By Henry Hill
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The Times Square area is between 42nd and 55th Streets west of the Avenue of the Americas. TRIBECA Tribeca means the TRIangle BElow CAnal, and it did not exist in my day as it does today. Not even close. It’s an old rusted-industrial turned new film-industrial hip spot that runs above Vesey Street to Canal Street, west of Centre Street. The Tribeca Film Center and the Tribeca Grill are two of Robert De Niro’s additions that have really spruced up the triangle. UPPER EAST SIDE I have seen some of the hottest, richest, classiest women in my life on this very ground.
Rosa’s Place 303 West 48th Street at Eighth Avenue Manhattan (212) 586-4853 Rosa knows how to make a margarita, all kinds of them. The food somehow has kept its taste and authenticity on the long journey north. I got trashed here with some Latino cops I used to run into. They were in the know. Asian Delights (Other Than the Ladies) in Chinatown and Beyond The Chinese Triad is feared by every other criminal organization on earth. The Japanese mob is notorious for their ruthlessness and smarts. Their Yakuza crime organization was blamed for the giant bad loan scandal in the 1990s that was all over the news.
The only thing similar between New Amsterdam and Manhattan today is the prostitutes and the drugs (although neither are legalized here). Damn. New York got its present name in 1665 after those damn redcoats seized it from the Dutch. The pompous jerks renamed it in honor of their boyfriend, James the Duke of York, brother of King Charles II. Why is it called the Big Apple, Henry? Conflicting reports. ” Others claim that stable hands up from New Orleans had big aspirations and regarded the New York racetracks as the big show.
A Goodfella's Guide to New York. Your Personal Tour Through the Mob's Notorious Haunts, Hair-Raising Crime... by Henry Hill