax Discount Books at 193A Boston Post Road in Marlborough. The store features hardcovers and paperbacks that are 20 percent off every day. Stax also has thousands of publisher closeouts, overstocks, and remainders with prices up to 80 percent off the list price. The selection […]

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