Police officers and PCSOs from the North Herts, St Albans and Harpenden Safer Neighbourhood police teams have joined forces to launch an Automatic Number Plate Recognition operation targeting rural crime this summer.
There's still time for Letchworth residents to get involved in the Heritage Foundation's consultation on the two largest proposed housing development sites in North Herts District Council's Local Plan.
A Stotfold family have told their story in a letter sent to residents across North Herts, highlighting the importance of Garden House Hospice Care, and the role it played when mum Bev was diagnosed with bowel cancer.
The Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation has said it is "committed to an open and ongoing dialogue with the community" over plans to build houses on land it owns - and says it shares residents' passion for garden city principles.
Loneliness Awareness Week - which runs until Friday - highlights the striking fact that more than nine million people in the UK say they are always or often lonely. We take a look at two North Herts projects that are helping people to connect.
A Letchworth woman has been given a suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to seven charges relating to fraudulent claims for housing benefit and council tax reductions totalling almost £15,000.