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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Winter through the ages

March 7th, 2014

There's still 2 more weeks of winter! 
Photo/courtesy Marlborough Historical Society

Marlborough – March 5, 1772 there was commencement of a great snow storm or storms. Sixteen inches fell that day and in sixteen days, another five feet. People said that “it was an amazing quantity of snow that they had never seen before.”

March 23, 1785, a great body of snow lay upon the ground, and it is said to have continued to the depth of four feet for nearly a month.

Reno J. Daigle, 94

March 6th, 2014

Obit Reno Daigle

Marlborough – Reno J. Daigle, 94 of Marlborough, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Notre Dame Long Term Care Center of Worcester. Born in Madwaska, Maine, he was the son of the late Joseph and Marie (Jalbert) Daigle, and the husband of the late Georgette (Daigle) Daigle, who died in 2009. He was a graduate [...]

George J. Wockenfuss Sr., 75

March 5th, 2014


Marlborough – George J. Wockenfuss Sr., 75, of Marlborough and formerly of Sudbury, died Sunday, March 2, 2014 at The Reservoir Center for Healthcare & Rehabilitation. He was the husband of the late Carol A. (Vergato) Wockenfuss, who died many years ago. He was born, raised and educated in Pittsburg, Penn., the son of the [...]

Roger E. Frye, 73

March 5th, 2014

Marlborough – Roger E. Frye, 73, of Marlborough, died Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center, surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Diane L. (Moore) Frye of Marlborough. Roger was born in Concord, son of the late Harry and Grace (Carr) Frye. He was raised [...]

Carol Wilson, 69

March 5th, 2014

Marlborough – Carol (Jaarsma) Wilson, 69, died Sunday evening, March 2, 2014 after a short illness. She was the wife of the late Francis Wilson, who died in 2003. They were married for 34 years. She was born in Marlborough, the daughter of the late Joseph and Sadie (Douma) Jaarsma, and lived in the city [...]

Marlborough police log, March 7 edition

March 5th, 2014

police log

Marlborough Friday, Feb. 21 7:18 a.m. Maple St. Past B&E/burglary. 3:25 p.m. Sawin St. Parking violation. 3:53 p.m. Lincoln St. Larceny. 5:14 p.m. Maple St. Disturbance. 5:47 p.m. Farm Rd. Vandalism. 10:59 p.m. Broad St. Suspicious activity. Saturday, Feb. 22 1:45 a.m. Arrested, Oskar Sirvent, 23, of 36 Settlers Ln., Marlborough, for A&B. 10:55 a.m. [...]

A. Sidney Brigham, 82

March 3rd, 2014

Obit A. Sidney Brigham

Marlborough – A. Sidney Brigham, 82, of Marlborough, died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at Marlborough Hospital. Born and raised in Marlborough, he was the son of the late Algernon R. and Bertha (Godien) Brigham and the husband of Suzanne J. (Tebo) Brigham. A graduate of Marlborough High School, class of 1949, he served for over [...]

Barbara Demos, 60

March 3rd, 2014

Marlborough – Barbara (DiCiaccio) Demos, 60, passed away peacefully at her home Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, surrounded by her family.  She was the wife of the late Christopher Demos, who died in 2007. She was born in Somerville, the daughter of the late Cosmo and Eileen (O’Connor) DiCiaccio, and lived in Marlborough for the past [...]

Marlborough Board of Health relocates

March 2nd, 2014

Marlborough – Beginning Monday, March 3, the Marlborough Board of Health Office is moving to City Hall, 140 Main St., Lower Level. The phone number will remain the same: 508-460-3751.

High school musicians invited to audition for Marlborough concert

February 27th, 2014

One of the finalists of the 2013 Young People’s Performing Arts Festival Concert – the Marlborough Saxophone Quartet made up of (l to r) Austin Turner, Nick Mosca, Sarah Hanahan and Emily Whapham. (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – The Friends of the Marlborough Public Library’s Music Chair Leslie Havens announced that auditions for the 17th annual Young People’s Performing Arts Festival Concert will be held Saturday, March 15, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Marlborough Public Library’s Bigelow Auditorium, 35 W. Main St., before a panel of three judges. This is [...]

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