A police officer who transformed his life after getting mixed up in the wrong crowd, has won a national award for his work on gangs and the Grenfell Tower disaster.
A hotel and its owner have been ordered to pay £45,000 for "serious and systemic" fire safety failures which "put staff and guests at risk".
This year we mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day and to celebrate we would like to share readers' memories.
A fundraising page has been launched after a West Ham United fan collapsed and died following the side's match against Everton.
Three members of a criminal gang who went on a £300,000 'high end' car stealing rampage have each been jailed for three years.
A council plan to make Newham a "fairer" place to live has won plaudits from shadow chancellor John McDonnell.
The funeral of a mother of two whose body was found in a freezer is due to take place next week.
A Rainham man has appeared in court charged with committing an aggravated burglary in Forest Gate.
A man who admitted spraying a policewoman with a noxious substance has claimed he heard voices before the attack.
A charity has scooped £120,000 to help stop boys being groomed by drug dealing criminals.
The second man to be charged with murder following a fatal stabbing is the brother of the first.
A boy who was reported missing has now been found.
A woman has been injured after being hit by a car which crashed through a shop window.
A University of East London graduate has been chosen as one of three finalists for a top prize.
A Burns Night ceilidh is being organised to inject a bit more Scottish culture into the borough.
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a double stabbing.
A mother discovered her son's body in a ditch after he went missing on a trip to Amsterdam, an inquest has heard.
Newham has the lowest startup business survival rate in the capital, research has revealed.
The police are appealing for help to find a 15-year old missing girl.
An arts centre boss has announced she is stepping down after 10 years at the venue.
A man has admitted spraying a substance at two police officers.
A heroin dealer involved in running a county lines drugs operation has been jailed for two years.
A 15-minute video has been taken revealing the transformation of West Ham United's ground and backyard.
About 600 people have marched through the streets in protest against a controversial new law in India.
A play based on the true story of an African girl adopted by Queen Victoria is coming to Theatre Royal Stratford East.
A police constable has been sacked without notice for drink driving.
The price of a home in Newham has risen by more than 400 per cent since the year 2000, the steepest rise in the UK according to new research.
Tributes have been paid to West Ham United legend Martin Peters.
A social worker and libraries chief have been recognised in this year's New Year's Honour's list.
A property firm's workers joined volunteers to provide homeless people with a "joyous" Christmas celebration.
We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.
A-level student Noah follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, who led the Independence Motion in Nigeria, as he prepares to study journalism at university
Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.
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