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!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Tula, the Town That Isn’t There
There is absolutely NOTHING left of this town. All gone. Empty. Maybe. Check out details, photos & location of this upper Michigan ghost town by clicking in!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: An Old 1902 Saloon Still Stands in Wilson
There's a cool old 1902 saloon that still stands in the town of Wilson...it looks just like Dodge City's Long Branch Saloon! Click in for photos and location...
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Mystery Falls Sinkhole, Alpena
This massive Michigan sinkhole is a mystery to some and frustrating for others. Find out why by clicking in for details, location and photos!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: ‘Polehenge’ North of St. Johns
You've probably seen this many times and wondered about it. Click in for details, location and photos!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: The Grave of the Branded Hand
Wanna visit a graveyard monument dedicated to a hand? Sure! Click in to see where this registered Historical Michigan monument is!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Volney, in Newaygo County
This Michigan ghost town goes unnoticed and isn't on many maps anymore. Click in for details, photos, and where to visit!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Caro Psychiatric Center, Tuscola County
Established in 1914, this psychiatric hospital is rumored to house some bizarre occurrences, some possibly due to escapees. Click in for details...
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The Rise & Fall of Mentha
The ghost town of Mentha is isolated, VERY historic and still has some original structures. Click in for photos, details and location!
HISTORIC MICHIGAN SMALL TOWN: Clarksville, in Ionia County
The small Michigan town of Clarksville has heard ALL the "last train to" jokes by now. But you're still welcome! Click in to read about this historic Michigan village and where to visit!
MICHIGAN HISTORY: 91st Anniversary of the Bath School Massacre
This month marks the 91st Anniversary of the 1927 Bath School Massacre. Click in to read the story...