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Local Roots, Local Focus
We meet with Pennsylvania’s 6th District U.S. Representative to discuss his work with the House Energy and Commerce Committee, cybersecurity, community banking, and more. Read More
Swinging For The Fence
Introducing Your New Chairman, Troy A. Peters When Troy Peters played baseball at York College of Pennsylvania, he and his teammates all dreamed of making it to the major leagues. They knew their chances were slim, but they were undeterredRead More
Keeping Up With JBT
When President and CEO Troy Peters first came to Jonestown Bank & Trust Co. in 2006, he had no idea that one of his elderly female customers was the unofficial historian of Jonestown and an author. This little lady woundRead More
#BankingOnMillennials
Ask your favorite millennials how your bank can attract and retain them and their friends, both as bank employees and customers, and you will probably hear Rule #1: OMG, stop with the word “millennials.” They “literally can’t even.” The worn-outRead More
An Independent Voice for Small Business and Community Banking
We sit down with Freshman Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick to discuss his thoughts about working on Capitol Hill, the tasks his committees are working on, the importance of small businesses and community banks to our Commonwealth, Congressional reform, and more. Read More
The Young and the Paperless
Somerset Trust Company In his first banking job, G. Henry Cook, as a blossoming young college student in the swinging ‘60s, was tasked with sorting paper checks and placing them in alphabetical order. During his second year as an undergradRead More
Success 101
Enterprise Bank’s EB-U Invests in Client IQ An MBA from Harvard or years of the daily grind still cannot prepare you completely for the twists and turns in life, and in banking. Rules change; people confound; competitors vex; and technologyRead More
A Pennsylvanian to Lead the Nation’s Community Banks
The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) is the nation’s voice for more than 5,800 community banks of all sizes and charter types, located from the sandy beaches of California and the copper-colored mountains of the Midwest, to the lighthousesRead More
Bright Bank, Big City
Tioga-Franklin Savings Bank Philly. Cradle of freedom, home of the juiciest cheesesteaks and golden soft pretzels, land of the traffic-choked “Sure-kill” Expressway, the scarred Liberty Bell, the mighty Delaware River, Rocky, and the brashest of sports fans. For Tioga-Franklin SavingsRead More
The Conscientious Change-Maker
We sit down with State Representative Stan Saylor to discuss his new position as House Appropriations Committee Chairman, Pennsylvania’s budget, House Bill 218, and more. Read More
You’re at Home with Sewickley Savings Bank
Sewickley Savings Bank, headquartered 11 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, has three branches, 21 employees, a storied 133-year history, and numerous charitable and community causes they contribute to annually. Read More
The Bristol Romp
The Small Business Revolution Featuring Fidelity Savings and Loan Association of Buck County The sun glistens like diamonds off of the Delaware River. A train storms by Bristol Station, used by hundreds daily. Two boxers spar in a cramped gym.Read More
Community Builder
Senator Bob Casey, Jr. An Exclusive Interview with Pennsylvania’s Senior Senator PACB President/CEO Nick DiFrancesco (ND): You are nearing the end of your second term as US Senator and will be up for reelection in 2018. What successes are youRead More
Hometown Hero
Congressman Dwight Evans: Fighting for Pennsylvania’s 2nd District on Capitol Hill Dwight Evans is no stranger to fighting hard for his community. Serving as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for 36 years, he made a name forRead More
The Growing Season
Farmers National Bank of Emlenton When miners worked in the craggy, shadowy underground some 140 years ago, they faced a persistent problem: their pants kept ripping. Thanks to a Bavarian named Levi Strauss, necessity led to invention, and sturdy, reinforcedRead More
US Representative Keith Rothfus
Carrying the Torch For Community Bank Regulatory Relief PACB President/CEO Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Congratulations on being elected Vice Chairman of the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit on the House Financial Services Committee. It is well deserved as youRead More
Community Bank Cares
Pat McCune, President and CEO of Community Bank, likes to point out that Community Bank, “with a capital ‘C,’ capital ‘B,’” feels an obligation to epitomize all that comprises a community bank, “lower-case ‘c,’ lower-case ‘b.’” The community is notRead More
25 Years and Counting
Many Visionaries, One Voice It all began with an impending retirement, a critical dinner meeting, and a realization that two groups that seemed like competitors were actually kindred spirits. It was 1991, and Community Bankers of Pennsylvania President Frank Pinto,Read More
Trump Triumphs
Donald Trump: Our 45th president. That headline seemed implausible just two years ago, but after a seemingly endless campaign of unprecedented vitriol and vulgarity, Trump triumphed, sending shock waves through seasoned and first-time voters, pollsters, members of the media, college campuses, and the world community. Read More
Woodlands Bank Goes Local, Thinks Global
For Woodlands Bank, based in little, leafy Williamsport, there’s no place like home. Led by CEO Jon P. Conklin, the bank communicates that “home-first” message through its social media accounts, new bank accounts, advertising and actions every day. Recently, anRead More
PACB Services Inc. Selects ICI Consulting as Preferred Provider for Core Processing Contract Negotiation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Barbara W. Holbert, President & CEO PACB Services, Inc. 717-231-7447 barbara@pacb.org www.pacb.org October 21, 2016 HARRISBURG, PA – Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers Services, Inc. (PACB Services, Inc.) is pleased to announce the selection of ICIRead More
Champion of Community Banking
Fresh from joining PACB at The 139th Annual Convention, ICBA President and CEO Cam Fine sits down with PACB President and CEO Nick DiFrancesco to discuss the future of community banking, Wells Fargo, regulatory relief, credit unions, and more inRead More
Introducing Frederick P. Henrich
At the 139th Annual Convention in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, Frederick P. Henrich took the reigns at your 2016-2017 PACB Chairman of the Board. In this exclusive article, we take a look at Fred's banking career and the history of Coatesville Savings Bank. Read More
A Fresh Perspective
PACB President/CEO Nick DiFrancesco sits down with Pennsylvania House Commerce Committee Chair Adam Harris to discuss economic growth in the Commonwealth, the state budget, community banking, hockey, and more in this exclusive one-on-one interview. Read More
Grow Your Community Award Winners 2016
The 2016 Grow Your Community Award winners exemplify the importance of community banks. These projects and stories are just a taste of what our members are constantly doing to ensure the success of the communities in which they serve. Community banks help to grow their communities in more ways then we’ll ever know, and for that, we thank you. Congratulations to all of this year’s Grow Your Community Award winners! Read More
Senator Scott Wagner: Challenging the Status Quo
PACB recently sat down with the first-term State Senator to discuss his views on Pennsylvania. We asked him three basic questions: “What motivated you to become a State Senator?”, “What are your thoughts on the current state of the PennsylvaniaRead More
Covenant Bank: The Arc of the New Covenant
The logo of Covenant Bank in Doylestown is a rustic covered bridge cloaked in a canopy of trees. It’s a symbol that fits like a just-issued card in a slick new automated teller machine. First, the barn-red covered bridge isRead More
Going the ESSA Mile
For the July Transactions Community Bank Profile, we visit ESSA Bank & Trust, headquartered in Stroudsburg, PA. As ESSA approaches the milestone 100th Anniversary, we take a look at the history of this community bank and learn a little more about what they mean to the communities they serve. Read More
President Patrick Harker
Members of the PACB Executive Committee sit down with the leader of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia to discuss his first year at the Fed, the current state of the economy, job creation, community banks, and more in this exclusive interview. Read More
Saving For A Rainy Day
First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County Most savvy investors save for a rainy day, but hope the storms never rumble on through their lives. For the residents of Waynesburg, Greene County, they not only embrace the rain;Read More
An Interview with PA State Senator Sean Wiley
PACB sits down with State Senator Sean Wiley To Discuss Pennsylvania’s 49th Senatorial District, his role in the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee, the Commonwealth’s current economic state, bank shares tax, and more. PACB President/CEO Nick DiFrancesco (ND): You haveRead More
Never Quiet On The West View Savings Front
David J. Bursic has too often seen bad things happen to good people.   As president and CEO of West View Savings Bank and WVS Financial in the scenic North Hills of Pittsburgh, he witnessed a savvy, accomplished businessman beingRead More
PACB 2016 Voter Guide
President The race for President so far has been unpredictable to say the least. And, there is no doubt that there are more surprises to come. One thing is clear, the electorate is sending a message that they won’t standRead More
Meridian Bank: The Prime Meridian
Ancient Chinese medicine defines a “meridian” as a critical pathway in the body through which vital energy flows. In twelve short years, Meridian Bank has become that dynamic conduit for the Greater Philadelphia area, and parts of New Jersey andRead More
Budget Roundtable Discussion
Nick DiFrancesco, President/CEO of the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers, Kevin Shivers, Executive State Director of the National Federation of Independent Business, David Taylor, President of the Pennsylvania Manufacturers Association, and Matthew Brouillette, President and CEO of the Commonwealth Foundation meet to have a round table conversation about the current state of Pennsylvania’s budget issues. Read More
PeoplesBank: Of The People, By The People, For The People
As part of PeoplesBank’s 150th Anniversary celebrations, they gave 10 random individuals the opportunity to Pay $150 Forward to a person or organization of their choice. Over the course of two months, PeoplesBank surprised people while they were working, on their lunch break, or enjoying a weekend out on the town. Their conversations started with a simple question, “If you had $150 in cash to pay it forward, how would you make a difference?” None of the participants replied with the same answer, yet they all had an impact on the life of a stranger in their own unique way. Read More
Priorities: Pennsylvania Leaders Weigh In
The Leaders of the Pennsylvania General Assembly have a unique perspective and experience with all aspects of government. events over the past year, along with the morass of the budget process, have exposed some areas in desperate need of reform.Read More
Community State Bank of Orbisonia
Doing More Than Their Fair Share When most Americans turn 65, they contemplate retirement, eying a retreat to a sunnier, seaside locale and a slower, steadier pace. For the Community State Bank of Orbisonia, their 65th year proved that theyRead More
US Senator Pat Toomey
Cornerstone PACB sits down with the Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection to discuss the current state of community banking and what the future holds for our industry. Allison Coccia (AC): Senator, whatRead More
Harleysville Savings Bank
100 Years of Fortitude Frank Sinatra used to close out his concerts with this parting wish for his audience: “May you live to be 100, and may the last voice you hear be mine.” In December 2015, Sinatra himself wouldRead More
Small Business Champion
Allison Coccia (AC): Since we last spoke, there have been significant changes in the make-up of Republican Leadership in the House of Representatives. You were very vocal during the race for Speaker of the House. What do you think SpeakerRead More
Jim Thorpe Neighborhood Bank: 160 Years of Olympic Advances
When a young, athletic Harry W. Hintz traveled below the Mason-Dixon Line to interview for a teaching and coaching job in genteel, leafy North Carolina in 1952, he happened to meet an impeccably dressed man in a navy-blue suit whileRead More
PACB 138th Annual Convention Recap | The Broadmoor
PACB’s 138th Convention concluded on September 28 to high acclaim. The Association hosted more than 350 individuals dedicated to the advancement and betterment of the community banking industry in the Commonwealth. There was an air of excitement throughout the eventRead More
Senator Don White: Striving For Stronger Pennsylvania Communities
Nick DiFrancesco (ND): You are closing in on nearly a decade of service as chairman of the Banking and Insurance Committee. During our last interview in June of 2011, we talked about the national banking crisis and how our stateRead More
Fostering Strength: Meet Your New Chairman
Meet the 2015-2016 PACB Chairman of the Board, Terry Foster. Read More
PACB Donates $74,000 to American Red Cross for Disaster Victims
The founding mission of the PACB disaster relief fund was finally realized on Aug. 13, when members of the PACB Executive Committee presented a check for just under $74,000 to the Central Pennsylvania Region of the American Red Cross, which serves 22 counties. Read More
Grow Your Community Award Winners 2015
The 2015 Grow Your Community Award winners exemplify the importance of community banks. These projects and stories are just a taste of what our members are constantly doing to ensure the success of the communites in which they serve. LookRead More
The Maestro of Macroeconomics
Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester meets with PACB to discuss redeveloping the rustbelt, worldwide economic volatility, and the connection between Opera and economic calamity. Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Thank you for taking time and sitting down with us. You’ve beenRead More
Catalyst: Secretary Robin Wiessmann
Secretary Robin Wiessmann discusses stepping in and leading a proactive, forward-thinking PA Department of Banking and Securities Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Thank you for sitting down and talking with us Madame Secretary and congratulations on your Senate confirmation. You’ve been atRead More
First Columbia Bank & Trust Co.: Star Quality
“Some people wait a lifetime…for a moment like this…. Oh, I can’t believe it’s happening to me….” The lyrics from Kelly Clarkson’s blockbuster hit from the first season of the ratings juggernaut American Idol translate into melody the feeling thatRead More
Green Nest Eggs and Scams
When Michele Herzog of William Penn Bank in Bucks County decided to search for news articles about cases of elder abuse, identity theft and scams to help her warn older citizens, she didn’t have to look far. The print andRead More
Affordable Housing Program
A Legacy of Success By: Tim Zimmerman If we consider the numbers only – $238 million in grants from FHLBank Pittsburgh and $4.7 billion nationwide – the Affordable Housing Program (AHP) would be a tremendous success story. The 40,000 individualsRead More
East River Bank: The Housing Cycle
In the golden sunlight of summer, teams of teenagers and twentysomethings will shift into high gear and embark upon a once-in-a-lifetime journey to experience America. Each one will shimmy out from behind the windshield of their car and cut throughRead More
PACB Storms Washington, D.C.
There is a whimsical atmosphere in Washington when spring arrives. While the cherry blossoms are the main draw, the tomes of history permeate every street, building and monument as you walk the stately roads leading to an impressive US CapitolRead More
Pennsylvania’s Bank Shares Tax Proposal
PACB President/CEO Nick DiFrancesco recently sat down with Milestone President/CEO John Spier and Allegheny Valley Bank President/CEO Andy Hasley to talk about how Governor Wolf’s proposal to raise the bank shares tax rate by 40% would affect community banks’ abilityRead More
First Community Bank of Mercersburg
Hey, Little Spenders Meet Bill and Penny, community banking’s most beloved power couple. As the endearing mascots for First Community Bank of Mercersburg (formerly The First National Bank of Mercersburg), Bill, as in “Dollar,” and Penny, as in Abe Lincoln’sRead More
Grow Your Community
2015 GROW Your Community Awards Program
Did you know that April is Community Banking Month? Community banking month is a great time to let your community banking light shine! This year, we hope that you will join the effort to promote community banking. We encourage you to host that award-winning event and to perform that award-winning service project – and then share it with us by entering the 2015 GROW Your Community Award Program. Read More
Mr. Reed Goes To Harrisburg
PACB sits down with Pennsylvania House of Representatives Majority Leader Dave Reed for an exclusive interview to discuss the economy, the state education system, community banks, and more. Read More
Brentwood Bank
For this month's Community Bank Profile we visit Brentwood Bank to learn more about their award-winning partnership with Family Promise of Southwestern PA. Read More
Congressman Tom Marino
Getting Washington Back to Work Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Congressman thank you for taking some time to talk to us today. You’re now in your third term, representing the 10th Congressional District. Do you mind sharing about your motivation for runningRead More
Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust
Giving 110% Movie critics, historians, and lovers of pop culture have long known that a film…a theatrical production…a book can change the world. Witness this year’s Academy Award nominees, all cinematic masterpieces that drove home vivid narratives about the destructiveRead More
Opportunities For Investors In Small Banks?
