In The News

Check out a variety of press items on the park and our work.  Click the links below to enjoy recent articles and some that contribute to our history.

April 29, 2020 in the Richmond Standard

"Just like soldiers who fought overseas during WWII, those on the front lines of the war against COVID-19 — including healthcare workers, first responders, and food distribution workers – also need the community’s support. And just as it was in the 1940s, the greater Richmond community has once again rolled up its collective sleeves in the spirit of Rosie the Riveter to lend a hand, from businesses large and small to nonprofits and community volunteers."

Read about how Bay Area companies are stepping up to support Richmond's first responders! Article here

Damian Trujillo April 20, 2020 NBC Bay Area

Happy belated birthday to 'Rosie' Mary Fierros!

Watch the wonderful news clip and read the great article here.

The Call to Help: Seamstress army responds to VVMC’s need for gowns and masks - read the article here.

‘Help Uncle Sam Flatten The Curve!’: Young Artist Creates World War Themed Coronavirus Posters - read the article here.

Special Effects Artist Eddie Yang Is Making the Most Important Masks of His Career - read article here

With personal protection equipment in high demand, women's group takes action - read article here.

Closed due to coronavirus, Easton purse manufacturer switches to making masks, other PPE - read article here

Lafayette’s DIY mask-makers at 1,400 made, 1,200 requests to go - read article here

‘Keep them safe!’: World War II-inspired posters remind you to stay inside and wash your hands - read article here.

Everyday people become local heroes in battle against pandemic - read article here

Buffalo Sewists Join the Fight - read article here

Inspired by World War II icon, Cherokee girls join 'war' effort - read article here

By Steve Long March 18, 2020 KEVN

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN-TV)- A Rapid City woman is 102 years old. It's hard to imagine how much has changed in her life that's already spanned more than a century.

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