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 »

July 31, 2014

Teen Driver Who Killed 4-Year-Old Ariel Russo Could Be Sentenced as Adult

Franklin Reyes, who killed 4-year-old Ariel Russo, is now accused of stealing from a Chelsea apartment.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 30, 2014

MAP: 52 Pedestrians Hit by Cars on West End Ave. in Past 2 Years

The city is preparing to unveil new safety plans Thursday for the residential corridor.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 28, 2014

Ding Dong Lounge Closing After 13 Years on Columbus Avenue

Owners of the 13-year-old dive bar, closing on July 31, said they are looking for a new location.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 25, 2014

Landmarks Rejects 'Bland' Design for 16-Story Tower Near Lucerne Hotel

The commission asked the architects to revise their design for 207 W. 97th St. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 24, 2014

Artists to Paint Dozens of Nude Models in Columbus Circle

Andy Golub plans to stage his largest body-painting exhibition yet on Saturday.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 24, 2014

John Waters Retrospective at Lincoln Center Features Scratch-and-Sniff Card

The Film Society of Lincoln Center is honoring the director on the 50th anniversary of his first film. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 23, 2014

Traffic Changes Made to Intersection of Fatal UWS Crash, DOT Says

The department changed crossing times at West End Avenue and 95th Street after Jean Chambers' death.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 22, 2014

'Forlorn' UWS Basketball, Handball Courts to Get $800K Renovation

The courts near Booker T. Washington M.S. have given way to homelessness and drug dealing, locals said.