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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.

Harlem »

June 23, 2017

The Health Department has declined to comment on the incident.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 23, 2017

Local police officials warn that many recent phone and email scams involve gift cards.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 23, 2017

Check out a summer reading bash, see surf and skating contests, learn about bees and more.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 22, 2017

Airbags have been stolen from six cars in the neighborhood since mid-May, officials said. 

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

June 22, 2017

Shamel Capers, 19, has been convicted of murder in the May 2013 shooting death of D’aja Robinson.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 21, 2017

The NYPD is planning to install a total of 17 emergency call boxes in the park.

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 21, 2017

Queens Bully will open in Forest Hills in July, replacing Baluchi’s which closed in 2015. 

Forest Hills, Rego Park & Jamaica »

June 20, 2017

The murals under the LIRR overpass in Forest Hills are only a year old but are caked with mud and water.