PACB friend in the news: Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com Feb. 27, 2015 – 4:43 – Bluestone Financial Institutions Fund CEO Ted Peters on why investors should look to small banks to boost their portfolios. (Featured on Fox Business)
Senator Dave Argall
Working to Rebuild Pennsylvania’s Communities Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Thank you Senator for taking the time to sit and talk with us about a policy issue in which you have invested a sizeable amount of time and effort, blight. You’ve beenRead More
Washington Financial Bank
Building Blocks Fred Fleet, president of Highland Ridge Community Development Corporation (HRCDC) in Washington County, Pennsylvania, remembers when Locust and Highland Avenues in the city of Washington were among the most coveted and classiest places to live. Stately Victorian homesRead More
The Pennsylvania Political Landscape
Paradigm Shift or Pragmatic Politics Now that 2014 has concluded, ending with a whimper, all attention is turned to 2015 and even fast forwarding to 2016. The year is sure to meet the expectations of drama, speculation, and rumor mongeringRead More
Ambler Savings Bank
Spreads Liquid Sunshine A fence now surrounds the beloved 155 East Butler Street headquarters of Ambler Savings Bank. It is a temporary barrier as the bank undergoes a major building project, and a paradoxical sight for a bank that hasRead More
Secretary Glenn Moyer
Secretary Glenn Moyer sits down with PACB to talk about the Department of Banking and Securities’ accomplishments over the past four years and how the department is positioned for emerging trends in the 21st century of banking. Read More
Somerset Trust Company
The memory of the Boeing 757 passenger airplane, on a flight path from Newark, New Jersey to San Francisco, is still as vivid as the cloudless aquamarine skies and golden sunlight of that late summer morning. The silver vessel crashed into the quiet countryside of Shanksville, Somerset County. All 40 passengers and crew perished in the crash, but not before a determined team of heretofore-strangers fought off four Islamic hijackers in an act of unmitigated heroism. These spontaneous heroes no doubt saved dozens, if not hundreds, more lives as they successfully diverted the plane from the hijackers’ intended target—the U.S. Capitol. Read More
Cyber Crime
CATO and fraud losses are on the rise for financial institutions. Partnering with SBS, we take a look at the threats community banks are facing and steps they can take to help ensure their safety. Read More
Rising Above the Storm
We sit down with First Columbia Bank & Trust Company to learn more about the ways they give back to their community, including the rebuilding of Kidsburg - their award-winning service project. Read More
Chairman Andy Hasley
A look back on the life of Allegheny Valley Bank President/CEO Andy Hasley, and a look forward at his plans for the upcoming year, acting as PACB’s Chairman of the Board. Read More
Grow Your Community Awards 2014
Announcing the inaugural Grow Your Community Award winners. This year’s winners exemplify the importance of community banks and how they help their communities survive and thrive. Read More
Small Business Experience
PACB sits down with Congressmen Lou Barletta and Mike Kelly for an exclusive interview to discuss the small business background they bring to Congress and their influence on national policy. Read More
Wine, Workers, and Song
We meet with Altoona First Savings Bank and two of the local businesses they are working with to make dreams come true: The U.S. Hotel in Holidaysburg and Woody Lodge Winery in Ashville. We invite you to learn more about these great businesses and their partnership with their local community bank in this month’s Community Bank Profile. Read More
Lead From The Front
Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Each of you works with many successful organizations and individuals. Are there common issues that challenge the best leaders? Mark Crocco (MC): There are so many issues that come to my mind. I think a lot ofRead More
The Bryn Mawr Trust Company
Changing Fortune on the Main Line Big changes are coming to Bryn Mawr Trust. Yet, at its core, everything’s staying the same. Despite a whirlwind of “go-big” advancements over the past decade, and more changes on the horizon, the bank’sRead More
Miners Bank: Life in the “FAS” Lane
PACB sits down with Miners Bank executives David Snyder, George Groves, and Richard Kashnoski to learn more about how the community bank is giving back to the local community of Pine Grove through PACB Financial Advisory Services. Read More
Certified Community Lender: PACB’s Continuing Dedication to Education
Congratulations to Duane Bock of First National Bank of Mercersburg, Leslie Weaber of Mid Penn Bank, and Chris Grimm of First National Bank of Mercersburg for earning the prestigious designation of Certified Community Lender! Read More
Bridging the Gap
We sit down with Winthrop Watson to discuss aspects of the Johnson-Crapo bill including adjustable-rate mortgage, road blocks, community banks, loan options, and more. Read More
Greening An Urban Core
For this month’s Community Bank Profile, we travel to Northwest Philadelphia to visit Valley Green Bank and learn more about how they are living a “shop local, buy local, grow local” philosophy. Read More
Mailing It In
A look at the U.S. Postal Service’s proposal to branch into banking and financial services. Read More
A More Perfect Union
Union Building & Loan Savings Bank and Bridgewater: A look at how much of an impact a community bank has on its community, no matter the size. Read More
A Plan For Pension Reform
An examination of the current state of Pennsylvania’s pension program and the options for pension reform that are currently being presented. Read More
Milton Savings Bank Invests In Time
A look at the history of Milton, Pennsylvania and the ways in which a local community bank is fully invested in ensuring that the town thrives. Read More
Treading Water
The Housing Market Versus Flood Insurance Premiums With their youngest son getting ready to start kindergarten, Jeff King and his wife, Jill, put their Wilkes-Barre home on the market last summer intending to buy a house in a different schoolRead More
MCS Bank
The True Value of a Community Bank The word “Menno” means “strong” in Dutch. So the picturesque farms, charming main-street storefronts, and enterprising mom-and-pop businesses of Menno Township in Mifflin County wear their name well. The 1,900-plus citizens of MennoRead More
Killing the American Dream
A look at the Ability-to-Repay and Qualified Mortgage Rule from different perspectives around the Commonwealth. Read More
New Bank of Bird-in-Hand is Worth the Journey
Bank of Bird-in-Hand is the first de novo bank in the U.S. since late 2010, and PACB was at the ribbon cutting ceremony. We invite you to take a look at their journey from idea to reality. Read More
Integrity Bank’s Game-Changers
The Camp Hill based Integrity Bank knows that building positive employee morale will ensure success in the local community for years to come. Read More
Pennsylvania: A Look Toward 2014 From the Four Corners
A look at the current state of Pennsylvania’s economy from the viewpoint of political and community bank representatives from across the commonwealth. Read More
The OCC: Discussing A Path Forward
Thomas J. Curry, joins PA‘s community bankers at their Annual Convention to discuss the future of the industry and the steps taken by the agency to facilitate better dialogue. Read More
William Penn Bank Sows Good Will
William Penn Bank President/CEO, Terry Sager, sits down with PACB to discuss how the bank employees give back to the local community every month. Read More
Regional Card Education Seminar
This not-to-be–missed event is FREE to you and your staff and is designed to help expand your cardholder base and offset lost debit fee income with credit card revenue. Read More
Dennis Cirucci: Alliance Builder
From auto mechanic to CPA to community bank President/CEO, Dennis Cirucci has held many titles throughout his life. Beginning in September, he added one more title to his resume: Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers Chairperson. Read More
One Plus One Equals Three
Perry County based Riverview Bank has bridged the mighty Susquehanna River to serve the communities of Marysville and Halifax, with plans to branch north into Pottsville. Read More
Charles Plosser: Driving the Engine of Economic Growth
The President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia talks about the economy, the current regulatory environment, and community banking with PACB. Read More
F&M Trust Building Small Business in the Community
A look at how the Chambersburg-based community bank is giving back to its community through the Shippensburg University Small Business Development Center. Read More
Ending an Era
Pennsylvania's newest Financial Services Committee member, Keith Rothfus, discusses his district, community banks, the Pittsburgh Pirates, and more. Read More
Beneficial Bank
Beneficial Bank
In 2012, Beneficial Bank was a “Top Fundraiser” for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. This year the bank surpassed 2012’s record by raising nearly $10,000 through employee and customer donations. Efforts such as this are reflective of Beneficial’s ongoing commitment to being a good corporate citizen in the greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey region. Read More
Rebuilding The Local Community
In one of Philadelphia’s most violent and run-down neighborhoods, Hyperion Bank is partnering with a nonprofit developer to transform 18 buildings into quality rental housing badly needed in the shattered community. But the project in the city’s Strawberry Mansion areaRead More
Enterprise Risk Management
A Lunch With Secure Banking Solutions we’ll bring the lunch! Sept. 10 • 11am – 1pm DoubleTREE by Hilton – Monroeville 101 Mall Blvd. Monroeville, PA 15146 Sept. 11 • 11am – 1pm PACB Office 2405 N Front Street Harrisburg,Read More
136th Annual Convention Preview
We invite you to read articles provided by a number of our convention speakers. These articles provide a snapshot of the topics that will be covered during the education sessions at PACB's 136th Annual Convention. Read More
2013 CBW Best of the Best Awards
2013 Community Banking Week Best of the Best Award Winners announced! Read More
2013 Community Service Awards
The communities in Pennsylvania are getting better, they are thriving because community banks care. In a time when our friends and neighbors are struggling, our members have stepped up to support local charities and community events. The Community Service Awards were developed to formally recognize outstanding civic leadership and service by community banks. Packets have been mailed and will be hitting your desks shortly. Please take a look, consider the events your bank has held, and submit an entry to us by Friday, August 9, 2013. We look forward to hearing your great stories! Additionally, you can download the 2013 Community Service Awards entry form after clicking below. Read More
Tim Zimmerman
Tim Zimmerman, president and CEO of Standard Bank in Monroeville, Pa., wasn’t always a banker, but he has always been a “finance guy.” Tim’s recent election to the Executive Committee of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) is the latest addition to his growing service to the community banking industry. Read More
Happy Birthday Standard Bank!
Standard Bank is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and even though Tim hasn’t been there quite that long, he’s working to ensure that the bank appropriately celebrates this important milestone in its history. Read More
Leadership Conference 2013 DVD Sale
Didn't make it to PACB's Leadership Conference? NO PROBLEM! The Leadership Conference sessions were professionally videotaped so that you can learn valuable information in your own office. Purchase a DVD today! Read More
HR Conference 2013 DVD Sale
Didn't make it to PACB's Human Resources Conference? NO PROBLEM! The HR Conference sessions were professionally videotaped so that you can learn valuable information in your own office. Purchase a DVD today! Read More
Community-Focused Banks
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett contributes to this month’s Transactions, discussing his support of community banks. Read More
Welcome To Nimble Hill…
Nimble Hill Brewing Company started as an idea, and thanks to Peoples Neighborhood Bank, that idea has become a thriving craft brewery. Read More
2013 ICBA Policy Summit
Thank you to all of the attendees for traveling down and standing up for Pennsylvania Community Banks! Read More
Scott Perry
Congressman Scott Perry talks about his new role as a US Congressman for Pennsylvania’s 4th District and his experience in the 28th Aviation Battalion. Read More
Marquette Savings Bank
Marquette Savings Bank honored as the 2012 “Outstanding Philanthropic Organization.” Read More
Harrisburg Chamber Holds Congressional Forum
Four Pennsylvanian Congressman addressed business leaders and local officials at a breakfast this morning about the effects of sequestration. In a panel discussion, Congressman Charlie Dent (15th District), Congressman Lou Barletta (11th District), Congressman Tom Marino (10th District), and Congressman Scott Perry (4th District) talked about issues ranging from sequestration to healthcare reform to natural disaster assistance. Read More
Community Banks And Cyber Attacks
U.S. Representative Pat Meehan recently met with various members of Pennsylvania’s community banks to discuss how modern technology has led to cyber attacks on banks, and what steps they take to prevent being hacked at their financial institutions. Read More
Not In My Backyard
Recently, it was announced that State Correctional Institution Cresson will be shut down. We sit down with Gary Bradley, President and CEO of Cresson Community Bank, to take a look at what this closing means to the Cresson community. Read More
Property Taxes
A VEXING PROBLEM, A PRACTICAL SOLUTION For more than thirty years, the Pennsylvania General Assembly has grappled with the problem of relentlessly rising school property taxes and the damage caused by this inequitable levy with no effective result. Why hasRead More
Serving the Community in 2012
As one of the few community banks in their region, Indiana First Bank finds it important to participate in the community. Initially organized as a Pennsylvania chartered mutual thrift, Indiana County Building and Loan Association was established in 1922. TheyRead More
Scholarship Applications
Just a reminder – the deadline for the PACB Foundation Scholarship applications is quickly approaching. All entries must be postmarked by Friday, February 8, 2013.
Celebrating 90 Years in Community Banking
2013 is an important year for The Neffs National Bank, which serves the greater northern Lehigh Valley. This year, the bank will celebrate a significant milestone, its 90th anniversary, by holding a special promotion each month, such as a seminarRead More
The Electric City Senator
Nick DiFrancesco (ND): You were successful in your re-election bid back in November with a substantial margin of victory. What are some of the major policy objectives you hope to accomplish during your second term? Senator Robert p. Casey, JR.Read More
Convention Education Session Proposals
Would you like to make a presentation during our upcoming 136th Annual Convention? Click "read more" to learn how! Read More
PACB Meets With FDIC Director Thomas Hoenig
The Executive Committee, along with the Chair and Vice Chair of the Legislative Committee, trekked down to Washington D.C. earlier this week to meet with FDIC Director Thomas Hoenig and senior FDIC staff, as well as OCC Deputy Comptroller PaulRead More
Main St. not Wall St.
They’re a long way from Wall Street, but communities such as Monroeville, Murrysville and Greensburg may face complex capital regulations imposed on the monumental financial institutions in New York. Pending regulations would unnecessarily subject community banks to the same requirementsRead More
Pennsylvania Proud. Fiscally Focused.
Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Prior to your election win in 2010, you had also served in the US House in the 109th Congress. How has the political landscape differed, if at all, since your previous time in Congress? Congressman Mike FitzpatrickRead More
Giving Thanks For Employees
The goal of C&G Savings Bank, based in Altoona, is to create a positive, friendly, and energetic environment for both their employees and customers. Being dedicated to identifying ways to achieve that goal, the Bank invested in a personnel positionRead More
Election 2012 – Post Election Review
Recap of the Presidential and Statewide races in Pennsylvania. Read More
Defender of the State
State Senator Mike Stack Discusses His Leadership in the State Senate and Pennsylvania National Guard NICK DIFRANCESCO (ND): You’re now in your third term as a Senator representing Northeast Philadelphia, Bridesburg, and Port Richmond. How have you seen your districtRead More
Team Up. Think Pink.
Whether your wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, niece, or friend – it’s very likely that you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer. “Every day, 32 women in Pennsylvania are diagnosed with breast cancer. We have to rememberRead More
Preserving Pennsylvania’s Agricultural Spirit
Local agricultural fairs, dating as far back as the 1600s, were important for trade, competition, and highlighting American culture. Fairs today carry on these same traditions. Each year, people of all ages gather at the local fairgrounds to show theirRead More
Introducing Ron Geib
Ron Geib, President and CEO of Harleysville Savings Bank and Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation, is ready to start his term as the new PACB Chairman. He follows Past Chairman Chuck Leyh, President and CEO of Enterprise Bank. Geib’s goal asRead More
PACB Travels to Washington D.C.
On Wednesday September 26th, Nick DiFrancesco, president and CEO of PACB, and Tim Arthun, Director of Government Relations of PACB, met with legislative staff members in 4 congressional offices; Rep. Gerlach, Rep. Brady, Rep. Shuster, and Rep. Murphy. The visitRead More
Fed Announces New Policy
Today, the Federal Reserve announced a new policy aimed at stimulating the still struggling US economy. Read More
TAG Outreach Urgent; Contact Congress Today!
URGENT ACTION NEEDED! The US House and Senate reconvened this past Monday following an August recess with a busy schedule ahead of them. A six-month federal spending measure to keep the federal government running is expected to advance in theRead More
Jeff Gerhart: Fourth Generation Banker
PACB & ICBA: Standing Strong on the Front Lines NICK DIFRANCESCO (ND): Thank you for agreeing to participate in this interview. I know you’ve been traveling across the country and your time is tight. Can you give us a littleRead More
That’s My Bank!
Community Banking Week: Best of the Best Winners Overall Winner Malvern Federal Savings Bank Jack of All Trades Winner – Community Liverpool Community Bank Most Influential – Children’s C&G Savings Bank Best Use of Advertising – Community Altoona First SavingsRead More
A Steady Hand Guiding The Recovery
NICK DIFRANCESCO (ND): I think our readers would be interested to know what life is like as a voting member of the Federal Reserve System’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). Can you share some personal perspectives on your responsibilities andRead More
Youth Are The Future
With donations to organizations including fire departments, churches, libraries, schools, food banks, and other charities and community events, it is no surprise that The Scottdale Bank & Trust Company has been recognized for outstanding community service. Earlier this year, theRead More
A Discussion With Senator Pat Toomey
Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Thank you for agreeing to this interview. To be honest, I don’t even know where to begin. In your first 18 months of service in the senate, you’ve been challenged with a worldwide economic crisis and aRead More
Bank on a Smile
A Lebanon County community bank has found success in differentiating themselves from “big banks” following a rebranding campaign. Jonestown Bank & Trust Co., or JBT as customers know it, underwent some changes in 2007. Troy Peters helped to initiate thoseRead More
Leadership Profile: Representative Turzai
Nick Difrancesco (ND): Thank you for doing this interview with us. Can you tell us about the EmployPA initiative that was announced at the beginning of April? What is the intent of the initiative? Representative Mike Turzai (MT): We‘ve beenRead More
PACB Visits Capitol Hill
WOW! WHAT A WEEK! From April 24 through April 27, PACB staff and about a dozen of its members were in attendance at the ICBA Washington Policy Summit along with about 900 other community bankers from across the US. PACBRead More
PACB Foundation Scholarship Winners Announced
The PACB Foundation was organized in 1994 to provide funds for the advancement of educational endeavors. The Scholarship Fund is the keystone of the Foundation’s educational mission, and actively invests in the futures of driven and community-minded young scholars. TheRead More
Coatesville: A City Full of Potential
Coatesville, a once thriving city nestled in Chester County has had its fair share of struggles. For many years, the city’s businesses and residents were largely dependent on Lukens Steel as an industry and as the primary employer in theRead More
Credit Union MBL Bill on the Fastrack; Contact your Senators TODAY!
Credit Union MBL Bill on the Fastrack; Contact your Senators TODAY! S.2231, the new bill that would expand credit unions member business lending, has been put on a fastrack in the US Senate.  It is expected to be brought to theRead More
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to pursue discriminatory lenders
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to pursue discriminatory lenders The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced that it will use all available legal avenues, including disparate impact, to pursue lenders whose practices discriminate against consumers. The Bureau stated in a pressRead More
Dartmouth’s Jim Yong Kim named World Bank president
Dartmouth’s Jim Yong Kim named World Bank president The World Bank named Jim Yong Kim, Dartmouth College’s president, as its new chief on Monday. The bank board said it had chosen Kim as the institution’s 12th president to succeed RobertRead More
Congress Returns
Congress Returns Congress returns from a two-week spring break today with some big votes on tap. The Democratic-led Senate expects to vote on a “Buffett rule” measure by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI. It would slap a minimum 30% income taxRead More
More Business Lending Would Challenge Credit Unions
More Business Lending Would Challenge Credit Unions Fitch Ratings announced on Friday that it opposes legislation in Congress that would raise credit unions member business lending from the current limit of 12.25% to 27.5%.  Fitch said that limited experience and lackRead More
Credit Union Legislation
New legislation has been introduced to fast track the credit unions quest to expand their business lending. Senator Mark Udall (D-UT) the sponsor of the original legislation, S.509, reintroduced the bill as S. 2231. Udall took the step after S.509Read More
Providing 125 Years of Service, Malvern Federal Savings Bank Hits a Milestone in 2012
This year is a time of celebration for Malvern Federal Savings Bank, as 2012 marks the bank’s 125th anniversary. While this is quite a note-worthy milestone for any business, it is a significant milestone for Malvern Federal. In a worldRead More
FDIC Increases Regional Coverage for Ombudsman
In 2009 the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) increased the number of its Regional Ombudsmen from three to six. Each Regional Ombudsman is now responsible for only one of the FDIC’s six Regions. The Regional Ombudsman for the New YorkRead More
New Obama Initiatives
Obama Unveils Two New Housing Initiatives March 6, 2012 President Obama announced two new housing initiatives to aid struggling homeowners and members of the military. As many as 3 million FHA borrowers would be eligible for the new terms underRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Homeowner’s Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program (HEMAP) The state attorney general’s office is considering using $69 million to re-fund the Homeowner’s Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program (HEMAP). The commonwealth is set to receive about $266 million in mortgage assistance for homeowners inRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Federal Reserve Board On March 2 the Federal Reserve Board issued guidance to community bank examiners on what they should consider when upgrading an institution’s supervisory rating. The Fed’s guidance will apply to state member community banks supervised by theRead More
Treasury: Pennsylvania’s Profit Center
Treasurer Rob McCord explains how the Pennsylvania State Treasury generates a positive return for taxpayers and helps Pennsylvanians achieve economic security. Read More
It Started With a Dream…
For this February's member profile, we take a look at the Clover Hill Vineyards & Winery and their ongoing relationship with their local community bank, Fleetwood Bank. Read More
Making a Statement in 2012
A look back at some of PACB's accomplishments from 2011 and a look forward at our goals for 2012. We are here for Pennsylvania's community banks, just like you are there for your communities. Read More
That’s My Bank!
