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Helen Wetherbee, Manchester

Helen Wetherbee created the artwork on this week's cover, a painting of Millicent Greenhouse on Bolton Road in Bolton. Wetherbee, 89, is a resident of Arbors Independent Retirement Community in Manchester, where her work is on display. A longtime Manchester resident before moving to the retirement community, Wetherbee was a high school biology teacher for 20 years. She minored in art while attending Mount Holyoke College and the University of Hartford. She has three children — two sons and a daughter — and has traveled extensively to Europe, Israel, Alaska, Southeast Asia and Bermuda. Her hobbies are painting, choral music, concerts and singing.