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Marlborough Hospital shifts COVID-19 testing back to New England Sports Center

REGION - Marlborough Hospital’s COVID-19 testing has moved back to the New England Sports Center (NESC) according to an announcement from the hospital this...

Wenzel: Local veteran honored by Kraft family and WooSox

It was a busy few days this spring for Marlborough Veteran Russ Flagg. Russ was honored by the Worcester Red Sox as the Veteran of the Game.

Marlborough rallies to support firefighter family after father’s passing

Friends and families came together on Friday for a fundraiser to help the family of Mike A. Burnell with medical expenses.

COVID-19 testing continues at New England Sports Center

MARLBOROUGH - COVID-19 testing continued at the New England Sports Center Tuesday morning amid what has, at times, been an “overwhelming” amount of demand...

Stuffed bear goes on a ‘journey’ through Marlborough

MARLBOROUGH - A large stuffed bear is on a journey through Marlborough. And he’s delighting community members along the way. What started as a single...

‘Come rest your bones’ at The Haunted Borough in Marlborough

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter MARLBOROUGH – It started with pumpkins.  Specifically, David Adams’ wife asked him if he could put a couple of pumpkins...

Marlborough firefighter, fiancée welcome daughter born in ambulance on I-290

Marlborough firefighter Matt Lupisella ended up assisting his fiancée, Jennifer Melo, with the birth of their daughter.

‘Large pig’ spotted in Solomon Pond Mall parking lot

MARLBOROUGH - Police have located the owner of a large pig who was spotted wandering through the parking lot of the Solomon Pond Mall...

UPDATE: Firefighters used jaws of life to save man in rollover crash in Marlborough

UPDATE: This article has been updated to include information on a separate crash this afternoon in Westborough. By Laura Hayes and Dakota Antelman MARLBOROUGH –  A...

Marlborough’s SJL Ride continues fundraising for scholarships

Over 250 motorcyclists endured humidity Aug. 6 to participate in the ninth Shawna Jean Larassa (SJL) Memorial Ride. 

COVID-19 testing site relocates to Marlborough Hospital

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor MARLBOROUGH - Marlborough’s “Stop the Spread” COVID-19 testing facility moved to Marlborough Hospital effective June 1.  Announced via a press release...

Marlborough band nominated for Boston Music Award

MARLBOROUGH - Marlborough band Circus Trees has been nominated for a Boston Music Award, appearing in the Rock Artist of the Year category alongside...
Finishing the eighth SJL Memorial Ride, motorcyclists and passengers approach the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129. (Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Loyal supporters welcome the return of the SJL Memorial Ride

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH – Motorcyclists, passengers and other supporters welcomed the return of the Shawna Jean Larassa (SJL) Memorial Scholarship Fund’s...
The Marlborough Fire Department Station sits on Maple Street. Photo/Laura Hayes

Two Marlborough firefighters earn promotions

MARLBOROUGH — The Marlborough Fire Department has a new Fire Captain and Fire Lieutenant, a press release from Mayor Arthur Vigeant’s office announced July...
Members of country music band Southbound Train perform as part of this year’s ongoing Summer Concert Series in Marlborough.

Marlborough announces programming for free Summer Concert series

Marlborough’s free Summer Concert series will return this year, with performances in multiple locations throughout the summer.
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Marlborough should refuse requested changes to allow for proposed McGee development

To the Editor:  I ask that the City of Marlborough refuse to allow special permitting, leeway, allowances or zoning changes for a proposed development at...

Marlborough Hospital named one of the 148 best hospitals in the country

UMass Memorial Health - Marlborough Hospital was recently honored as one of the best hospitals in the country, earning a spot on a list ...

Marlborough Main Street Car Show to return on June 5

The United Brethren Masonic Lodge in Marlborough will host its 12th annual Main Street Car Show on June 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Marlborough Eagles’ Easter egg hunt returns for 30th year

A longtime Marlborough holiday tradition returned for its 30th year on Saturday after a two-year hiatus due to pandemic restrictions.

Region’s residents enjoy the 69th Marlborough Labor Day Parade

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer  MARLBOROUGH – After last year’s hiatus due to pandemic restrictions, the 69th Marlborough Labor Day Parade took place Sept. 6....