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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 »

May 28, 2015

Central Park Reservoir Running Track Reopens After Year of Repairs

The 1.58-mile track had errosion and drainage issues, the Central Park Conservancy said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 28, 2015

Thief Swipes $2K in Advil and Nexium from UWS Drugstore

The suspect stole over-the-counter medications from a Duane Reade this weekend, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 28, 2015

City Pulls Plug on Funding for School Websites

Without federal and local subsidies, schools must pay to maintain their own websites. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 27, 2015

Man's $60K Rolex Stolen from Car Parked on Riverside Drive, Police Say

A thief smashed the window of a parked car and stole the pricey timepiece, police said. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 27, 2015

Massive Picasso Curtain Finds Home at New-York Historical Society

"Le Tricorne" hangs from floor to ceiling at the museum and depicts a Spanish bullfight. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 26, 2015

PODCAST: Running Neighboring Restaurants While Married with Children

Nat and Elizabeth Milner share how they balance operating two adjacent restaurants with family life. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 20, 2015

Posters Calling Mattress Protester a 'Liar' Plastered Near Columbia

The posters, seen around campus, called student activist Emma Sulkowicz a "pretty little liar." 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 20, 2015

68-Year-Old Tourist Fatally Struck By Bus in Morningside Heights: Police

Wanda Canestri was struck and killed shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday, the NYPD said.