Heather Holland

Reporter/Producer @Heatherhholland hholland@dnainfo.com

Heather Holland is a Reporter/Producer covering Murray Hill, Gramercy and Midtown East.

Before joining DNAinfo.com to cover Brooklyn, she could be found on the sidewalks of Stuyvesant Town as a reporter for Town & Village. There, she covered local issues such as crime, National Arts Club litigation, and Occupy Wall Street at Union Square.

Heather has previously worked for the research department at Crain’s New York Business, for the features department at the New York Post, and for the business desk at the New York Daily News.

She attended New York University, and graduated with a degree in Journalism.

FUN FACT: Barbie dolls were involved at the start of Heather's story-telling career. As a kid she would sit at her dining room table to write stories based on Veronica, the Barbie who shops.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

September 23, 2014

Man Busted for Robbing Chelsea's Buffalo Exchange Using Scissors

Terrance Avery threatened employees with scissors when they tried to stop him from stealing outfits.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 18, 2014

Rampant Runaways at City's Foster Facility 'Raises Concerns,' Mayor Says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said officials want to create a more secure environment at the Children's Center.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 16, 2014

Shelter Where Kids Went Missing Lacks Permit to Operate Legally, City Says

Kids were reported missing nearly 1,600 times from the Administration for Children's Services center.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 15, 2014

Towering Sculptures of Twisted Bronze to Rise in Madison Square Park

British artist Tony Gragg's series of bronze sculptures will be on display from Sept. 18 to Feb. 8.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 15, 2014

Kids Went Missing 1,600 Times From One City-Run Children's Facility

Many of the abused and neglected children were returned to the ACS-run center in handcuffs by the NYPD.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 10, 2014

Man Busted for Groping Women in Flatiron Office Buildings, Police Say

Barry Hamadou followed one woman into a bathroom and another into an elevator, police said.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

September 10, 2014

PTA Mom Wins Primary for Assembly Seat on the Upper East Side

Rebecca Seawright, a mother of two, beat three Democrats competing for the 76th District Assembly seat.

Midtown & Theater District »

September 8, 2014

Duck Dumplings and Lox Tacos to Be Served at Midtown Food Market

UrbanSpace will launch a monthlong outdoor food market along two blocks in Midtown.