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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City’s ‘free cash’ increases

November 4th, 2015

Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant congratulated the city’s finance team for work that led to the Mass. Department of Revenue (DOR) certification of more than $6.7 million in available funds, generally referred to as “free cash”. Last year’s available funds were $6.1 million.

In a communication to the City Council at the council’s Nov. 2 meeting, the mayor said: “The city of Marlborough’s financial strength and success has and continues to be a true team effort. We are fortunate to have a strong team in City Auditor Diane Smith and Comptroller Brian Doheny.”

No election surprises in Marlborough as Vigeant, councilors re-elected

November 4th, 2015

Mayor Arthur Vigeant 

Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant was re-elected for a third term in the Nov. 3 municipal election, defeating former Fire Chief Edward “Skee” Bigelow. Vigeant scored 2,818 votes and Bigelow received 1,451 votes. Incumbent City Council members who were challenged for at-large and ward seats were also successful in retaining their positions to serve another two-year term.

Marlborough police log, Nov. 6 edition

November 4th, 2015

police log

Marlborough Monday, Oct. 26 8:21 a.m. Broad St. Suspicious activity. 11:51 a.m. Arrested, Miguel A. Teo, 18, of 39 Ringold St., Marlborough, for B&E daytime for felony/person in fear, unarmed robbery, A&B (2 cts), B&E for misdemeanor, and Manuel A. Teo Jr., 19, of 39 Ringold St., Apt. 1, Marlborough, for B&E daytime for felony/person […]

Theresa M. Trombetta, 104, of Marlborough

November 4th, 2015

Obit Theresa Trombetta

Marlborough – Theresa M. Trombetta, 104, passed away peacefully at her home Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Pasqualina (Marino) DiRico and the wife of the late Charles Trombetta, with whom she worked in the family business, who passed away in 1975. She is […]

Marlborough field hockey squad steps up to challenges

November 3rd, 2015

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Marlborough – When the 2015 sports season began, a number of uncertainties swarmed around the status of the Marlborough High varsity field hockey team.

A new coach was making her head coaching debut, the team had recorded a stellar 12-4-2 record on its way to district playoffs one year ago but lost a number of quality starters to graduation, and the program was entrenched in a highly competitive Midland B League.

Marlborough Historical Society 2016 calendars on sale

November 2nd, 2015

Marlborough – Each year the Marlborough Historical Society publishes a historical-themed calendar. The 2016 calendar theme is “Local Clubs and Societies.” It features pages featuring the Moose Lodge, the Rotary, the Eagles, the Civil Air Patrol, the Marlborough Historical Society, the Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Hospital Auxiliary, Marlborough Public School Music Association, the […]

Marlborough Hospital earns an ‘A’ in patient safety

November 2nd, 2015

Marlborough –Marlborough Hospital earned an “A” in the elite national ratings program awarded by the independent hospital watchdog, The Leapfrog Group. The Hospital Safety Score is the gold standard rating for patient safety, the first and only hospital safety rating to be peer-reviewed in the Journal of Patient Safety. The Hospital Safety Score is free […]

Marlborough Hospital Patient and Family Advisory Council seeking community members

November 2nd, 2015

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) members (l to r) Nueler Franco, Marlborough Hosptial employee and family member; Bill Fischer, PFAC co-chair, patient and Marlborough resident; Howard Ferris, patient and Marlborough resident; Estrela Paulino, Marlborough Hospital employee, family member and Hudson resident; Erika Wilkinson, patient, family member and Hudson resident; Irene Hadley, Marlborough Hospital employee; Dorothy Ahlman, Marlborough Hospital employee; Peter Brewster, patient and Hudson resident; John Kendall, patient, family member and Southborough resident; and Ellen C. Carlucci, Marlborough Hospital employee. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital’s Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) is currently seeking community members who want to make a difference at their local community hospital. The PFAC is an organized group of interested adult patients, family members, caregivers and healthcare providers who volunteer their time to serve on a committee to give feedback […]

Shops in Marlborough, Worcester offer individualized service

November 2nd, 2015

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Marlborough—The word “custom” in Lou’s Custom Exhaust has a dual meaning. The two shops, in Marlborough and Worcester, can create a custom look and sound to delight the performance car enthusiast. But the shops also take an individualized approach to each and every “ordinary” car that comes in, often saving the owners money.

Annual Evening of Giving to be held Dec. 3

November 1st, 2015

Marlborough – The 26th Evening of Giving, held in support of Roland’s House, the Marlboro-Hudson homeless shelter, will be held Thursday, Dec. 3 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel, 181 Boston Post Road West (Rt. 20) in Marlborough. The generous support of local and area restaurants, hotels and businesses are preparing their menus with […]

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