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Twitter Los Angeles

Eileen Y., Librarian, InfoNow,
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For the fun, quirky and just plain good information on everything Los Angeles, below is a list of some of the best Los Angeles related Twitter feeds to follow.  To sign up for Twitter, go to http://www.twitter.com and create a profile.  Once a Twitter profile is created you can then follow the below twitter feeds suggested, for continuous updates on Los Angeles related news, information and current events.

Local L.A. Government twitter feeds

LA Mayor's Office

 @LAMayorsOffice

Official Twitter account for the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti, the 42nd Mayor of Los Angeles. Tweets from the Mayor signed EG

LAPD HQ ‏ 

@LAPDHQ

The Media Relations & Community Affairs Group deals exclusively with matters related to the sharing of info between the Dept. and the public we serve.

LAFD Conversation ‏ @LAFDtalk

@LAFDtalk is for queries and casual discussion about the Los Angeles Fire Department.  For incident alerts follow @LAFD. To report an emergency, call 911

LAFD  @LAFD

Los Angeles Fire Department

A full-spectrum life safety agency protecting the City of Los Angeles. To report an emergency, call 9-1-1.

City of Los Angeles ‏ @larecycles

The Official City of Los Angeles, Bureau of Sanitation page with information about programs aimed at reducing, reusing and recycling waste.

Local L.A. News & Local Publications twitter feeds

Which Way, LA? ‏ @WWLA

Award-winning moderator Warren Olney leads lively, thoughtful and provocative discussions on the issues Southern Californians care about on Which Way, L.A.?

LA Review of Books ‏ @LAReviewofBooks

A multimedia literary and cultural arts magazine with an enduring commitment to the written word.

Alice Walton ‏ @TheCityMaven

Political reporter for @KPCC who often covers City Hall, especially City Council meetings and Los Angeles government and politics in general

Huffington Post LA   @HuffPostLA

The twitter notification feed for all posts regarding Huffington Post L.A.

L.A. Times: L.A. Now  @LANow

Southern California -- this just in. News from L.A. and beyond from the Los Angeles Times. See @latimes for more news.

L.A. Weekly @LAWeekly

Keep up on news, food, music and culture in Los Angeles with tweets from Ali Trachta @MySo_CalLife.the web editor for the alternative weekly.

LAWeekly Street@LAWeeklyStreet

LA's best alternative weekly, LA Weekly has been described as The Bible of what to do and where to go in LA. Check it out! Available all over LA & the Valley!

Los Angeles Public Library twitter feeds:

LAPL ‏ @LApubliclibrary

LAPL serves the largest & most diverse population of any library in the US through its Central Library, 72 branch libraries & website.

Library Foundation @LibraryFoundLA

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles supports, promotes, and strengthens the Los Angeles Public Library through fundraising, advocacy and innovative programs.

LAPL Central Library @laplcentral

News and alerts specifically about the Central library, tweeted here

TheLibraryStore ‏ @TheLibraryStore

The Library Store offers a carefully curated collection of fun and eclectic gifts and goods, located at Central Library. All sales benefit the Los Angeles Public Library!

Los Angeles culture, arts, history, entertainment and business twitter feeds

LA, I'm Yours ‏ @LAImYours

A Los Angeles art and culture website.

LAVA ‏ @lavatransforms

a creative consortium bringing molten inspiration to the city

LAhistory ‏ @LAhistory

Jogging the collective memory of Los Angeles. People think LA has no history. They just don't know where to look.

DowntownLA.com ‏ @downtown_la

Your premier Downtown LA resource brought to you by the Downtown Center Business Improvement District.

Eater LA ‏ @eaterla Eater LA: The Los Angeles Restaurant, Bar and Nightlife Blog

Port of Los Angeles ‏ @PortofLA

Follow news and information about America’s Port, the leading container port in North America. The Port of Los Angeles – A cleaner port. A brighter future.

CurbedLA ‏ @CurbedLA

LA's neighborhood and real estate blog.


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