The Day in Photos: April 2

The day in pictures in Pittsburgh and around the region as seen through the eyes of our photojournalists.

The Sun rises over the hills shortly after 7am with part of the city skyline in the foreground on a clear sky without any clouds, Thursday, April 2, 2020, from Mount Washington of Pittsburgh. #standalone (Weather Story) (Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette)
Brad Childs, Co-Founder of Pittsburgh Aviation Animal Rescue Team (PAART), pulls out a pallet of dog food from an 18 wheeler truck, Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin. PAART purchased 43,000 pounds of wet and dry pet food from LADS Pet Supplies, to be donated to animal shelters and distributed to pet owners in need through shelters and food banks in western Pennsylvania and northeastern Kentucky. (Michael M. Santiago/Post-Gazette)
Factory worker Pat Kiefer, of Reynoldsville, sews protective face masks at Brookville Glove Manufacturing, Thursday, April 2, 2020, in Brookville. The factory pivoted to producing the masks last week to meet increased demand and be able to remain open under Gov. Tom Wolf’s order that “non-life-sustaining” businesses must close, and they now have a backlog of orders. (Alexandra Wimley/Post-Gazette)
Brothers Mark Rice, left, and Adam Rice, right, founders of Brozone, pose in front of their truck, Thursday, April 2, 2020, in Brentwood. The brothers want to take the method they use to clean sports equipment and use it to clean and sanitize N95 masks so that they’re reusable. (Michael M. Santiago/Post-Gazette)
Sarah Wiswall, in Quality Reporting at the Allegheny Health Network, places labels on tubes with the testing agent, also call Media, for the COVID-19 testing kits in the Highmark Penn Avenue Place’s auditorium, Thursday, April 2, 2020, in Downtown. Their goal is to assemble 6,000 kits by the end of the week. (Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette)