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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.

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September 28, 2016

The new complex, at 92-77 Queens Blvd., also includes a drive-thru Starbucks.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 28, 2016

The artist spoke in Rufus King Park on Tuesday.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 27, 2016

The clothing retailer signed a 35,000-square-foot lease on Jamaica Avenue, the company said.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

September 27, 2016

Here's a look at the highlights from the presidential debate of the 2016 election.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

September 27, 2016

Try a few twists on traditional Mexican food or splurge with Wolfgang Puck's first NYC steakhouse.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 26, 2016

The popular burrito chain will open its new outpost at the Rego Center Mall.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 26, 2016

Locals say the intersection of Metropolitan Avenue and Park Lane South is dangerous for pedestrians. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

September 26, 2016

New model vehicles come with valet keys that many owners don't realize are there, police say.