Bubacarr Camera, 26, was rushed to the hospital but died after the attack.
The bricks fell from the building as construction work was under way, officials said.
The 30-year-old woman was attacked by the father of her child, police said.
Emergency crews found the woman dead outside an Upper West Side building early Friday.
A Blessing of the Bees ceremony blessed more than 1,500 bees at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
La Toulousaine opened in January, and is about to start baking bread as well as pastry.
Parks and piers along the Hudson River will close at noon on Saturday because of Hurricane Irene, the Hudson River Park Trust announced Friday afternoon.
NYU and Columbia announced Thursday afternoon that they have postponed their planned Sun., Aug. 28, freshman move-in date to Mon., Aug. 29.
Actor Alec Baldwin could ditch his Upper West Side digs for a SoHo pad, according to recent reports.
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