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 »

September 2, 2014

You Can Help Decide How to Spend $1M in Budget Funds in Forest Hills

Locals are invited to participate in a series of upcoming “neighborhood assemblies.”

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 2, 2014

Police Arrest ATV and Dirt Bike Riders Who Caused Chaos on Van Wyck

The bikers drove the wrong way, ditched some of their vehicles and led police on a cat-and-mouse chase.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 2, 2014

Manhattan-Style Penthouse With 2 Balconies Coming to Jamaica Estates

Developers think the three-bedroom penthouse apartment will rent for about $2,500 a month.

Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook »

September 1, 2014

Man Exposes Himself on Brooklyn D Train, Police Say

A man exposed himself to a woman, who took a photo of the suspect with her cellphone, police said.

Midtown & Theater District »

September 1, 2014

Death of Man Restrained by Officers While High on PCP Ruled a Homicide

Ronald Singleton, 45, died in an ambulance after being restrained by police in July.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 1, 2014

Take a Barre Class With Your Baby and Stroller in Forest Hills

The Central Queens Y will offer a “Barre Fitness with Baby” class this fall.

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August 29, 2014

Forage for Butternut and Chicken Mushrooms With 'Wildman' in Forest Park

Steve Brill is organizing a walking tour of edible park plants on Sept. 7. 

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August 29, 2014

Your Kids Could Be Models for Jamaica Back-to-School Fashion Show

Local retailers will present their offerings during an event on Sept. 6.