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 »

April 1, 2015

$2K Reward Offered in Murder of 70-Year-Old Queens Grandmother

Leta Webb was killed at her front door in South Jamaica Monday morning.  

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 31, 2015

South Korean Coffee Shop Caffebene Opening in Kew Gardens

Caffebene is slated to open on Queens Boulevard, near Union Turnpike.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 31, 2015

Muggers Hit Man on Head, Steal His Wallet, Police Say

A man was robbed after suspects hit him in the head with a hard object, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 31, 2015

Street Fair Seeks to Boost Bond Between Police and Forest Hills Residents

The 112th Precinct Community Council is organizing its first ever street fair on April 12.

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

March 31, 2015

70-Year-Old Woman Fatally Shot After Answering Her Door, Police Say

Leta Webb was killed at her front door in South Jamaica Monday morning, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 30, 2015

Queens Library Fills Void After Closure of City's Last Sheet Music Store

The library features the largest circulating collection of sheet music in the city.  

Queens Village, Hollis & St. Albans »

March 27, 2015

Queens Man Fatally Shot During Robbery Orchestrated by His Girlfriend: NYPD

Natasha Mohabeer was arrested in connection to the murder of Michael Jonathan, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 27, 2015

NYPD Promotes Forest Hills Precinct Commander to Deputy Inspector

Captain Judith Harrison will be promoted to Deputy Inspector Friday.