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Season 2, Episode 2 The Letter

First Aired: October 1, 1999

A year after Lynda's death, the Hansens discover a lost letter that may have hastened the matriarch's demise. Meanwhile, Doug (Thomas Cavanagh) takes a bite out of Joanie's profits with his dog-food fixation; and Syd stands by Kyle as he undergoes surgery to save his arm. Lynda: Concetta Tomei. Kyle: Tom Verica. Heather: Dana Daurey. Patrice: Toni DeRose. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes. Robbie: Seth Peterson.

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  • Premiered: January 8, 1999
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Dr. Sydney Hansen, a successful Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, returns to her New England roots in this warm family drama, a surprise hit for NBC when it debuted in 1999. `This isn't cutting-edge television,' says creator John Masius. `It's the idea of goi… (more)

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