John has spent over 50 years as an entertainer: Rock musician/singer, TV host, author, columnist, actor, producer, emcee and radio broadcaster. John and 16th U.S. president Abraham Lincoln are cousins. Favorite actors/actresses include: Clint Eastwood, Dustin Hoffman, Johnny Depp, Susan Sarandon and Richard Dreyfuss. As for favorite television shows, nowadays everything on TV stinks (unless it's an historic documentary). Favorite music of all-time includes surf, psychedelia, garage bands, Motown and just plain ol’ good time Rock & Roll. His NEWEST book, "Paranormal Michigan" has been released and his rock trivia books, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" and "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” are available as well. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site.
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Pizza Poltergeist of Reed City
Not one, but several spirits are said to dwell within this haunted pizza place, including that of a murdered neighbor. CLICK IN for details and location!
Michigan Plants That Can Harm – or Even KILL You
Pretty? Maybe. Deadly? DEFINITELY. These plants can cause pain, misery, blindness, and even death. CLICK IN to see these NINE DANGEROUS MICHIGAN PLANTS!
Man Who Played “The Mummy” in 1940 is Buried in Michigan
HALLOWEEN IN CLOSING IN! And the mummy is buried right here in Michigan! Well, the man who played him in 1940 is. CLICK in for location and watch the movie trailers!
MICHIGAN ‘LOST’ TOWN: Otisville, Genesee County
Historic but humble, the Michigan Thumb town of Otisville would make a welcome addition to a Thumb roadtrip! CLICK IN for photos, history, and location!
MICHIGAN CRIME: Inside the 1970 Murder House in Ithaca
You may know the story...now go inside the house and roam the property where this infamous 1970 murder occurred. CLICK IN to read the story and see the photos...
The Biggest Weiner in Michigan!
No, really - it is. Check it out for yourself. CLICK IN for photos and location!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Revolutionary War Soldier Haunts the Old Quaker Cemetery in Nashville
A fallen soldier from the Revolutionary War is believed to stand watch over this hard-to-find graveyard, hidden in the woods off a dirt road. CLICK IN for the tale!
Michigan’s Most Haunted Location, Pere Cheney, Re-Visited
With Halloween fast approaching, a re-visiting of this infamous haunted Michigan town may be in order...CLICK IN for many photos, the legend, and some history...
Yes, There Were Pirates on the Great Lakes
Pirates sailed the Great Lakes for a few hundred years, smuggling and bootlegging. Are there any pirate treasures at the bottom of any of our Great Lakes? CLICK IN for some details on the pirates that once roamed Michigan waters!
The Legend of Mackinac’s “Crack-In-The-Island”
This huge crack in Mackinac Island is big enough to walk through. CLICK IN for details, photos, location, and the legend!