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Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska

Reporter/Producer @ewakj Contact

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 24, 2017

One of the suspects was caught holding a bottle soaked in glue with a string tied to it, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 24, 2017

There have been at least nine overdoses in the community so far this year, one rabbi said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 23, 2017

The 112th Precinct recently saw a 300 percent increase in burglaries, police said. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 22, 2017

Demetrius Blackwell is accused of killing police officer Brian Moore in May 2015.

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

October 20, 2017

Simmons's company also donated $25,000 to the anti-violence group LIFE Camp.

Bayside & Douglaston »

October 19, 2017

The girls went missing on Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 18, 2017

Jia Bao Bakery opened earlier this week at 102-30 Queens Blvd. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 16, 2017

Ramon Rahim, 59, died after running out of his apartment engulfed in flames, witnesses said.