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 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...
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Little Girls of Rotary Park
The spirits of three little girls dressed in white have been seen roaming these dark trails. CLICK IN for the story and location!
ROADTRIP: Michigan’s Hidden Zoo
This zoo is tucked away in a secluded corner of the Upper Peninsula's west side. It's a haul, but a trip you should definitely make sometime...CLICK IN and check it out!
PHOTO GALLERY: Lansing History as Seen on Vintage Postcards
CLICK IN to see 50 old postcards that show how Lansing once was!
Lansing’s Sears in Frandor CLOSING in Three Months
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MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: Keno, in Roscommon County
This building is all that's left of the town of Keno...CLICK IN for location, info, and photos!
Michigan Town Terrorized by Monster Green Squirrel
The tiny town of Amble is said to have a giant green squirrel that terrorizes the villagers. Real or urban legend? You make the call. CLICK IN and read the "tail"...
The Best Mid-Michigan Thanksgiving-Style Buffets
Looking for a Thanksgiving dinner, buffet-style? CLICK IN for a list of nine suggested Mid-Michigan locations!
Prehistoric Creatures That Once Roamed Michigan
Giant beavers, sharks, and the horrible Dunkleosteus are among the prehistoric beasts that once existed in (what is now) Michigan...CLICK IN to find out more!
People Disappear Within Michigan’s “Kingdom of Darkness”
Some have entered this swamp and never came out. It's been called the densest, most dangerous land mass in Michigan. CLICK IN for info and location!