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 Ashley Judd. 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 is still available. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: World’s Largest Hiawatha Statue
It's Michigan's - and the World's - Largest & Tallest statue of the mighty Hiawatha...click in and see where to visit!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Pleasant Valley in Antrim County
Not much is known about this odd little area between Charlevoix and Traverse City. Click in for photos and details...
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Four More Frightening Fowlerville Fables
Click in to read four more haunted stories that come from Fowlerville.....!
PHOTO GALLERY: Jackson County Old One-Room Schoolhouses
Check out these photos of Jackson-area one-room schoolhouses that are still standing!
New Michigan Laws for 2018: Cops, Coaches, Booze & Your Daughter
New laws that were passed in Michigan concern your young daughter, 'bad' police, high school coaches and more. Click in for details...
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Olson, in Midland County
The remains of Michigan's defunct town of Olson awaits your visit...click in for details and location!
CLOSING: Schuler Books in the Eastwood Towne Center
SAY IT ISN'T SO! But it IS - they're closing next month. Click in for details...
MICHIGAN ROCK: Terry Knight & The Pack
It was 51 years ago THIS WEEK that this Michigan band had their only chart hit. Click in for info, pics & video!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Old 1800’s Church & School Near Vermontville
There are two old buildings out in the nearby countryside, with no towns around. What was it part of? Click in for photos and location!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN: Henry Ford’s Man-Made U.P. Town
Henry Ford's "town" of Alberta never actually became a REAL town; click in to read details and where to visit!