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.
HAUNTED MICHIGAN: The Haunting of Scripps Road (and Mansion)
It's weird enough that this road is said to be haunted, but the mansion and surrounding land is said to contain paranormal activity as well. CLICK IN for the tale and location!
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...
MICHIGAN SHADOW TOWNS: Glendora & Hill’s Corners, Berrien County
The shadow towns of Glendora and Hill's Corner sit side-by-side, so they make an easy roadtrip! CLICK IN for photos, info, and location!
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 GHOST TOWN: Berryville, in Jackson County
Berryville looked like it did OK in its day, but it no longer exists, even on most - if any - maps. CLICK IN to see the location of this former village!
MICHIGAN SHADOW TOWN: Carlisle, in Eaton County
If you wanna drive down a pothole-filled dirt road to visit this old Michigan town, take a vehicle with strong shocks. CLICK IN to see where this old 1800's town exists!
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!