The wait is over… PACB is pleased to announce the theme for Community Banking Week 2012: “That’s My Bank!”  We will be celebrating Community Banking Week from April 2-7, 2012, as part of the national Community Banking Month. Read More
PACB’s Newest Staff Members
Beginning at the start of the new year, PACB added a few new faces to it's staff. Meet the new additions here! Read More
Today’s Headlines….
Communities First Act Supports Agricultural Growth Community bankers know that this high-priority legislation benefits specific types of institutions, including publicly traded and Subchapter S institutions, but they may not be aware of important benefits for banks located in rural AmericaRead More
You’ve Been Served! Now what?
For community banks, involvement in civil lawsuits is becoming a regular cost of doing business these days. Legal actions are initiated for any number of reasons, but all lawsuits share common elements and pitfalls that require close attention and quick response. Failure to take the right action within the required timeframe could mean that important rights are lost or squandered. Read More
Exclusive Interview: Gov. Tom Corbett
Online Excerpt: Nick DiFrancesco : I want to talk about your decision within the Department of Banking, and to thank you for Glenn Moyer because he has just been terrific. I know he’s got some initiatives going on, and we’veRead More
Transactions: Sec. Glenn Moyer
33-year banking veteran Glenn Moyer is Governor Tom Corbett’s pick to lead the Pennsylvania Department of Banking. The lifelong Pennsylvania native was recently confirmed as the chief executive of the 120-year-old department, overseeing some 225 Pennsylvania state-chartered banks, thrifts, creditRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Entrepreneur Magazine – How Community Banks Are Wooing Small-Business Customers
Friday Blog — Civics & Citizenship
My son, Nick, posted an interesting comment on his Facebook page.  His take away from last night’s GOP presidential debate was “I love election season…candidates debating about perfect legislation and idealistic politics that will never come into place.  Never getsRead More
Today’s Headlines….
ICBA wants moratorium on mergers and acquisitions The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) has requested a moratorium on mergers and acquisitions over $100 billion (£64 billion) in the US involving financial institutions. Chris Cole, senior vice-president and senior regulatoryRead More
Friday Blog – US Economic Policy
A few months back I stood at the edge of Hoover Dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River.  At over seven hundred feet tall, and well over a thousand feet wide, it’s an overpowering testimonial to the wayRead More
Today’s Headlines…
CFPB: We got here one mortgage at a time by Kerri Panchuk Raj Date, special adviser to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, pulled the bureau into a more public role when addressing the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on Thursday.Read More
Today’s Headlines…
Financial Institutions, Customers See Drop in Cyber Crime Losses American Banker WASHINGTON — Despite a steady stream of negative headlines, the intensifying focus on the threat that cyber crime poses to the financial sector may be yielding positive results. UBSRead More
Today’s Headlines…
UBS Trader Racks Up $2B Loss, Raises Doubts About Risk Management American Banker ZURICH — UBS announced early Thursday that a rogue trader racked up about $2 billion in losses, a surprise blow that came hours after British police arrestedRead More
Classic Frank
Transactions Magazine sits down with former PACB President & CEO Frank Pinto. Frank Pinto began his career in Philly politics.  After a stint as a legislative operative, his path turned to PACB, where his political savvy and optimism helped moldRead More
Transactions Interview with Rick Santorum
This summer, Rick and Karen Santorum camped out in the Hawkeye State to chase one of the four tickets to the next level of the presidential sweepstakes.  A convincingly strong fourth place finish in the Iowa Straw Poll and theRead More
Friday Blog…Debt Ceiling
RE:  The US Debt Ceiling…and so much more! Once again Main Street waits and watches as Washington prepares to take action on our nation’s obligations.  Like you, I’ve paid close attention to the discussions, watched the advocacy initiatives, and quiteRead More
Friday Blog…
 RE:  The New Banking Secretary Yesterday afternoon, I joined with other members of the PACB executive committee in an extended, private conversation with Banking Secretary Glenn Moyer.  As the newly-installed head of a regulatory agency, the perspective he offered isRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Bair Has Been Effective Watchdog at FDIC New York Times The FDIC has some advantages over other watchdogs. Its clear remit is to protect bank depositors’ interests, and it is financed by premiums levied on banks rather than being beholdenRead More
Friday Blog…
Happy Birthday America!!! As we begin our three day celebration of the birth of our nation, I want to give a shout out to Governor Tom Corbett and those legislative leaders in the PA House and Senate that worked hardRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Local legislators’ votes split on party lines Republican & Herald Jim Cawley in his capitol office prior to the final vote to approve the 2011-12 state budget Wednesday in Harrisburg. Three Republican state legislators were pleased the state budget wasRead More
Banking’s Top Senator
June’s Issue of Transactions features Sen. Don White, Senate Banking Chairman.  Below is a transcription of the interview. Can you give me an outline of the top two or three action items during your tenure as the Senate Banking CommitteeRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Jobless Claims and Home Sales Reflect Slowdown in Economy New York Times By BLOOMBERG NEWS More Americans than forecast filed applications for first-time jobless benefits last week and new-home sales fell in May, highlighting the Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke’sRead More
Today’s Headlines…
The Real Legacy of Sheila Bair’s FDIC Forbes (blog) On June 16, 2011, Forbes.com published an opinion piece by Vern McKinley and Tom Fitton about FDIC Chairman Sheila C. Bair’s legacy (Sheila Bair’s Legacy: Bailouts, Secrecy and Power Grabs, June 16, 2011).Read More
Today’s Headlines…
Gold Prices Ease Wall Street Journal By RHIANNON HOYLE LONDON—The spot price of gold was marginally lower ahead of the end of the US Federal Reserve’s policy committee meeting. Although no rate change is expected, investors will be looking forRead More
Today’s News…
As Fed meets amid soft patch, economists eye second half USA Today That problem is sure to weigh on the mind of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke as the Federal Reserve convenes Tuesday . By Haruyoshi Yamaguchi, Bloomberg News Employees assembleRead More
Friday Notes…
Our state legislators had a full work week navigating a complex puzzle of pre-June 30 legislative work.  The end of June is the deadline to deliver on the governor’s promise of an on-time, no-tax hike state budget. Action was takenRead More
Today’s Headlines…
Greenspan Says Greece Default ‘Almost Certain,’ May Trigger US Recession Bloomberg By Vivien Lou Chen – Thu Jun 16 23:46:34 GMT 2011 Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, said a default by Greece is “almost certain” and could help driveRead More
Today’s Headlines…
FDIC’s Bair to Tell Congress Banks Need to Raise More Capital Bloomberg “It is the FDIC’s experience that most banks can and do raise capital when needed, even banks in extreme financial difficulties. The most important obstacle to raising capitalRead More
Key Headlines…
Bernanke Don’t tie debt limit to spending cuts Politico By JENNIFER EPSTEIN | 6/15/11 7:10 AM EDT Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Tuesday again urged congressional Republicans to support an increase in the debt ceiling ahead of the earlyRead More
Save the Date!
 September 27, 2011  10:00 a.m.   PACB, Saul Ewing LLP and Boenning & Scattergood, Inc. will host a webinar: “What you need to know now about Bank Mergers & Acquisitions”
Tweets!
@PCUA: Consumers are losers as Senate denies amendment to stop & Study #interchange impact. @icbanews: Senate failure to pass @JonTester/@SenBobCorker is a loss for #MainStreet consumers. @Todderm: #interchange…Thanks Washington.  Coming up with new ways to make consumers less safe atRead More
Senate Fails to correct Interchange Mistake
This afternoon the US Senate failed to pass an amendment that would have delayed the provisions of last year’s Durbin interchange amendment.  US Senator Pat Toomey (R-PA) voted with consumers and Pennsylvania’s Main Street community banks.  US Senator Casey votedRead More
Senate Failure to Pass Tester/Corker Is a Loss for Main Street Consumers
Earlier today the US Senate failed to pass an amendment sponsored by Sens. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) that would have protected small debit card issuers and delayed the harmful Federal Reserve proposed rule on debit interchange forRead More
ICBA Alert – Interchange
After significant changes were made to ICBA-advocated debit card interchange legislation, a vote on the measure is expected as soon as this week. ICBA is strongly urging the nation’s community bankers to use the association’s new grassroots alert to urgeRead More
May’s Transactions Magazine
Be sure to dive into May’s issue of Transactions magazine!  Here’s a flavor of what you’ll find: The Harder Right | 14 Miners Bank CEO George Groves is a West Point graduate, now heading up a bank with a nearRead More
The Harder Right
The Harder Right: An Interview with Miners Bank CEO George Groves May 9, 2011 Nick DiFrancesco interviews George Groves, CEO of Miners Bank Nick DiFrancesco (ND): Miners Bank is nearing the 80-year marker. As the current caretaker of this richRead More
Save the Date
June 30, 2011 @ 10AM Webinar: PA Inheritance & Estate Tax Act
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@FDICgov…The statement of FDIC Chairman Sheila C. Bair on FDIC Oversight: Examining and Evaluating the Role of the Reg… http://1.usa.gov/mjl4YR
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@PatriotNews…Pennsylvania bill to overhaul unemployment system bogs down in House: An employer-backed bill to overhaul Pennsy… http://bit.ly/j4Nu76
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@PatriotNews…Pennsylvania House GOP passes budget over Democrats’ objections: HARRISBURG, Pa. — Majority Republicans in the P… http://bit.ly/kMyRFj
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@CFPB…Over 10,000 people have weighed in on a single, simpler mortgage disclosure. Have you? Three days left! http://go.usa.gov/bhO
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OCC Proposes Rule to Implement Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency t… http://bit.ly/iwPnzL
FDIC’s Bair Stepping Down July 8
The FDIC announced that Chairman Sheila Bair’s official departure will be July 8. Bair has announced her intention to leave the agency following the expiration of her term as chairman. An FDIC board meeting during the first week of JulyRead More
Communities First Act Introduced
ICBA publicly expressed its support for legislation designed to help community banks invest in their local communities to help support small businesses, jobs and the economy. The Communities First Act (H.R. 1697), which was introduced by House Financial Services CommitteeRead More
PA Congressmen Pitts & Thompson support Bill Addressing Exam Environment
PA Congressmen Pitts (PA-16) and Thompson (PA-5) cosponsored legislation sponsored by Rep. Bill Posey (R-Fla.) to prevent federal banking regulators from arbitrarily penalizing community banks for working constructively with borrowers. The Common Sense Economic Recovery Act of 2011 (H.R. 1723)Read More
The Week Ahead…
Tuesday At 9:15 a.m., the FDIC board of directors meets to discuss a notice of proposed rulemaking to implement a section of the Wall Street Reform Act on regulating FDIC-supervised entities engaged in retail foreign exchange transactions. At 9:30 a.m.,Read More
ICBA-Backed Bill Addresses Harsh Exam Environment
 ICBA-supported legislation to prevent federal banking regulators from arbitrarily penalizing community banks for working constructively with borrowers was introduced in the House. The Common Sense Economic Recovery Act of 2011 (H.R. 1723), introduced by House Financial Services Committee memberRead More
Santorum Shows Up, Wins SC Straw Vote
Santorum Shows Up, Wins SC Straw Vote Thomas Fitzgerald, Philadelphia Inquirer Sunday, May 08, 2011
April’s Transactions Magazine
Don’t miss the current issue of PACB’s Transactions Magazine.  Here’s what you’ll find on the pages: The Transformer | 17 Pat McCune, President & CEO of Community Bank in Washington County is interviewed by Nick DiFrancesco.  Listen to the interviewRead More
Community Banking Month
The tree buds and heavy doses of pollen are the first sign of, you guessed it, Community Banking Month in Pennsylvania!  This April, we’re celebrating the tremendous work your organization contributes to the goal of providing unmatched professionalism and valueRead More
ICBA Community Bank Channel
Do you want to hear what Sheila Bair had to say to community bankers at the ICBA National Convention?  This and more is available on the ICBA’s Community Bank Channel web site.  Take a look and hear from key policymakersRead More
ADP Issues March Employment Report
PACB associate member ADP issued its March Employment Report on March 30, 2011. Check it out at http://www.adpemploymentreport.com/
Corbett Proclaims Community Banking Week
PA Governor Tom Corbett joined community bankers across the Commonwealth in celebrating Community Banking Week.  Traditionally, April is Community Banking Month, and April 4-8, 2011 has been designating as Community Banking Week.  We applaud Governor Corbett for his service toRead More
2011 Scholarship Interviews
This is interview day at PACB! The process that began with 42 applicants has been narrowed down to  a field of 10 talented students, all of whom are vying for one of five $1,000 PACB Foundation scholarships.  While only five canRead More
2010 PACB Foundation scholarship winners
The 2010 PACB Foundation scholarship winners have been announced. Read More:
PACB Partners with CBANC Network
cbanc Network is an online network of community banks. cbanc’s tools allow banks to do more work with fewer resources by sharing best practices between bankers from across the country. Using points instead of dollars, banks save valuable time andRead More
Classified Ad
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ACH Fraud Scam
A number of banks in PA, as well as many nationally, have been hit by an internet banking scam. Read More
Deal on Tax Extenders Could Offer Holiday Cheer
Bipartisanship can be hard to come by in Washington, but there are encouraging signs that Congress and the administration have heard the voice of reason when it comes to extending important tax measures that are set to expire. More onRead More

Events

FDIC Directors/Trustees College
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Asset/Liability Management Seminar
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Asset/Liability Management Seminar
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PACB Convention 2018
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Lending Program with Bankers Insight
Date tentative. More information coming closer to event date.
Marketing Conference
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Future of Community Banking Conference
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HR Conference
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Security Seminar
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PACB Regional Meeting – Region III
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PACB Regional Meeting – Region II
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PACB Regional Meeting – Region I
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2018 Security Program with Barry Thompson
Date tentative. More information coming closer to event date.
2018 Bankers Insight Lending Program
Date tentative. More information coming closer to event date.
