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 »

April 24, 2014

Tavern on the Green Opens After $28M Restoration

The legendary restaurant has been completely overhauled, but retains an old school feel.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 23, 2014

Gluten-Free Bakery Sweetens the Deal for Patrons With Food Allergies

Tatz Gourmet Sweetz has baked goods that are dairy-free and vegan in addition to being gluten-free.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 23, 2014

Heights Bar & Grill Reopens After Massive Fire Next Door

The bar, closed for three months, now has a menu that includes salads for health conscious bar-goers. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 23, 2014

Fundraiser Honors Boy Killed by Cab with Basketball Camp Scholarships

The first fundraiser for Cooper Stock's fund will be held at Soul Cycle this May. 

Harlem »

April 22, 2014

Demand for Harlem School Spots Should Prevent Charter Growth, Leaders Say

Harlem Success Academy is trying to take over classrooms at Frederick Douglass Academy II.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 21, 2014

Dante de Blasio Tours Columbia University During College Search

The high school junior is just beginning his tour of local colleges and universities. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

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. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

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.