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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."

Downtown »

July 30, 2015

14 Things to Do in Manhattan Neighborhoods This Weekend

Sleep under a giant whale, take in free Shakespeare and linger at the Whitney after hours this weekend.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 30, 2015

Tolani Wine Bar Closes After Owner Scraps Plan to Bring in New Restaurant

The South African wine bar and small plates spot announced it was closing on Facebook.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 30, 2015

Theatrical Dance Class Lets Seniors and Their Instructors Act Young Again

JCC volunteers are leading seniors at JHL in Nia classes that help them stay mobile.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 29, 2015

UWS Councilman Joins Call for Protected Bike Lane on Amsterdam Ave.

A growing call for a northbound bike lane on Amsterdam Avenue earned Levine's support.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 29, 2015

French Bakery La Toulousaine Closed by Health Department

The Health Department shut down the cafe after finding health code violations Monday. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 29, 2015

2 Men Sneak Into Columbia Science Building to Steal Bike, Authorities Say

The suspects gained entry to the building late at night and were seen stealing a bike.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 28, 2015

Snooze Under a 94-Ft. Whale at the Natural History Museum's Adult Sleepover

The American Museum of Natural History is hosting a series of adult sleepovers this summer and fall.