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, Sept. 22 edition

September 20th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, Sept. 3 7:27 a.m. Southwest Cutoff. Fire Dept. asst. 10:59 a.m. Village Dr. Ambulance. 6:44 p.m. Southwest Cutoff. Ambulance. 10:47 p.m. Centre Dr. Ambulance. Monday, Sept. 4 7:37 a.m. Centre Dr. Fire Dept. asst. 1:11 p.m. South St. Disturbance. 5:27 p.m. South St. Keep the peace. 10:12 p.m. Church St. Well-being check. Tuesday, […]

Over 300 participate in 24th annual Applefest 5k Race/Walk & Kids Adventure Race

September 18th, 2017

Northborough – The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 24th Annual Applefest 5k/Race Walk Sept. 16 during the town of Northborough’s annual Applefest weekend.  There were 360 runners/walkers that crossed the finish line along in front of Marion E. Zeh School along with over 30 children who participated in the Kids Adventure Race […]

New and traditional events highlight weekend of fun as Northborough celebrates Applefest 2017

September 18th, 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough – The town of Northborough’s residents as well as guests from near and far  attended a number of events Sept. 14-17 during the town’s annual Applefest celebration. The events on Sept. 14 were geared to youngsters as the Girl Scouts hosted their annual family dinner. Later that evening a […]

The pick for Applefest weekend

September 14th, 2017

Northborough – One of the highlights of the annual Applefest weekend is the popular Street Fair, which this year will be held on Sunday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place on Blake Street, right off the downtown area.

Northborough to celebrate Applefest this weekend

September 14th, 2017

Northborough – The town of Northborough will celebrate a beloved annual tradition – Applefest – this weekend. Here is information on the main events will be happening.  Saturday, Sept. 16 and Sunday, Sept. 17 The Historical Society building, 52 Main St., will offer tours from 12-4 p.m. and host the Art & Bloom Show and […]

Northborough police log, Sept. 15 edition

September 13th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, Aug. 27 7:31 a.m. Lincoln St. Ambulance. 11:39 a.m. Maple St. well-being check. 3:06 p.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 9:12 p.m. Tomahawk Dr. Dog complaint. Monday, Aug. 28 8:18 a.m. Village Dr. Ambulance. 3:54 p.m. Howard St. Ambulance. 4:40 p.m. Davis St. Civil/criminal complaint. 8:11 p.m. Lincoln St. Disturbance. 9:54 p.m. Colburn St. […]

Hanto Fine Asian Cuisine celebrates grand opening

September 12th, 2017

Northborough – Owners May and Ray Jiang, along with local officials and the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce, celebrated the grand opening their new restaurant, Hanto Fine Asian Cuisine Sept. 6. Guests enjoyed appetizers, drinks and entrees. Entertainment included a traditional Chinese Lion Dance.

Lowe’s Variety & Meat Shop welcomes third experienced meat cutter

September 12th, 2017

Northborough – Lowe’s Variety & Meat Shop Purveyor, which features a wide variety of fine meats, groceries and perishables, has “beefed up” its butcher shop with three full-time meat cutters who will be working at the store’s 255 West Main St. (Northborough Shopping Center), location.

Worcester man arrested for alleged double theft of same chainsaws

September 6th, 2017

Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this afternoon: On August 17th, the Westborough Police Department started an investigation into three chain saws that had been stolen from Lowes on Rte.9. Surveillance cameras located a red Ford pickup truck that was involved in the thefts. A check with pawn shops in the area […]

Northborough police log, Sept. 8 edition

September 6th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, Aug. 13 1:19 p.m. Southwest Cutoff. Accident: P.I. 4:03 p.m. Jefferson Rd. Well-being check. 6:22 p.m. Maynard St. Disturbance. Monday, Aug. 14 2:07 a.m. Main St. Ambulance. 9:29 a.m. Northgate Rd. Well-being check. 3:26 p.m. Arrested, Jaun Ramon Jiminez, 36, of 140 Bolton St., Marlborough, for unlicensed operation of MV, unregistered motor vehicle, […]

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