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Katie Honan

Reporter/Producer @katie_honan Contact

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 »

October 12, 2017

The Arepa Lady's restaurant will be razed for a new apartment by the end of the year, forcing the move.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

October 11, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio debated Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis and Bo Dietl for the first time. 

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

October 10, 2017

The short documentary "Stigma" is one of 7 screening Oct. 17 as part of the Mental Health Film Festival.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

October 10, 2017

The teens' father came to New York from Bangladesh in 1992 seeking political asylum, they said.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

October 10, 2017

The 35-year-old victim trekked about half a mile to Elmhurst Hospital, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

October 9, 2017

The mayor was uninvited from a parade for Columbus in The Bronx on Sunday.

Jackson Heights & Elmhurst »

October 9, 2017

Most people also think the subway stinks — and that millionaires should pay to fix it. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

October 5, 2017

Samuel Perry was found dead at the site from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, sources said.