Many of us take summer vacations for granted. We go away, maybe to the lake, maybe to the beach, maybe to a resort.
But many disadvantaged children don't have that chance.
Fortunately, thanks to the Fresh Air Fund programs and generous volunteers, many children from some of the toughest neighborhoods in New York City can experience a bit of summer magic.
Fresh Air Fund Video
Help children get a breath of fresh air. Go here to learn more.
Cat news from the archives
Cats, a threat to fish? - We all know how kitties love fish. They do eat lots of seafood. But it seems like this love of fish and seafood is a danger to the worldwide fish stock.
Fat Kitty - Do you think your cat is fat? Think again. Nicknamed Prince Chunk, this kitty is one of the heaviest felines on record with a weight of 44 lbs. He was found wandering the streets of a South New Jersey town. Later authorities learned that the owner had lost her home to foreclosure. See below for more information.
Savannah Cats Banned in Australia - A couple sued the Australian federal government after it banned Savannah cats from the continent. The government argues that this breed poses a threat to endangered species in Australia.