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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Yard party Saturday to benefit Swim Across the Sound

Hostess plans to swim Long Island Sound and the English Channel

WOODBRIDGE — Swimmer Ann Louise Onton will hold a benefit yard party from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at her home, 10 Hunter’s Ridge.

Onton is going to swim solo across Long Island Sound. She is also going to swim across the English Channel Aug. 20-26.
For more information about tickets, e-mail or call 203-389-4760.
To donate to Swim Across the Sound, go to or mail to St. Vincent’s Foundation, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport 06606.
Onton’s swims will be in memory of Dorothy Donnelly, who died of cancer in 2000.

Donnelly was a former Olympic swimmer and a pioneer of masters swimming.

Stay tuned to for a feature story about Onton.


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