Profile of Eric Sparling

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  • Dr. Robot

    AMHERST – It’s the opposite of the Terminator. A neurosurgeon was in Amherst Wednesday, at the Cumberland Regional Health Centre, to demonstrate ...

  • Four Fathers Fest begins Tuesday

    AMHERST - It's a time to celebrate all that's special about Amherst's heritage. "The Four Fathers Festival has developed into a month-long ...

  • Early Intervention offices destroyed

    AMHERST – The destruction is almost total. “We are starting over,” said Erin Perry, executive director of the non-profit Cumberland Early ...

  • Competing in the game of life (skills)

    OXFORD – Mike Griffin is inspecting the metalwork. “Very good…they’re using their head(s),” said Griffin, who owns A&M Fabrication. The ...

  • Bear trap set in industrial park

    AMHERST – Frank Marks is concerned. “This thing’s been up into Bayview Drive,” said Marks. The owner of F&K Computers, in Amherst, said a ...

  • Pugwash hosts anti-nuke academia

    PUGWASH – A professor employed by National Defense at Canadian Forces College in Toronto said he’s saddened the federal government isn’t playing ...

  • CEO of national YMCA visits

    AMHERST – It comes down to leadership and market penetration. Those are the keys to success for a YMCA, especially in a small community, ...

  • Free kids cop-camp begins

    AMHERST – The Amhert Police Department has expanded its ranks for one week. Thirty-two kids, making two platoons, were ‘sworn in’ Monday morning, ...

  • Bridge will work to place workers

    AMHERST – There’s been progress. “We’ve come leaps and bounds,” said Susan Thibodeau. She’s the executive director of the Bridge Adult Services ...

  • Communal mail boxes under fire

    AMHERST – The locals will tell you it’s an unsafe spot. A communal mailbox on Highway 2, just south of where Smith Road connects to the ...