Photos by Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo News
All kinds of art: The 12th annual Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts wrapped up Sunday, offering visitors a wealth of opportunities to stroll, shop, eat and enjoy performances on three stages. At left, LehrerDance performs on the Lafayette Stage. In photo above, William Dunklin, left, and Alex Horn, both 10 and students at the Aurora Waldorf School, play a piece on their cellos.
Atlantic assault: Waves crash over the shore during high tide as a storm surge from Hurricane Irene pounds the beach in Bayshore in Long Island. Story and more photos on Page One.
A wake of destruction: Officials survey the damage Sunday to battered and broken Route 12 on Hatteras Island, N.C., above, after Hurricane Irene swept through the area Saturday, cutting the roadway in five locations. A house in Virginia Beach, Va., above right, was ripped open by Irene. At right, the crew of a tugboat in New Bedford, Mass., tries to secure lines to a sailboat that broke loose from its mooring and went under a bridge, snapping its mast.