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    Meet Chester County Hospital’s New Spine Surgeon: Dr. Sherif Sherif

    Dr. Sherif brings medical experience from around the globe to Chester County. He received his Medical Degree from Tanta University in Tanta, Egypt, and completed his Orthopaedic residency at Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt. After moving to the United States with his wife, a Texas native, he conducted five years of research in Orthopaedics in Southern California — two years at the Hip & Pelvis Institute at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica and three years at the LA Orthopaedic Institute at St. Vincent Medical Center in downtown Los Angeles. Later, he completed four Orthopaedic fellowships—three of them in spine surgery focusing on different parts of the spine—at Massachusetts General Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, the University of Rochester, and finally, at the University of Pennsylvania.

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    The Face of Immigration in Chester County During COVID-19

    This project came out of a desire to gain a greater understanding of people’s experiences coming to the U.S., with all of their hopes and expectations, and the reality that ensues—for the better, for the worse, or just the unexpected.

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    Orthopaedic Surgeons Partner on Complex Knee Replacement at Chester County Hospital

    More than half a million Americans undergo knee replacement surgery every year. Few of these cases are as complicated as Ken Strawhecker’s.

    On November 20, Strawhecker had one of the most complex knee replacements ever performed at Chester County Hospital. It was a multi-part procedure that involved two orthopaedic surgeons working together over several months.

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    MFT Eats: Community Cookbook Fundraiser – A Holiday Collection

    The Matt Fetick Team, a real estate group in the Brandywine Valley, is cultivating community support through local holiday recipes in the form of a cookbook. From appetizers to main dishes, desserts, and cocktails, this cookbook—featuring real family recipes from clients, team members, and members of the community—is set to benefit Kennett Area Community Service (KACS).

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    The Safe Sale

    Going above and beyond for clients and community isn’t new to the Matt Fetick Team, a real estate group in the Brandywine Valley. When mandatory COVID-19 lockdowns shut down real estate in Pennsylvania, the team began to problem-solve. They launched The Home Project, MFT Cares, and MFT Saves to help support their community’s needs in a time of crisis. But they also wanted to implement a way to make selling homes possible in a post-COVID world. 

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    New Look, Same Mission!

    We are excited to introduce you to the new face of Fig Kennett—our Fig Love Local kits—sent directly to homeowners each month

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    A Message from Fig

    For seven years, our team at Fig has watched Kennett grow and thrive. We’ve told stories of impactful people and inspiring entrepreneurs. We’ve celebrated milestones and helped overcome challenges.

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    The Matt Fetick Team – Showing up for the Community

    Home has a much deeper meaning than four walls and a roof to The Matt Fetick Team, a real estate group in the Brandywine Valley.

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    Get to know Fig Industries

    Did you know that Fig magazine is designed by Fig Industries, a design and marketing studio located in Lancaster City on South Duke Street?

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    Fig Authentic: Chris Thompson and Philter Coffee

    Philter 2.0 looks different, but it still feels like home. That’s because owner and “coffee guy” Chris Thompson has redesigned the well-loved space not for some strange new normal but to welcome the community, as he has from the beginning, to an attractive space with friendly staff and really good coffee and food.

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    The Fig Team- In This Together

    We are stepping away from our computer screens and sharing a glimpse of what our current new normal looks like.

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    Local Garden Centers and Growers Are Open for Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    We compiled a list of a few nurseries, plants farms, and landscapers located near the Garden Media, Kennett Square, headquarters who have adapted to the coronavirus way..

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