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   Celebrating Our Dads This Month  
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Dr. Joe Metoyer shares a photo from a family trip to Hawaii. From left, son Fred, daughter Sharyl, Beverly (his late wife), Joe, daughter Monica, and son David. Not pictured is daughter Nicol.

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Nat Trives, far right, took a photo with his grandsons before the pandemic. From left, Tristan and Tanner with Grandpa Nat.

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Scott Andrews, center, is with his two children, Bryan, left, and Dyllen, recent Santa Monica High School graduates. They enjoy spending time with Scott visiting new places while traveling.

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Martyn Felix Crown holds his two-year-old son, Merritt.

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Steve Litvack, left, is at a Dodger game with grandson, Jackson, granddaughter Rosalyn, who is obviously a Justin Turner fan, and their dad, Mike Litvack. The eight-year-old twins say they like playing Frisbee, building stuff, and family reading with their dad.

Dobkin

Here are three generations of Dobkins. From left, Evan and Jonah, their dad, Eric, with his dad and their grandfather, Jerry Dobkin. Evan and Jonah like to travel, exercise, watch Lakers games, and cook with their dad, Eric.

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Santa Monica native, Tim Kusserow, plans special events with his daughter, Monica, 14, and son, Cha, 12. They enjoy going to the beach, playing "catch" (baseball or football), being read to, and traveling!

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Our veterinarian, Dr. Frank Lavac, poses with his daughter, Kira.

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Mark Stubis, right, had this photo taken on a family trip to Merry Olde England, as he described. From left, daughter Halley, and son, Keaton.