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.
Mary Raftery, the Irish journalist behind "States of Fear" and "Behind the Walls," is remembered today on the anniversary of her death.
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House prices set to rise by as much as 15 percent in 2018. Here are the current average prices for house available around Ireland.
The Dublin Liberties Distillery will open its doors in 2018 - the Master Distiller reveals all.
Dublin’s St. James’s Gate Brewery remains Ireland’s top international visitor attraction for 2017 with more than 1.7 million visitors.
17-year-old Irish girl was the first over 12 million who sailed past the Statue of Liberty and arrived in New York City.
If you listen to the lyrics of U2's "New Year's Day," you'll hear it was one of their earliest political messages.
Historic live stream from inside 5,200-year-old passage tomb as winter light floods its world-famous chambers
As sunlight hits the back of this Neolithic passage tomb every year it's as though our ancestors of 5,000 years ago are reaching out to us.
Imagine gifting a thatched cottage in County Galway, with room for horses, to someone this December. Wow!