Mother's Day

No time for Mother's Day, the show must go on

No time for Mother's Day, the show must go on

The unhappy truth about Mother’s Day is that it no longer means a leisurely day of breakfast in bed and counting roses. For many Moms, it means another hectic day of schlepping the kids to practice – choose your activity.

Toby’s Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts Performance Troupe did a “Grease” run through at Howard Community College around the same time other families were enjoying brunch or early dinner.

“My mom drove me to practice today but was not upset since my dad was cooking,” chuckled 15-year-old Samantha Yakaitis, a student at Mt. Hebron High School and one of the two Frenchy characters in the musical “Grease,” at the college . “We were a little sad about the...

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