Barbara Reina is a freelance journalist/ filmmaker working on the documentary Love Canal X 2…A Landfill Dilemma in Nassau, NY, currently in production.
With Flooding on the Rise, Hudson Valley Superfund Sites Are at Risk
Climate change is accelerating the frequency and intensity of floods in the region. At local Superfund sites, rising waters are spreading long-buried toxins to new places.
New York Declares New Superfund Site in Rensselaer County
The Route 203 site is tied to the toxic dumping ground known as the Dewey Loeffel Landfill, and could pose a threat to drinking water in Nassau.
‘Worse Than Irene’: The Toxic Aftermath of a Storm in Rensselaer County
Historic flooding created a potential hazard from a nearby superfund site. It could be a sign of things to come.
Coronavirus, Churches, and Cuomo
Throughout the Hudson Valley, places of worship have largely adhered to state safety precautions, despite mixed messages from the federal level.