Katie Honan

Reporter/Producer @katie_honan khonan@dnainfo.com

Katie Honan is a reporter/producer covering Jackson Heights, Elmhurst and Corona in Queens.

She comes to DNAinfo.com from WNBC/Channel 4, where she was the station's first social media editor and also worked as a web editor.

While at NBC, she was part of a team that won an Emmy for best breaking news coverage for reporting during the Empire State Building shooting.

She has a B.S. in film and television production from St. John's University, and a master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Before attending journalism school, Katie worked on movie and TV sets, holding nearly every job with the word "assistant" in the title. Her favorite work was in the locations department, where she was paid to snoop around strangers' homes and businesses around New York City.

A lifelong Queens resident, Katie grew up in Rockaway Park and lives in Woodside.

Fun fact: She and two friends won $1,300 on Cash Cab.

 

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

August 26, 2016

District 24 has added 240 seats for this school year.

Astoria & Long Island City »

August 25, 2016

Throughout the summer, hundreds of film screenings will take place across the five boroughs. 

Astoria & Long Island City »

August 25, 2016

Catch a Biz Markie show or take a walking tour through Steinway Village.

Howard Beach & Richmond Hill »

August 25, 2016

The cameras ring the perimeter of Spring Creek Park, where Vetrano's body was found.

The Rockaways »

August 25, 2016

The empty plots of land will stay under the Parks Department to prevent any development.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

August 25, 2016

The park now has a volleyball court, new plants and benches, and more. 

Flushing & Whitestone »

August 24, 2016

Michael Schenkman was found with trauma to the head and body on Northern Boulevard Wednesday morning.

Queens Village, Hollis & St. Albans »

August 24, 2016

Margaret Thevenin said NYPD officers broke down her garage door and sliced her pool to drain it.