Parents in Ebbw Vale say they can't believe their children could be taught in temporary classrooms, under plans to close a local school.
Developers say a Blaenau Gwent motorsports complex could bring 6,000 jobs to the area.
People living in Blaenau Gwent are holding a protest against plans to demolish the historic hospital in Nantyglo.
Adrian Moyse from South Wales Fire & Rescue says that the fire at Glyndwr Industrial Estate in Aberbeeg in Blaenau Gwent may burn for another 24 hours.
Around seventy firefighters have been tackling a blaze at Glandwr Industrial Estate near Aberbeeg. It broke out just after 1am and spread to a garage and a carpet warehouse. Officers say there has been a partial collapse of a building.
Labour have 33 of the 42 seats on Blaenau Gwent Council, with Independents holding the other 9. The independents lost a total of 17 seats to Labour. The borough had long been a Labour stronghold until a breakaway from the local party, led by the late AM and MP Peter Law.
Results for 39 of Blaenau Gwent's 42 seats have now been declared. 30 Labour councillors have been returned, giving the party a majority on a council they lost to Independents in 2008.