Frances joined IrishCentral in early 2014 shortly after arriving in New York from County Kildare.
A graduate of Dublin City University and Trinity College Dublin, she had worked in Irish-language media and research before moving to the US and was awarded two national student media awards for Irish-language journalism while studying in DCU and Trinity.
Tenants protected their homes with thorny shrubs, boiling water and cow dung to try and prevent their evictions.
Irish family from Wicklow make a desperate plea for help for their critically ill son in Canada.
Try out our lyric quiz to see just how well you know the words to Ireland’s sporting anthem.
An ambitious project looks to map the genomes of 45,000 Irish people to find a preventative medicine for some of worst diseases and cancers.
Belfast’s only second-level Irish language school put a smile on our faces with this brilliant video of song and dance.
Candidate must have a great knowledge of fake tan, be able to identify fake news, and be more liberal towards exclamation marks and capital letters than minorities.
The adored “Quiet Man” star Maureen O’Hara has been heralded as one of Dublin’s favorite actors.
Ireland has never looked as elegant or as magical as it does in this latest video exploring the very essence of the country through its past, its present and its people.
Irish leader has strong words for Trump on the value of immigrants to the US.
An old Irish tradition is given a modern twist.