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.
As part of our weekly rundown of the best cottages you can buy in Ireland, here’s a stunning thatched cottage for sale in Co. Kilkenny.
Over a six-day period ending on April 14, 2018, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Enforcement and Removal Operations arrested 225 immigrants in New York City, Long Island and the Hudson Valley.
Heroic Martin Cullinane, 46, dived into the sea to save the two struggling brothers after hearing a noise through an apartment window.
Boston College Philosophy professor Kerry Cronin tasks her students with asking each other out in person, spending less than $10 on a date and leaving after 90 minutes.
New Border Force roles advertised by the British government in Northern Ireland are only open to those with a British passport, sparking fears of what type of border they are expecting to be in place after Brexit.
Lora Scantling has been photographing three young cancer survivors since 2014. This year, the three little girls, now in remission, welcomed a new friend.
On June 5, 1968, after scoring a major victory in winning the California primary, Robert F. Kennedy was shot by Sirhan Sirhan, a 24-year-old Palestinian. Sirhan was convicted of premeditated murder on April 17, 1969, and is currently serving a life sentence.
Sean Gannon, 32, was shot in the head while attempting to serve a warrant. Thomas M. Latanowich has pleaded not guilty to his murder.
Nine-day-old Baby Holly had stopped breathing and turned blue when her parents rushed her to the local police station. There Garda Patrick McCormack and Garda Ken Butler rushed into action.
The family of Joy Few, 64, and her Canadian-born partner Normand Larose, 62, are making arrangements for the repatriation of their ashes to the U.S. after the couple was involved in a fatal pony and trap accident on Monday.