Here are some articles from July 27-28, 1884 that report on the haunting of cemeteries in Queens (the description of the neighborhood is interesting too).
Following an elusive voice
A haunted woman
And according to this article, the haunting continues to this day!
Over in Machpelah Cemetery, Harry Houdini may still return on the anniversary of his death, but if he does this Halloween, no one will know about it. According to About.com, the cemetery is closed today.
Know any other Queens ghost stories?