Suffolk boxer Anthony Ogogo from Lowestoft won bronze at the London Olympics and now his sister Carly is following in his footsteps.
Plans have been submitted to build two commercial greenhouses in Suffolk which could create over 200 jobs.
Five days after the worst tidal surge to hit our region in 60 years, dozens of people are still waiting to return to their homes.
Two people have been charged in connection with prostitution and sexual offences in Ipswich.
Stuart Mansfield, aged 36 years from Nelson Road, Ipswich has been charged with controlled prostitution, three counts of rape, sexual assault, causing/inciting prostitution for gain, two counts of paying for sexual services and five counts of offences under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.
Carla Panton, aged 29 years, from Wenhaston, has been charged with two counts of controlled prostitution, two counts of causing/inciting prostitution for gain and one offence under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.
Mansfield and Panton will appear at Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on 15 January 2014.
A war veteran was beaten to death by a dementia patient as he lay in a hospital bed, his family have said.
Richard Bowman, 86, was found in a pool of blood with severe head, leg and arm injuries after the incident at West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds.
He died on Saturday, 12 days after the attack.
It is believed he had been attacked by the dementia patient who was wielding a bottle.
A spokesman for West Suffolk Hospital said: "We would like to take this opportunity to extend our sincere condolences to the patient's family.
"We are taking this incident extremely seriously and are carrying out a full internal investigation."
A Suffolk Police spokesman confirmed the force was investigating reports of an assault at the hospital on November 25.
A post-mortem examination found Mr Bowman's death was the result of natural causes and the death is not being treated as suspicious.
He said: "This matter will now be dealt with by the coroner."
Mr Bowman's family told the Daily Mail that Mr Bowman should never have been left alone with the patient.
His son Charles Hawes, 43, told the newspaper: "He was lying on his bed getting ready to fall asleep and this chap just came over and started laying into him with a bottle.
"He was much too weak and elderly to fight back."
Mr Bowman, from Exning near Ely, Cambridgeshire, served with the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers before running a number of businesses, including an estate agency.
He had been admitted to hospital with a chest infection.
Suffolk Police say missing 15-year-old girl, Tiffany Ambrose has been located safe and well in Southend, Essex.
A1017 both ways closed due to accident, two vehicles involved between A1307 and B1057 Bumpstead Road.
Service suspended on Greater Anglia between Beccles and Lowestoft due to earlier poor weather. Tickets being accepted on routes 64, 65, 66, 75, 76 and 77 on First Suffolk Bus services between Ipswich and Saxmundham.
Due to the North Sea tidal surge, trains will be disrupted until at least Wedneday 11th December. Trains between Ipswich and Felixstowe have resumed
Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 15-year-old girl from Kesgrave in Suffolk. Tiffany Ambrose was last seen at around 8pm on Friday night.She left her home address in Windrush Road, Kesgrave and has not returned since.
She is described as white, around 5ft 6ins tall, of medium build, with blond hair that is shaved on the right hand side and brushed over to the left. She also has blue eyes and a stud in her right eyebrow.
She was last seen wearing black leggings, a green camouflage jacket and possibly white trainers.
Officers believe Tiffany is still in the local area and are asking anyone with information as to where she is to get in contact immediately on 101.
Three fishermen have been rescued off Dunwich in Suffolk after their boat sprung a leak this morning and sunk within three minutes.
Thames Coastguard says lifeboats attended from Aldeburgh and Southwold and found the men on a life raft which had been launched from the stricken vessel.
Its thought the 10 metre long Southern Star, a registered fishing boat, which had set out from Lowestoft had developed a mechanical problem at 10am which allowed it to take on water.
Another vessel the 'Mistress Three' picked up the three men and transferred them to the Southwold Lifeboat, they were then taken to shore. No injuries have been reported.
Disruption on Greater Anglia between Cambridge and Norwich due to person hit by a train at Brandon.All lines are currently blocked through the affected area. Disruption is expected until approximately 14:45. Also affecting East Midlands Trains