PACB Region 2 Meeting
Region 2 – Thursday, March 30, 2017 Altoona – Blair County Convention Center REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM AGENDA: 8:00am:Read More
PACB Region 3 Meeting – SOLD OUT
Region 3 – Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Exton – Hilton Garden Inn REVIEW AND REGISTER The PACB Region 3 Meeting has SOLD OUT. Registrations are no longer being accepted for this location. However, we invite you to register for oneRead More
PACB Region 1 Meeting
Region 1 – Friday, March 31, 2017 Monroeville – DoubleTree Hotel REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM AGENDA: 8:00am: Registration/Networking/Buffet BreakfastRead More
WEBINAR: “Leveraging Core Contract Terms and RFPs”
WEBINAR – PACB Services Inc. December 13, 2016 @ 1:00pm EST If you plan to sign a Core Processing agreement within the next few years, there are essential contractual terms and Request For Proposal (“RFP”) questions that you should addRead More
WEBINAR: “Leveraging Core Contract Terms and RFPs”
WEBINAR – PACB Services Inc. December 7, 2016 @ 1:00pm EST If you plan to sign a Core Processing agreement within the next few years, there are essential contractual terms and Request For Proposal (“RFP”) questions that you should addRead More
Current Issues in Asset/Liability Management – Monroeville
Thursday, October 26, 2017 DoubleTree Monroeville 101 Mall Blvd, Monroeville, PA. REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM SEMINAR AGENDA 8:30am: Registration/RefreshmentsRead More
FDIC Directors and Trustees College
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 DoubleTree Monroeville 101 Mall Blvd, Monroeville, PA. REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM SEMINAR AGENDA 8:15am: Registration/ContinentalRead More
Current Issues in Asset/Liability Management – Camp Hill
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Radisson Hotel Harrisburg 150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM SEMINARRead More
PACB ONE FORTY | Annual Convention
140th Annual Convention September 20-24, 2017 The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort Coeur d’Alene, Idaho REVIEW AND REGISTER To register by mail, please download the CONVENTION REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM   HOTELRead More
Liquidity Management and Stress Testing
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Central Penn College 600 Valley Road, Summerdale PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM SEMINAR AGENDA 8:30am:Read More
2017 PACB Fraud Workshop
Thursday, November 9, 2017 Radisson Hotel Harrisburg 150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM WORKSHOPRead More
Future of Community Banking Conference
Thursday, May 18, 2017 – Friday, May 19, 2017 The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center 215 Innovation Boulevard, State College, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To registerRead More
Human Resources Conference
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 – Thursday, May 11, 2017 Hershey Lodge & Convention Center 325 University Drive, Hershey, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please completeRead More
Marketing Conference
May 4 –  May 5, 2017 Hershey Lodge & Convention Center 325 University Drive  Hershey, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATIONRead More
Retail Banking Seminar
Friday, April 21, 2017 Central Penn College 600 Valley Road, Summerdale PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM SEMINAR AGENDA &Read More
2017 Security Workshop
The PACB 2017 Security Workshop is for Information Security, IT Security, Security Officers, Cashiers, Training Officers, Branch Managers, HR Managers and Compliance Officers. Read More
Risk Management Seminar – LOCATION CHANGE
Thursday April 6, 2017 PACB Headquarters 2405 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, PA REVIEW AND REGISTER To review program details and register by mail, please download the REGISTRATION BROCHURE To register online, please complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM  AGENDA: 8:45 –Read More
Commercial Loan Documentation
The purpose of this one-day workshop is to provide participants with a good understanding of the Commercial Loan Documentation process from approval to closing. Read More

Member News

First Federal of Greene County
First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County Donates to “Stuff the Bus”
Customers and employees of First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County recently donated more than a dozen bins and bags worth of school supplies for Greene County United Way’s 15th annual “Stuff the Bus” campaign. Supplies from backpacksRead More
Mis Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank Trust Department Awards $114,350 in Scholarships to Local High School Graduates
Mid Penn Bank recently announced that its Trust Department awarded a total of $114,350 to 58 students pursuing post-secondary education. The recipients included 27 students who graduated in 2017 from Millersburg Area High School and Upper Dauphin Area High School.Read More
Mis Penn Bank
Anna Mae Forney Scholarship Trust at Mid Penn Bank Awards $25,100 in Scholarships to Upper Dauphin Area High School Graduates
Mid Penn Bank recently awarded a total of $25,100 to three 2017 graduates of Upper Dauphin Area High School, as well as nine prior Upper Dauphin graduates. The scholarships are from the Anna Mae Forney Scholarship Trust, established through theRead More
Fleetwood Bank
Fleetwood Bank Announces New Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, Rachel Bashore
Fleetwood Bank is pleased to announce that Rachel Bashore has joined the team as Vice President, Chief Operating Officer. Bashore most recently worked as a Compliance Risk Officer at Customers Bank where she was responsible for compliance risk management inRead More
Mis Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank Receives Regulatory Approval to Open Halifax Branch
Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to open a retail branch on Route 225 in Halifax Township. TheRead More
Fleetwood Bank
Fleetwood Bank and the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce hold Grand Re-Opening/Ribbon Cutting for Newly Transformed Fleetwood Branch
Fleetwood Bank was excited to share its newly transformed Fleetwood Branch with fellow chamber members and the community Wednesday evening, July 19th at its Grand Re-Opening/Ribbon Cutting event. Employees, community members and dignitaries came out to celebrate the completion ofRead More
UNB Bank
UNB Bank Appoints New Vice President
Dwain J. Barlow was recently promoted by the Board of Directors of UNB Bank to the position of Vice President. Mr. Barlow has been the Chief Credit Officer for the Bank since October of 2013 and is responsible for managingRead More
People's Bank
PeoplesBank Names Emily N. Doxzon Vice President & Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Emily N. Doxzon has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Ms. Doxzon will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with business clients, as well as managingRead More
People's Bank
PeoplesBank Names Aarica L. Smith Shrewsbury Financial Center Manager
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Aarica L. Smith has been named Financial Center Manager of the Shrewsbury office. Ms. Smith has over 15 years of banking experience and was most recently employed by SunTrust BankRead More
Pennian Bank
The First National Bank of Mifflintown to Change Charter
Mifflintown, PA – The First National Bank of Mifflintown (FNBM) announced today that they have applied to convert from a National to a State-chartered bank. The charter conversion also comes in conjunction with a name change. Effective June 30, 2017,Read More
Fleetwood Bank
Fleetwood Bank awards $8,000.00 scholarship to Zachary W. Moser of Hamburg Area High School
Fleetwood Bank is pleased to announce that Zachary W. Moser, a 2017 Hamburg Area High School graduate, has been awarded the 2017 Fleetwood Bank Scholarship. Fleetwood Bank is committed to provide scholarships in the local communities to help families offsetRead More
People's Bank
PeoplesBank Names Susan Lang Vice President & Client Care Manager
York, PA (June 9, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Susan Lang has been named Vice President, Client Care Manager. Ms. Lang has over 17 years of banking experience and was most recently employedRead More
cfs bank
cfsbank Announces New Branch and Commercial Center
cfsbank has announced the opening of its new branch and commercial center in Southpointe, Canonsburg, PA. Initially, the Commercial Business Banking Center will act as the central hub for the Banks Business Banking Team allowing them to better offer professionalRead More
First Columbia Bank & Trust Company
First Columbia Teen Star 2017 is Crowned
Bloomsburg, PA – First Columbia Bank crowned Maiah Farley the 2017 Teen Star at the 7th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition. Maiah, a sophomore at Central Columbia High School, was one of 12 high school vocalists who tookRead More
First Columbia Bank & Trust Company
First Columbia Branches Into Montour County
First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. is pleased to announce the opening of a branch office at 400 Walnut Street in Danville, Pennsylvania on Thursday, June 8th. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday toRead More
Sharon Savings Bank
Veteran of Prudential Takes Over Reins of Darby-Based Sharon Savings Bank
Joseph Corrato has been hired by Darby-based Sharon Savings Bank to take over as CEO on Sept. 1 from Frank S. DePaolo, who will stay on as vice chairman, writes Jeff Blumenthal for the Philadelphia Business Journal. Corrato has spentRead More
Mis Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank and NFL Alumni Association Raise $50,000 to Benefit PA Breast Cancer Coalition
Mid Penn Bank, in partnership with the NFL Alumni Association, recently held a Celebrity Golf Tournament that raised $50,000 for the PA Breast Cancer Coalition. The tournament was held May 10 at Blue Ridge Country Club in Harrisburg. “I suspectRead More
Community Bank
CB Financial Services, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
CARMICHAELS, Pa., May 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CB Financial Services, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:CBFV), the holding company for Community Bank, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per outstanding share ofRead More
Community Bank
CB Financial Services, Inc. Promotes Patrick G. O’Brien to President and Announces Results of Annual Shareholders’ Meeting
CARMICHAELS, Pa., May 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CB Financial Services, Inc. (“CB Financial” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:CBFV), the holding company of Community Bank and Exchange Underwriters, Inc., a wholly-owned insurance subsidiary of Community Bank, today announced that Mark E.Read More
People's Bank
PeoplesWealth Advisors Names Aaron L. Austin Wealth Advisor
York, PA (May 5, 2017) – PeoplesWealth Advisors is proud to announce that Aaron L. Austin has joined the company as a Wealth Advisor. Mr. Austin is a graduate of Harford Community College with an associate’s degree in Business Administration.Read More
People's Bank
PeoplesBank Names Mia Brown Mortgage Loan Originator
York, PA (May 5, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Mia Brown has been named Mortgage Loan Originator. Ms. Brown will be responsible for developing mortgage relationships with clients, realtors, and builders throughout theRead More
People's Bank
PeoplesBank Names Karen Nelson North Hanover Financial Center Manager
York, PA (May 5, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Karen Nelson has been named Financial Center Manager of the North Hanover office. Ms. Nelson has over 20 years of banking experience and wasRead More
PennCrest Bank
PennCrest BANK Proudly Announces New Branch Managers
PennCrest BANK is pleased to announce that Erica Kopera and Mary Beth Page have joined the Bank, effective April 17, 2017. Erica has been named Branch Manager at the Gallitzin office. She has over 20 years of experience in theRead More
Mis Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank adds third branch location to Lancaster County with New Holland office
Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has opened its third Lancaster County branch office, located at 689 W. Main St. in New Holland, Earl Township. The bank held a ribbon-cutting ceremony this morning to celebrateRead More
First Federal of Greene County
First Federal of Greene County donates house to Redevelopment Authority
WAYNESBURG, PA – First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County recently donated a house in Monongahela Township to the Greene County Redevelopment Authority, which plans to renovate the home and offer it for sale. The 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom houseRead More
First Columbia Bank & Trust Company
First Columbia Goes on Offense Against Drugs with Former NBA Player Chris Herren
Bloomsburg, PA – First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. will present REBOUND — The Chris Herren Story at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Gross Auditorium in Carver Hall on the campus of Bloomsburg University. The presentation isRead More
PennCrest Bank
PennCrest BANK Proudly Announces New Chief Financial Officer, Timothy Bracken
PennCrest BANK is pleased to announce that Timothy Bracken has joined the Bank as Chief Financial Officer, effective April 10, 2017. As a member of the Bank’s executive team, Tim will play a key role in developing and implementing theRead More
Mis Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank Receives Regulatory Approval to Open Orwigsburg Branch
Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to open a retail branch at 1021 Centre Turnpike in Orwigsburg. TheRead More
Mid Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank Announces Plans to Open Branch in Halifax
Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has plans under way to construct a branch office in Halifax, Pa. The bank has secured land on Peters Mountain Road in Halifax Township, otherwise known as Route 225,Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. and The Scottdale Bank & Trust Company Announce Agreement to Merge
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (March 29, 2017) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (“Mid Penn”) (NASDAQ: MPB), headquartered in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, and The Scottdale Bank & Trust Company (“Scottdale”) (OTC: SDLJ), headquartered in Scottdale, Pennsylvania, today jointly announced the signing ofRead More
First Federal Greene County
Chairman Retires from First Federal of Greene County’s Board
WAYNESBURG, PA – Scott S. O’Neil, Chairman of the Board of Directors of First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County, recently announced his retirement from the Board. At its March 27 meeting, the Board accepted O’Neil’s resignation asRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Awards PeoplesChoice Recognition to Top Performing Assocaites
York, PA (March 15, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company is proud to announce the recipients of the PeoplesChoice Recognition Award, given to associates who receive nominations by their peers for performing exemplary acts of client service throughout theRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports YWCA Lancaster
York, PA (March 13, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented the Spanish American Civic Association with a check for $5,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provide funding toRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Associates Build and Donate 45 Bikes to Local Non-Profits
York, PA (March 10, 2017) – As part of a team building activity during the PeoplesBank Annual Associate Meeting, associates worked together to build forty-five bikes. The bikes were then donated to the United Way of York County, United WayRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports Susquehanna Waldorf School
York, PA (March 7, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented the Susquehanna Waldorf School with a check for $5,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provide funding to thisRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports Spanish American Civic Association
York, PA (March 6, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented the Spanish American Civic Association with a check for $5,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provide funding toRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports The Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
York, PA (March 2, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented The Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster with a check for $5,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provideRead More
Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank to Acquire HJ Wealth Management
Malvern, Pa. (March 2, 2017) – Meridian Bank announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire HJ Wealth Management, LLC of Plymouth Meeting, PA. HJ Wealth will join with the Bank’s wealth advisory group to form Meridian Wealth Partners,Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports The Janus School
York, PA (February 28, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented The Janus School with a check for $10,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provide funding to this outstandingRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Opens In Its New Camp Hill Location
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Feb. 27, 2017) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), today opened its new Camp Hill office at 2148 Market Street. The former Camp Hill location at 2101 Market Street willRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Supports The Harrisburg Academy
York, PA (February 27, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently presented The Harrisburg Academy with a check for $10,000. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. “We are delighted to provide funding to this outstandingRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Contributes $560,000 to Support Education Within the Community
York, PA (February 24, 2017) – PeoplesBank recently gathered representatives of thirty three York County-based organizations on the stage of the Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center to present them with checks totaling $560,000. These Funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBankRead More
MCS Bank
Walk for Warmth
The Seventh Annual Walk for Warmth was held Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Fayette Area Lion’s Den.  MCS Bank in partnership with United Way of Mifflin-Juniata would like to thank all of those that contributed either by walking, making monetaryRead More
Fleetwood Bank
Fleetwood Bank Announces New Vice President of Retail
Fleetwood Bank is pleased to announce that Hope Pearson has joined the team as Vice President of Retail. Pearson most recently worked as a Vice President of Community Lending at Community First Fund where she was responsible for community andRead More
Mid Penn
Shifflet Designated as a PHFA Top Producing Mortgage Originator
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Feb. 16, 2017) – Mid Penn Bank Residential Mortgage Sales Manager Angela Shifflet was named a PHFA Top Producing Mortgage Originator for 2016 in the state of Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). PHFA works toRead More
Neffs National Bank
The Neffs National Bank Donates to Area Educational Foundations
On February 14, 2017, The Neffs National Bank, Neffs, PA presented donations to the Parkland School District Education Foundation-$25,000, the Northwestern Lehigh Educational Foundation-$25,000, Lehigh Carbon Community College Foundation – $25,000 and the Wildlands Conservancy, Inc.-$25,000. The donations were madeRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Seeks Regulatory Approval to Open Orwigsburg Branch
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Feb. 14, 2017) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), is seeking regulatory approval to open a branch at 1021 Centre Turnpike in Orwigsburg. The bank today submitted an application toRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Neil Orechiwsky As Senior Vice President, Managing Director of Capital Markets
Bryn Mawr, Pa., February 7, 2017 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (”BMT”), has announced the appointment of Neil Orechiwsky, as Senior Vice President, Managing Director of Capital Markets, effectiveRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Bernie Wolfe Vice President and Consumer Lending Manager
York, PA (February 3, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Bernie Wolfe has joined the company as Vice President, Consumer Lending Manager. Mr. Wolfe has over 40 years of experience in the banking industry,Read More
Brentwood Bank
Brentwood Bank NeighborWorks
Brentwood Bank recently contributed to NeighborWorks (a non-profit organization with the mission of financial empowerment that promotes homeownership and stable communities in Western Pennsylvania). NeighborWorks offers free counseling, homebuyer education and financial literacy courses designed to help individuals and familiesRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Heather Hall as SVP, Commercial Loan Manager
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 27, 2017) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of Heather R. Hall as senior vice president and commercial loan manager. A resident of New Cumberland, Hall previously served as director of surety at Gunn-Mowery, LLC.Read More
Meridian Bank
Kochka Named New Chief Lending Officer at Meridian Bank
Malvern, Pa. (January 25, 2017) – Meridian Bank announced the promotion of Charles Kochka to Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer. Kochka will oversee all of Meridian’s commercial and consumer lending, as well as the merchant processing and payments group.Read More
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UNB Bank Celebrates 110 Years of Banking
MOUNT CARMEL, PA (January 24, 2017) — UNB Bank, one of the oldest financial institutions in East Central Pennsylvania, just celebrated their 110th anniversary. UNB Bank, previously known as The Union National Bank of Mount Carmel prior to converting toRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Promotes Aaron Kveragas Vice President and Business Banking Officer
York, PA (January 19, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Aaron Kveragas has been promoted to Vice President, Business Banking Officer. Mr. Kveragas began his career with PeoplesBank in 2011 as a Credit Analyst.Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Receives Regulatory Approval to Relocate Camp Hill Branch
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 13, 2017) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to relocate its CampRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Promotes Tammy Tucker to Vice President and Director of Regulatory Compliance
York, PA (January 11, 2017) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Tammy Tucker has been promoted to Vice President, Director of Regulatory Compliance. Ms. Tucker began her career with PeoplesBank in 2015 as a ComplianceRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank continues Lancaster County expansion with New Holland branch
MILLERSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 9, 2017) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to open a retailRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank $10,000 Donation to the Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services, Inc.
