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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May 29, 2015

Parents Unite to Fight Overcrowding in City Schools

Parents from Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan have united in a new group.  

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May 29, 2015

Aging LaGuardia Airport Terminal To Be Replaced With $3.6 Billion Facility

The Central Terminal Building, known as Terminal B, will soon be demolished.

Astoria & Long Island City »

May 28, 2015

6 Things to Do in Queens Neighborhoods This Weekend

Keep your calendar full this weekend with our listings of things to do in Queens. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

May 28, 2015

Locals to Back Forest Hills Barnes & Noble During Buy-In Event This Weekend

The event, scheduled for Sunday, will feature face painting for kids and live music.

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May 28, 2015

Forest Hills Gets Ready for Summer Concert Season

This year’s concert series kicks off Thursday with a performance by Ed Sheeran.  

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May 28, 2015

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Forest Hills and Rego Park?

Put your knowledge to the test with our quiz on the area's past, dining scene and famous residents.

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May 27, 2015

Jack and Nellie's Team to Open New Restaurant on Austin Street

The new eatery, called Rove, is opening on Austin Street in Forest Hills in August.

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May 26, 2015

Hundreds of Fans Gather to Mourn Rapper Chinx Killed in Drive-By Shooting

Lionel "Chinx" Pickens was shot and killed on May 17 in Briarwood, Queens.