Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska

Reporter/Producer @ewakj ekern@dnainfo.com

Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska is a reporter/producer for DNAinfo covering Forest Hills, Rego Park and Jamaica.

After immigrating to the U.S. from Poland in 2001, Ewa got a job at the Polish Daily News, where she covered immigration, politics and community news. She has also freelanced for various media outlets, reporting on ethnic groups in New York, from the Russian speaking community in Brighton Beach to Greeks in Astoria.

Her print and radio work has appeared in The New York Times, Feet In 2 Worlds, on WNYC and Public Radio International’s "The World"

She earned her master’s degree in Anthropology in 2009 from Hunter College, writing her thesis on gentrification in Greenpoint.

Among the journalism prizes she has won is the New America Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for “Polish Immigrants in a Changing City,” a series of radio pieces produced for WNYC.

Originally from Warsaw, Ewa now lives in Briarwood.

Fun Fact: An avid birdwatcher, Ewa travels around the world following rare species. Recently, she went to Costa Rica to see a quetzal.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

August 22, 2014

Outdoor Tables Return to Popular Irish Gastropub in Forest Hills

The pub will offer 34 outside seats starting next week, the owners said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

August 22, 2014

Jamaica Bodegas to Promote Fruit and Water Instead of Candy and Soda

18 bodegas, restaurants and grocery stores will boost healthy offerings as part of a food campaign.

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August 19, 2014

CB9 District Manager Retires After More Than 30 Years on the Job

Mary Ann Carey has worked at Community Board 9 for more than three decades.

Howard Beach & Richmond Hill »

August 19, 2014

Man Charged With Hate Crime for Hitting Sikh With Truck, Police Said

Joseph Caleca allegedly called Sandeep Singh a "terrorist," according to the victim's wife. 

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August 12, 2014

Demand for Scarce 3-Bedroom Apartments Surging in Central Queens

The number of three-bedroom apartments in Central Queens is very limited, experts say.

Bayside & Douglaston »

August 8, 2014

Advocates Call for Expansion of Former Road Into Bike Path to Long Island

Greenway advocates will gather at the Long Island Motor Parkway this Sunday.

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August 7, 2014

Queens Man Charged With Killing Football Coach in Fight Over Napkin

Fruitquana Hawkins, 33, is suspected of shooting coach Timothy Tripp in a bar in June, police said.

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August 7, 2014

Free Corn Roast Coming to Jamaica This Weekend

The annual event will take place this Saturday at the Jamaica Farmers Market.