Lisa Wangsness

Wangsness is the Globe’s religion reporter. She previously covered politics in the City Hall, State House, and Washington bureaus, and at the Concord Monitor in New Hampshire. She has reported on health reform and the 2008 presidential campaign.

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20 activists arrested during sit-in protesting detention of immigrants

By , Globe Staff

The students, clergy, and other activists were arrested Monday after blocking the entrance to the Suffolk County House of Correction.

The Archdiocese is used to closing churches. Now, it’s opening one

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Our Lady of Good Voyage Shrine stands on Seaport Boulevard at the gateway of the Seaport District.

Prisoner advocates demand reform, end to solidary confinement

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Aides to Governor Baker said he and other leaders recently released a report on ways to reform the corrections system.

A weekend of celebration for people of many faiths

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Western and Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter on Sunday, which is also the sixth day of Passover.