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.

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.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 13, 2017

The transaction took place at a Forest Hills subway station, police said. 

Astoria & Long Island City »

October 13, 2017

Enjoy beer, learn how to ride a bike, explore the borough's spookiest spots and more this weekend.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 12, 2017

Legionnaires' disease killed one person and infected another at the Queens Boulevard complex.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 11, 2017

Kwashan Butler fatally shot Terrence Payne on a Jamaica street in August, police said.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

October 11, 2017

The men stole from three apartments over as many days, police said.