Emily Frost

Reporter/Producer @efrost1 efrost@dnainfo.com

Emily Frost is a Reporter/Producer covering the Upper West Side.

She joined DNAinfo.com New York after graduating from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg Graduate School for Journalism, where she was an Annenberg Fellow and an executive producer and host at Annenberg Radio News.

While at Annenberg, Emily reported from Hong Kong and Delhi and assisted at public radio station KPCC, covering stories ranging from atomic physics to Indian adoption to the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots.

Before moving to Los Angeles for graduate school, Emily lived in Fort Greene, and worked at the online parenting magazine Babble.com, as well as interning at WNYC.

She also served as a post-production assistant for the award-winning documentary Summer Pasture, about a nomadic family in rural Tibet.
 
As a freelance writer, Emily has also been published in The Washington Post, KCET.com, Global Post, LA Weekly, Marketplace.org, and aired work on KQED and KPCC.

Fun Fact: Emily's early dreams of being a movie star were realized at age 7, when she appeared in the background of a local TV program examining her father's notoriety as one of Massachusetts' best "grill masters."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

December 19, 2014

Make Your Own Chocolate at New Upper West Side Shop

Voila lets you make customized truffles, bars, lollipops and more in less than an hour. 

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December 19, 2014

RECIPES: Spiked Warm Drinks Will Elevate Your Holiday Party

We've collected drink recipes that will make your guests feel cozy and festive. 

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December 16, 2014

Cracked UWS Basketball Courts and Playground to Get $1.55M Renovation

The basketball courts, lighting, pathways, entrances and seating will all be updated under the plan.

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December 15, 2014

JCC in Manhattan Seeks Light-Themed Photos for Hanukkah

For every 50 photos shared, a solar-powered light will be donated to people in the developing world. 

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December 15, 2014

Columbia Sex Assault Group Protests Mattress Fine With Mock Check

Students gave Columbia President Lee Bollinger a mattress that looked like a mock check for $471.

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December 15, 2014

Education Leaders Demand DOE Revise Beacon HS Construction Schedule

They argue the September 2015 move-in deadline is too close to the start of school. 

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December 15, 2014

American Museum of Natural History Evacuated For Smoke

Fire officials said smoke was reported on the fourth floor of the museum.

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December 12, 2014

$99 Jars of Black Truffle Mustard Hit Shelves at New UWS Boutique Maille

The French-based shop is selling more than 20 brands of mustards at its new Columbus Avenue flagship.