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.
Three Secluded Michigan Towns You Probably Never Knew About
Here are three Michigan communities that have remaIned secluded and quiet for well over 100 years. You might have even driven through 'em at one time. CLICK IN to see where they are, then take a drive-thru!
A Massive Meteor Crater Lies Beneath This Michigan Cornfield
If a meteor of this size hit Michigan now, we'd all be goners and the whole world would be affected. Yet, this is exactly what happened many, many years ago. CLICK IN for the details and location!
Michigan’s Largest Predators!
These three beasts are the largest predators in Michigan, and the ones where you need to take extra caution. CLICK IN for photos, info, and some incredible video of cougars, black bear, and wolves!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: The Keweenaw Rocket Range
At the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula lies an old rocket range, abandoned since 1971. CLICK IN for photos and where to visit...if you're the adventurous type!
MICHIGAN LEGEND: The Snake Goddess of Belle Isle
The legend of Belle Isle's Snake Goddess has been handed down through the past few centuries. CLICK IN to read the tale...then visit Belle Isle and possibly see for yourself!
The Oldest Still-Operating Campground in Michigan
This campground has been around since 1913 and is STILL operating! CLICK IN to see where you can visit and camp!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Stagecoach Stop in the Irish Hills
Stagecoach Stop in the Irish Hills seems to be open for business during the summer months. CLICK IN for info and photos!
ROADSIDE MICHIGAN: Manley’s Fish Market, St. Ignace
This is a perfect Michigan roadside stop if you need some road food. The more unique the place, the better! CLICK IN for photos and info!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: The ‘Underground Forest’ on Old 27
The old Underground Forest roadside attraction has been closed for well over 50 years. It sits abandoned along Old 27. CLICK IN to see where it is!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: The Freda Ruins, Keweenaw Peninsula
If you like to explore, this may whet your appetite. The Freda Copper Mill ruins are awesome, but visit with caution. CLICK IN for info, photos, and location!
PHOTOS: Grand Haven Lighthouse After the Polar Vortex
CLICK IN to see photos of the snow & ice that was collected on the Grand Haven lighthouse, thanks to this year's earlier Polar Vortex attack!
Michigan’s Remote Islands: Poverty & St. Martin
An old abandoned lighthouse sits on Poverty Island..another lighthouse is not far away on St. Martin Island. Wanna visit? CLICK IN to see where these two remote Michigan islands are located!