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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 East Side & Roosevelt Island »

February 27, 2017

Listen to jazz, attend a free lecture on North Brother Island, or celebrate Black History Month.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 27, 2017

Lyubov Gorbunova was killed by her son, who later dumped her body in a Queens park, police said. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 23, 2017

The incident occurred after police received a call about men with guns in a Jamaica housing complex.

Flushing & Whitestone »

February 23, 2017

Listen to your favorite hits from the '80s, taste artisanal charcuterie or go birding.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 23, 2017

The incident took place in broad daylight Wednesday. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

February 22, 2017

The new Forest Hills store will open on March 8 and hold grand opening celebrations that weekend.

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February 22, 2017

Mellencamp will perform in Queens on July 11. 

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February 22, 2017

The suspect could be charged with killing the woman, officials said.