ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - The Letters to Santa service connecting children to that jolly old toymaker returns to Aberdeen Proving Ground Nov. 25 to Dec. 20. Letters can be dropped in the specially-marked mail box on the Frankford Street side of the Directorate of Emergency Services Bldg. 2200.

Letters will be collected every day by DES firefighters and every letter will be answered, according to Fire Inspector T.C. Glassman.

"To guarantee a response, letters should include the child's name, age, gender, mailing address and name a specific item they'd like to have," Glassman said.

Letters should be dropped off no later than Dec. 20.

For more information, contact Glassman at 410-306-0600 or email arthur.j.glassman2.civ@mail.mil.