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Trail work expected to start next month

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – Conservation officials expect work to create two long-distance trails, including one that will weave through the “Boroughs” communities, will begin next month. ... read more

Marlborough leaders mark a year of growth

WORCESTER TELEGRAM – More than 50 officials, business leaders and commercial real estate brokers gathered at the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation’s annual Founders Reception to celebrate a year of unprecedented economic growth and an influx of job-creating businesses. ... read more

Marlborough FinCom OK’s $100K transfer for small business loan program

WICKED LOCAL MARLBOROUGH – The Finance Committee this week signed off on a $100,000 budget transfer to create a revolving loan fund economic development officials say will help strengthen the city’s small business base. ... read more

Marlborough Economic Development Corporation advocates for city

COMMUNITY ADVOCATE – Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is the state-chartered economic development arm of the city of Marlborough. Originally established in 2007 and operating under the name “Marlborough 2010,” the organization underwent a name change in 2010 as well as an increase in staff. The current executive director, Tim Cummings, joined MEDC in January of 2012 and the organization continues to focus on its mission “to stabilize the residential tax base by increasing Marlborough’s commercial tax revenue” with the goal of guaranteeing the future stability of the city and allowing for higher quality of life for all Marlborough residents. ... read more

Mitutoyo America Corporation announces new east coast M3 Solution Center

QUALITY MAGAZINE – Mitutoyo America Corporation opened its new M3 Solution Center in New England. Located in Marlborough, Mass., the new 7,600-square foot facility is located for customers to schedule appointments for product demonstrations, assistance with application challenges and metrology solutions, as well as product and educational training seminars. The newest M3 Solution Center is located at 753 Forest St., Suite 110, Marlborough, Mass. ... read more

Economic officials seeking to help small businesses with loan fund

WICKED LOCAL MARLBOROUGH – With hope of strengthening the city’s economy, Marlborough Economic Development Corporation officials are seeking to establish a revolving loan fund for new and existing small businesses. ... read more

Marlborough council extends tax deal to Bedford surgical products firm

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – The City Council Monday unanimously approved extending a tax increment financing deal with Hologic, paving the way for the company to move its global headquarters from Bedford to its two Marlborough facilities. ... read more

Hologic wants to move HQ to Marlborough

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – Marlborough is on the verge of becoming home to another life sciences company as Bedford-based Hologic Inc. wants to move its headquarters to Marlborough, adding 150 employees to the roughly 450 who work at the company’s two offices in the city. ... read more

Marlborough trail projects get approval

WICKED LOCAL MARLBOROUGH – Two marathon length trail proposals, including one that will weave through the “Boroughs” communities, took a step forward last week, as the City Council approved conceptual plans for both projects. ... read more

Marlborough focuses on smaller players with proposed loan fund

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – Corporate giants such as GE Healthcare Life Sciences and Boston Scientific have lifted Marlborough’s profile as a prime destination for businesses by making the city their home in the last couple of years. But local economic development leaders don’t want to leave the small players in the dust. ... read more