November 20, 2011 - November 26, 2011
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November 26, 2011

To: Bella
Hi Bella, Just celebrated your 7th birthday with us. Hope that you will have many more. P.S. We know you are listening. Stay off the furniture!
—Paul & Rosemarie Borriello

To: Family Back in Omaha
Merry Christmas everyone! Thinking of you all here in Germany. Stay warm and see you next year! Your daughter/sister/granddaughter,
—Eliza Nizzi

November 25, 2011

To: Theresa
Happy 26th wedding anniversary my dear. On our 25th last November 29th, we were preparing move to Saint Paul, where weve lived since April with your overly-popular Corgi,and on occasion, our two college-student kids. Please wake me when the joys of empty-nest syndrome begin; Id hate to miss them!
—Jim Accurso

To: Nicki Schantz Zawel
Happy Birthday to the hardest working band director, mother of two small loud children, and wife of a trombonist. You make the best Thanksgiving Chocolate Cheesecake too.
—Ryan Zawel

November 24, 2011

To: Mike and Helen McShane
Love from all your friends in Maryland. You are always in our thoughts.
—Mary Peterson

November 22, 2011

To: Nancy and Urs
Happy 30th anniversary Nancy and Urs. We had a great time seeing the baseball field, the Bass Pro Shop and eating in Peoria - top that if you can, New York City.
—Helen Shaw

November 21, 2011

To: Allison
For once, you will have my full, undivided attention devoid of APHC this Saturday afternoon - and it only took our wedding to do it. Thanks for saying yes! (P.S. you're going to have to listen to the re-play of the show with me tomorrow, just so you know.)
—Mark Sullivan

To: Zoe and Lucie
[Attending Town Hall show on 11/26]: Congrats on a speedy cross country season with Mendham Magic and keep up the hard work in school or there will be math bootcamp with Dad! Love, Mom, Dad and NanaBoo
—Christine Antonius

November 20, 2011

To: Carleton College Women's Rugby Team
Congratulations on winning the Division 3 championship in Cherry Hill, NJ,in a hard-fought game against the former champs from Lock Haven,52-7. There must be Lake Woebegone women on the team.
—Paul Luken
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