May 21, 1959: Three WNYers among mafia leaders tied to Apalachin meeting

The Buffalo Evening News headline blares that two noted Western New York businessmen, each with long-suspected ties to organized crime in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and around the country, were indicted after police accidentally broke up a suspected secret meeting of the nation’s top mafia bosses. A third man with ties to the area was among those facing trouble. John Montana … Continue reading May 21, 1959: Three WNYers among mafia leaders tied to Apalachin meeting