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 »

October 1, 2014

Try Food From 150 Restaurants at Expanded Queens Restaurant Week

Queens Restaurant Week will run from Oct. 13 until Oct. 30.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 1, 2014

Woman Found With Throat Slashed in Jamaica

The woman was attacked on Wednesday morning in the lobby of a building on 171st Street, police said.

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October 1, 2014

Check Out Live Jazz Concerts at the Jamaica AirTrain

The AirTrain Jazz Festival is slated to start this Thursday, near the Air Bar.

Maspeth, Middle Village & Ridgewood »

September 30, 2014

Man Arrested for Stabbing Livery Cab Driver During Carjacking, Police Say

Kenneth Suden, 41, of Ridgewood, has been charged with attempted murder and robbery.

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September 30, 2014

Departing 113th Precinct Commander Oversaw Significant Crime Reduction

Deputy Inspector Marmara has been promoted to the Investigations Unit of Patrol Borough Queens South.

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September 30, 2014

Get a Rare Glimpse Inside Jamaica's 'Wonder Theatre'

The Historic Districts Council is organizing a tour of the Loews Valencia on Oct. 4.

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September 29, 2014

Kew Gardens Movie Theater Going Green with Rooftop Solar Panels

Solar energy will be used to power lights and movie projectors, the theater's owner said.

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September 26, 2014

Artists Transforming Queens into Outdoor Gallery

The first Queens Art Intervention will take place on Sept. 27 throughout the borough.