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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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September 4, 2015

Spirit Halloween will launch its seasonal location on 70th Road this weekend.

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September 4, 2015

Six apartment buildings on Hollis Avenue have recently been undergoing renovations.

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September 4, 2015

The suspect threw liquid into a 59-year-old woman’s face in Queens, police said.

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September 3, 2015

Simone Price served as the executive director of the Sutphin Boulevard BID for seven years.

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September 3, 2015

A drop-off location has been opened at Queens Borough Hall.

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September 2, 2015

A car crashed into the wall of a rooftop parking lot on Austin Street Sunday evening.

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September 2, 2015

The shoot is expected to include actress Julianna Margulies.

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September 2, 2015

Activists are planning a series of meetings to identify the most dangerous spots in the area.