TORRINGTON, CT-18 JULY, 2010-031810S01--Riders Sara Streinz and her husband Tim Streinz, of New Hartford, left, and Rob Cristaldi of Torrington, right, talk in the RJB Construction parking lot in Torrington following the 50-mile ride for the fifth annual Charity Ride in memory of cancer survivor Mary Ann Tedesco who died of a heart attack in 2005. Money raised from the event will go toward two scholarships available each year to graduating seniors at Torrington High School and Oliver Wolcott Technical School in Torrington. Donations are also made to associations related to heart disease, diabetes and breast cancer. More than 200 riders, passengers and no riders attended the event.
Jim Shannon Republican-American