New Tripoli – New Tripoli Bank, has donated $10,000 to the Northern Valley Ems, Inc. (NOVA). The bank recognizes NOVA, a volunteer based non-profit emergency medical service department serving Walnutport, Slatington, and the Townships of North Whitehall, Washington, Heidelberg andRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Mariluz Gonzalez as Senior Vice President and Consumer Compliance Officer
Bryn Mawr, Pa., January 3, 2017 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (”BMT”), has announced the appointment of Mariluz Gonzalez, as Senior Vice President and Consumer Compliance Officer, effective NovemberRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Carl B. Bear Commercial Relationship Officer
York, PA (December 21, 2016) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Carl B. Bear has joined the company as Commercial Relationship Officer. Mr. Bear will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with business clients,Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Names John M. Hayes Executive Vice President
New Tripoli, PA – New Tripoli Bank has announced that John M. Hayes been promoted to Executive Vice President. John joined New Tripoli Bank in March 2016 as Senior Vice President/Chief Lending Officer. His responsibilities will be expanded to includeRead More
Peoples Bank
Seven Students Graduare from the PeoplesBank Student Banker Apprenticeship Program
York, PA (December 19, 2016) — The PeoplesBank Student Banker Apprenticeship program provides local high school students with a unique, two-year opportunity to discover how the banking industry works through hands-on learning experiences with bank leaders and other team members.Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank opens second Lancaster County branch
LANCASTER, Pa. (Dec. 12, 2016) – Mid Penn Bank today opened its second Lancaster County branch, located at 1817 Oregon Pike in Manheim Township. The bank held a ribbon-cutting ceremony this morning to celebrate the opening. The Oregon Pike branchRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Promotes Janet Noone to Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Janet Noone has been promoted to Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Ms. Noone will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with business clients, as well as managing loan portfolios.Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Employees Raise $11,000 to Benefit Penn State Cancer Institute
Mid Penn Bank employees held a “No Shave November” campaign and raised $11,000 for Penn State Cancer Institute. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Donates to The Cooperage Project
The Dime Bank is proud to donate $6,000.00 to The Cooperage Project, which includes a $1,000 Gold Sponsorship and $5,000.00 to support The Cooperage’s Romping Radishes program, a series of healthy-living classes for kids. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Mark Ketch as SVP, Commercial Loan Manager
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of Mark F. Ketch as senior vice president and commercial loan manager. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Seeks Regulatory Approval to Relocate Camp Hill Branch
Mid Penn Bank is seeking regulatory approval to relocate its Camp Hill branch from 2101 Market Street to 2148 Market Street. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Expands Mortgage Division with Two New Hires
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation, parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company, has announced the appointment of Susan Kuon, as Vice President, Mortgage Loan Officer, and Patrick McGowan, as Vice President, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer, in the Mortgage Division. Both are based in the Bryn Mawr, Pa., corporate headquarters. Read More
First Federal Greene County
Neubauer Named to First Federal of Greene County’s Board
The Board of Directors of First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County recently appointed Stephen M. Neubauer, president and CEO of Neubauer’s Flowers & Market House in Uniontown, to a vacant seat on the board. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Promotes Steven E. Miller to Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is pleased to announce that Steven E. Miller has been promoted to the role of Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Employees Raise More Than $1500 to Support Making Strides Agains Breast Cancer
More than 75 Mid Penn Bank employees and family members recently participated in the American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk at City Island in Harrisburg. Bank employees raised more than $1,500 to support the walk, which helps the American Cancer Society finish the fight against breast cancer through research, free information and services for those fighting the disease, and access to mammograms for women who need them. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank seeks regulatory approval to open New Holland branch
Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. is seeking regulatory approval to open a branch at 685 West Main Street in New Holland. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
The Board of Directors of Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (“Mid Penn”) (NASDAQ: MPB), the parent company of Mid Penn Bank, today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per common share, payable November 28, 2016 to shareholders of record asRead More
The Dime Bank
Dimeco, Inc. Announces Earnings for Year and Quarter Ended September 30, 2016
Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC), parent company of The Dime Bank, reported net income of $4.6 million for the first nine months of 2016, an increase of $1.3 million, or 38.6% over net income reported for the first nine monthsRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Kenderdine as Manager of Relationship Services
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of Karen A. Kenderdine as vice president and manager of relationship services. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Mary Rose Hill as Wealth Advisor in Wealth Management Division
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (Bryn Mawr Trust), announced today that it has appointed Mary Rose Hill, CFP®, CTFA, as Vice President and Wealth Advisor in Bryn Mawr Trust’s Wealth Management Division.Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank continues Lancaster County expansion with new Oregon Pike branch
Mid Penn Bank has received approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to open a branch at 1817 Oregon Pike in Lancaster. Read More
The Dime Bank
Dimeco, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend
The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) declared a dividend on September 15, 2016 of $0.38 per share to shareholders of record September 30, 2016. The dividend is payable on October 24, 2016, the anticipated date toRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Names Robert B. Kern Vice President, Commercial Lending
New Tripoli Bank has announced that Robert B. Kern has joined New Tripoli Bank as Vice President, Commercial Lending. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Donates to Wayne County Walk of Honor
The Dime Bank is proud to be a part of the Wayne County Walk of Honor by donating $1,500.00 to the Wayne County Business and Professional Women (WCBPW) who are building a memorial on land granted for the conditional use of the memorial by Wayne County. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Eric Warfel Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial Lending
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is pleased to announce that Eric Warfel has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial Lending. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Promotes Melissa L. Wilkins to Officer Status
The Dime Bank has recently promoted Melissa L. Wilkins to the rank of Assistant Vice President, Hawley Branch Manager, announced President and Chief Executive Officer Gary C. Beilman. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Linda Goldstein as Community Banking Liaison
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of Linda A. Goldstein as Community Banking Liaison. A resident of Harrisburg, Goldstein previously served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber and Capital Region Economic Development CorporationRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Linda Goldstein as Community Banking Liaison
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of Linda A. Goldstein as Community Banking Liaison. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Promotes Rory S. McGhie
The Dime Bank’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Gary C. Beilman, recently announced the promotion of Rory McGhie to the rank of Assistant Vice President, Carbondale Branch Manager. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank is Named Top Commercial Lender
The Dime Bank was recently recognized by the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) as one of the nation's top commercial lenders. The announcement, made in the July issue of Independent Banker, ranked The Dime Bank as number 15 out of the top 75 community banks with $500 million to $1 billion in assets, on its list of the nation’s top commercial loan-producing lenders. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Announces Commercial Lender Promotion
Chase L. Holl has been promoted at The Dime Bank to the rank of Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, announced President and Chief Executive Officer Gary C. Beilman. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Andrew D. Smith Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Andrew D. Smith has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Mr. Smith will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with business clients, as well as managingRead More
First Federal Greene County
First Federal Donates to ‘Stuff the Bus’ Campaign
Customers and employees of First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County recently donated six bins worth of school supplies for Greene County United Way’s 14th annual “Stuff the Bus” campaign. Supplies from backpacks and lunch boxes to notebooksRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Denise Rinear As Chief Risk Officer and Executive Vice President Of Risk Management Division
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (”BMT”), has announced the appointment of Denise Rinear, as Chief Risk Officer and Executive Vice President of BMT’s Risk Management Division, effective August 1, 2016.Read More
William Penn Bank
William Penn Bank Community Foundation Awards $80,000 in Grants
As part of an on-going commitment to make the community we serve a better place to live, the William Penn Bank Community Foundation recently awarded $80,000 in grants to the following non-profit organizations: Lower Bucks County YMCA; Welcoming the Stranger;Read More
First Federal Greene County
First Federal Awards Scholarships
Four local 2016 high school graduates were recently selected by the Waynesburg main office of First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Greene County to receive four-year college scholarships. The scholarship recipients are: · Kaitlin Kreuzer, West Greene High School.Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints LaMarr McDaniel as CRA Lender
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has appointed LaMarr McDaniel, as CRA Lender for BMT, effective June 27, 2016. Mr. McDaniel will be based at BMT’s Bryn Mawr location andRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Raymond Tuck As Vice President, Market Area Manager, Montgomery County
Bryn Mawr, Pa. – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has appointed Raymond Tuck, as Vice President and Market Area Manager, effective July 11, 2016. Mr. Tuck will be basedRead More
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Keith Ahart, CFA Appointed to Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation Board of Directors
Ronald B. Geib, CEO of Harleysville Savings Bank announced that Keith E. Ahart was recently appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of Harleysville Savings Bank and its holding company, Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation. Geib commented, “Keith is activeRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Awards Scholarships to Local Students
Honesdale, PA – The Dime Bank has awarded scholarships to four students from Wayne Highlands, Wallenpaupack Area, Delaware Valley, and Carbondale Area school districts based on their academic and leadership capabilities. To be eligible for The Dime Bank Directors AwardRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Charity Golf Tournament Raises $25,000 for PA Breast Cancer Coalition
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Mid Penn Bank recently raised $25,000 for the PA Breast Cancer Coalition through the second annual Mid Penn Bank Charity Golf Tournament. The tournament was held May 12 at Blue Ridge Country Club in Harrisburg. All proceedsRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Noelle Miller Mortgage Loan Originator
York, PA – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Noelle Miller has been named Mortgage Loan Originator. Ms. Miller started her career with PeoplesBank in 2012 as a Client Service Representative at the Jacobus Financial CenterRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Scott R. Campagna Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
York, PA – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is pleased to announce that Scott R. Campagna has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. In this role, Mr. Campagna will serve as a member of PeoplesBank’sRead More
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Community Bank Celebrates 115th Anniversary
CARMICHAELS, Pa. – Community Bank, the bank subsidiary of CB Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:CBFV), is celebrating its 115-year anniversary, an exceptional accomplishment in our corner of this commonwealth – or anywhere. Long-term success is achieved by making sure you areRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Presents a Check for $1,000 to Habitat for Humanity
Honesdale, PA – Earlier this month, The Dime Bank was presented with the prestigious FHLBank Pittsburgh Pillars of the Community Award in recognition of the bank’s commitment to community revitalization. As part of the award, the FHLB-Pittsburgh provided $1,000 toRead More
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UNB Bank Welcomes Two New Employees
MOUNT CARMEL, PA — UNB Bank, headquartered in Mount Carmel, PA, recently announced the hiring of Charles “Chuck” Yoder, of Paxinos and Mary Ann Daya, of Kulpmont. Chuck will be joining the bank as a Business Development Officer, and willRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints Ronald Bahn as Assistant Vice President, Small Business Administration (“SBA”) Portfolio Manager
Bryn Mawr, Pa. – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has announced the appointment of Ronald Bahn, MBA as Assistant Vice President, SBA Portfolio Manager for BMT, effective June 13,Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Makes Home Ownership More Affordable for Low and Moderate Income Borrowers with $10 Million Funding Commitment
Bryn Mawr, Pa. – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), announced today a $10 million commitment to fund loans to low-to-moderate income households and areas. In conjunction with the significantRead More
Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank Hires Tim Merrell to Head Payments Group
Malvern, Pa. – Meridian Bank is pleased to announce that Tim Merrell has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President of Payments. In this role, Merrell will lead Meridian’s Payments group, which provides customized card payment solutions to business clients.Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Donated $25,000 to the Wayne County Community Foundation
The Dime Bank contributed $25,000 to the Wayne County Community Foundation by way of the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program. Through the Wayne County Community Foundation, the EITC Program provides significant funding for enhanced academic programs for our threeRead More
The Dime Bank
Dimeco, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend
The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) declared a dividend of $0.38 per share for the second quarter of 2016. The dividend is payable on July 25, 2016, to shareholders of record June 30, 2016. Based onRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Recognized for Outstanding Community Service, Receives Pillars of the Community Award
The Dime Bank was presented today with the prestigious FHLBank Pittsburgh Pillars of the Community Award in recognition of the bank’s commitment to community revitalization. The Pillars award is FHLBank’s highest organizational honor and is presented annually to select FHLBankRead More
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Children’s Miracle Network Receives Donation From UNB Bank
MOUNT CARMEL, PA – UNB Bank recently made a $250.00 donation to the Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger. Four-year-old Carter Mattucci accepted the donation on their behalf. Carter is a patient at the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital at Geisinger. HeRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank promotes Irene Selvaggi, Training Manager
The board of directors and senior management team at The Dime Bank are pleased to announce that Irene J. Selvaggi has been promoted to the rank of assistant vice president. Gary C. Beilman, president and chief executive officer of TheRead More
First Columbia
First Columbia Teen Star Continues to Shine
The 6th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition was held on Sunday, May 22st at Bloomsburg University. From show tunes to original pieces, this year’s finalists came prepared to take the listener on a musical journey. Liz Bodenman, aRead More
Fleetwood Bank
Fleetwood Bank Awards $8,000.00 Scholarship to Abigaile R. Fenerty of Kutztown Area High School
Fleetwood Bank is pleased to announce that Abigaile R. Fenerty, a 2016 Kutztown Area High School graduate, has been awarded the 2016 Fleetwood Bank Scholarship. Fleetwood Bank is committed to provide scholarships in the local communities to help families offsetRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Hires Jeremy Patten to Grow Wealth Management Division
The Dime Bank Board of Directors along with Gary C. Beilman, president and chief executive officer, are pleased to announce the addition of Jeremy Patten as a registered representative in their Wealth Management Department. Patten graduated from the John JayRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Celebrates Employee Milestones
Over the course of 2016, The Dime Bank will recognize the career milestones of nineteen employees. Each celebrant receives a special gift of their choosing, and during the month of their anniversary those celebrating twenty plus years are honored atRead More
Bank of Bird-In-Hand
Bank of Bird-In-Hand Announces New Intercourse Branch
Alan W. Dakey, President and CEO of the Bank of Bird-in-Hand announced today that the Bank has applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and the FDIC seeking approval for a branch to be established at 3540 OldRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank, Helping to Bring the Library Much Needed Community Resources
The Dime Bank recently contributed $22,500.00 to the Wayne County Library toward approved innovative educational programs in the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program. Each year the libraries of Wayne County strive to support students in the three local schoolRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Recently Honored by the United Way
The Dime Bank recently received the Platinum Hand Award from the United way in recognition of the bank’s and bank employees’ superior commitment to the people of our community through increased corporate and employee giving. The Dime Bank employees voluntarilyRead More
First Columbia
Columbia County’s Teen Star Dream Team Has Been Chosen
Twelve high school vocalists and instrumentalists have emerged as finalists in the 6th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition. The finalists who are headed to the finale on May 22nd at 2:00 PM at Bloomsburg University’s Haas Center are:Read More
Fleetwood Bank
Community Yard Sale Raises Funds for American Cancer Society Relay for Life Event
Despite the rain on Saturday, May 7, 2016, Fleetwood Bank employees worked hard and kept their spirits up in efforts to raise funds to rally for a cure. In it’s 10th Annual Community Yard Sale, Fleetwood Bank asked its employeesRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Donated $22,500.00 to Honesdale Communities That Care
The Dime Bank donated $22,500.00 to Honesdale Communities that Care (CTC) through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. CTC is a non-profit organization providing an enriching environment for children during the after school hours of 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.,Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Angela King Vice President and Small Business Banking Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Angela King has joined the company as Vice President, Small Business Banking Officer. Ms. King has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and is a graduateRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names John “Russ” Ford III Mortgage Loan Originator
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that John “Russ” Ford III has joined the company as a Mortgage Loan Originator. Mr. Ford has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry and is a graduateRead More
Covenant Bank
Covenant Bank Announces New Hires
Blair T. Rush Blair T. Rush has joined the bank as President and Chief Operating Officer. “I am more than delighted that Blair T. Rush is joining the Covenant Bank team. Not only is he a talented, experienced banker, butRead More
The Dime Bank
DIMECO, INC. 2016 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
Dimeco, Inc. (the “Company”), the parent holding company of The Dime Bank (the “Bank”), held its 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on April 28, 2016. The Company’s stock is traded on the over-the-counter OTC Pink Marketplace under the symbol “DIMC”,Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Grows Mortgage Division Hiring Michael Poga as Vice President, Mortgage Loan Officer
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has announced the appointment of Michael Poga, as Vice President, Mortgage Loan Officer in the Mortgage Division. Mr. Poga is based in the BrynRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank donated $17,500 to the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties
The Dime Bank received approval for a $17,500.00 tax credit through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program in order to contribute to the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties. The funds were split between two different United Way programsRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Receives National Award For Innovation In Financial Education
York, PA (April 7, 2016) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, was honored yesterday at the second annual Innovation in Financial Education Awards ceremony presented by Nasdaq and EverFi. This national award recognizes PeoplesBank’s significant efforts to improve the financialRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints David Y. Wong as Director of Internal Audit
Bryn Mawr, Pa., April 6, 2016 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has announced the appointment of David Y. Wong, CIA, CISA, CFE, as Senior Vice President and DirectorRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Appoints James T. Barnes as Director of Fixed Income For Its Wealth Management Division
Bryn Mawr, Pa., April 6, 2016 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (“BMT”), has announced the appointment of James T. Barnes, CFA, CIPM, as Senior Vice President and Director ofRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Announces The Following Promotions:
Michele Hunsicker was named Executive Vice President. Michele has over 33 years of banking experience and joined New Tripoli Bank in 1999. She also currently serves as the Bank’s Chief Financial Officer. Michele graduated from Allentown Business School. She also completedRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Supports Lacawac Sanctuary
The Dime Bank donated $6,000.00 to Lacawac Sanctuary through the PA Department of Community and Economic Development’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. The Lacawac Sanctuary is a non-profit conservation, research, and education center providing the community with a host ofRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Awards PeoplesChoice Recognition To Top Performing Associates
York, PA (March 29, 2016) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company is proud to announce the recipients of the PeoplesChoice Recognition Award, given to associates who receive nominations by their peers for performing exemplary acts of customer service throughout theRead More
Brentwood Bank
Brentwood Bank Celebrates Innovative New Branch Concept in Bridgeville With Week-Long Activities April 4-8
PITTSBURGH, PA, March 23, 2016 – Brentwood Bank recently opened its fourth retail branch location in the new Crossings at South Fayette shopping center, located just off the Bridgeville exit of Route 79. This is the Bank’s first new locationRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Names John M. Hayes, Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer
New Tripoli – New Tripoli Bank has announced that John M. Hayes has joined New Tripoli Bank as Chief Lending Officer and Senior Vice President. John has over 25 years commercial lending experience and has held executive leadership positions withRead More
The Dime Bank
DIMECO, INC. Declares Cash Dividend
Honesdale, PA (March 22, 2016) – The Board of Directors of Dimeco, Inc. (OTC Pink: DIMC) recently declared a dividend of $0.38 per share for the first quarter of 2016, which represents a dividend yield of 3.85% based on theRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Matthew A. Clemens Chief Administrative Officer
York, PA (March 22, 2016) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Matthew A. Clemens has been promoted to Chief Administrative Officer. Matthew was initially employed with PeoplesBank as Senior Vice President, Human Resources in JulyRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Diane E. Baker, CPA Chief Risk Officer
York, PA (March 22, 2016) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Diane E. Baker, CPA has been promoted to Chief Risk Officer. Diane was initially employed with PeoplesBank as an accountant in December 1994 andRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Supports WVIA Public Media
The Dime Bank donated $2,000.00 to WVIA Public Media through the PA Department of Community and Economic Development’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. The EITC program gives The Dime Bank an opportunity to support quality agencies working to educate children.Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust’s Commercial Lending Division Enhanced with Addition of Three Professionals
Bryn Mawr, Pa., March 16, 2016 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), announced that it has enhanced the Bank’s Commercial Lending Division with the appointment of three newRead More
JBT
JBT appoints Troy A. Peters as President and CEO
Jonestown Bank & Trust Co. (JBT) is pleased to announce Chief Executive Officer Troy A. Peters has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, and is now a member of the Board of Directors. Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank $10,000 Donation to the Centronia Ambulance Corps
New Tripoli Bank, has donated $10,000 to the Cetronia Ambulance Corps. Read More
Phoenixville Federal
Phoenixville Federal Announces Promotions
PHOENIXVILLE, PA – The Board of Trustees of Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust are pleased to announce the promotion of Karla Rush to Senior Vice President/Compliance/Training/BSA Officer. The announcement came at the recent annual meeting of the bank. She isRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Contributes to Drexel University Through Its Men’s and Women’s Health Initiative
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation, parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company, announced the Corporation’s $5,000 contribution to Drexel University’s College of Medicine for the benefit of prostate cancer research. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Kosakoski as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
Mid Penn Bank is announcing Shirley T. Kosakoski has joined the bank as vice president and commercial loan officer, primarily serving Lancaster and Chester counties. A resident of Lancaster, Kosakoski was previously a commercial loan officer at Ephrata National Bank.Read More
PennCrest Bank
C&G Savings Bank and Cresson Community Bank to Merge, Announce New Name
C&G Savings Bank and Cresson Community Bank announced that the combined Bank will operate under the name PennCrest Bank℠. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Welcomes Two New Mortgage Originators
The Dime Bank hired Ralph Scartelli, vice president residential mortgage originator and Mario Leombruni, residential mortgage originator to serve the lending needs of borrowers, real estate agents, and builders in the Wayne, Pike, and Lackawanna County markets. Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank $7,500 Donation to Christ’s Church at Lowhill Food Pantry
New Tripoli Bank, has donated $7,500 to the Christ’s Church at Lowhill Food Pantry in New Tripoli, PA. Read More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Celebrates January Anniversaries
Donna Young and Nancy Lavenduski have been with The Dime Bank for thirty years and Stacey Williams has been with the bank for twenty-five years of service. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Anthony G. Natale, CFA, Joins Bryn Mawr Trust’s Wealth Management Division as Vice President, Manager of Strategic Research
Bryn Mawr, Pa., January 15, 2016 – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC) (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), today announced that it has appointed Anthony G. Natale, CFA, as Vice President, Manager of StrategicRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank $100,000 Donation to the Northwestern Lehigh Education Foundation
New Tripoli – New Tripoli Bank, has donated $100,000 to the Northwestern Lehigh Education Foundation as a result of the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program of Pennsylvania. This donation will be used to further enhance STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, ArtsRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Seeks Applicants for ‘Anna Woodside Scholarship’
Mid Penn Bank is seeking high school applicants for its “Anna Woodside Scholarship.” The scholarship will recognize three outstanding Central Pennsylvania high school seniors each with $1,000 for college tuition costs. Read More
C&G Savings
Local Banks Donate to Cambria Alliance EMS
Cresson Community Bank and C&G Savings Bank each donated $2,000.00 to Cambria Alliance EMS to support their general operations. Cambria Alliance EMS provides essential Emergency Management Services to 15 communities in Cambria County. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation Appointments New Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation, parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company, has appointed Keith B. McCutcheon as Senior Vice President and Treasurer of the Corporation and the Bank. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Contributes to the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Center through their Men’s and Women’s Health Initiative
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation, parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company, announced the Corporation’s contribution to the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation. Thorough the donations of employees and a matching company contribution, Bryn Mawr Trust was able to donate $5,700.00 to the fight against ovarian cancer. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation Appointments New Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Bryn Mawr, Pa. – Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC), (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), has appointed Keith B. McCutcheon as Senior Vice President and Treasurer of the Corporation and the Bank. Mr. McCutcheonRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Announces Seven-Year Ballpark Naming Rights Agreement with York Revolution
“PeoplesBank Park” marks partnership between two leading York County institutions YORK, Pa. (Dec. 17, 2015) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, announced it has reached an agreement with the York Revolution to name the professional baseball club’s home PeoplesBank ParkRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Promotes Miller to Branch Manager of Frackville Office
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Nov. 30, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank has promoted Katherine M. Miller to the position of branch manager of its Frackville office. An employee of the bank since 2007, Miller previously served as the assistant branch manager ofRead More
The Dime Bank
The Dime Bank Celebrates 110 Years!
