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 »

January 27, 2015

Snow-Lovers Use Sleds, Skis and Trash Bags for Central Park Fun

The park was full of people enjoying a day off from work and school and the fresh snow.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 26, 2015

Cellphone Store Manager Tied Up and Pistol-Whipped in UWS Robbery: Police

The thieves stole computers, smartphones and $1,300 in cash, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 26, 2015

What's Closing and Canceled on the Upper West Side Due to the Blizzard

Local businesses and organizations are bracing for about 2 feet of snow during the winter storm.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 23, 2015

Armed Thief Steals Fake Diamond Earrings From Taco Truck Worker, Police Say

The robber, not satisfied with his $120 haul, stole a pair of faux diamond earrings from an employee.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 23, 2015

Cooper Stock's Mom Accuses Police of Risking More Lives With Slowdown

The 9-year-old died after being hit by a cab in an Upper West Side crosswalk.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 22, 2015

26 UWS Blocks to Get Daily Trash Cleanup

DOE Fund staffers will focus on cleaning and bagging trash along Broadway. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 22, 2015

Ex-Con Who Robbed UWS Women In Their Buildings Arrested, Police Say

Howard Stokes followed two women into their buildings to rob them in October, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 21, 2015

Pols Push for Resolution Making NYC Official Promoter of Meatless Mondays

City Councilmembers want New York City to promote a meatless diet every Monday.