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Minister tends to the needy in and out of jail

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Journalism graduate student Alexa Mills tells a moving feature story about Rev. Laura Buchanan Ahart, one of the chaplains at Boston’s Nashua Street Jail. The story, “The minister goes where the need is,” was published on the front page of the Boston Globe on January 30. Ahart, in her Jamaica Plain church often sees men she met in the jail.

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Photo by Pat Greenhouse, Globe Staff