All posts tagged: Mob Museum

RealWiseguys Radio: Life in the Vegas Mob, What Was it Like?

Every THIRD WEDNESDAY at 9ET join hosts Dennis Griffin and Andrew DiDonato for Real Wiseguys Radio on Inside Lenz Network! Listen LIVE or to podcasts: Jane Ann Morrison, columnist and former crime beat reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, will talk about the Tony Spilotro era in Las Vegas from a reporter’s perspective and how Vegas has changed over the years. Jane Ann Morrison writes on topics from politics to human interest. Her column appears Monday, Thursday and Saturday in the Nevada News section. Wendy Mazaros, author of Vegas Rag Doll, will be on the second segment to discuss her life as the wife of Mob hit man Tom Hanley. At fifteen, she fell into the arms of Ted Binion, heir-apparent of the Binion’s Horseshoe Club family. Binion passed her off to Tom Hanley; a man she would marry, and later learn was a hitman for the mob. Join co-hosts Andrew DiDonato and Denny Griffin and their guests as they discuss mobsters, murder and the Las Vegas of yesterday and today.  

The Mob Museum is the starting point for Frank Cullotta's CASINO Tours celebrating the 20th anniversary of the movie

Dennis Griffin Invited to Grand Opening of The Mob Museum Las Vegas

LOCATED IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS, THE MOB MUSEUM SHOWCASES BOTH SIDES OF THE NOTORIOUS BATTLE BETWEEN ORGANIZED CRIME AND LAW ENFORCEMENT. WITH HIGH-TECH THEATER PRESENTATIONS, ICONIC ONE-OF-A-KIND ARTIFACTS, AND INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS, YOU CAN FINALLY DISCOVER THE WHOLE TRUTH AND NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH. True Crime author and Las Vegas Mob Historian, Dennis Griffin has been invited to participate in the Grand Opening festivities on February 14 as one of the featured organized crime authors. He will be at the official ribbon cutting at 10am and will host a book signing from 11 to 3. Griffin is the author of several books which chronicle the history of organized crime in Las Vegas and the characters who play a big part in the history of Las Vegas itself. He is the host of two crime related internet radio shows, Crime Wire and Real Wiseguys. Recently Dennis Griffin became involved with Real Wiseguys, a Vegas wedding and event planning service featuring the real deal, real wiseguys. Imagine having real dishonest to goodness wiseguys at your …