Chicago Nears Another Bloody Milestone: 600 Homicides

SOURCE: NBC Chicago is close to reaching another deadly milestone as the city nears 600 homicides for the year so far. According to the Chicago Tribune, a double-fatal shooting over the weekend lifted the number of homicides in the city to…

Weekend toll in Chicago: 31 people shot, 2 fatally

SOURCE: CHICAGO TRIBUNE Patrons of a late-night restaurant in Greektown witnessed some of the first bursts of the weekend’s violence as eight men and women punched each other, wrestled on the floor and threw chairs across the room. One person…

Chicago Weekend: 9 Dead, 22 Shot

Chicago’s weekend toll: 64-year-old teacher hit by stray bullet, young mom slain in front of home Madeline BuckleyContact ReporterChicago Tribune 64-year-old teacher killed by a stray bullet. A young mother slain on the front steps of her home. A grade…

Football – Understanding a Complicated Phenomenon in Our Culture

Terry Crews has a unique perspective on professional and college football in the United States. He is someone who played pro and college football, and he has gone on to do much more in life. The video below is worth…

Trend in Youth Sports – The Decline of Football

Football’s decline has some high schools disbanding teams SOURCE:ASSOCIATED PRESS ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — On a cool and rainy afternoon during the first week of classes at Centennial High School in this well-to-do Baltimore suburb, about 50 members of…

Amazing Person; Amazing Story – Haven Shepherd

  DEFYING THE ODDS Teen whose legs were blown off when her parents killed themselves using EXPLOSIVES is now a Paralympic hopeful and model SOURCE: THE SUN Vietnam-born Haven Shepherd was just 20-months-old when she was caught up in the…

A Great List of Good Protein Sources

The Ultimate List Of 40 High-Protein Foods! Pump up your protein intake, aisle by aisle, at the supermarket with Bodybuilding.com’s top 40 ultimate protein picks!  SOURCE: BODYBUILDING.COM Matthew Kadey, MS, RD May 19, 2016 •  10 min read Let us count the…

Update on Kairos Athletics Athletes and Programs

Kairos Athletics is proud to announce that the reach of our programs is growing. Many of our participants are having extremely positive experiences. Recently, one of our Cornerstone Success Academy athletes graduated as valedictorian of her school and will soon…

Good Citizenship Must be the Centerpiece to All We Do

Aspiring to do the most that one can do for family and community is integral to any highly functioning society. Kairos Athletics depends on the peak performers of our society. Kairos Athletics cannot exist without the generosity of others –…