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, "Johnny's Jukebox Word Search: The 60s" has been released and his rock trivia books, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" and "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” are available along with his two "Paranormal Michigan" books. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site.
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Witch’s Ball of Memphis Cemetery
Apparitions appear in & around a large, dark sphere in this Michigan cemetery, about an hour away. Click in and see where you can visit!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Leslie High School, 1928-1964
Take a look inside the old 1928 Leslie High School!
The Michigan Ghost Town Whose Name is Whispered in Mixed Company
This Michigan ghost town is like most other UP ghost towns...except for one obvious thing. CLICK IN for location, photos, and info!
Abandoned Amusement Park Rides Overgrown & Hidden in the Woods
Abandoned ferris wheel & other rides at a park that many Michiganders enjoyed...all deserted & overgrown in the woods! CLICK IN for photos and location!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Fibre, in Chippewa County
This old Michigan village only has railroad tracks and two buildings. CLICK IN for location!
What Two Michigan Towns Were Named After One Famous Author?
Why were these two Michigan towns - over 100 miles apart - named after this one author? CLICK IN to find out!
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: A Little Girl and an Indian Chief Haunt Hastings
The apparitions of a little girl and an Indian chief appear to townsfolk and visitors alike; CLICK IN and read where you can visit!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Haunted Farmhouse Attraction, Gaylord
This old farmhouse is the scene of an 1800s crime. It was turned into a haunted attraction for Halloween but only lasted one year. CLICK IN for the tale!
Runnin’ Out? Here’s How To Make Your Own Toilet Paper
Oops! Didn't plan ahead, eh? CLICK IN and find out how to make your own toilet paper!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Squatter Sets Up Nest in Old Farmhouse
CLICK IN to see photos of old abandoned Michigan farmhouse along with where a squatter has set up a dwelling!