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UPDATE: BJs considers moving headquarters to Marlborough

BJs Wholesale Club headquarters, currently located in Westborough, is looking to move its 800-1,000 employees to Campus Drive in Marlborough.

Patriots sign former Marlborough High School star Liam Shanahan

Liam Shanahan signed with the team, inking a deal as a rookie free agent, according to his agent Brett Tessler.

Man injured by falling tree in Marlborough

By Ron Ayotte, Contributing Writer. A man was transported to UMass Medical Center via Life Flight helicopter on Saturday, April 24 at approximately 12:00pm. The person...

Marlborough enacts mask mandate to take effect Jan. 21

MARLBOROUGH – Face coverings will be required while indoors in Marlborough starting on Jan. 21 after the Marlborough Board of Health approved a mandate...

Proposed Marlborough Raising Cane’s restaurant moves forward after appeal dismissed

Efforts to open one of the region’s first Raising Cane’s locations in Marlborough are again moving forward after an appeal.

McDonald’s appeals approval of special permit for Marlborough Raising Cane’s

MARLBOROUGH – A proposed Raising Cane’s location in Marlborough is the subject of a state land court case as the City Council faces an...

Marlborough Public Schools Superintendent announces resignation 

MARLBOROUGH – Michael Bergeron has announced his resignation as superintendent of the Marlborough Public Schools. Bergeron was emotional as he announced his resignation to the...

Marlborough rescinds mask mandate

MARLBOROUGH - The City of Marlborough has lifted its mask mandate following a Board of Health vote on Monday night. “We are seeing so many...

Marlborough’s Bobby Butler signs new deal with Worcester Railers

MARLBOROUGH - Marlborough hockey star Bobby Butler grabbed headlines earlier this month with a surprise return to professional hockey as a member of the...

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...

Firefighters rally for Marlborough fire lieutenant/union president facing possible termination

Several dozen firefighters appeared support Local 1714 president and Marlborough fire Lt. William Taylor, who is facing possible termination
George Larassa holds a photo of his daughter Shawna while speaking to participants of the seventh annual Shawna Jean Larassa Memorial Ride in 2016 at the Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129.

SJL Memorial Ride to return on Marlborough roads and beyond

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH – After a four-year hiatus, the Shawna Jean Larassa (SJL) Memorial Ride will return Saturday, Aug. 14.  The motorcycle...

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...

High school scoreboard: Power rankings bring good news for area teams as winter season...

REGION - A handful of area basketball and hockey teams celebrated favorable rankings this past week through the state’s new power ranking system. Weighing win-loss...

Trail through Marlborough and Hudson was once part of the robust Fitchburg Railroad

By Brett Peruzzi, Contributing Writer Region - Most local residents just think of the Assabet River Rail Trail as a tranquil, paved pathway for a...

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.

UPDATE: Marlborough Shamrocks win national championship

UPDATE: This article has been updated to include information from a postgame interview with Shamrocks Offensive Coordinator Harrison Ingels. MARLBOROUGH - The Marlborough Shamrocks came...

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...

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.

Marlborough residents voice opposition to WoHo development 

By Stuart Foster, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH - Residents sent a number of letters to their city councilors opposing a proposed mixed-use development submitted on behalf...