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In this week’s photos from around New York, dinosaurs are unloaded in New Jersey, handbell ensembles perform, activists release black balloons at an Apple store and more.

A model apatosaurus, left, and ankylosaurus, right, were unloaded from trailers Wednesday to be assembled and set in place at Field Station
A model apatosaurus, left, and ankylosaurus, right, were unloaded from trailers Wednesday to be assembled and set in place at Field Station: Dinosaurs in Secaucus, N.J. The dinosaur theme park is set to open in late May. (See related article.) (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


NASA’s 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, with space shuttle Enterprise mounted atop, flew up the Hudson River past the New York City skyline Friday on its way to JFK International Airport. (See related article.) (Timothy A. Clary/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)


Activists from Greenpeace released black balloons into the glass cube of the Apple store at Fifth Avenue near 58th Street on Tuesday to protest the absence of renewable energy fueling Apple’s cloud-based data storage service. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


Four handbell ensembles from New York and Virginia came together at Riverside Church on Sunday for the 34th Annual English Handbell Festival. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


Ben Nguyen of Vietnam shook hands with U.S. Congressman Jose E. Serrano in an event organized by Citizenship and Immigration Services at a special Earth Day naturalization ceremony at the Bronx Zoo on Sunday. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


The lap pool in the basement of a newly built townhouse on East 74th Street. (See related article.) (Andrew Hinderaker for The Wall Street Journal)


Police on Monday wrapped up the excavation of a basement on Prince Street, where law enforcement officers had been looking for clues in the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz. (See related article.) (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


Police arrested a member of AIDS activist group ACT UP at Wall Street and Broadway, near the New York Stock Exchange, on Wednesday. AIDS activists joined supporters of the Occupy Wall Street movement in a march through lower Manhattan. (See related article.) (Brendan McDermid/Reuters)


A group of Occupy Wall Street protesters were evicted from a Lower Manhattan space that had served as an informal headquarters on Monday. Here, the group gathered their possessions on the sidewalk while they figured out where to move next. (See related article (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal )


Nine people were injured and several trees, street signs, and newspaper stands were damaged in a car crash at the northwest corner of Bryant Park late on Saturday. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


Donette Skinner, right, 13, cried as she walked home in Harlem. One of her best friends, Annie Fryar, was shot and killed early on Tuesday. Police said Steven Murray fatally shot his teenage half-sister as she slept, turned the gun on his mother and then confronted police in a frenetic shootout on a nearby street. (See related article.) (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)

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In this week’s photos from around New York, cheerleaders practice at the Northern Manhattan Uptown Games, a crane collapses at a construction site, getting the Great Lawn ready and more.


A crane collapsed on Tuesday at a construction site at 11th Avenue between West 33rd and 34th Streets in Manhattan, killing one worker and injuring three others. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


Danh Ong, a grounds technician for the Central Park Conservancy, mowed the Great Lawn on Wednesday in preparation for this weekend’s opening to the public. (Mark Abramson for The Wall Street Journal)


Firefighters put out a blaze in the basement of Macy’s flagship store in Manhattan on Wednesday. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


Mashed avocado on seeded bread, served with pickled carrot slaw and cherry tomato jam at Jack’s Wife Freda, 224 Lafayette St. (Agaton Strom for The Wall Street Journal )


Troy Flynn, vice president of operations for the Prudential Center, draped a New Jersey Devils banner over a World War II-era truck in Newark. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)


A construction worker was killed after the second floor partially collapsed Tuesday at a home at 40 Frank Court in the Gerritsen Beach section of Brooklyn. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


The Margherita D.O.P. pizza at Otto Enoteca Pizzeria, 1 Fifth Ave. (Byron Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


The ‘Rainbow Room’ at the Belasco Theatre, created for the cast of ‘End of the Rainbow.’ (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal)


The Truffle Mushroom Pizza with sheep ricotta, mascarpone goat cheese and arugula at Sons Of Essex, 133 Essex St. (Agaton Strom for The Wall Street Journal )


Cheerleaders from P.S. 189 practiced between events at the Northern Manhattan Uptown Games at the Washington Heights Armory on Sunday. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)

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Damaged scaffolding hung from the Brooklyn Bridge on March 13 after a crane being towed behind a tugboat on the East River struck the scaffolding. Traffic across the bridge was snarled but the historic structure was undamaged. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


