While many high street shops are closing down, Blue Inc is reopening its doors in Ipswich a year after the company went into administration.
A road was blocked and drivers experienced delays after a crash involving three vehicles in the outskirts of Ipswich.
An Ipswich man has turned his life around after being told he was "too fat" to ride in the front row at Alton Towers.
A Victorian home with four acres and stunning views of the River Gipping has gone on the market for £1.25 million.
Here we take a look at the criminals put behind bars in Suffolk and north Essex over the last seven days.
A 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drug-driving and possession of Class A drugs after a car collided with a wall in Ipswich.
A car parked on a drive in Norwich Road has been written off after a van crashed through a garden wall.
Two fire engines have been called to an Ipswich town centre store after people reported a smell of smoke.
A pedestrian involved in a serious crash near the A12 in Copdock remains in Addenbrooke's hospital with serious injuries.
Emergency services are attending a serious collision on the A140 involving a lorry and two cars - with the road set to remain closed for most of the day.
A vehicle has collided with Coddenham Road bridge in Needham Market, causing delays to services.
All rail lines between Ipswich and Felixstowe are suspended until further notice, as commuters face another day of travel chaos due to signalling problems.
A Suffolk couple have been told to leave their home immediately amid fears their house could be swallowed up by the sea due to recent accelerating coastal erosion.
A new brunch and cocktail bar - complete with pink suede stools and 'Instagram-friendly' décor - is set to breathe life back into Ipswich's Tacket Street.
There were colleagues celebrating their work Christmas parties, groups of friends sipping cocktails and people throwing shapes on the dance floor as everyone sang along to the festive tunes.
A number of criminals have been jailed in Suffolk and north Essex this week - find out about the individual cases here.
An Ipswich man has received his dream Christmas present thanks to the powers of Facebook - as he is reunited with his wedding ring which fell off during a trip to the supermarket.
A narrow miss between a Toyota and a van has been captured on dashcam footage near Hadleigh.
A family has chosen to relocate to Bury St Edmunds because of its green space and range of facilities - as the Suffolk town is voted the 'happiest place to live' in East Anglia.
Nearly 7,000 bulbs shine brightly from this Felixstowe home, which is lighting up throughout December to celebrate the Christmas season.
It has been a trying time for pubs and antiques shops across the nation - but one Suffolk village believes its new way of combining the two will help revive the area.
Santa and Rudolph will once again tour the streets of Felixstowe in the run up to Christmas - but when will his sleigh visit your home?
A man whose wife died suddenly says he "couldn't bare the thought of her going completely", as he urges others to consider the benefits of organ donation.
The multimillion pound Cornhill revamp transformed the spot into the perfect space to entertain the people of Ipswich - so what events are coming this Christmas?
Yates bar in Ipswich was booming with people on Saturday night, with many getting into the Christmas spirit early and spending their November paycheck.
There was a large police and ambulance presence in Ipswich yesterday after a man died suddenly.
The Ipswich easyHotel is launching a mega Black Friday sale this week - but where are the £9.99 rooms they first promised?
A Suffolk pre-school has been closed this week, with an urgent meeting set to take place to establish its future.
Purple lights are being shone on Ipswich Hospital to help put a spotlight on a disease that many people know so little about.