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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.

Downtown »

December 4, 2016

See a New York version of "The Nutcracker," read books in Spanish, or attend a tree lighting.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

December 2, 2016

Jordan Yee, 21, died last Friday while working at a Starbucks coffee shop in the Queens Center Mall.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

December 2, 2016

The officer and his wife were shot by two men who forced their way into their Jamaica home Sunday. 

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

December 1, 2016

You don't need to leave your neighborhood to find the perfect Christmas tree.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

December 1, 2016

Ivanka Trump talks about the disadvantage of her upbringing in her new book "The Trump Card."

Astoria & Long Island City »

December 1, 2016

Hit up a Santa-themed bar crawl, attend a comic and sci-fi expo or check out the eats of Rockaway Beach.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

December 1, 2016

The two victims had to be taken to a local hospital for treatment, police said.

Fresh Meadows & Jamaica Estates »

December 1, 2016

The proposal has to be approved by the City Council.