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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.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

May 27, 2016

Just because you're not grilling outside today, that doesn't mean you can't get your burger fix.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

May 19, 2016

This will be the fourth Queens location for the popular burger joint. 

Astoria & Long Island City »

April 1, 2016

Because sometimes, you just need something rich.

South Bronx »

March 27, 2016

The Netflix musical drama set in the South Bronx filmed in an old Redbird to evoke 1970s New York.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

March 25, 2016

Here are new Italian spots all round the city to check out, offering panini, pizza, bombolini and more.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

March 18, 2016

Check out these new Japanese spots before they're overtaken by crowds.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

March 16, 2016

"Saving Jamaica Bay” will premiere on March 17 at the Queens World Film Festival.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

March 13, 2016

Hear about a female Revolutionary War soldier, learn self-defense for free, and attend a film festival.