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!
MICHIGAN HISTORY: The Old One-Room Schoolhouses of Ionia County
CLICK IN to see fourteen former old one-room schoolhouses, still standing in Ionia County!
Are There Flesh-Eating Ants in Michigan?
We have 113 species of ants in Michigan...any of them flesh-eaters? Some say no, others claim to have seen them. CLICK IN for info and photos!
Michigan Plants That Eat Bugs, Frogs and Mice
Michigan has three meat-eatin', bug swallowin', frog & mouse devouring plants! CLICK IN for info, photos, and video!
Anyone Know About This Old Abandoned House on Spring Arbor Road?
This old abandoned house sits along Spring Arbor Road, keeping silent about its past. Anyone know? CLICK IN for more...
OLD MICHIGAN LUMBER TOWN: Stutsmanville, Emmet County
Very little is written about this old 1800's Michigan lumber town, but there are still a couple of good photo ops here for you historians. CLICK IN for location, info, and location!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: Potter Street Train Station, Saginaw
Spirits of dead soldiers and a 'woman in white' are believed to haunt this 1881 Saginaw train station. CLICK IN for photos, location, and info!
The Shaftsburg Bigfoot
There's a Bigfoot near Shaftsburg.....CLICK IN to find out where...
Predators in Lake Michigan That Can Harm – or Even EAT You
It's not so far-fetched to think you could encounter one of these four dangerous creatures in Lake Michigan. CLICK IN to learn more and see photos!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Livingston County Courthouse in Howell
People hung in the trees? Ghostly women in white? REALLY? "Yes" claim some. CLICK IN for details and location...
27 Spiders That Are Found in Michigan
Michigan seems to have an infinite supply of different types of spiders....probably even some we haven't discovered yet! CLICK IN to see 27 spiders that are found in Michigan!