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Marlborough Fire Department plans entrance exam

The Marlborough Fire Department will conduct an entrance exam on Saturday, Oct. 28, at Marlborough High School, 431 Bolton St.
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.

Wenzel: Cahill celebrates 100th birthday, Chicken barbecue held

Marlborough Mayor Arthur Vigeant joined Regina Cahill along with her family and friends to celebrate her 100th birthday at the Main Street Cafe.

Wenzel: Whitcomb Middle School students return from trip to Akiruno

Eight students from Marlborough’s Whitcomb Middle School returned home Sept. 15 from an exciting student exchange trip to Akiruno, Japan.

Marlborough Rotary Club sponsors Recycle Your Junk fundraiser

The Marlborough Rotary Club welcomes all communities to take part in a Recycle Your Junk fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 30

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.

Wenzel: Donations made in memory of Katy Mahoney

A DONATION of backpacks and school supplies was made to the Marlborough Public Schools in memory of Katy Mahoney, spearheaded by her mom, Liz.
People hold candles in front of the Walker Building. (Laura Hayes)

Annual candlelight vigil for overdose awareness this week

The Marlborough Alliance for Prevention will host a candlelight vigil for International Overdose Awareness Day on Thursday, Aug. 31, at 7 p.m.

Kids’ haircuts and backpacks at Recovery Connection

The Marlborough Addiction Referral Center and Recovery Connection will be offering free backpacks, hot dogs and haircuts for local children.

Health fair for veterans in Marlborough

Mayor Arthur Vigeant and Veterans Services Officer Mike Hennessy have announced a health fair for veterans at the Marlborough Senior Center.

Highland City Striders to sponsor Labor Day race

The Laborious Labor Day Road Race, a 20-year tradition, is set to take place Monday, Sept. 4 at Ghiloni Park in Marlborough.

Learn about the MWRTA and its fare system

The Marlborough Community Development Authority has announced that it will be hosting a public outreach event with the MWRTA.

Wenzel: Rotary Club raises money to help homeless women

The goal of Marlborough Hospital’s Little Library is to bring access to health/wellness books for patients who may not have the ability to access them otherwise while maintaining cultural diversity and sensitivity.

Santa’s Elves backpack, school supply giveaway Aug. 19

Santa’s Elves of Metrowest will host its fifth annual Back to School Backpack Drive on Saturday, Aug. 19, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at Ward Park.

Sts. Anargyroi Church plans annual Greek Festival

Get ready for the annual Greek Festival on Labor Day weekend at Sts. Anargyroi Church, 9 Central St., from Sept. 1 - 3.

Wenzel: New Marlborough Rotary Club president installed

Her name is Heather and she is honored to be the Marlborough Rotary Club President for the 2023/2024 club year. She was installed during ceremonies held at the Bolton Street Tavern.

Wenzel: Marlborough Garden Club awards 2023 Beautification Awards

Marlborough gardens, from very small home landscapes to a public garden set up to provide continuous blossoms, have been given 2023 Beautification Awards by the Marlborough Garden Club.

Highland City Striders’ Running with the Wolves race returns

The Highland City Striders will be presenting the annual Running with the Wolves Race on July 19 at 6:30 p.m.

Wenzel: Marlborough Rotary awards $25,000 in scholarships to seniors

The staff at Marlborough’s Goodnow Brothers Elementary School were treated to a visit by Kona Ice at the end of the school year.

Marlborough Moose lodge to host summer BBQ

The Marlboro Moose Lodge, 67 Fitchburg St., will host a Summer Blowout BBQ on Saturday, July 8, from noon to 5 p.m.