Take a tour inside Dale Schawe’s nearly 7,000-square-foot home in Emerald Bay Estates. It features two turrets, a gargoyle, a dungeon, secret compartments and hideaways, a mini-moat and even a rat or two.
Ken and Tena Stoppel give a tour of their home at 205 N. Roosevelt, originally built as “the largest, the finest and the most expensive private dwelling in Kansas.” Supplemental footage by Jaime Green. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)
Carter McEvoy gives a tour of his Benjamin Hills mid-century modern house. He's a collector of period furniture and, with his wife, Lori, they keep the house as a 1950s time capsule. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)
Frank Russold gives a tour of his condo at WaterWalk Place, which doubled in size a few years ago when he purchased an adjacent unit. It's a hip spot with unparalleled views of downtown fireworks. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)
A mother hummingbird tends to its young on the back deck of Pat and Garry Porter's home. This video was shot a week ago and the birds now are ready to fledge, when they've been out of their tiny eggs for about 3 weeks. (Video by Bo Rader / The Wic