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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 ...

Wenzel: Marlborough resident remembered as pioneer for young women

JANET DOUCETTE LICHT of Marlborough passed away last week after a period of poor health. She was a shining example of what young women...

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.

Marlborough Main Street Car Show draws crowds

Vintage cars lined Marlborough's Main Street on Sunday as part of the Main Street Car Show, which made its return after COVID-19 disruptions.

From Marlborough to Paris, Marlborough musician enjoys playing for the crowds

MARLBOROUGH - Many people can’t carry a tune in a bucket, as the old saying goes. But Marlborough’s Jared Hanrahan was blessed with a...

Samuel Boyd: Nineteenth Century businessman known as father of city of Marlborough

By Brett Peruzzi, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH - Samuel Boyd, a pioneering businessman who dominated civic life for over 50 years, is “the father of the...

UPDATE: Local groups hold Christmas tree pickup drives

UPDATE: This post has been updated to include information on Marlborough's Christmas tree drop-off program. REGION - Need to get rid of a Christmas tree? Everyone...

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 Junior Woman’s Club hosts 16th Trivia Night

The Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club hosted its 16th Trivia Night on April 1 at the the Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959.

Marlborough candidate profiles: Denise Ryan – School Committee

MARLBOROUGH - It’s election season in Marlborough.  As such, city voters will soon head to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 2 to decide a handful...

Worcester County Sheriff promotes local officers

Four area officers have been promoted to the rank of sergeant within the Worcester County Sheriff's office.
At a 2019 fundraiser for Team Sharing, the Opioid Spoon Project founder and artist/activist Domenic Esposito assists Cheryl Juaire to write the name of her son Corey Merrill, who died of a heroin overdose at age 23 in 2011. Juaire and Esposito met at a protest that she organized outside Purdue Pharma in 2018. Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Team Sharing’s founder advocates for ‘Overdose Awareness’ license plate

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH – Cheryl Juaire of Marlborough has advocated for overdose awareness since 2015 when she founded Team Sharing, Inc....

PHOTOS: Ice clings to Marlborough Public Library construction site

MARLBOROUGH - Photography on Sunday captured a frozen scene at the Marlborough Public Library as the region continues to thaw out from messy weather...

Marlborough photographer is dedicated to sharing community’s beauty

MARLBOROUGH - For Rehan Qadri, photography in Marlborough has become much more than a simple hobby. “Whenever I’m traveling, my eyes are continuously looking,” he...

Marlborough native continues family legacy with library donation 

MARLBOROUGH - Her great-grandfather was the mayor who helped secure funds from Andrew Carnegie to construct Marlborough’s then new public library. A century later, Marlborough’s...

GoFundMe fundraiser seeks to raise money for MHS student’s new wheelchair

A Marlborough resident has started a GoFundMe campaign to raise money to buy a new wheelchair to help his brother.

‘Skiing is a big part of this lake’: Water skiers celebrate sport’s anniversary on...

A handful of Marlborough residents celebrated a centennial milestone on Sunday for the sport of water skiing.

Marlborough’s Polar Plunge makes a splash for the Special Olympics

MARLBOROUGH – Individuals and teams appreciated mild temperatures on March 6 during the sixth in-person Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA).  They dove...
Marlborough Mayor concerned with Phase two of vaccine rollout.

Marlborough will host cardboard recycling event

MARLBOROUGH - With cardboard boxes from online shopping piling up from the holidays, Marlborough is hosting an event where residents can drop off their...

Marlborough library project moving forward after busy winter

Crews working on Marlborough’s Public Library renovation said last week that, with the exception of a slight one-week delay, they’re on schedule following a busy winter at the historic library site.