Honesdale, PA – This year, December 16, 2015 marks The Dime Bank’s 110th Anniversary. As a thank you to Dime Bank customers, friends, and communities, they are hosting a week-long open house celebration from December 14th through December 19th duringRead More
Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank Announces 44% Increase in Quarterly Net Income
Malvern, Pa. (November 17, 2015) – Meridian Bank Chairman and CEO Christopher J. Annas reported that Meridian’s net income for the third quarter 2015 was $1.6 million, up 44% from $1.1 million in the third quarter 2014. Net income year-to-dateRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Partners With Steam Into History To Educate Local Students
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to partner with Steam Into History, Inc., a non-profit, educational organization that operates a steam train that chronicles the role of York County in Civil War history. A group of fifth graders fromRead More
Penn Community Bank
Penn Community Bank Introduces New Identity
Created by the unification of First Savings Bank of Perkasie and First Federal of Bucks County, Penn Community Bank operates 22 branch locations across Bucks County BUCKINGHAM TWP., Pa. (Nov. 5, 2015) – Penn Community Bank, formed by the unificationRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Employees Raise $600 for Graceful Acres
Mid Penn Bank employees recently raised $600 through an online auction for Graceful Acres in Halifax. Graceful Acres is a nonprofit therapeutic horseback riding organization for special needs children and young adults Graceful Acres was one of 10 organizations thatRead More
C&G Savings
C&G Savings Bank and Cresson Community Bank Announce Merger Agreement
Combined bank will serve Blair and Cambria Counties with seven branches C&G Savings Bank (C&G), headquartered in Altoona, Pennsylvania, and Cresson Community Bank (Cresson), headquartered in Cresson, Pennsylvania, jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement. The transaction combinesRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Trust Institutes Men’s and Women’s Health Initiative, Raising Awareness and Funds to Fight a Variety Health Issues
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation, (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), today announced the establishment of the Men’s and Women’s Health Initiative. This will be an on-going initiative that will target the critical health issues thatRead More
ESSA Bank & Trust
ESSA Bank & Trust Appoints New Branch Manager, Assistant Manager
Tina Pressimone has been named Branch Manager at the Weis Supermarket in-store branch located on Route 873 in Schnecksville. Pressimone joined ESSA in 1996 as a teller. Over her 19 year career at ESSA, Pressimone has held various positions inRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Announces Two New Hires
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of two new employees. Andrew M. Gearhart was named a mortgage originator. A resident of Mechanicsburg, Gearhart previously served as a mortgage originator for Orrstown Bank. He has more than 12 years ofRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Neil Brownawell Senior Vice President and Senior Business Advisor
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Neil Brownawell has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Senior Business Advisor. Mr. Brownawell is a graduate of Mount St. Mary’s University with a bachelor’s degree in Business andRead More
First Columbia
First Columbia Bank Hosts World Cup Champion, Carli Lloyd
First Columbia was honored to host 2015 World Cup winner and Olympic gold medalist, Carli Lloyd on Monday, October 5th. Held at Bloomsburg University, the event drew more than 1,500 customers, employees, students, and guests from the community. Read More
Meridian Bank
Evan Witmer Joins Meridian Bank as Vice President
Meridian Bank is pleased to announce that Evan Witmer has joined the Bank as Vice President, Retail Market Manager. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank names Michael V. Dunn Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Michael V. Dunn has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank names A. Dwight Utz Chief Operating Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company and Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. today announced that A. Dwight Utz has joined the Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of both entities. Read More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation Ranked #1 By Bank Director Magazine
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), today announced that it has been ranked number one in Pennsylvania and thirtieth in the nation for peer institutions between $1 billion to $5 billionRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation Continues Expansion into Central Pennsylvania, Appoints John Z. Havas as Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC), (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), today announced that it has appointed John Z. Havas, Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager. He will be located at Bryn Mawr Trust’sRead More
Penn Community Bank CEO Receives 2015 Cornerstone Award
Jeane Coyle, President and CEO of Bucks County’s Penn Community Bank, honored by SmartCEO Philadelphia Penn Community Bank is pleased to announce that President and CEO Jeane M. Coyle has been named a winner of the 2015 SmartCEO Cornerstone AwardsRead More
Peoples Bank
Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. Announces Board Retirement and Appointments
Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVLY), parent company of PeoplesBank, a Codorus Valley Company, today announced that Rodney L. Krebs has retired from his role as Chairman of the Boards of both companies. Mr. Krebs has reached the mandatory retirementRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Branch Managers Kane and Koch-Allen
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of two new branch managers. Kathleen M. Kane was named assistant vice president and branch manager of the bank’s new Simpson Ferry Road office in Mechanicsburg. A resident of Elizabethtown, Kane previously servedRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Donates 1,675 Pounds of Food to Local Food Banks
Throughout the month of July, PeoplesBank hosted a food drive to benefit local food banks in Pennsylvania and Maryland. With the support of their clients and team, 1,675 pounds of food and $150 were donated to help feed those inRead More
Uniting Bucks County Banks Complete Legal Unification
First Savings Bank of Perkasie and First Federal of Bucks County have legally joined to become Penn Community Bank First Savings Bank of Perkasie and First Federal of Bucks County are pleased to announce that they have completed their legalRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Adnan Pasic Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Adnan Pasic has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Mr. Pasic is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and receivedRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Promotes Shifflet to Residential Mortgage Sales Manager
HARRISBURG, Pa. (July 16, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing the promotion of Angela D. Shifflet to the position of vice president and residential mortgage sales manager. An employee of the bank since 2011, Shifflet previously served as aRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank awards $7,000 in scholarship money to 2015 high school graduates
HARRISBURG, Pa. (July 13, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank recently awarded $7,000 through several scholarships to 2015 high school graduates. In addition to the bank’s annual “Anna Woodside Scholarship,” Mid Penn also awarded scholarships to five local valedictorians and sponsoredRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Marketing Officer Completes Leadership Training Program
York, PA (July 8, 2015) – PeoplesBank’s Marketing Officer, Tricia Slagel, recently completed Leadership York’s Leadership Training Program (LTP). Slagel is one of 38 program participants who graduated in a ceremony held on May 20 at The York Jewish CommunityRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Hosts Food Drive During the Month of July
York, PA (July 7, 2015) – Throughout the month of July, PeoplesBank is hosting a food drive to benefit local food banks in Pennsylvania and Maryland. For those who wish to participate, non-perishable food items may be donated at anyRead More
Milestone Bank
MileStone Bank to undergo rebranding
We are pleased to announce that MileStone Bank will be changing its name to Covenant Bank on July 27, 2015. The name change does not represent an ownership change. This is merely a rebranding. Covenant Bank is a name thatRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank to open Simpson Ferry Road branch June 29
HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 19, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing the opening of its Simpson Ferry Road branch on June 29, 2015, at 5288 Simpson Ferry Road in Lower Allen Township, Mechanicsburg. To celebrate the opening, a ribbon-cutting ceremonyRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank wins 2014 Digital Defense Excellence in Network Security award
New Tripoli Bank is proud to announce it was selected as a winner for the 2014 Digital Defense Excellence in Network Security Award. New Tripoli Bank won this award previously in 2009. Sixteen winners were chosen out of 850 DigitalRead More
Miners Bank
Miners Bank sends off Minersville Elementary for the summer with special assembly
HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 16, 2015) – Miners Bank, a division of Mid Penn Bank, helped students and teachers of Minersville Elementary get ready for summer by holding a special “Summer Reading” assembly on June 3. During the assembly, representatives ofRead More
C&G Savings
Michael M. Kranich, Jr. appointed to C&G Savings Bank’s Board of Trustees
C&G Savings Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Michael M. Kranich, Jr. to its Board of Trustees. Mr. Kranich joined the Board at its June meeting. Michael is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, with a degree inRead More
First Savings Bank of Perkasie
Uniting Bucks County Banks Announce New Name
First Savings Bank of Perkasie and First Federal of Bucks County will unite under the name Penn Community Bank First Savings Bank of Perkasie and First Federal of Bucks County have received approval to reserve the name of their new,Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Offers Summer Reading Program to Local Children
$10 will be given to participating children who read 10 books, making reading fun and rewarding at Mid Penn this summer Mid Penn Bank has kicked off its annual “Summer Reading Program” to encourage children to continue reading during theRead More
First Columbia
5th Teen Star is the Most Exciting Yet
The 5th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition celebrated this milestone year with a new voting format, creative performances, and a big announcement. Andrew Miller, a senior from Berwick and returning finalist from last year, played two original pianoRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Bradley A. Willow Vice President and Senior Private Banking Advisor
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Bradley A. Willow has joined the company as Vice President, Senior Private Banking Advisor. Mr. Willow is a graduate of Central Pennsylvania College and the Cannon Financial Institute. Bradley hasRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Honors Service Members with Flag Display in Observance of Memorial Day
In observance of Memorial Day, PeoplesBank has lined the front lawn of their Corporate Center and adjacent Leader Heights Financial Center with 35 American flags. Each flag memorializes a fallen solider and is tagged with a ribbon that contains their information. The flags can be seen on display through Memorial Day and are located at 105 Leader Heights Road, York, PA. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Named One of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation
York, PA – Larry J. Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer of PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, today announced that the company was named one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation by American Banker Magazine. This recognitionRead More
First Columbia
Teen Star Musicians Show Passion and Persistance
2015_First_Columbia_Teen_Star_Finalists_final Twelve high school vocalists and instrumentalists have emerged as finalists in the 5th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition. The finalists who are headed to the finale on May 31st at 2:00 PM at Bloomsburg University’s Haas CenterRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Donates $2,500 to Tri-County Housing Development Corporation
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Mid Penn Bank recently presented Tri-County Housing Development Corporation with a $2,500 donation. The donation was made in support of the organization’s 2015 primary project which entails rehabilitating a home in Middletown Borough for a low-income family.Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Promotes Amy Doll to Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer
York, PA (April 27, 2015) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Amy Doll has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer. Amy was initially employed with PeoplesBank as Senior Vice President andRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Kent Ketterman Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial Real Estate Lending
York, PA – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Kent Ketterman has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial Real Estate Lending. Kent was initially employed with PeoplesBank as Manager Trainee in 1988Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Crystal Devilbiss Mortgage Loan Originator
York, PA – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Crystal Devilbiss has joined the company as Mortgage Loan Originator. Ms. Devilbiss has over 9 years of experience in the mortgage industry and is a graduate ofRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Nathan E. Lightner Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
York, PA – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Nathan E. Lightner has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Mr. Lightner is a graduate of Luzerne County Community College and the PBA SchoolRead More
Phoenixville Federal
Phoenixville Federal’s Donna Ziev Named Honor Graduate
PHOENIXVILLE, PA – Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust is pleased to announce the graduation of Donna Ziev, CTFA, from Cannon Financial Institute held in February 2015 at Hilton Head, South Carolina. Ms. Ziev was among 42 professionals who attended theRead More
Bryn Mawr Trust
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation Awarded Prestigious Raymond James Community Bankers Cup
Bryn Mawr Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: BMTC), (the “Corporation”), parent of The Bryn Mawr Trust Company (the “Bank”), today announced that it has received the 2014 Raymond James Community Bankers Cup award. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Names Groves Special Advisor to CEO
Mid Penn Bank today announced that George H. Groves has been named special advisor to President and CEO Rory G. Ritrievi. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Bitting as Residential Mortgage Originator
Mid Penn Bank is announcing Mark E. Bitting has joined the bank as vice president and residential mortgage originator. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Remains Committed to its Educational Support Within the Community
Representatives of eight York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where the company presented them with checks totaling $125,000.00. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax CreditRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Edward Kinsella Vice President and Commercial Relationship Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Edward Kinsella has joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Officer. Mr. Kinsella is a graduate of The University of Maryland and has over 20 years of commercial bankingRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Seeks Approval To Open Branch in Mechanicsburg
Mid Penn Bank is seeking regulatory approval to open a branch at 5288 Simpson Ferry Road in Mechanicsburg, adjacent to the Windsor Park Shopping Center in Lower Allen Township. The bank today submitted an application to the Pennsylvania Department ofRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Remains Committed to its Educational Support Within the Community
Representatives of eight York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where the company presented them with checks totaling $210,000.00. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax CreditRead More
Somerset Trust
Somerset Trust Company Commits $1 Million to Pitt-Johnstown
The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is pleased to announce a $1 million unrestricted gift from Somerset Trust Company. This philanthropic commitment to Pitt-Johnstown will be paid in $100,000 installments over 10 years, beginning this year. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Remains Committed to its Educational Support Within The Community
Representatives of ten York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where the company presented them with checks totaling $100,000.00. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax CreditRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Robert Munis Mortgage Loan Originator
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Robert Munis has joined the company as Mortgage Loan Originator. Mr. Munis has over 18 years of experience in the mortgage industry and is a graduate of Camden County CollegeRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Remains Committed to its Educational Support Within the Community
Representatives of six York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where the company presented them with checks totaling $140,000.00. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBank through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax CreditRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Remains Committed to its Educational Support Within the Community
York, PA (February 19, 2015) — Representatives of eight York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where the company presented them with checks totaling $125,000.00. These funds represent contributions made by PeoplesBankRead More
Scottdale Bank & Trust
Scottdale Bank Announces Delay in Opening of Mount Pleasant Office
February 16, 2015, Scottdale, Pa. – The much anticipated opening of the Mount Pleasant office of The Scottdale Bank & Trust Company has been delayed due to necessary and much needed improvements to the interior and exterior of the building.Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank announces new Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce Jason Highduch has joined New Tripoli Bank as Chief Lending Officer and Senior Vice President.  Jason has over 15 years financial services experience. He has worked in business development, mortgage lending, smallRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names John Henry Mortgage Loan Originator
York, PA (February 2, 2015) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that John Henry has been named Mortgage Loan Originator. Mr. Henry started his career with PeoplesBank in 2005 as a Client Service Representative at theRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank opens Elizabethtown branch, hosts ribbon cutting ceremony
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Feb. 2, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank opened its newest branch on Feb. 2 at 2305 South Market Street in Elizabethtown. The bank held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening. The Elizabethtown Chamber of Commerce, local officials,Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank to open Elizabethtown branch Feb. 2
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Jan. 27, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank is opening its newest branch on Feb. 2 at 2305 South Market Street in Elizabethtown. To celebrate the opening, there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony that will begin at 8:30 a.m.Read More
Mars National Bank
Novak Joins Mars National Bank as Vice President, Mortgage Lending
{Mars, PA} Tod Novak joined Mars National Bank as Vice President, Mortgage Lending. Mr. Novak has 13 years of residential mortgage origination experience, including expertise in FHA and VA loans. He will be responsible for developing and managing client relationships,Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Krista Blasser Vice President and Business Banking Officer
York, PA (January 14, 2015) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Krista Blasser has joined the company as Vice President, Business Banking Officer. Ms. Blasser is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, where she earnedRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Opens New Financial Center in Shrewsbury
York, PA (January 12, 2015) — PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, has officially opened its newest financial center, located at 97 Sofia Drive, in Shrewsbury, PA. This location is the twenty second financial center for the company. The Shrewsbury FinancialRead More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Staff Support Butler County Winter Relief Center
{Mars, PA} Mars National Bank staff donated over 25 bags of home supplies and $215 to the Butler County Winter Relief Center. The Center helps the homeless in Butler County providing food and overnight shelter during the winter. Supplies donated byRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Employees Support the Lowhill Food Bank Christmas Gift Project
New Tripoli Bank, $374 million community bank, has also donated their time and financial resources to helping our community. In the spirit of the holiday season, New Tripoli Bank took part in the Lowhill Food Pantry Christmas Gift Project. ThisRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Rice as Commercial Loan Officer
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Dec. 11, 2014) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing Brian W. Rice has joined the bank as a commercial loan officer. A resident of Lancaster, Rice previously served as a relationship manager for M&T Bank. He has fiveRead More
Peoples Bank
Nine Students Graduate From The PeoplesBank Student Banker Apprenticeship Program
York, PA (December 10, 2014) — The PeoplesBank Student Banker Apprenticeship program provides local high school students with a unique, two-year opportunity to discover how the banking industry works through hands-on learning experiences with bank leaders and other team members.Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Hires Garrison as AVP, Cash Management Operations Officer
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Dec. 5, 2014) – Mid Penn Bank is announcing Robert W. Garrison has joined the bank as assistant vice president and cash management operations officer. A resident of Linglestown, Dauphin County, Garrison previously served as vice president ofRead More
First Columbia
First Columbia Bank Expands Lending Team
Bloomsburg, PA – First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. recently expanded its mortgage lending team with the promotion of Brooke Pennington to Assistant Vice President and Mortgage Originator. As a Mortgage Originator, Brooke will help customers secure financing with residentialRead More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Helps Warm Butler County Through “Bundle Up Butler!”
