A petition calling for major investment in a play area in Bourne has received 135 signatures in just a week.
Day care centres for the elderly in Rutland look likely to close with the Council saying they simply can't justify the cost.
Police are appealing for witnesses.
The East Leicestershire and Rutland Commisioning group's been holding drop in sessions in Uppingham, Oadby, Oakham and Lutterworth over the past few weeks.
But they want another at Thurlby
Families are facing a "growing crisis" when it comes to getting their children into primary schools, the head of a teaching union has said.
Former News Of The World editor Andy Coulson has told a jury he heard voicemail messages hacked from David Blunkett's phone.
Average UK earnings increased by 1.7% in the year to February, above the inflation rate of 1.6%, according to official figures.
Former Co-op Bank boss Paul Flowers has been charged with two counts of possession of a class A drug and one of a class C drug.
Ed Balls is facing a police investigation after hitting a car and driving off without reporting it.
AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has said he is "not ruling anything out" amid claims the band are on the brink of retirement.
Singer Paul Weller has won £10,000 privacy damages for three of his children after their faces were published on a newspaper website.
Two brothers of the late actor Paul Walker will help finish Fast & Furious 7 following his death in a car crash.
Miley Cyrus has been forced to cancel a concert after being rushed to hospital suffering from a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.
Leonardo DiCaprio's latest movie role will be as a 19th Century fur trapper who seeks revenge against those who left him for dead after he is mauled by a grizzly bear.