Links to news and information about Monday's blackout in Los Angeles: Blogs Wikipedia
has an entry on the blackout that affected large parts of Los Angeles Monday. City watcher L.A. Observed
blogged the outage from a Starbucks. Blogging L.A.
has accounts from across the city, including this: "I was in Canter's deli when the lights went out. They were only out for about 2 minutes before they kicked back in and some people starting clapping." Preparing for Blackouts Rotating Electric Outages (PDF):
Department of Health Services safety and conservation tips. LAPD:
Staying safe during a blackout. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to power outages and other electrical problems.