NorthboroughThe Town of Northborough, originally part of the Town of Marlborough, then Westborough, was incorporated in 1766 and became a town on its own in 1775.

The town is approximately 18.8 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 14,155. It is part of Worcester County and its form of government is Open Town Meeting. The town’s administration is comprised of a Town Manager and an elected Board of Selectmen.

A multitude of mills once thrived along the Assabet River, which runs through the town. Now Northborough is home to many businesses, including Northborough Crossing, a 600,000 open air retail development. One of the anchor stores is a Wegmans, which is the first store in New England for this Rochester, NY-based chain of grocery stores.

Visit Northborough’s town government website here.

Visit Northborough’s public schools (K-8) website here.

Visit Northborough’s high school (Algonquin Regional High School, shared with Southborough) here.
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Northborough police log, March 10 edition

March 8th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, Feb. 19 1:37 a.m. Intervale Farm Ln. Ambulance. 1:22 p.m. Alcott Dr. Fire Dept. asst. 3:05 p.m. Otis St. Ambulance. 7:17 p.m. Belmont St./Route 9. Assault. 8:20 p.m. Hitching Post Ln. Narcotic drug violation. Monday, Feb. 20 9:54 a.m. Howard St. Breaking and entering. 11:46 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 2:13 p.m. Shops […]

Selectmen reviews preliminary Town Meeting warrant

March 4th, 2017

Northborough – At the Feb. 27 Northborough Board of Selectmen meeting, Town Administrator, John Coderre presented a draft summary of the anticipated warrant articles for the Monday, April 24 Annual Town Meeting. The proposed draft contains 54 articles.

Golf fundraiser will honor memory of Jay Dion in May

March 3rd, 2017

Northborough – The first Friends of Jay Dion Memorial Classic golf tournament will be held Thursday, May 25, at Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northborough.


March 1st, 2017

Northborough—RenovoMD, a “medical aesthetics” practice that focusses on using science to enhance both beauty and wellness, offers a wide array of treatment options that are carefully customized to each individual patient.

Northborough police log, March 3 edition

March 1st, 2017

Northborough Sunday, Feb. 12 11:39 a.m. Otis St. Ambulance. 4:03 p.m. Crawford St. Ambulance. 6:23 p.m. Arrested, Edward D. Phillips, 36, of 69 Lunenburg St., Fitchburg, for aggravated shoplifting/shielding device removal, warrant. Monday, Feb. 13 6:57 a.m. Cedar Hill St. Ambulance. 1:54 p.m. Pinehaven Dr. Animal calls. 3:08 p.m. Brigham St. Accident: P.D. 3:41 p.m. […]

Robert F. Wade, 95, of Hudson and Northborough

February 28th, 2017

Hudson/Northborough – Robert F. Wade, 95, passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. Born in Clinton, he was raised in Hudson, where he remained a resident until moving to Whitney Place in Northborough, an assisted living facility where he spent the last 10 years of his life. After graduating from Northeastern University with a Bachelor’s […]

Dolores A. Weaver, 90, of Northborough

February 27th, 2017

Northborough – Dolores A. Weaver, 90, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Beaumont of Northborough. Her brothers, Henry, Gerald, and James, predeceased her. She was also predeceased by her close friend, Doris Davis, with whom she lived. Dolores is survived by her extended family and close friends. She was born in Bicknell, Ind., […]

Big book sale at Northborough Library March 30 – April 1

February 26th, 2017

Northborough – The Friends of the Northborough Library will hold its 2017 annual BIG BIG Book Sale Thursday to Saturday, March 30 to April 1, at the library, 34 Main St. The sales will begin at 9:30 a.m. each day; on Thursday and Friday, it will close at 5 p.m.; on Saturday, the sale will […]

Beatrice E. Stirk, 91, of Northborough

February 24th, 2017

Northborough – Beatrice E, (Moore) Stirk, 91, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 after a short stay at the Coleman House in Northborough. She was predeceased in life by her husband, Robert F. Stirk; her son, Steven P. Stirk; and her four sisters. Bea was also predeceased by Joseph and Ruth Demers of Marlborough, the […]

Sanford Russell, 86, of Northborough

February 24th, 2017

Northborough – Sanford “Sandy” Hewitt Russell passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 at UMass Memorial (University Campus) in Worcester, with his loving family by his side. He was 86. He leaves his devoted wife of 60 years, Betty (Brown) Russell; two loving sons, Hew Russell and his wife Michelle and their children, Logan and […]

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