Arkansas Active Retirement Communities
This category encompasses the entire range of independent retirement living. The communities listed here are designed to promote a rich life experience based on active recreation and social interaction with other seniors.
News from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette -RSS
Sep 25, 2017 6:14 pm
An 18-year-old says she was robbed while giving someone a ride on Sunday, according to a report from Little Rock police.
Sep 25, 2017 6:00 pm
A woman who was attacked outside a Little Rock club early Sunday was knocked unconscious and woke up later in a location she did not know, according to a police report.
Sep 25, 2017 4:54 pm
It wasn't bad coffee or poor service that led to a flood of negative online reviews for a Conway restaurant Sunday. Instead, Yelp users denounced Mean Bean Cafe as the site of a white supremac...
Sep 25, 2017 4:44 pm
LITTLE ROCK ? The top 10 overall high school football teams in Arkansas and the top five in Classes 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A and 2A, as voted by a panel of Associated Press-member sports writers and broadcaster...
Sep 25, 2017 4:17 pm
Little Rock police say a man is accused of punching and kicking his 12-year-old son, then pouring beer over his head.
Sep 25, 2017 3:44 pm
Sixty years after facing an angry mob on their way to class for the first time at Central High School, the eight living members of the Little Rock Nine returned to the historic site Monday.
Sep 25, 2017 9:30 am
What's it like to have a civil-rights icon as a mother or father?
Sep 25, 2017 9:30 am
Little Rock police say a 38-year-old cab driver was shot in the face a few blocks south of the Little Rock Zoo on Sunday morning.
So, the time is right and you are actively considering a move to a retirement community. For some, the idea may be exciting. To others, the mere thought is stressful or frightening. Either way, it is a significant life decision and one that needs to be th Read more...
Arkansas is a land of mountains and valleys, thick forests and fertile plains.
Arkansas shares it's southern border with Louisiana, it's northern border with Missouri, it's eastern border with Tennessee and Mississippi, and it's western border with Texas and Oklahoma. Northwest Arkansas is part of the Ozark Plateau including the Boston Mountains, and Southern Arkansas hosts the Ouachita Mountains. The southern and eastern parts of Arkansas are called the Lowlands, sharing most of it's eastern border with the Mississippi River. Arkansas is also home to 52 state park and seven national parks.
Between it's generally mild climate, inexpensive cost of living and natural attractions, Arkansas is a beautiful place to retire.