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.
Old 1927 Chevrolet Coupe Found Intact in Lake Huron Shipwreck
An old 1927 Chevy Coupe is among the artifacts found on this 1928 Lake Huron shipwreck. CLICK IN for photos!
No More Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlours in Michigan – or ANYwhere
Remember Farrell's Ice Cream Parlours? Where did they all go? CLICK IN for info...
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Ghost of the Ladies’ Library, Ypsilanti
The ghost of Mary Starkweather is said to haunt this old gothic mansion in Ypsilanti. CLICK IN and read the tale!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Fabius, in St. Joseph County
Fabius coulda been fabulous, but when the railroad stopped, the community stopped. CLICK IN for location...
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Otter Creek, Jackson County
This little burg in Jackson County showed a little promise, then it just quietly faded away. CLICK IN to see the location of this former community!
MICHIGAN MONSTER: The Waheela
Fact or fiction? Here's a creature that could possibly be for real. CLICK IN for photos, videos, and info!
MICHIGAN URBAN LEGEND: The Ghosts of Roberts Landing
Three spirits are said to wander this area, looking for their house that was destroyed by fire. Click the pic and read this Michigan urban legend!
MICHIGAN URBAN LEGEND: The Kelloggsville Haunted Classroom
A student who died during math class is said to haunt this school...click the pic to read this Michigan urban legend!
Michigan’s First UFO Sighting, 1897
A blimp-like UFO with flapping wings was seen over Michigan in 1897. Hoax, real, or some kind of experiment that suckered the residents? Click the pic and read the story!
MICHIGAN FOLKLORE: “Snapjaw”, the Ogre of Seney
This nut would bite the heads off animals, eat animal poop and.....well, just CLICK IN and read the rest for yourself...