Articles by: Cyndi Wood

Cyndi Wood

Cyndi Wood

Managing Editor
Cyndi is managing editor of The Ellsworth American. The Ellsworth native joined the staff of The American in 2007 as a reporter.
  • Southwest Harbor man killed in Route 3 crash

    Southwest Harbor man killed in Route 3 crash

    ELLSWORTH — A man was killed early Monday morning when his car struck a tree on Route 3. Police identified the victim as 28-year-old Kevin Dyer of Southwest Harbor. The crash occurred just south of Marden’s shortly before 4 a.m., according to Ellsworth Police Chief Glenn Moshier. “It was called in initially by a passer-by,”

  • New digital version out

    New digital version out

    BAR HARBOR — Newspaper subscribers will have a new way to stay tuned to what’s happening on Mount Desert Island starting next week. On Monday, Feb. 1, the Mount Desert Islander and its sister paper, The Ellsworth American, will launch a new platform for the papers’ digital editions. The papers also will unveil new apps

  • Accident survivor faces homelessness

    Accident survivor faces homelessness

    TRENTON — Five years ago, Chelsea Libitzki was fighting for her life. Now she is fighting for somewhere to live it on her terms. The 26-year-old Trenton woman was paralyzed from the chest down in a 2010 accident in Bar Harbor. Since then she has worked hard to regain as much normalcy as possible. She