Living in the city and looking for the latest news on the place you call home? Maybe you are looking for a laugh or just intellectual stimulation. If you find yourself asking any of these questions and own a Twitter account, you are in luck because below there are some of the best New York City specific Twitter accounts that you can follow. Do not believe me? See for yourself.

New York Times with a twist. This parody is aimed toward a younger crowd with some poking of fun.

Once upon a time in 2009 a cobra escaped from the Bronx Zoo. Worried about where he is? Do not worry, he is on Twitter

Looking for the best and worst eats? This guy will tell you. The Times’ has him on their pay sheet as a restaurant critic.

Find out what all the tourists who visit our city really think of it.

Witty street artist fancies himself the cooler version of Banksy, and I agree. This guy is known for putting Tom Hanks heads on Banksy works.

Get the updates while you are waiting for the MTA to make you late for work.

Comedy writer for Saturday Night Live, The Onion, and Funny or Die. It is safe to say he might be able to make you laugh.

Anthony captures some of the best pictures you will see of NYC. Well worth a follow, at the very least a scroll through his work.

You already know why.

Really funny and insightful, this guy is one of a kind. Its me. I am Ari Kellen.