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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."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 30, 2015

Upper West Side's Illegal Firework Complaints Centered on 9-Block Radius

The firework complaints are focused between West 100th and 109th streets, according to city data.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 30, 2015

Teen Gang Members Arrested for Pistol-Whip Robbery at Douglass Houses

One of the arrested teens had been shot multiple times by rival gang members in March, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 30, 2015

More Than $200K in Council Funding Going to Benefit UWS Schools

City Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal has designated more than $200,000 toward local school funding.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 29, 2015

Upper West Side Shootings on the Rise in 2015, Data Shows

The neighborhood saw a spike in shootings this past spring compared to last year, data shows.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 29, 2015

Police Link UWS Store Worker's Killing to Armed Robbery in Harlem

Bubacarr Camera was shot in the head in his father's store on West 104th Street, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 29, 2015

New Exhibit Explores Posters Used as Activism Through the Decades

From the Black Panther party to the Kent State riots, activists relied on art to get their message out.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 29, 2015

Upper West Siders Push for Bill to Curb Construction Noise Near Schools

Locals gave lengthy testimony about the negative effects of construction noise on schools.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

June 26, 2015

Opponents of UWS Project Protest Last-Minute Construction Approval

The project now has DOB approval but residents are still fighting the plans.