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Wenzel: Elvis impersonator comes to Marlborough

“A Tribute to Elvis,” with Mike Slater, will be presented Tuesday, Oct. 11, 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Read more in Mary Wenzel's column.

Wenzel: Mayor’s Charity Benefit May 13, garden club transplanting plants

The Burrow, located at 1000 Green District Blvd. in Marlborough, is the scene of the 2023 Mayor’s Charity Benefit on Saturday, May 13.

Wenzel: Santa visits Home for the Holidays event; Lions hold Festival of Trees

MARLBOROUGH - Santa Claus himself was at Marlborough’s Dec. 3 “Home for the Holidays” with tree lighting on Union Common. Children gathered around the...
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Hudson students’ ‘speak up’ in letters to Editor project

Hudson – Students in Kate Tobiasson’s class seventh grade English Language Arts class at the Quinn Middle School recently competed a unit on persuasive writing....
The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for its BBQ, Bands and Brew event on Aug. 27. (Photo/Dakota Antelman)

‘Touch a Truck’ at Solomon Pond Mall

The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce, along with the city’s Police and Fire departments, will present “Touch a Truck” on Oct. 21.

UPDATE: Tornado touched down in Marlborough, NWS confirms

Funnel clouds spotted throughout region as two other tornados touch down By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: After fielding reports of funnel clouds across the region,...

Marlborough Cub Scouts drive up the fun with Pinewood Derby

Scouts and their families filled the gym at Jaworek Elementary School to engage in the annual Pinewood Derby.
Apex Entertainment in Marlborough. (Photo/submitted)

All-female comedy show for Mother’s Day at Apex

Headliners Carolyn Plummer and Jody Sloane top the all-female bill for Mother's Day Comedy Brunch at Apex Entertainment.

Wenzel: Cemetery foreman retires, Dukes corps to reunite

Former members of the Dukes Drum and Bugle Corps and the Duchess Drill Team are planning a Reunion on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2023, at 7 p.m., at the Loyal Order of the Moose, 67 Fitchburg St., Marlborough.

Marlborough’s Holiday Lights Contest underway

Mayor Arthur Vigeant has announced that the Holiday Lights Contest is underway. The city is looking for the best holiday displays.

Running club hosts two Turkey Trots

The Highland City Striders Running Club will host its annual Post-Thanksgiving Tough Ten and Faster Five Turkey Trots on Sunday, Nov. 27.

Marlborough Colonial Garden Club’s annual plant sale open online through May 17

MARLBOROUGH - The Colonial Garden Club’s 26th Annual Plant Sale is accepting orders until Monday, May 17. Adhering to social distancing guidelines, the sale...

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...

Calendar sale to benefit food pantries

Photographer Tami White is selling calendars featuring photos of Fort Meadow Reservoir.

Marlborough breaks ground on library renovations

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter MARLBOROUGH -  City officials broke ground on renovations to the Marlborough Public Library on Sept. 21.  Marlborough Public Library Director...

St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Marlborough welcomes new pastor

St. Stephen Lutheran Church will welcome Pastor Greg Mileski as its regular supply pastor on Sept. 11. Mileski talks about the new role.

Marlborough resident runs Boston Marathon one year after hospitalization

Ben Braun hit the course for the Boston Marathon as part of Team Tufts MC – the charity team for Tufts Medical Center.

Marlborough flag display seeks to prompt conversations about 9/11

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor MARLBOROUGH - The Walker Building in Marlborough shone in red, white and blue last week in recognition of the 20th anniversary...

Wenzel: Police complete No Shave November fundraiser; paraeducator marks retirement

MARLBOROUGH - The Marlborough Police Department’s “NO SHAVE NOVEMBER” fundraiser has ended. A total of $3,295 dollars was collected to benefit “Cops for Kids...
The Greater Grace Church is located at 187 Pleasant Street in Marlborough. (Photo/Jesse Kucewicz)

Greater Grace Church to hold holiday letter-writing event

MARLBOROUGH - The Greater Grace Church in Marlborough hopes an upcoming event will create a friendly space for young people to write letters to...