Thursday, 18th December 2014

Top Tier Of Chicago Outfit’s Recent Shift of Power And Respect

Posted on 20. Jul, 2014 by in Current Events, Organized Crime

Joseph Andriacchi

With the rapidly declining mental and physical health of one of the most respected Outfit bosses that Chicago has seen since the death of Joseph Aiuppa in 1997, Chicago Outfit overlord Johnny “No Nose” DiFronzo has been replaced with Joseph “The Builder” Andriacchi. This is not the first time Joe The Builder has occupied the […]

ANP Roundtable for November 15th, 2013

Posted on 15. Nov, 2013 by in Organized Crime, Webcast

Peter Silvestri

Hello everyone! Frank Coconate and I are here for today’s ANP Roundtable discussion. We updated you on the status of our former co-host Michael Magnafichi. In addition we touched on local political news from the Chicago area. We’ll be back sometime next week. Have a nice weekend.

Outfit Capo Lee Magnafichi

Posted on 18. Nov, 2011 by in History, Organized Crime

Outfit Capo Lee Magnafichi

Eligio Magnafichi became the proud father to his second son, Lee, on January 10th, 1927. The name Lee is the Americanized version of Eligio. Eligio’s son, Lee, grew up in the Galewood/Montclare area of Chicago near Harlem Avenue and Grand Avenue. Lee was the third child of four children, which included Evelyn (who I know […]

Elmwood Park’s Finest – Part II

Posted on 15. Sep, 2011 by in Current Events, Organized Crime

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By the time you finish reading this article, I might remind you of Clara Peller, the now late Chicago-born actress, whose fame stems from a Wendy’s commercial and her deadpan delivery of the line, “Where’s the beef?!” My concern, however, does not revolve around an obsession with ground chuck. My query is centered on a […]