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."

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April 18, 2014

4 Teens Arrested After Fight Sparks Gunfire on UWS Street, Police Say

Two rival crews got into a scuffle on West 95th Street last week, police said. 

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April 18, 2014

Video Game Fans to Cross Nerf Swords in Central Park Battle

Fans of the game "SoulCalibur" will break out their foam weapons for the Saturday battle.

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April 18, 2014

UWS Pedestrian Collisions Up More Than 70 Percent This Year, Police Say

The 24th Precinct has seen 36 crashes involving pedestrians so far this year, police said.

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April 18, 2014

Three Vans Stolen on Riverside Drive, Police Say

Three vans were stolen from a 10-block stretch of Riverside Drive last this month, police said. 

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April 17, 2014

Upper West Side Takes Center Stage in Locally Set Film 'Putzel'

The film was shot entirely in the neighborhood by locals and is an homage to its character and charm.

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April 16, 2014

New CB7 Members to Bring Tech Expertise to Upper West Side

New board members said they were interested in making the meetings more accessible through technology. 

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April 16, 2014

The Best Places to Take Your Wedding Photos in NYC

Photographers told us where to go, how to plan and what secret gardens to use as backdrops.

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April 14, 2014

City to Cut Homeless Population at Controversial UWS Shelter by Half

Half of Freedom House's 400 homeless residents will be removed by Nov. 1.