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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November 26, 2014

Popular Kew Gardens Coffee Shop Expands to Brooklyn

Odradeks has opened a new location in Midwood.

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November 25, 2014

Complaints Against Jamaica Police Officers Decline by Nearly 50 Percent

Police officials attribute the improvement to better training.

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November 25, 2014

City Seeks Ideas to Transform Jamaica Garage Into Affordable Housing

A new development is planned for 168th Street, between Jamaica and Archer avenues.

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November 25, 2014

Dog Thrown From Moving Car in Queens Receiving 'Round-the-Clock' Care

The Rottweiler was transferred to an ASPCA hospital Saturday.

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November 24, 2014

Woman Scammed Out of $8K Through Instagram Job Hoax, Police Say

The woman said she was promised a job via Instagram.

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November 24, 2014

Injured Dog May Have Been Thrown Out of Moving Car in Queens

Witnesses told a firefighter that the rottweiler was wrapped in a bag and tossed from a moving car.

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November 24, 2014

Decrepit Historic Kew Gardens House Listed on Craigslist for $1.2M

The house was deemed unsafe in 2009 by the Department of Buildings.

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November 20, 2014

Briarwood Subway Entrance Nearing Completion After Year-Long Delay

The entrance was initially scheduled to open last fall.