10/27/19 9:44am

The Amityville Horror house is one of a handfulof sppoky Long Island haunts. (Credit: BrownieCharles99/Wikimedia Commons)

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From Stephen King to Goosebumps, libraries (and these days, tablets) are full of ghost stories for the hard-to-spook to the faint of heart. And come Halloween, actors dressed as the undead dole out more tricks than treats for people who dare to enter haunted houses like Gateway Playhouse.

Though a sneaky zombie may give guests a temporary fright, they can rest easy knowing it was all make believe.

But there are a handful of places on Long Island, locals insist are haunted. (more…)