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 »

September 19, 2014

'Trash-Strewn' Stretches of West End Ave. and Broadway to Get Extra Cleanup

Starting Oct. 1, workers from The DOE Fund will bag overflowing trash barrels and pick up litter.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 19, 2014

Thousands of Paper Lanterns to Float in Lincoln Center Peace Ceremony

Participants can float a paper lantern as part of a free Buddhist ceremony this Sunday. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 19, 2014

Woman in Critical Condition After Crash with Central Park Cyclist: Police

A 58-year-old woman is in critical condition after a cyclist hit her Thursday afternoon in the park. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 19, 2014

Giant Galapagos Tortoise 'Lonesome George' Visits Natural History Museum

Scientists preserved the 165-pound tortoise, who was the last of his species to die in 2012. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 18, 2014

SoulCycle Opening New Upper West Side Location

The cycling studio is coming to Broadway between West 91st and 92nd streets.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 15, 2014

Public Design Commission Approves Controverisal UWS Playground Redesign

The PDC said the Parks Department only has to modify three benches before it gives final approval.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 15, 2014

School Opening in Beacon HS Space to Use City as Extension of Classroom

The new 6-12 West End Secondary School will feature an interdisciplinary curriculum, its principal said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

September 15, 2014

Hundreds Protest Columbia University's Handling of Sexual Assault Cases

Mattresses collected from student dorm rooms were used as a symbol of the weight survivors carry.