Essex Police is investigating an arson attack which happened this weekend in Braintree.
There was cheering and booing, laughter and tears as candidates for the Saffron Walden constituency faced voters on Thursday.
The owner of a mobile fish and chip van has decided to give something back to the emergency services with a new queue-jumping initiative.
Taxpayers in Essex have paid £30,000 to heat Chelmsford's iconic Shire Hall since it was closed and left empty seven years ago.
The four local candidates standing in the general election will be at the Saffron Walden hustings tonight (December 5).
Children stood on a 'pop-up' zebra crossing demanding a permanent one outside their school.
A fire in a derelict bungalow in Little Dunmow could have been set off deliberately the fire service has said - after Uttlesford District Council was criticised for leaving derelict buildings as a target for vandals.
Police are appealing for information following a burglary in Hinxton where two "beloved" family dogs were taken.
A Bupa care home in Braintree Road, Great Dunmow is opening its doors to elderly people in the community who face Christmas Day alone this year.