Katie Honan

Reporter/Producer @katie_honan khonan@dnainfo.com

Katie Honan is a reporter/producer covering Jackson Heights, Elmhurst and Corona in Queens.

She comes to DNAinfo.com from WNBC/Channel 4, where she was the station's first social media editor and also worked as a web editor.

While at NBC, she was part of a team that won an Emmy for best breaking news coverage for reporting during the Empire State Building shooting.

She has a B.S. in film and television production from St. John's University, and a master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Before attending journalism school, Katie worked on movie and TV sets, holding nearly every job with the word "assistant" in the title. Her favorite work was in the locations department, where she was paid to snoop around strangers' homes and businesses around New York City.

A lifelong Queens resident, Katie grew up in Rockaway Park and lives in Woodside.

Fun fact: She and two friends won $1,300 on Cash Cab.


Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 27, 2015

Queens Night Market Wants to Raise $100K to Open in April

Donors to the Queens International Night Market will receive all-you-can-eat passes and museum tickets.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 26, 2015

Community Can Share Ideas to Improve Flushing Meadows Park at Forum

The forum will present ideas from a group working to fix the park.

Bayside & Douglaston »

February 26, 2015

Maid Beaten and Burned With Torch Until She Confessed to Stealing: DA

Devananad and Ambar Lachman held the 54-year-old victim against her will, police said.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 26, 2015

Felony Domestic Assaults Double in 110th Precinct

Officials attribute the increase in part to their outreach in the community.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 26, 2015

VIDEO: Guitarist Shreds in Front of Funeral Home While Waiting for Bus

The guitarist plugged his guitar into his amp and played until the Q66 arrived on Northern Boulevard. 

The Rockaways »

February 25, 2015

'All-Weather' Ferries Considered for Future Fleet as Ice Shuts Down Service

The city is looking into boats that can operate in extreme cold while planning the five-borough ferry.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 24, 2015

Taste Microwbrews, Momo Burgers and Paneer Sticks at Tibetan Restaurant

Little Tibet's late-night menu features a "chunk of meat" dish and a Tibetan burger.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

February 24, 2015

Hit-Run Driver Thought Woman He Killed Was a Chunk of Ice, DA Says

Valentin Gonzalez, 27, said he kept driving because he thought he'd only run over a block of ice.