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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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    Shop Local: Your Shopping Guide to Downtown West Chester

    Looking for something special? You’ll find it in easily-walkable Downtown West Chester! Discover uniquely-curated items, friendly shop owners, and exceptional customer service.

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    Your Guide to Dining in Downtown West Chester

    Looking for something delicious to snack on or a great dinner out on the town? You’ll find great places to eat right in Downtown West Chester! Discover handcrafted sandwiches, delicious baked goods, and a variety of tasty brews on tap.

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    A Note From The West Chester BID

    Every year, in November and December we talk about the importance of shopping small and shopping local. This year, that is more important than ever.

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    New Look, Same Mission.

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

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    A Message from Fig

    For nine years, our team at Fig has watched West Chester 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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    Delaware County Christian School remains committed to in-person education

    Delaware County Christian School is dedicated to providing an in-person and intentional education for all their current and future students for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. With a thorough plan and preventative measures in place to help protect students, staff and faculty alike, DCCS is prepared for an in-person academic school year for all of their current and future students, PreK-12.

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    First Resource Bank: It’s All About Relationships

    Well before the introduction of the PPP loan, First Resource Bank developed a genuine partnership with countless business owners, always focused on one main goal—helping them succeed. One of these businesses is Blue Dog Printing & Design.

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    Giving Back: Keith Ciarello of MacLaren Kitchen and Bath

    Sometimes a crisis helps us realize what we are capable of accomplishing. MacLaren Kitchen and Bath’s general manager, Keith Ciarlello
    never dreamed they would be able to support local frontline heroes using their somewhat niche manufacturing capabilities.

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    Jean Gross’ List of Ways to Support Small Businesses

    Local small business have been hit hard these past few months. As a 40-year resident of West Chester, Realtor Jean Gross knows the monumental value they bring to the community. Here are just a few ways she likes to offer her support—and you can too!

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