The week in photos: May 15-21, 2020

The week in pictures in Pittsburgh as seen through the eyes of our photojournalists.

Healthcare workers from UPMC Mercy hospital watch as the Pennsylvania Air National Guard performs a flyover to salute Pennsylvania’s frontline COVID-19 responders, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, on Locust Street in Uptown. The 171st Air Refueling Wing and 193rd Special Operations Wing had a KC-135 Stratotanker and an EC-130J Super J aircraft flyover across the Pittsburgh, Johnstown and Harrisburg areas as a nationwide salute to all those supporting COVID-19 response efforts. (Michael M. Santiago/Post-Gazette)
An aerial view of the Allegheny River on Friday, May 15, 2020. (Andrew Rush/Post-Gazette)
A recipient gives a thumbs up with volunteers as they give the okay to move vehicles through during a mass food distribution arranged by South Hills Interfaith Movement (SHIM) and the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank on Saturday, May 16, 2020, at South Hills Village in Bethel Park. SHIM and the food bank were prepared to serve 1,000 vehicles with three pre-packed boxes of food per car. (Steph Chambers/Post-Gazette)
A Demoiselle Crane reacts to the sounds of a vehicle in its outdoor enclosure at the National Aviary, Monday, May 18, 2020, on the Northside of Pittsburgh. (Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette)
A KC-135 Stratotanker and a EC-130J Super J perform a flyover of Downtown on Monday, May 19, 2020, in Pittsburgh. The flight was part of Operation American Resolve, a nationwide salute to all those supporting COVID-19 response efforts. (Andrew Rush/Post-Gazette)
Lucas, a 10-year-old golden retriever, relaxes while his owners’ – Tom Mosser and Andrea Echavarria (cq) – work in their studio Tuesday, May 20, 2020 in Etna. (Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette)
Abby Anderson, an outdoor garden crew member at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, talks to other crew members as she works on the garden outside of the entrance, Wednesday, May 20, 2020, in Oakland. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is one of several attractions that receives funding from the Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD). (Alexandra Wimley/Post-Gazette)
An aerial view of the Cranberry Community Waterpark Wednesday, May 20, 2020, in Cranberry Township. (Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) #pgcovid19
Jacquetta Rawlings, of Braddock, left, and her grandson, Nicholas Bailey, 6, center, watch as Dr. Phillip K. Woods, principal at Woodland Hills Junior/Senior High School, right, places a celebratory sign for graduating seniors provided by the Caileigh Lynn McDowell Foundation for her son Joshua Rawlings, Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at Woodland Hills Junior/Senior High School in Churchill. Joshua Rawlings was the first Woodland Hills student to ever graduate from the school early and is now completing his freshman year at University of Virginia. (Michael M. Santiago/Post-Gazette)
Construction traffic can be seen on the Parkway East during rush hour for the first full week of yellow phase in Allegheny County on Monday, May 18, 2020, in South Oakland. (Andrew Rush/Post-Gazette)
Community health deputy Maurice Hickman hands out face masks to teens on Braddock Avenue Monday, May, 18, 2020, in Forest Hills, Pa. (Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)
Lynn Checchio, of Swisshelm Park, works on an arrangement of sunflowers and orange carnations during their first day opened, since March 12th, at Oliver Flowers on 6th Avenue, Monday, May 18, 2020, in Downtown. Owner Rick Comley said that monday was the first day that they sold arrangements over the counter but, also did online and phone orders. (Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette)
Houses in the Troy Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. (Andrew Rush/Post-Gazette)