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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.

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July 3, 2015

Free NASA Designed Summer Program in Jamaica to Focus on Robotics

Kids will also have access to a planetarium and flight simulators at a program held at York College. 

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July 2, 2015

Kew Gardens Tudor-Style Building Selling for $8.75 Million: Report

The building, at 119-05 Metropolitan Ave., houses popular restaurant Tu Casa.

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July 2, 2015

8 Things to Do in Queens This Weekend

A beachside bazaar, family camping and a fireworks-filled night market are in store this weekend.

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July 2, 2015

Countdown Clocks Coming to Queens' Busiest Bus Stops

Queens Borough President Melinda Katz allocated $200,000 for the project.

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July 1, 2015

Queens Group Seeks Artists For Outdoor Festival

Queens Art Intervention is slated to take place on Sept. 19 and 20.

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June 29, 2015

Jamaica Police Officers Revive Infant Who Choked on Apple

An 18-month old boy became unresponsive and stopped breathing.

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June 29, 2015

Forest Hills School to Receive Trailer to Accommodate Pre-K Demand

A trailer will be installed at P.S. 144 in time for the next school year, officials said.