Jaynie Baker appeared with her attorney Robert C. Gottlieb in Manhattan Criminal Court on March 13 on a charge of promoting prostitution. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


About 30 children competed in a chess tournament at The Cloisters Museum in New York on March 11. The museum is currently displaying an exhibition ‘The Game of Kings: Medieval Ivory Chessmen from the Isle of Lewis.’ (Ramin Talaie for The Wall Street Journal)


Trent Furnace, center, of Brockport, N.Y., was among hundreds of dancers who came to audition for Pilobolus last week in Midtown. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


The steak au poivre at Mon Petit Café, at 801 Lexington Ave. in Manhattan. (Byron Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


Catherine Carbaja wore a costume in the gallery of the Cindy Sherman exhibit at MoMA during a cocktail reception and dance party inside the museum on March 10. (Astrid Stawiarz for The Wall Street Journal)


An Occupy member waved a U.S. flag in New Haven’s camp. The encampment, located on the New Haven Green Park, escaped eviction after a judge granted the activists a stay until March 28. New Haven is one of the last two remaining Occupy camps in New England. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)


Chocolate lava cake at Meat Me, at 726 Amsterdam Ave., between 95th and 96th streets in New York. (Julie Glassberg for the Wall Street Journal )


Ronald P. Grelsamer showed some of his 1960s Beatles and space program memorabilia. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


Armand Olivier Bell searched for a tie to pair with a bottle of Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio at Saks Fifth Avenue. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)


Artist Elizabeth Behl, who is known as ‘Z,’ debuted her show “Battle For Lagniappe” at 7Eleven Gallery in the West Village. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


The International Gem Tower on West 47th Street in the diamond district of Manhattan. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal)


Lloyd Knight, a dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company, rehearsed for the company’s performance of the 1939 comic work ‘Every Soul is a Circus,’ at the Joyce Theater in Manhattan. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal)


Flowers bloomed in Battery Park on March 14. (Emily Berl for The Wall Street Journal)

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New York City firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze at 1717 W. Sixth St. in Brooklyn Wednesday. The roof of the building, a commercial furniture operation, fell in. (Peter J. Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


Serkan Ozkaya’s double-size, golden replica of Michelangelo’s David was toted through Manhattan streets on a flatbed trailer Tuesday, as part of its trip from Istanbul via New York to Louisville, Ky. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


A dancer auditioned Sunday in Manhattan for a spot in the Manhattan Youth Ballet’s Summer Intensive workshop. About 80 participants will take part in a three-week workshop in August. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal)


Harriette Rose Katz looked through the Chanel handbags in a walk-in closet in her Upper East Side apartment Monday. Ms. Katz is a well-regarded event planner in New York City. (Bryan Derballa for The Wall Street Journal)


The pizza of the day included shrimp as a topping one recent day at Da Mikele on Church Street in Manhattan. (Byron Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


The new Espresso Book Machine at work binding ‘Super Sudoko Variants’ at the Brooklyn Central Library. (Bryan Derballa for The Wall Street Journal)


Roman Baca, 37, of Astoria, worked with fellow dancers Meaghan Doherty, left, a 25-year-old Upper East Side resident, and Jennifer Cadden, 28, of Hell’s Kitchen, at Dany studios in Manhattan Wednesday. Mr. Baca, a former Marine, will teach dance to children in Erbil and Kirkurk, Iraq, in April. (Andrew Hinderaker for The Wall Street Journal)


Honorees talked among themselves before the start of the sixth annual ceremony recognizing Brooklyn’s Extraordinary Women by Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes in Downtown Brooklyn Tuesday. This year 33 women were recognized. (Bryan Derballa for The Wall Street Journal )

Fashion designer Isabel Toledo, shown here in her Manhattan studio in February, aims to use her own experiences to build a case against the corporate nature of the New York fashion industry, in her book ‘Roots of Style
Fashion designer Isabel Toledo, shown here in her Manhattan studio in February, aims to use her own experiences to build a case against the corporate nature of the New York fashion industry, in her book ‘Roots of Style: Weaving Together Life, Love, and Fashion.’ (Byron Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


Dancer Christopher Klein, 21, right, on the court at a basketball game between St. John’s University and Syracuse at Madison Square Garden. For the last two years, he has been the lone male on the St. John’s dance team. (Bryan Derballa for The Wall Street Journal)


