Kate Hickey joined the IrishCentral as Editor in 2010 while living in New York. She is IrishCentral's Managing Editor and Irish Correspondent, based out of Dublin.
She moved to New York having worked in various online and print publications following on from her MA in Journalism. Throughout her career in Ireland and in New York, Kate worked on publications such as The Irish Independent, The Irish Times, and New York Arts among others. Kate has also worked as a Spokeperson for the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform and as a European Tour Manager for Education First.
Kate now lives in her hometown, Dublin City, where she is responsible for sourcing, commissioning and managing content of the site.
Photographer's amazing shots of the Northern Lights and Milky Way give a glimpse of the celestial disco that is Ireland’s night skies.
There are moments of stillness and serenity during the Irish winter when the rain and wind stops and everything becomes beautifully still.
Ireland’s capital can be heavenly cheap – as long as you know where to go!
From Eamon de Valera to the Kennedys old films show Ireland and US relations over the decades.
President-elect’s plans to deport criminals contradicted by Paul Ryan. ILIR urge for no rash moves among Irish undocumented.
From Guinness Storehouse to the Dail Ireland reacts to the election of the Republican candidate as POTUS.
How history, oral tradition and literature can remind us of Ireland's great tradition of food.
Trusted as a private family nurse, Jolly Jane was suspected of having poisoned up to 100 of her patients.
Walking the Dingle Way reveals the magic of Ireland’s beauty on an Irish summer's day.
Aerial shots of the Emerald Eye show dramatic aerial views as seen by Ireland’s Defence Forces.