The Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum — more commonly known as The Discovery — has become a field-trip staple for local students, and for good reason: The destination has positioned itself at the intersection of culture and education, offering exhibits and activities to keep young minds thriving. But leadership at The Discovery wants to make something abundantly clear: Contrary to the rumor, you do not have to have children to visit the museum.
It’s that time of year again. You will soon see them at the supermarket parking lot, in front of government buildings and at the mall. No, I’m not talking about the Salvation Army bell ringers. I’m talking about signature gatherers – folks who, more often than not, are getting paid to gather signatures to qualify initiative petitions for the 2016 ballot.