The Food Shop

Deer Park Ravioli has occupied this storefront just south of the LIRR tracks for more than 50 years. It is owned by Tom McDonald and Ernie Oliviero, whose father, John, purchased the store from its founder Tom Messina in 1973....

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The Beginning

In the 1950’s, Fred Ascrizzi, Tom Messina and Frank Vetrano were among the many people who moved from New York City to Long Island in search of more reasonably priced homes and new jobs....

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