{Mars, PA} Mars National Bank staff donated coats and took time to help distribute them through the “Bundle up Butler!” campaign as part of the United Way Day of Caring. Bank staff donated 27 coats and $240 to the effort.Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names William J. DePaula, Jr. Vice President and Business Banking Officer
York, PA (November 24, 2014) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that William J. DePaola, Jr. has joined the company as Vice President, Business Banking Officer. Mr. DePaola is a graduate of Towson University, where heRead More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Announces Staff Promotion
The Board of Directors of New Tripoli Bank are pleased to announce the promotion of Hope Pearson to Executive Vice President. She is responsible for retail branch operations, retail training, relationship banking and retail products and pricing. She is aRead More
Scottdale Bank & Trust
Scottdale Bank Announces New Office in Downtown Mount Pleasant
The Scottdale Bank & Trust Company is pleased to announce that they will open a new office in early 2015 at 632 W. Main St., Mount Pleasant. Read More
First Columbia
First Columbia Bank Empowers Local Students to Make Informed Financial Decisions Through Innovative Web-Based Program
First Columbia Bank announced today that they certified 157 students in financial literacy during the 2013-2014 school year through the First Columbia Bank Financial Scholars Program. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Honored with ‘Grow Your Community Award’ by Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers
Mid Penn Bank, recognized earlier this year as one of the “Top 200 Community Banks” in the country by American Banker magazine, has also now been named a recipient of the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers’ “Grow Your Community Award” in the category of community leadership. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank recognized as one of the ‘Best Places to Work in PA’ for third consecutive year
Mid Penn Bank was recently named on the 2014 list of the “Best Places to Work in PA,” an honor the bank has earned for the third year in a row. Read More
Mars National Bank
Pifer Chairs Leadership Butler Class; VOICe Play Area Renovated
The Leadership Butler County class of 2014 was chaired by Mars National Bank’s Assistant Vice President of Finance, Hope Pifer. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Marisa Petry South Hanover Financial Center Manager
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Marisa Petry has been named Financial Center Manager of the South Hanover office. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bancorp Joins OTCQX Marketplace
Mars National Bancorp, Inc., the newly-formed holding company for Mars National Bank, has joined OTCQX®, the best marketplace for established U.S. and international companies. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Aneury Perez New Freedom Financial Center Manager
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Aneury Perez has been named Financial Center Manager of the New Freedom office. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Diane E. Baker, CPA, Senior Vice President/Enterprise Risk Management Officer
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Diane E. Baker, CPA has been promoted to Senior Vice President/Enterprise Risk Management Officer. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Chrissy J. Ferguson East York Financial Center Manager
York, PA (September 23, 2014) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Chrissy J. Ferguson has been promoted to Financial Center Manager for the East York office. Ms. Ferguson has over 17 years of banking experienceRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Salvatore V. Fazzolari Vice President and Business Banking Officer
York, PA (September 23, 2014) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Salvatore V. Fazzolari has joined the company as Vice President, Business Banking Officer. Mr. Fazzolari is a graduate of Susquehanna University, where he earnedRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank President and CEO Rory Ritrievi to Lead March of Dimes Foundation’s 2015 March For Babies to Improve Health of Capital Region Babies
The March of Dimes Foundation’s Central Pennsylvania Division is pleased to announce that local business leader, Rory G. Ritrievi, is serving as chair of the 2015 March for Babies. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Named One of The Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for 2014
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for the third consecutive year. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank employees lend a hand during “Day of Caring”
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Sept. 22, 2014) – More than 10 Mid Penn Bank employees participated in United Way of the Capital Region’s “Day of Caring” on September 5. Employees spent the day painting and landscaping at Claremont Nursing Home in Carlisle.Read More
First Columbia
First Columbia Bank Expands Leadership Team
First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. recently expanded its senior leadership team with the promotion of three employees in September. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank takes on Ice Bucket Challenge, donates more than $4,600 to ALS Association
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Sept. 18, 2014) – Mid Penn Bank President and CEO Rory G. Ritrievi recently put his employees up to the challenge – the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, that is – and together they exceeded their fundraising goal. AfterRead More
Harleysville Logo
Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation and Harleysville Savings Bank Announce Changes to Executive Management Team
The Board of Directors of Harleysville Savings Financial Corporation, holding company for Harleysville Savings Bank, announced today that effective September 17, 2014, Brendan J. McGill will assume the role of President and Chief Operating Officer, while Ronald B. Geib will remain Chief Executive Officer. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. and Phoenix Bancorp, Inc. Announce Agreement to Merge
MILLERSBURG, Pa. and MINERSVILLE, Pa. – Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (“Mid Penn”) (NASDAQ: MPB), headquartered in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, and Phoenix Bancorp, Inc. (“Phoenix”) (OTC: PXBP), headquartered in Minersville, Pennsylvania, today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement which callsRead More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Kerry VanTassel Financial Center Manager
York, PA (August 21, 2014) – PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Kerry VanTassel has joined the company as the Dover Financial Center Manager. Ms. VanTassel is a graduate of Columbia High School and is BusinessRead More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Volunteers Work For Hosanna Industries
Mars, PA – Volunteers from Mars National Bank helped Hosanna Industries impact one needy homeowner’s front yard by working on an exterior improvement project. The effort included work on a retaining wall and sidewalk, and cleaning and painting the frontRead More
Mid Penn
Lombardi & Reisinger Join Mid Penn Bank as Commercial Loan Officers
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the appointment of two new commercial loan officers. Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Announces Arrival of Douglas Brinker as Financial Advisor
Partnership with IPI Gives Customers Easy Access to Investment Services New Tripoli, July 28 – New Tripoli Bank today announced that Douglas Brinker is New Tripoli Bank’s new Investment Professionals’ financial advisor. Investment Professionals, Inc. (IPI, www.invpro.com), a privately-owned Texas-basedRead More
Peoples Bank
PEOPLEsBank Names Paul R. Remy Mortgage Loan Originator
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Paul R. Remy has joined the company as a Mortgage Loan Originator. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. Reports Record Second Quarter Earnings and Declares Dividend
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. (“Mid Penn”) (NASDAQ: MPB), the parent company of Mid Penn Bank, today reported net income available to common shareholders for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 of $1,619,000, or $0.46 per common share, an increase of 26.6% over net income available to common shareholders of $1,279,000, or $0.37 per common share, reported during the same period in 2013. Read More
Peoples Bank
Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. to acquire Madison Bancorp, Inc.
Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. and Madison Bancorp, Inc. today jointly announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Codorus Valley will acquire Madison in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $14.4 million, or $22.90 per share. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Promotes Webb to Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the promotion of Justin T. Webb to the position of executive vice president and chief risk officer. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Donates $15,000 to Greater Hatboro Chamber’s Moonlight Memories Car Show
Hatboro Federal Savings Interim President and COO Linda R. Roehner is pleased to announce that the bank will be the Grand Sponsor for the 2014 Moonlight Memories Car Show donating $15,000 for this regional event produced annually by The Greater Hatboro Chamber of Commerce. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Names Sattazahn Real Estate Portfolio Manager
Mid Penn Bank is announcing Amanda M. Sattazahn has joined the bank as real estate portfolio manager. Read More
Peoples Bank
PEOPLEsBank Names Sharon Palma Mortgage Loan Originator
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Sharon Palma has joined the company as a Mortgage Loan Originator. Read More
Peoples Bank
PEOPLEsBank Names Kathleen Scott Stewartstown Financial Center Manager
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Kathleen Scott has joined the company as the Stewartstown Financial Center Manager. Read More
Mars National Bank
Dunmyre Joins Mars National Bank as Head Teller
Andrea Dunmyre joined Mars National Bank as Head Teller at the Heritage Creek branch office. Ms. Dunmyre has over 8 years of Senior Teller/Assistant Manager experience with Citizens Bank, and most recently serving as an Operations Manager with USIS. She received a BA in Business Management from Grove City College. Read More
Mars National Bank
Withers Joins Mars National Bank as Head Telle
Jamie Withers joined Mars National Bank as Head Teller at the Cranberry branch office. Ms. Withers has over 13 years of banking experience. She is originally from Illinois where she worked for Heartland Bank as a Head Teller. Prior to Heartland Bank, she worked at Fifth Third Bank. Read More
Integrity Bank
Integrity Recognized by SNL Financial
Despite many analysts saying banks must reach $1 billion in assets to survive, Integrity Bank is the exception. Integrity Bank which was founded in 2003 recently reported $812 million in assets as of June 30, 2014. The bank also reported a 19.2% return on equity for the second quarter 2014. SNL Financial recognized Integrity for having the fourth highest Return on Equity in the nation for banks under one billion in assets that are publicly traded excluding institutions that received one time tax benefits representing more than 15% of their net income. Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Named a Top Performer
ICBA Independent Banker®, the award-winning magazine of the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) and the nation’s number-one source for community banking news, recognized New Tripoli Bank, New Tripoli, PA, as an ICBA Top Performer in its June issue. New Tripoli Bank’s recognition is based on its earnings and operational efficiencies throughout 2013. Read More
Mars National Bank
Gross Joins Mars National Bank as Vice President, Mortgage Lending
Aaron Gross joined Mars National Bank as Vice President, Mortgage Lending. Mr. Gross has 18 years of residential mortgage lending experience and will be responsible for developing and managing client relationships. Read More
Roger Zacharia Named President and CEO of Ambler Savings Bank
Roger A. Zacharia was promoted to President and CEO of Ambler Savings Bank and a member of the Bank's Board of Trustees effective May 22, after a four year period of tutelage and transition from long-time President and CEO Martin R. Brown. Read More
First Columbia
Community Bankers Turn Spotlight on Young Musicians
Musically gifted teens from Columbia County took the stage on June 1st to compete for the 2014 First Columbia Teen Star title. Following the American Idol format, Teen Star is a musical competition among high school students across Columbia County sponsored annually by First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Bonnie Grizzell Vice President and Trust Advisor
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Bonnie Grizzell has joined the company as Vice President and Trust Advisor. Ms. Grizzell is a graduate of Penn State University, where she earned her Associates of Science in Business Administration. She also has her Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Financial Consultant designations, as well as her PA Insurance Provider license. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names Amy L. Doll Senior Vice President and Senior Business Advisor
PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is proud to announce that Amy L. Doll has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Senior Business Advisor. Ms. Doll is a graduate of the University of Baltimore, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Finance and her MBA. She is a member of the Rotary Club of York and a Volunteer Coach with Girls on the Run. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Holds Charitable Giving Drive
Mars National Bank held a charitable giving drive in its branches. Customers, the community and Bank staff are encouraged to donate. The Bank then matches the donations from the community and staff. This year, the Bank will donate over $3,000 combined to the charities. The effort is an annual event which supports five local charities near the Bank’s five branches. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc. Listed Among “Top 200 Community Banks” in the Country
Mid Penn Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Mid Penn Bank, headquartered in Millersburg, Pa., is proud to report it was featured on American Banker magazine’s “Top 200 Community Bank” list for 2013. Read More
Ambler Savings Bank Celebrates Community Banking Month with Food Drive for Philabundance
Ambler Savings Bank branches celebrated Community Banking Month in April collecting canned food for Philabundance as a way to give back to their communities. The four branches, in Ambler, Schwenksville, Fairview Village, and Limerick, raised a combined total of 459 pounds of food that will be used by Philabundance to help provide for more than 75,000 individuals each week. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Receives Leadership Laurel Award from Bucks Beautiful
Hatboro Federal Savings (www.hatborofed.com) received the prestigious leadership Laurel Award from Bucks Beautiful at its gala fundraising Spring Fling at Aldie Mansion in Doylestown, PA, on April 11, 2014. Read More
Mars National Bank
Addoms Joins Mars National Bank as Vice President, Commercial Banking
Robert V. Addoms joined Mars National Bank as Vice President, Commercial Banking. Mr. Addoms is an accomplished commercial lending banker with over 27 years of experience in the industry. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Names One of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation
Larry J. Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer of PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, today announced that the company was just named one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation by American Banker Magazine. This recognition is based on PeoplesBank’s strong financial performance and average return on equity for the three years ending Dec. 31, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Names Carado Residential Mortgage Originator
Mid Penn Bank is announcing Frank N. Carado, Jr. has joined the bank as a residential mortgage originator. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Promotes Neiderer to Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Officer
Mid Penn Bank is announcing the promotion of Kelly K. Neiderer to the position of executive vice president and chief retail officer. Read More
Indiana First
Indiana First Bank’s Mensch Announces Retirement
Indiana First Bank announces the retirement of Marvin Mensch, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, effective May 2, 2014. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Supports First Time Homebuyers Through “First Front Door” Program
Mars National Bank joined the First Front Door program through the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Greater Hatboro Chamber Sponsors 4th Annual Spring Cleanup, Recycle Day and Paper Shred on Saturday April 26
The Greater Hatboro Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its 4th Annual Spring Cleanup, Recycle Day and Paper Shred on Saturday, April 26. The cleanup will start at 10:30 a.m., and include the downtown area of York Road and side streets. Read More
Peoples Bank
PEOPLEsBank Remains Committed To Its Educational Support Within The Community
Representatives of thirty-six York County-based organizations recently spent some valuable time at the York Township headquarters of PeoplesBank, where Larry J. Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Diane E. Baker, Vice President and Auditor of the company, presented them with checks totaling $700,000.00. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Names Butz Credit Officer
Mid Penn Bank is announcing Carlyn R. Butz has joined the bank as credit officer. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Mortgage Lender Shelley Schweinsberg Wins Realtor Award
Shelley R. Schweinsberg, a Mortgage Lender at Mars National Bank was named “Associate of the Year” by the Beaver County Realtors Association. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Representatives Ring NASDAQ Closing Bell
In recognition of PeoplesBank’s 150th anniversary, officials of NASDAQ recently invited members of the bank’s Board of Directors and Leadership Team to Times Square in New York City to ring the closing bell on the NASDAQ stock market. Read More
Standard Bank
Standard Bank Institutes New Customer Product
This February, Standard Bank just instituted a new product as a “birthday present” to customers. During the month of the customer’s birthday (and 10 calendar days after), that customer is eligible for a rate bump on any three year term or longer CD (limited $1,000-$20,000). Read More
William Penn Bank
William Penn Bank Promotes Community-Focused Financial Literacy Programs
William Penn Bank’s financial literacy outreach program provides training to adults and children on the basics of saving, spending, budgeting and credit. Most recently, the bank added financial exploitation of older adults, a vulnerable segment of our population, to its community training initiatives. Read More
FNB Mifflintown
The First National Bank of Mifflintown Celebrates 150th Anniversary
The First National Bank of Mifflintown (FNBM) celebrates its 150th Anniversary this year with a variety of special events and promotions throughout 2014. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Announces Recent Employee Promotions
Mid Penn Bank is today announcing recent employee promotions. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank named one of the ‘Best Places to Work in PA’
Mid Penn Bank was recently named on the 2013 list of “Best Places to Work in PA,” an honor the bank has been designated with for the second year in a row. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Announces Recent Employee Promotions
Mid Penn Bank is today announcing recent employee promotions. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Seeks Applicants for ‘Anna Woodside Scholarship’
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Jan. 14, 2015) – Mid Penn Bank is seeking high school applicants for its “Anna Woodside Scholarship.” The scholarship will recognize three outstanding Central Pennsylvania high school seniors each with $1,000 for college tuition costs. “This scholarship isRead More
Royal Bank America
Royal Bank America Rings Bell at NASDAQ
As part of their 50th Anniversary, Royal Bank America Rings Bell at NASDAQ. Read More
New Tripoli Bank
New Tripoli Bank Announces Promotions
New Tripoli Bank is pleased to announce employee promotions Read More
Mars National Bank
Homrock Joins Mars National Bank as Retail Banking Manager
Greg Homrock joined Mars National Bank as Retail Banking Manager of the Mars Office. Mr. Homrock will be responsible for the branch operations, as well as serving individuals and small businesses. He has over 20 years banking experience. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings Announces Staff Promotions
Hatboro Federal Savings President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. announces the promotions of Thomas B. Carpenter, Christine M. Heiser, and Jack R. Rookstool. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Announces Second ‘iPad a Week’ Winner
First National Community Bank (FNCB) today announced the second of eight winners in the Bank’s “iPad a Week” Giveaway. Jessica Maglione, a customer at the Hazleton Community Office, was randomly selected from all eligible entries. Customers who open a new Simply Cashback Checking Account now through January 13 are automatically entered into the weekly drawing for a new iPad. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Helps Local Families
