Love Where You Live
In our Community section you'll find articles about the way we live, the psychology of place, lifestyle trends, reasons to move to a city and human interest pieces. Our writers look for powerful examples of what truly makes a city a best place to live, and why you should consider moving there over some place else.
This community service group isn’t just for grandparents. Want to meet people and make a real difference in your community? Rotary is the way.
What do Garth Brooks, illegal frolfing and a famous internet cat have to do with Livability's Top 100 Best Places to Live? A lot, it turns out.
Looking for a fun, inclusive city with great food and an endless list of things to do? You need to check out Shreveport.
Is it possible to launch and maintain an entertainment career outside of a big city? Yes. Here's the real deal from people who made it happen.
Pueblo offers something for everyone when it comes to exploring the arts.
There is no power like the star power of being an undecided Iowa voter, and my mom is making the most of it.
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Think you have to go to Chicago or NYC to find unique, inspiring architecture? Think again.
How a small town in Ohio transformed itself into an oasis for bicyclists — and what other cities can learn from their success.
"That’s the beauty of being in the South — people are willing to help."
From affordable places to live to starting over, 2019 brought interesting stories covering all parts of the country.
"I felt lonely and stuck in a place that felt nothing like home. A wiggly, ill-behaved beagle changed everything."
How do you start a vintage clothing business? We asked the owner of Madison's beloved Good Style Shop to give us all the details!
People from all over the world are building their lives — and writing their unique stories — in Iowa.
We asked our staff to tell us what they loved about their college towns. Come for the heartwarming memories; stay for the feathered hair photos.
Insights on fun, food and rides in a red Mini Cooper from Alabama's favorite dog.
In these creative cities, a blank wall is a canvas.
"Young people aren’t looking for a perfect city. We are looking for a place that will invite us to help make it better.”
You don’t have to live in Hollywood or New York to work in the movie business. Here's proof.
Cheese curds, lakes, beer, quality education, four seasons: There's a lot to love about being in the Midwest.
It’s not always snowing or tornado-ing. It’s called June.
Fair warning: it's impossible to watch this without tearing up.
Whether you're new to a city or want to strengthen your connections in your hometown, these tips can help.
Midland's Whiting Forest Canopy Walk isn't just the longest canopy walk in the country, it's also ADA-compliant and open to all.
How does a city reckon with its painful past and build an inclusive future? At Tulsa's Black Wall Street Gallery, healing begins with art and honesty.
Solar power helps rural and small communities escape economical and environmental grid-lock
Reasons include good location, strong job market, much to do.
New murals, established venues, historic sites keep life colorful in Tyler, TX.
Are they an Ikea kind of people? Or maybe a Wal Mart? It seems silly, we know, but it speaks volumes about an area.
Sit, stay and enjoy dog-friendly Asheville.
These shuttered malls were reborn in the most unexpected ways — and transformed their communities in the process.