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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.

Queens Village, Hollis & St. Albans »

February 7, 2016

Yvette Douglas forced the boy to hold his hands in scalding water for getting dirty, the DA said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 7, 2016

The blaze broke out at 71-38 Nansen St. Thursday night, officials said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 7, 2016

The project would bring 380 apartment units to the neighborhood. 

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

February 7, 2016

Participate in a beer trivia night, celebrate Mardi Gras, and try speed dating this week.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 4, 2016

The event will be held this Saturday in downtown Jamaica. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 4, 2016

The band will perform at the Forest Hills Stadium on June 16 and 17.

Midtown & Theater District »

February 4, 2016

DeRay Mckesson runs for mayor, a $63 million unclaimed lotto ticket and Playboy's new look.