Ranging from mere millimeters to over two inches in size, robber flies will catch your eye. The largest of these predatory wonders attack stinging insects such as bees and wasps and also feed on dragonflies and grasshoppers. Keeping the insect populations in balance, these voracious hunters …

This home is located at 39 Cove Road in Lake Placid. The home is priced at $575,000 and is listed with Jeanny Campbell of RE/MAX Realty Plus of Sebring.

This home is located at 808 Lake June Road in Lake Placid. It is priced at $629,000 and is listed by Sara Pipal with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

Spring marks the return of many things. Trees and flowers begin to bloom again in spring, while warmer temperatures are welcomed back with open arms. Grass also begins to grow again in the spring. That means it’s not too long before homeowners have to dust off their lawn mowers and get to wo…

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The navigation system advises taking a right on Meridian at Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. But there is no Meridian Street and so round and round you go past the memorial for soldiers and sailors until you realize Meridian has been replaced by Dixon Drive.

This home is located at 5712 Golden Road in Sebring. It is being offered at $297,500 and is listed with Kevin and Teresa Bock with RE/MAX Realty Plus.

This home is located at 2600 Island Drive in Sebring. The home is priced at $318,900 and is listed with Kim Reed and Helen Ferry of The Reed-Ferry Team with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

This home is at 4300 Shad Drive in Sebring. It is priced at $425,000 and is listed by Dawn Dell, broker associate with Berkshire Hathaway Florida Properties Group, Luxury Division.

During a recent birding trip, our topic of conversation got onto the amazing differences seen in the world of birds. Whether you’re discussing the differences between species or genders, birds provide an array of interesting variations and seemingly endless contradictions. This is a hobby th…

There are some days when the weather is just not favorable for taking nature photos. Overcast skies and leaden light just don’t do justice to feathers and those small, but important field marks. When the clouds depart and the sun is blazing however, there are some birds that become blinding …

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This home is located at 5815 Fig Road in Sebring. The home is priced at $289,900 and is listed with Jeanny Campbell of RE/MAX Realty Plus of Sebring.

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This home is located at 3033 Hawks Landing Circle in Sebring. It is priced at $3,250,000 and is listed by Sara Pipal with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

Things are heating up outdoors and my hikes are starting to get steamy. With a penchant for uplands, full sun, white sands and blazing hot afternoons are in my outdoor-focused future. For me, there’s just something about walking through the stunted, aromatic growth of central Florida’s deser…

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This home is at 4202 Eiland Drive in Sebring. It is priced at $1,275,000 and is listed by Dawn Dell, broker associate with Berkshire Hathaway Florida Properties Group, Luxury Division.

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This home is located at 1320 Lakeview Drive in Sebring. The home is priced at $163,500 and is listed with Kim Reed and Helen Ferry of The Reed-Ferry Team with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

This home is located at 4620 E. Kevin Road in Avon Park. It is being offered at $789,000 and is listed by Joshua Rodriguez with Home Town Realty Pros.

This home is at 1712 High Ridge Drive in Sebring. It is priced for $239,000 and is listed by Lisa Terrell with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

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This image released by Zazzle shows a wall clock that features a bandana print. Zazzle has melamine plates, ceramic mugs, and ceiling and table lamps featuring the bandana paisley motif, in vibrant hues of red, blue, purple, turquoise, green or gold. (Zazzle via AP)

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This home is located at 514 Lake June Road in Lake Placid. The home is priced at $399,000 and is listed with Jeanny Campbell of RE/MAX Realty Plus of Sebring.

It’s a good time to be a home seller — homes are selling fast and for a premium — but that doesn’t mean you can jump into the market ill-prepared. Knowing what to expect can position you to make the most of this seller’s market.

NEW YORK (AP) — If you’ve been watching experts and commentators appearing on television from their homes, their increased attention to decor might look familiar: In the early days of lockdown, they, like many of us, sat in front of blank white walls, while now their homes frequently display…

This home is located at 3926 Cormorant Point Drive in the Cormorant Point 55+ section of Golf Hammock. It is priced at $163,500 and is listed with Kim Reed and Helen Ferry of The Reed-Ferry Team, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

This home is at 2006 Forest Lakes Road in Sebring, 33875. It is priced at $445,000 and is listed by Dawn Dell with Berkshire Hathaway Florida Properties Group.

Atiba T. Edwards appears in his apartment in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. Edwards is the cofounder of the arts nonprofit FOKUS, which offers arts education, hosts art events and publishes an online magazine.

This image shows the Twitter page for Room Rater, which rates TV commentators and their expert guests appearing remotely from their homes. In the early days of lockdown, they, like many of us, sat in front of blank white walls. Now their walls display colorful artwork. Room Rater scores spea…

Eden Stein appears with her son Luca, 2, at her gallery Secession Art & Design SF in San Francisco on Jan. 29, 2021. Stein said making art sales during the pandemic has felt a little like a wedding reception: She has reconnected with friends and clients from throughout the gallery’s 13-y…

Step outside where there is a little artificial light and some vegetation and you’re likely to find some intriguing spiders. One of the common ones in Florida that may have caught your eye is the crab-like, spiny orbweaver.

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This home is located at 3535 Westminster Road in Sebring. It being offered for sale at $230,000 and is listed with Kevin and Teresa Bock with RE/MAX Realty Plus.

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