Wed., August 8, 2012 7:05am
A leading organization for older Americans is designating Macon and surrounding Bibb County as an "age-friendly" community. AARP will make the announcement during a news conference Wednesday in Macon.
Mon., August 8, 2011 3:32pm
New census figures show a growing number of grandparents are raising grandchildren. Some of the highest number are in Middle Georgia. State programs to help grandparents have been cut.
Mon., April 4, 2011 1:30pm
Advocates for the elderly are getting nervous about the fate of legislation that would let residents of assisted living homes stay there longer. The bill easily passed the Senate, but with three days left in the General Assembly, the House has yet to vote on it.
Wed., December 15, 2010 3:08pm
Next week state regulators will vote on whether to grant Georgia Power a rate hike request which could mean $15 more on monthly electricity bills. But first, some groups have banded together to make a last ditch effort to get that cut in half.
Thu., December 2, 2010 6:50pm
A recent survey by AARP finds 82 percent of it’s Georgia members worry that their doctor could drop them.
Fri., October 15, 2010 11:26am
Georgia’s candidates for governor took questions on issues important to seniors in a ‘town hall’ phone conference with members of the AARP.
Thu., January 28, 2010 4:53pm
More than 100 people rallied at the state capital today protesting proposed
Fri., December 11, 2009 5:51pm
Atlanta Gas Light wants to charge its current customers to extend gas lines
Thu., November 19, 2009 2:01pm
The AARP asked for a rehearing and sued the PSC and the gas company because
Tue., October 27, 2009 12:32pm
The AARP is suing the Public Service Commission and Atlanta Gas Light over