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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, 2015

Student Accused of Rape Sues Columbia University for Harassment

Paul Nungesser alleges Columbia allowed his accuser to create a hostile environment for him on campus. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 23, 2015

Shoplifter Gets Cold Feet Trying to Steal $1,160 in North Face Jackets

The would-be thief dropped the jackets when a store employee spotted him, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 23, 2015

Karaoke, Silent Disco and Hula-Hoop Party Added to Summer on the Hudson

The summer festival features 166 free events this year starting in May.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 22, 2015

After-School Staffer Sexually Assaulted, Smoked Pot With Teens, Police Say

Jamal Baughan, 22, is accused of smoking pot with teens, raping one and sexually assaulting another. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 22, 2015

Newsstand at 72nd St. Station Could Be Replaced With Food Truck, City Says

The Parks Department-run stand is located just yards from another newsstand at the subway station.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 22, 2015

Coyote Evades Capture by Police in Riverside Park

The coyote was spotted in the Upper West Side early Wednesday morning. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 21, 2015

Preschool With Focus on Science and Investigation Opening on UWS

Inventors Gate preschool will teach kids basic science skills like research and investigation. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

April 21, 2015

PODCAST: Parents Want 'Controlled Choice' to Say Where Kids Go to School

Where our kids go to school should not be based entirely on geography, argues Donna Nevel.