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 »

July 22, 2014

Cook Like a Chef with 6 Summer Recipes from Forest Hills Restaurants

DNAinfo.com asked Forest Hills chefs to share their summer recipes.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 22, 2014

Plaza College Opens New Campus in Forest Hills

The college moved from Jackson Heights to Forest Hills this summer.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 21, 2014

Baby in Stroller Rescued After Falling on Tracks at Jamaica Subway Station

The child was not seriously injured in the incident at the Jamaica Center subway station.

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July 21, 2014

Roosevelt Avenue Is 'Epicenter' of NYC Sex Trafficking, Officials Say

The city is expanding assistance for victims of sex trafficking.

Fresh Meadows & Jamaica Estates »

July 17, 2014

Teen Claims He Was Duct Taped and Held Captive at Queens Home, Sources Say

The teen told police he was abducted and held for hours by a group of men at a Jamaica Hills home.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 17, 2014

Jamaican Jerk Fest Brings Live Music, Celebrity Chef Cook-Off to Queens

The annual festival will take place this Sunday at Roy Wilkins Park in Jamaica.

Flushing & Whitestone »

July 16, 2014

Taste Craft Beers From Around the World at Queens Botanical Garden Fest

More than two dozen breweries are participating in the Botanical Brew Fest this Saturday.

Howard Beach & Richmond Hill »

July 16, 2014

Bangladeshi Political Leader Was Victim of Fatal Queens Robbery

The victim, Nazmul Islam, was a leader of the U.S. chapter of a Bangladeshi political party.