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 NEW rock trivia book, “Johnny’s Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Q&A" is NOW AVAILABLE. His first, "Johnny's Jukebox Trivia” is still available as well. Make sure you check out his "Haunted Michigan" page found on this site!
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!
The Naughty Cow That Flashes Drivers
That's right...a cow that flashes you when you drive by. CLICK IN to see where YOU can get flashed!
MICHIGAN GHOST TOWN: The One-lane Roads of Peacock, in Lake Co.
Taking the one-lane backroads and dirt roads that lead to the ghost town of Peacock could get anyone lost. CLICK IN to see where to visit this former Michigan lumber town...
BURIED TREASURE: $1,000,000 Lost from 1895 Train Robbery Holdup
Think you can find ONE MILLION DOLLARS that has been buried and missing since 1895? CLICK IN and read the details!