Jack Petscheitis, a 13-year-old karate student at Epic Martial Arts in Sag Harbor, won first place in his age group in the boys intermediate level of Kata at the prestigious U.S. Capitol Classics in Washington, D.C., on August 4. Jack is an eighth grade student at Springs School and plans to travel to more national karate tournaments in the near future, according to his coach, Sensei Michelle Del Giorno, who trains him along with Sensei Caio DaSilva.
Even the name, “Spanish Flu,” is a head fake.
Acting on a referral from Southampton Town Police, Southampton Town Animal Control on Monday picked up a deceased caracal, a wild cat native to Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia, in Water Mill.
Bonnie Michelle Cannon, the executive director of the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center, was recently appointed by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to the county’s African American Advisory Board.