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.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 29, 2016

The suspect assaulted the victim inside the mezzanine of the Sutphin Boulevard station.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 28, 2016

The popular Kew Gardens coffee shop will keep its name.

Midtown & Theater District »

July 28, 2016

Everyone's talking about the Democratic National Convention this week.

Astoria & Long Island City »

July 28, 2016

Attend a "puppet slam," go to a Pokémon bar crawl or make cocktails at the Queens Botanical Garden.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 28, 2016

“Cat Nights” will be on display at a local pet day care center in October.

Howard Beach & Richmond Hill »

July 28, 2016

The suspect told the girl that he was a friend of the family.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

July 27, 2016

Seven businesses got their storefronts beautified thanks to a city grant.