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 rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Jukebox Trivia” was published in 2002 and has a new Rock 'n Roll book that will be available Spring 2018. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
STRANGE MICHIGAN: The Man with a Hole in His Stomach
A man visits Mackinac Island and become a human digestive guinea pig. If you're not too squeamish, click in and read...
Jackson’s Automobile History to be Preserved by 2019
Jackson was once an automobile mecca and a proposed museum will highlight that fact. Click in for details and location!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Salem, in Washtenaw County
Ever hear of the Michigan community of Salem? It's only a short drive from here. Click in for location!
Michigan Ranked in Top Ten For Worst Driving in Snow
Evidently, Michigan is well-known for people who don't know how to correctly drive in the snow. Click in for the details!
History of the Lansing Police Department
Check out this video with some great vintage photos of the Lansing Police Department!
MICHIGAN HISTORY: The Metz Fire, 1908
This was one of the most tragic fires in Michigan history. Click in for details...
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Old North Grove Schoolhouse in the Thumb
Visit this old Michigan one-room schoolhouse while it's still standing...click in and find out it's location!
PHOTOS: Building Jackson’s Cascades Falls, 1932
Take a look at this photo gallery of the construction of the Cascades in 1932 and watch a documentary as well!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Little Girl of Point Iroquois Lighthouse
The ghost of a little girl who was eaten by a bear haunts this Michigan lighthouse! Click in for more details...
LANSING AREA ONE-ROOM SCHOOLHOUSES: Wheatfield Township
Here are more old one-room schoolhouses still standing in our area. Click in for photos and locations!