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MARLBOROUGH CITY HAPPENINGS!
- January 2017
Whole Foods moving regional HQ to Marlborough
Austin, Texas-based specialty grocery chain Whole Foods Market Inc. is moving its North Atlantic regional headquarters from Cambridge to Marlborough this spring
City’s commercial vacancy, unemployment down
Marlborough’s commercial vacancy rate fell for the fifth consecutive year in 2016, thanks to more than two dozen companies moving to or expanding in the city.
Marlborough ranks in top tier of U.S. small cities
Marlborough ranks among the top 27% of WalletHub's 2016 Best Small Cities in America, coming in 59th out of 1,268 cities in terms of "Education and Health."
Walker Building study cites possible future uses
A Cambridge architectural firm has identified four potential future uses for the Walker Building, which city officials have
described as a gem, but an underperforming asset
Marlborough Airport on the market for $3 million
The state's oldest privately owned commercial airport is for sale. Marlboro Airport Owner Sandy Stetson put the Farm Road airstrip on the market last month for $3 million.
The transformation of downtown Marlborough
The efforts of city and Marlborough Economic Development Corporation officials are reaping dividends in Downtown Village with two new major developments in the works
Who's behind the Apex Center of New England?
In thinking about his next project, visionary entrepreneur Robert Walker was struck by the lack of entertainment and recreation venues located near hotels, restaurants and retail
Web Industries relocates corporate headquarters
Web Industries, Inc., a leading provider of outsource manufacturing and converting services, has moved and expanded its Marlborough headquarters
$37M Marlborough manufacturing plant designed
Maugel Architects announced
it has designed the
$37-million Marlborough biomanufacturing facility
of biopharmaceutical firm LFB USA.
FDA OKs Sunovion drug for schizophrenic teens
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals has received approval from the U.S. FDA for its novel drug Latuda, for the treatment of schizophrenia in kids ages 13 to 17.
Raytheon awarded $600M missile contract
Marlborough defense contractor Raytheon has received a $600 M contract from an undisclosed country of the 13-nation alliance that owns the Patriot Air Defense System.
Raytheon completes GPS testing for U.S. military
Raytheon, a major defense contractor with operations in Marlborough, has finished testing an important component of a GPS system it is developing for the U.S. Air Force.
Orangetheory Fitness opens in Marlborough
The Orangetheory Fitness heart-rate monitored interval training concept has opened a
t 40 Boston Post Road West, just off I-495
Duo opens discount bookstore in Marlborough
Michael Joachim and Tracey McCrea have always loved browsing the shelves of quaint neighborhood bookstores. So they opened Stax Discount Books in the RK Centre Plaza.
The MEDC 2016 Annual Report is fresh off the press! Find out how much Marlborough's economy grew over the past year and what we did to help.
Read the report now!
Get the scoop on the Apex Center of New England, the mixed-use
developments, the Marlborough Public Library expansion and other major projects happening in our city as we speak!
SERVSAFE RESPONSIBLE ALCOHOL TRAINING
February 13th @ 4pm - 8pm
Embassy Suites Hotel
These courses are free for employees of Marlborough restaurants and hotels.
Registration is required. Deadline is February 8th.
To register, contact:
Linda Martins | 508-229-2010
Get free training and land a job in retail!
Partnerships for A Skilled Workforce
is offering a free 3-week customer service training course that could lead to employment at T.J.Maxx, Marshalls HomeGoods, Aaron's and Roche Bros.
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Under Mayor Arthur Vigeant's leadership, the
have been working together to foster economic development, job growth, and community revitalization in the City of Marlborough.
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