Friends of the High Line staff member Yvette Weaver helped at the start of the ‘spring cutback’ at the High Line elevated park in Manhattan Tuesday. Volunteers and staffers are trimming back the plants in preparation for spring. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


Artist Michael Riedel, left, and Paul Pisoni, director of production at the David Zwirner Gallery, discussed Mr. Riedel’s work as they prepared to install a piece at the gallery’s booth at The Armory Show at Piers 92 and 94 in Manhattan Tuesday. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


From left, Steven Holz, Michael Goldberg, Jonathan Cline and Ira Rothstein at H. Herzfeld Fine Men’s Haberdashery in Midtown. Step into the shop, barely noticeable on a busy East Midtown block, and you enter Old New York. (Bryan Derballa for The Wall Street Journal )


A new exhibition at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, called ‘Nomads and Networks: The Ancient Art and Culture of Kazakhstan,’ opened Wednesday and runs through June 3. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal)


Sushi chef Akira Nakazana at work in the sushi bar of Lure Fishbar, 142 Mercer St. in Manhattan. (See related article.) (Byron Smith for The Wall Street Journal)


Brian Martin and Emily Riley enjoyed the warm weather in Manhattan’s Central Park Thursday, as temperatures pushed near 70 degrees. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal)

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A worker was buried in dirt and debris on March 2 after a collapse at a construction site on 122nd Street between Park and Lexington avenues. He was rescued by a team of firefighters, cops, and Con Edison workers and rushed to the hospital. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


Jay Snyder, whose wife, Michal, died Nov. 25 during a routine Caesarean section, holds his daughter Reverie, while her twin brother, Jackson, is held by Michal’s sister, Maitreya, in the foreground. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


Bucky the Clown mimicked a Grand Central Terminal commuter on Feb. 28. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey held Clown College auditions at Grand Central Tuesday ahead of the March circus residencies at arenas in the greater New York area. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


Book exhibitors came from all over the country for the Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair at P.S. 3. (Mark Abramson for The Wall Street Journal)


Steak and kidney pie with caramelized onions, button mushrooms and red wine, served with Brussels sprouts at Slightly Oliver, a cocktail bar and restaurant at 511 Amsterdam Ave., between 84th and 85th streets in Manhattan. (Agaton Strom for The Wall Street Journal)


New York City Comptroller John Liu spoke to the media on Feb. 28. His 25-year-old campaign treasurer, Jia ‘Jenny’ Hou, was arrested Tuesday and charged with funneling illegal donations to Mr. Liu. (PJ Smith for The Wall Street Journal )


A magnifying glass reveals details in the Manolo Blahnik shoe engraving on stationery by the bespoke stationer and engraver Connor. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)


The lobster roll at Ed’s Lobster Bar Annex at 25 Clinton St., between East Houston and Stanton streets in New York. (Ramsay de Give for The Wall Street Journal)


Vocalist Chaney Sims and her father, guitarist Bill Sims Jr., of the Heritage Blues Orchestra. (Claudio Papapietro for The Wall Street Journal )


Lance Reinheimer, interim director of the Vanderbilt Museum, posed for a portrait inside the mansion’s servant staff quarters. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


A patron browsed the selection of wines at Moore Brothers Wine Co., on 20th Street between Broadway and Park Avenue. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal )


Samosas with four varieties of chutney at Desi Shack, at 331 Lexington Ave. at 39th Street. (Lauren Lancaster for The Wall Street Journal)


A relief of Madonna and Child is behind a panel inside of one of dioramas at Vanderbilt Museum in Suffolk County. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


The Red Flannel Hash at Allswell, at 124 Bedford Ave. in Brooklyn (Ramsay de Give for The Wall Street Journal)


Leslie Lieber and his wife, Edie, played the penny whistle together in the sitting room of their home.Mr. Lieber, a jazz musician and former journalist, will celebrate his 100th birthday with a jazz oriented party on March 16. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)

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A crane inside the construction zone at Four World Trade Center dropped metal beams 40 stories Thursday, damaging a flatbed truck. The Tishman construction company said no one was hurt in the accident. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal )


Barbara Villet holds a photograph taken by her late husband, Time and Life photographer Grey Villet, in the upstate home they shared. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


