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 »

August 31, 2015

PODCAST: Recreating Gertrude Stein's Paris Salon on the Upper West Side

Annette Benda-Fox operates an art gallery out of her West End Avenue apartment.

Midtown & Theater District »

August 28, 2015

12 Things to Do in Your Manhattan Neighborhood This Weekend

Take advantage of the last days of summer before they vanish!

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 27, 2015

RECIPE: Brisket Braised With Garlic for High Holidays

Kosher butcher Fischer Bros. & Leslie provided its favorite brisket recipe.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 26, 2015

Where to Score Rare Terrace Space on the Upper West Side

One broker estimates only about 20 percent of the buildings on the UWS have terrace space.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 26, 2015

This Summer's Best Sunsets as Seen From Upper West Side

As the summer winds down, it's time to look back at the splash of neon colors that lit up the sky.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 26, 2015

MAP: Dozens of NYC Buildings Illegally Burning Dirty Oil Past Deadline

Buildings burning the dirtiest heating oil, No. 6, are now doing so illegally, the city says.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 24, 2015

Chancellor Farina Pledges to Fight UWS School's 'Dangerous' Designation

She will help appeal the state's ruling of the Upper West Side's P.S. 191 as "persistently dangerous."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

August 24, 2015

Miss Mamie's Spoonbread Too Closed by Health Department

The soul food restaurant racked up 63 violation points during its most recent health inspection.