Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

Special Olympics MA to host new sports event in Marlborough area

Annual tournament to launch in August 2016 and include 1,000 athletes

Marlborough, MASS. September 16, 2015 – Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) has announced it will host a new annual sports tournament in the City of Marlborough and surrounding towns. ... read more

Marlborough City Council approves $100,000 loan fund appropriation

Marlborough, MASS. June 2, 2015 – The Marlborough City Council approved a $100,000 budget appropriation for the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)’s Revolving Loan Fund Program to support local economic development. ... read more

Marlborough leaders mark a record year of economic development

Marlborough, MASS. May 21, 2015 – Over 50 of Marlborough’s most prominent officials, business leaders and commercial real estate brokers gathered at the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation’s (MEDC) annual Founders Reception to celebrate a year of unprecedented economic growth and an influx of job-creating businesses. ... read more

Marlborough EDC seeks to establish a quarter million dollar loan fund

Marlborough, MASS. May 5, 2015 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has submitted a proposal to the Marlborough City Council, requesting the capitalization of a Revolving Loan Fund Program to support local economic development. ... read more

Property Developers Flock to Marlborough

Greater Boston developers look for new opportunities in downtown Marlborough

Marlborough, MASS. March 10, 2015 – Close to 50 developers from across the Greater Boston area gathered in Marlborough yesterday to learn about the latest opportunities in the city. ... read more

MEDC Releases 2014 Annual Report, Elects New Board Members

Marlborough, MASS. January 22, 2015 – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has issued its 2014 Annual Report. Executive Director Tim Cummings presented the report at the organization’s annual Board of Directors meeting held on January 21, 2015. The report outlines the various initiatives through which the organization has been helping to expand Marlborough’s tax base, develop its downtown area, and build its brand image in 2014. ... read more

MEDC awards winner of first Marlborough Dine Local Challenge

Marlborough, MASS. December 18, 2014 – Marlborough resident, Vicki Emerson, has won the city’s first Marlborough Dine Local Challenge and collected the grand prize of $1,100 in gift cards to area restaurants. ... read more

Marlborough Approves New Mixed-Use Downtown Zoning District

Marlborough, MASS. December 1, 2014 – A rezoning proposal, designed to spur redevelopment in downtown Marlborough, passed with a unanimous vote through City Council tonight. ... read more

Record turnout, job openings at Marlborough Works! Job Fair

Marlborough, MASS. October 8, 2014 – More than 400 job openings at 27 Marlborough companies were on offer at the third annual Marlborough Works! Job Fair held at the Courtyard by Marriott last night. That’s 33% more jobs than in 2013, and four times more than at the fair’s inaugural run in 2012. ... read more

Marlborough Works! initiative highlights value of online jobseeker tools

Marlborough, MASS. October 2, 2014 – As part of Mayor Arthur Vigeant’s Marlborough Works! initiative to increase local employment, the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) held a LinkedIn Workshop for local residents at the Embassy Suites on Tuesday night. ... read more