New York Police Department Det. Kevin Herlihy gave a thumbs-up to fellow officers Wednesday upon his release from New York-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center. On Tuesday, Mr. Herlihy chased a suspect into the subway station at West 145th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue. The suspect opened fire, striking Mr. Herlihy in the arm, according to police. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)


Patrons wait for their meal at a table at Maimonide of Brooklyn at 525 Atlantic Ave. in Brooklyn. (Julie Glassberg for The Wall Street Journal)


Actors Ephraim Sykes, Evan Kasprzak, Kyle Coffman and Andrew Keenan rehearse for ‘Newsies’ in Manhattan. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)


The bone marrow appetizer at the Growler Bites & Brews, at 55 Stone St. (Lauren Lancaster for The Wall Street Journal)


A scene from outside Highline Stages on Feb. 10, after the Fall 2012 Yigal Azrouel women’s collection show during New York Fashion Week. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal)


Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke to the press at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital on Tuesday, hours after Det. Kevin Herlihy was shot in the arm. The shooter, Michael McBride, was wanted in connection with a murder that had happened the night before. Mr. McBride was shot and killed. Mr. Kelly displayed an image of Mr. McBride’s illegal gun. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal )


Cocktail waitress Vanessa Jovanovic worked a party for Charlotte Ronson at 1OAK nightclub on West 17th Street in Manhattan Feb. 10. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal )


Wyatt Cenac hosted ‘Shouting at the Screen’ at reRun at 147 Front St. in Brooklyn on Feb. 9. (Ramsay de Give for The Wall Street Journal )


Guests inspected life-size cardboard cutouts of models, on display for the Fall 2012 Norma Kamali show at Pier 59 Studios in Manhattan as part of New York Fashion Week, on Wednesday. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal )

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Miss Universe Leila Lopes
From left, Miss Universe Leila Lopes, Miss Teen USA Danielle Doty and Miss USA Alyssa Campanella at the 57th Viennese Opera Ball at the Waldorf-Astoria’s grand ballroom Feb. 3. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


A model waited for last-minute wardrobe alterations backstage before the start of the Juan Carlos Obando Spring 2012 collection show at the Lehmann Maupin Gallery on West 26th Street in Manhattan Thursday. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal )


New York Police Officer Kevin Brannan was released from Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan Friday, 10 days after being shot in the head in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Wearing a New York Giants jersey, he was accompanied by his wife and greeted by a crowd of police officers. (Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal)

Actress Kristin Chenoweth
Actress Kristin Chenoweth Kristin Chenoweth stole a kiss Monday from Sesame Street’s Elmo at the Drama League of New York’s annual benefit gala at the Pierre hotel. (Amy Sussman for The Wall Street Journal )

Museum of Chocolate Art
The pop-up SoHo gallery Museum of Chocolate Art—open to the public through the weekend—chronicles the ‘Life in Milk Chocolate’ of Ms. Brown, the Mars Chocolate company’s brown M&M character. This 300-pound chocolate sculpture is among the items on display. (Amy Sussman for The Wall Street Journal)

Seared diver scallops
Seared diver scallops with a cauliflower purée at North End Grill, 104 North End Ave. in Manhattan. (Julie Glassberg for The Wall Street Journal)

FAMnyc team member Travis McMichael
FAMnyc team member Travis McMichael moved a piece of art at the Essex Street Market last Friday, in preparation for the group’s Exquisite Corpse project, which opened Thursday. (Related article: Bringing a Corpse to Life) (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal)

Jackson Heights
This disputed pedestrian plaza in Jackson Heights spans 37th Road between 73rd and 74th streets. For local merchants, the emptiness symbolizes the state of their affairs since the plaza’s creation in September. (Philip Montgomery for The Wall Street Journal)


Joy White left Manhattan Federal Court after a hearing in which Ann Pettway pleaded guilty to stealing Ms. White’s infant daughter, Carlina, from a Harlem hospital 24 years ago. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)

stinky cheese
The second course of the stinky cheese meal prepared by Chef Andy D’Amico, below, at Marseille on West 44th Street: a creamy polenta with Taleggio, porcini cream, sage and a sunny-side up pullet egg. (Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal)


Young Giants fans crowded a window on Broadway Tuesday to watch the Manhattan parade celebrating the Giants’ Super Bowl victory. (Rob Bennett for The Wall Street Journal)

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