Sheila Langan contributes native and editorial content to IrishCentral.
She previously served as IrishCentral's editor in New York for four years. Prior to this, she spent three years with sister publication Irish America magazine in the deputy editor role.
A native New Yorker with Kerry roots, Sheila is a graduate of Bard College and also attended Trinity College Dublin. She is currently pursuing her master's degree in social work at New York University.
Ed Sheeran covers everyone's favorite Irish Christmas song Fairytale of New York with trad band Beoga and Anne-Marie. Does he do The Pogues proud?
Photographer Michael Dillon captures Ireland as a stunning winter wonderland.
In 1953, the last remaining inhabitants of the Blasket Islands off the coast of Co. Kerry were permanently evacuated to the mainland.
On the journey to their new lives in America, 10% of the immigrants who arrived at Ellis Island were detained in its hospital complex. Abandoned since 1954, the complex opened to tour in 2014 and offers a fascinating glimpse into the past.
“That’s one hot spud!” people will definitely say.
Many memorials were built after the realization that so many people would not be coming home. There are 5 in Ireland.
Hozier has just released his new EP "Nina Cried Power." These four new songs - one a collaboration with Mavis Staples - mean we can't wait for Hozier's second album.
From "Zombie" to "Linger" to "Dreams," there was no one quite like Dolores O'Riordan and The Cranberries. Listen to their best songs and recall the power in her voice.
The White House has announced that US President Donald Trump will make his first official visit to Ireland in November. Should Ireland welcome him? Take our poll.
A young Irishman from Donegal who had been in a coma for a month after falling from an overpass in Sydney, Australia woke up on his 21st birthday.