The mayor has made a last call for people to nominate groups or individuals for community awards.
What's believed to be London's largest public maker space has opened in Barking and Dagenham.
A Dagenham-based autism charity is encouraging people to wear something unusual for a day in a bid to raise both funds and awareness.
Three men have been jailed for ambushing a Barking man and beating him to death with garden shears and pickaxe handles in an Ilford town centre revenge attack.
Pupils at a Dagenham school have spent a week celebrating everything they love about the country.
What was the best Christmas present you received this year - a nice watch, a video game, or some brand new socks?
The deadline to apply for a primary school place for your child is next Tuesday.
Three men have been convicted of ambushing a Barking man and beating him to death with garden shears and pickaxe handles in an Ilford town centre revenge attack.
The Barking and Dagenham Youth Forum has beaten its record in the amount raised for charity in one year.
Youngsters were presented with awards at the Christmas party for Dagenham autism charity, Sycamore Trust UK.
Almost 1,500 years of history has been told in just five pictures depicting some of the famous women connected to Barking and the surrounding area.
Part of a £1 million donation pot was handed to charities in Barking and Dagenham on Friday at Britain's largest mosque.
The mayor of Barking and Dagenham marked International Day of Disabled People at Dagenham and Redbridge football club.
"London is moving east. We're already there and everyone has to follow."
A police officer accused of having sex with a woman while on duty and being in possession of police property without authority has had one charge of descreditable conduct proven against him.
Barking-based London Assembly member Andrew Boff has lost the race to be the Conservative Party's next mayoral candidate.
The most popular names given to baby boys and girls last year in East London suggests that where you live could influence what name you choose for your child.
A grandfather's battle with stage four lung cancer has inspired his daughter and two granddaughters to cut their hair in an event to raise funds for a charity.
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To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.
It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?
The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime
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