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 »

January 30, 2015

See Photos Taken By Torture Victims at Elmhurst Hospital

The four photographers took part in a project at The Libertas Center for Human Rights.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

January 29, 2015

Get Your Children Into Cycling With 'Kidical Mass' Meetups

The meetups will be held in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. 

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

January 28, 2015

LIRR Should Run 24/7 to Willets Point for Proposed AirTrain, Pol Says

The increase of service will help ease congestion in neighborhoods around LaGuardia Airport.

The Rockaways »

January 27, 2015

PHOTOS: Surfers Trek Through Snow to Ride Storm Waves in Rockaway Beach

The nor'easter didn't bring as much snow as expected but waves were between 5 and 7 feet high.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

January 26, 2015

Only 1 Worker Mans NYC ID Card Station Despite People Lined Up in Snow

Only one person was working to make appointments at the Jackson Heights location. 

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

January 26, 2015

Here Are the LaGuardia AirTrain Proposals That Never Made It

The plan will shuttle airport commuters from a hub at Willets Point. 

Flushing & Whitestone »

January 23, 2015

Mysterious 'No Irish Water Tax' Graffiti Pops Up on Flushing Building

The message was posted near the top of a tower under construction on 37th Avenue.

Flushing & Whitestone »

January 23, 2015

Watch Engineer-Turned-Juggler Dazzle With Math-Inspired Act

Greg Kennedy has toured the world and won awards with his innovative juggling.