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.
Downtown Lansing’s Octagon House, 1854-1929
This downtown Lansing octagon house is sadly gone...but CLICK IN and find out a little more about it plus its location!
Tiniest Michigan Puddingstone Ever and More Unique Rocks
CLICK IN to see what may be the tiniest puddingstone ever found in Michigan. Also see many more unique Michigan rocks!
ABANDONED MICHIGAN: Governor’s Mansion, Bad Axe
This once-exquisite 1916 mansion is now in shambles...CLICK IN to go inside!
APRIL 15TH is the 108th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic
CLICK IN FOR ACTUAL PHOTOS ON BOARD THE TITANIC and see a list of Michiganders who were on the ship 108 years ago!
PHOTO GALLERY: Lansing, Then and Now
CLICK IN to see a handful of "then-and-now" pictures from around downtown Lansing!
General Custer’s Family Burial Plot, Monroe Michigan
CLICK IN to see General Custer's family plot in Monroe, Michigan, a possible hidden Custer cabin retreat in Ingham County, and more!
Dogs May Be Able To Sniff Out Coronavirus
Dogs that can sniff out this current scourge? Possibly. CLICK IN for details!
Foods You Can Freeze During Lockdown
Yes, you can freeze eggs. This info will tell you the correct way. Plus, a handful of other foods you can safely freeze while shut in...CLICK IN and read!
Coronavirus Q&A With Experts Today (03-20) on News 10, 5-6 PM
Check this out, today (March 20) from 5-6pm!
Michigan Has the Only Chain-Driven Ferry Boat in the US
The only remaining, manually-pulled ferry in the US is in our state, and it makes a fun stop on your roadtrip. CLICK IN for details and location!