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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February 27, 2015

'Daddy's Little Girl' Chain Stolen During 2009 Robbery Found at Pawn Shop

Jewelry stolen from a Staten Island woman at knifepoint in 2009 has been recovered by police.

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February 26, 2015

Teacher Who Molested Elementary School Student Gets No Jail Deal

Wilbert Cortez will be required to register as a sex offender but will not have to go to jail.

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February 26, 2015

Police Honor Officer Eddie Byrne Nearly 30 Years After Execution

Police officer Edward Byrne was murdered on Feb. 26, 1988, while guarding a witness.

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February 25, 2015

85-Year-Old Woman Dies Months After Being Hit by School Bus

The driver, Isaac Sanson, was arrested for hitting Jeanine Deutsch in Forest Hills.

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February 25, 2015

Group Plans March and Rally for Queens Boulevard Safety

The event, scheduled for March 7, will begin in Forest Hills.

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February 25, 2015

Santana Joins The Who in Forest Hills Summer Concert Lineup

The musician is scheduled to perform at Forest Hills Stadium on Aug. 14.

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February 24, 2015

VIDEO: Hit-And-Run Driver Drags Woman Before Fleeing, Police Say

The woman suffered serious injuries in the crash at 89th Avenue and 120th Street.