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.

Queens Village, Hollis & St. Albans »

March 27, 2015

Queens Man Fatally Shot During Robbery Orchestrated by His Girlfriend: NYPD

Natasha Mohabeer was arrested in connection to the murder of Michael Jonathan, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 27, 2015

NYPD Promotes Forest Hills Precinct Commander to Deputy Inspector

Captain Judith Harrison will be promoted to Deputy Inspector Friday.

Flushing & Whitestone »

March 27, 2015

NYPD Expands Social Media Use to Better Understand Residents' Concerns

A pilot program will kick off next month at the 109th Precinct in Flushing.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 26, 2015

Queens Yoga Studio Wants to Shake You Into Good Health With a 'Gong Bath'

In BambooMoves' "Gong bath," participants lie listening to a ringing gong, the owner said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 25, 2015

Central Queens Residents Can Vote for More Bus Trackers or a Park Trail

Central Queens r esidents will soon get to vote on 13 projects in their neighborhoods.

Flushing & Whitestone »

March 25, 2015

Learn How to Beekeep in Flushing Museum's Victorian-Style Garden

A museum offers a crash course about bees, honey and beekeeping. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 25, 2015

Forest Hills Ambulance Corps Needs Your Help to Keep Saving Lives

The nonprofit hopes to raise $100,000 to cover expenses and a memorial garden.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 24, 2015

Hundreds of Luxury Apartments Planned for Former Hospital Site in Jamaica

A developer plans to convert the former Mary Immaculate Hospital into several apartment buildings.