Employees from First National Community Bank (FNCB) recently donated grocery gift cards and over 200 presents to nine local families as part of the Bank’s “Adopt-A-Family” holiday project. The initial goal of the Adopt-A-Family project, coordinated by FNCB’s Finance Department, was to help five families in need this holiday season. That number quickly grew. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Supports King’s College Pre-School Program
First National Community Bank (FNCB), a Northeastern Pennsylvania community bank leader, today announced a $2000 donation to King’s College as part of its $181,000 Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) commitment for 2013. Read More
Mars National Bank
Commercial Lender Joins Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank announced the addition of Jeannette Muhl to the position of Vice President, Commercial Lending. She is responsible for developing the overall banking relationship of commercial customers. Ms. Muhl has extensive experience in commercial and consumer lending and business development with regional and national banks. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Promotes Elder to Branch Manager
Mars National Bank announced the promotion of retail banking employee Stephanie J. Elder to the position of Branch Manager of the the Richland office. Ms. Elder has worked with the Bank in several retail banking positions. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Promotes Crofutt to Branch Manager
Mars National Bank announced the promotion of retail banking employee Jennifer Crofutt to the position of Branch Manager of the Cranberry office. Ms. Crofutt has worked with the Bank in several retail banking positions. Read More
Peoples Bank
PeoplesBank Named One of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for 2013
The Best Places to Work in PA Program is made up of two groups of companies: 50 medium-sized (25-250 employees) and 50 large-sized companies (251 employees or more). Winning companies achieve the highest combined scores in a review of the company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophies, systems and demographics (25%); and results of an employee survey to measure the employee experience (75%). The Best Places to Work list represents companies with over 34,100 employees throughout Pennsylvania. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Announces First ‘iPad a Week’ Winner
First National Community Bank (FNCB) today announced the first of eight winners in the Bank’s “iPad a Week” Giveaway. David Wagner, a customer at the Daleville Community Office, was randomly selected from all eligible entries. Customers who open a new Simply Cashback Checking Account now through January 13 are automatically entered into the weekly drawing for a new iPad. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Presents Grant to Greater Scranton YMCA
First National Community Bank (FNCB), a Northeastern Pennsylvania community bank leader, today announced a donation to the Greater Scranton YMCA as part of its $181,000 Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) commitment for 2013. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Helps Children Learn at the Library
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced a $2500 donation to the Wayne County Public Library as part of its $181,000 Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) commitment for 2013. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Donates $2,000 to Army Heritage Center Foundation
Mid Penn Bank is announcing it recently donated $2,000 to the Army Heritage Center Foundation. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Linda R. Roehner Promoted to Executive Vice President and COO at Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. has announced the appointment of Linda R. Roehner to the position of executive vice president (EVP) and chief operating officer (COO). She will also retain her title as chief technology officer (CTO), and treasurer of the 72-year-old financial institution. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Launches iPad a Week Giveaway
Just in time for the holidays, First National Community Bank (FNCB) today announced the launch of the “iPad a Week” Giveaway. From now through January 13, customers who open a new Simply Cashback Checking account will be automatically entered into a weekly drawing for a new iPad. Read More
FNCB
United Way Receives $1,625 from FNCB
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced a $1625 donation to the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties as part of its $181,000 Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) commitment for 2013. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank Employees Raise More Than $1,700 To Support The Fight Against Breast Cancer
A team of more than 50 Mid Penn Bank employees and family members recently participated in the American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk at City Island in Harrisburg. Bank employees raised more than $1,700 to support the walk. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Donates to Wayne County Foundation
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, announced today a donation to the Wayne County Community Foundation as part of its Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) commitment. The donation will help the foundation fund academically advanced educational programs in the Wallenpaupack, Western Wayne and Wayne Highlands school districts. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank offers Central Pennsylvanian kids the chance to be a ‘Millionaire for a Day’
Mid Penn Bank is pleased to present a new essay contest encouraging Central Pennsylvanian children in grades one through five to answer the question, “What would you do if you were a millionaire for a day?” Read More
Mars National Bank
Dohn Joins Mars National Bank Heritage Creek Office Retail Banking Manager Brings Business and Retail Experience
Tammy S. Dohn has joined Mars National Bank as Retail Banking Manager of the Heritage Creek Office, in Adams Township, Butler County. The Heritage Creek office is located just off PA Route 228 at 211 Scharberry Lane, Mars, PA 16046. Ms. Dohn is responsible for the branch’s operations and will use her vast commercial banking experience to serve small businesses in northern Allegheny and southern Butler County. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Educational Foundations and Community Groups Share $222,222 Donation From Hatboro Federal Savings
President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr., of Hatboro Federal Savings (www.hatborofed.com), is pleased to announce the donation of $222,222 to eight Bucks County and Eastern Montgomery County educational foundations and community groups. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Mobile Banking App Now Available for Kindle Fire
In a continued effort to make banking more convenient for its customers, First National Community Bank (FNCB), a local leader in mobile banking solutions, today announced that its popular mobile banking app is now available for Kindle Fire devices. The mobile banking app is free, secure, easy to use and can be downloaded at Amazon.com. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Pays for Good Grades
The locally-based community bank continues their well-received Simply Smart program by rewarding students with $1 for every A on their report card. “The program encourages good grades and promotes savings”, says Donna Czerw, Senior Vice President, Retail Banking Officer. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Walks for Ronald McDonald House
First National Community Bank (FNCB) recently participated in the Ronald McDonald House of Scranton 5K Race and Fun Walk at Nay Aug Park, which raises money to help provide a home away from home for families with seriously ill or injured children in our area. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Helps Boy Scouts Raise Funds; Earn Merit Badges
Employees from First National Community Bank (FNCB) recently teamed up with Boy Scout Troop 66 in Dunmore to help them raise funds and earn merit badges in Personal Management. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Adds Retail Banking Manager Burtner-Moore Joins Penn Township Office
Holly Burtner-Moore has joined Mars National Bank as Retail Banking Manager of the Penn Office, located at 600 Pittsburgh Road (Route 8), Butler, PA 16002. Ms. Burtner-Moore will be responsible for the branch operations, as well as serving individuals and small businesses in the Butler area. Read More
FNCB
FNCB and Maryann’s Walkers Raise $2,500 for Komen Race for the Cure
Employees from First National Community Bank (FNCB) recently participated in the 2013 Komen Race for the Cure in downtown Scranton, raising $2,500 in the fight against breast cancer. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Supports Race for the Cure by Honoring Employee
First National Community Bank (FNCB) again “goes pink” at their Spruce Street branch to support this year’s Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Read More
FNCB
FNCB ‘Blue Jeans Day’ Helps Families Succeed
First National Community Bank (FNCB) recently raised $600 for the Employment Opportunity & Training Center (EOTC) in Scranton through a bank-wide ‘Red, White & Blue Jeans’ employee dress down day. Read More
Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank Reports Another Profitable Quarter
Bank Chairman and CEO Christopher J. Annas reported that Meridian earned $2.1 million for the six months ended June 30, 2013, up slightly from the comparable period in 2012. Read More
William Penn Bank
Bank Employees Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity
William Penn Bank employees recently traded their business attire for jeans and work boots to hang drywall in a Habitat home in Bristol. There were 10 volunteers from the bank including a Board member, senior executives and staff members. Read More
FNCB
First National Community Bank hires Mahlstedt
Brian C. Mahlstedt appointed to commercial lending post First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced the appointment of Brian C. Mahlstedt to the position of First Senior Vice President, Senior Lending Officer. InRead More
FNCB
FNCB donates $2,500 to the United Way of Wyoming Valley
Contribution part of grand opening celebration on Public Square First National Community Bank, the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently made a $2,500 donation to the United Way of Wyoming Valley as part of the grand opening celebration ofRead More
FNCB
FNCB Donates to Honesdale Head Start Coat Program
Donation will help purchase new coats for Head Start participants First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced a donation to the Head Start Program in Wayne and Pike Counties. The donation will helpRead More
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FNCB Community Caring Team helps Head Start
Employees volunteer during Day of Caring event Employees from First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently spent the day at Luzerne County Head Start in Wilkes-Barre as part of the United Way of WyomingRead More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank’s Kevin Laudenslager Named ‘CFO of the Year’ for Public Companies
HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 20, 2013) – Mid Penn Bank today announced Chief Operating Officer and Corporate CFO Kevin Laudenslager has won Central Penn Business Journal’s 2013 CFO of the Year Award in the category of Public Companies. A resident ofRead More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Serves Community Through Hosanna Industries
{Mars, PA} Mars National Bank is in the business of helping property owners by providing banking services, but on June 5, they served one home owner in a rehab project through Hosanna Industries. Hosanna helps low income homeowners by providingRead More
FNCB
FNCB Employees Give Back to the Community
JoAnn Kotlowski earmarks grant for Wilkes-Barre soup kitchen First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, announced today a $250 donation to St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen as part of the Community Caring employee volunteerRead More
William Penn Bank
William Penn Bank Awards $8,000 to Bucks County Housing Group
The William Penn Bank Community Foundation recently awarded an $8,000 grant to the Bucks County Housing Group located in Wrightstown, Pa. The grant will be used to fund housing and financial counseling programs for low-to-moderate income households in Bucks County.
FNCB
FNCB Wilkes-Barre Branch Sets June 20 Grand Opening
New community office conveniently located on Public Square Wilkes-Barre, June 12, 2013 – First National Community Bank (FNCB) will celebrate the official grand opening of its new full-service community office on Public Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre on June 20, 2013Read More
William Penn Bank
William Penn Bank Foundation Awards $6,000 to YMCA
The William Penn Bank Community Foundation recently awarded a $6,000 grant to the Lower Bucks Family YMCA, Fairless Hills, Pa. The grant will be used to fund the YMCA’s Strong Kids Campaign.
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Adds Drenchko as Senior Commercial Lending Officer
{Mars, PA} Mark Drenchko has joined Mars National Bank as Senior Commercial Lending Officer. He will be responsible for serving the banking needs of commercial organizations throughout Western Pennsylvania. Mark is a veteran of commercial lending, having served in businessRead More
FNCB
FNCB ‘Masters Friday’ Helps Kids Succeed
Employee dress down day benefits Luzerne County Head Start First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently raised almost $600 for the Luzerne County Head Start program through a bank-wide ‘Masters Friday’ employee dress downRead More
Hatboro Federal Savings
2013 Police Unity Bike Tour Raises $1.7 Million with 1700 Cyclists Participating
Warminster, PA – The Florham Park, NJ to Warminster, PA leg of the 300-plus mile 2013 Police Unity Bike Tour was held on Friday, May 10. The participants gathered at the Warminster police headquarters parking lot on Gibson Avenue aroundRead More
FNCB
FNCB Announces Staff Promotions
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced several staff promotions. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Supports Rehabilitation Services
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, announced today a partnership with Allied Services to help provide rehabilitation services for children, adults and seniors in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Read More
Meridian Bank
New Logo. New Address. Same Great Bank!
Meridian Bank's Corporate Headquarters has moved. Please update your records to reflect the new address. Read More
Mars National Bank
“Talking Baseball” with Neil Walker
Mars National Bank is sponsoring a series of interviews between major leaguer Neil Walker and his father Tom Walker, who was a major league pitcher. Read More
William Penn Bank
William Penn Bank Community Foundation
William Penn Bank Community Foundation Awards $80,000 in Grants Read More
FNCB
FNCB Employees Honored for Years of Service
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently recognized 22 employees with 10 or more years of service during a luncheon at Glenmaura Country Club, Moosic. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Announces Staff Promotions
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced two staff promotions. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Promotes Kirk to Executive Vice President
Mars National Bank announced the promotion of Michael J. Kirk to Executive Vice President. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
2013 Police Unity Bike Tour
Hatboro Federal Savings President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Sergeant David Erenius of the Warminster Police Department for the 2013 Police Unity Bike Tour. Read More
Brentwood Bank
Brentwood Bank Offers to Shred Sensitive Documents
The Bethel Park branch of Brentwood Bank, located at the corner of McMurray and South Park Roads, is hosting a Community Shred Day on Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to noon. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Employees Give Back to the Community
Theresa Williams volunteers over 50 hours; wins grant for Bushkill Relay for Life Read More
FNCB
FNCB Hires Gilliland
FNCB welcomes Dawn Gilliland to business development position First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, announced today the appointment of Dawn Gilliland to the position of Business Development Specialist. In her new position, Ms. GillilandRead More
FNCB
Thomas C. Gross Joins FNCB Wealth Management Services
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, announced today Thomas C. Gross has joined FNCB Wealth Management Services as a registered financial representative of INVEST Financial Corporation. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Supports Meals on Wheels of Northeastern PA
First National Community Bank (FNCB) presents a $500 donation to Meals on Wheels of Northeastern PA as part of the Community Caring employee volunteer program. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Hires Peter J. Balmert as Chief Lending Officer
Mars National Bank is committed to remaining a relationship driven, independent community bank, which offers competitive products and services, made up of dedicated professionals who are passionate about serving our customers in a personal, efficient and friendly manner. Read More
FNCB
FNCB Reinvests in the Community
Community Giving, Volunteerism and Financial Literacy Highlight Commitment With a focus on community giving, volunteerism and education, FNCB continued their mission of being ‘Simply a better bank™’ by meeting the needs of more than 300 nonprofit organizations and promoting financialRead More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Donates $2500 to Bucks County Foodshed Alliance
Hatboro, PA – Hatboro Federal Savings recently donated $2,500 to the Bucks County Foodshed Alliance for the start-up costs of BCFA’s Bucks County Buy Fresh Buy Local® chapter. With the bank’s President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. in attendance,Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
“Henry Mercer” Appears At McDonald Elementary Sponsored By Hatboro Federal
WARMINSTER, PA – Actor Jamie Bradley, a.k.a. Henry Mercer, recently visited McDonald Elementary School to present a dynamic and interactive program to seven third grade classes. This Mercer Museum educational outreach event was made possible by a $5000 donation fromRead More
FNCB
FNCB Makes Banking Easier With Mobile Deposit
New Feature Allows Customers To Deposit Checks From Their Mobile Device First National Community Bank (FNCB), a leader in mobile banking solutions, announced today a new mobile banking feature that allows customers to conveniently deposit checks simply by snapping aRead More
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Harleysville Savings Team Again Tops Goal In North Penn United Way Campaign
Ronald B. Geib, President and CEO of Harleysville Savings Bank, announced that the Harleysville Savings team pledged a record $33,219 for this year’s North Penn United Way campaign. This amount was matched 100% by the Bank for a total donationRead More
FNCB
FNCB BankCard Manager Earns National Certification
Jennifer Jenner only Certified Payments Professional serving NEPA First National Community Bank (FNCB), a leader in small business and commercial banking solutions, announced today BankCard Relationship Manager Jennifer Jenner has become the only certified payments professional serving Northeastern Pennsylvania. Ms.Read More
Standard Bank
Standard Bank
This year, Standard Bank is celebrating their 100th anniversary in the communities they serve including Monroeville, Murrysville, Greensburg, Ligonier, Mt. Pleasant, Scottdale, Hyndman, Cumberland (Maryland) and LaVale (Maryland). Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. is pleased to announce the bank’s donation of $5000 to help the Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle launch its “Meet Mercer” educational and community outreach program. Read More
Miners Bank
Miners Bank
The male employees of Miners Bank participated in a No Shave Campaign during the month of January 2013. The campaign intended to raise awareness and funds to benefit the American Cancer Society and Prostate Cancer Research. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank hired Lisa M. Kooker as Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Ms. Kooker will oversee the Bank’s credit and related activities. Read More
Mid Penn
Mid Penn Bank
Mid Penn Bank was recently ranked as #51 among the top 71 small/medium employers in the state, according to the thirteenth annual ‘Best Places to Work in PA’ awards program. Read More
Miners Bank
Miners Bank
Miners Bank was recently recognized as one of the 2012 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania. This means the bank is one of the top 100 employers in the commonwealth! Rankings have not yet been announced, but will be available in early December following the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania event. Miners Bank is incredibly proud and attributes receiving the recognition to positive employee morale. Read More
Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank
On Oct. 2, 2012, as part of Meridian Bank’s quarterly CEO Speaker Series, Eric Herrenkohl, author of the Amazon best-seller “How to Hire A-Players,” spoke on that topic to two dozen gathered CEOs and business owners. Read More
Beneficial Bank
Beneficial Bank
Four students from the new Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School didn’t just start another school year on Sept. 4 – they also began working at the Center City headquarters of Beneficial Bank. Read More
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings
Hatboro Federal Savings President and CEO Joseph J. Tryon, Jr. is pleased to announce the bank’s donation of $222,222 to five Bucks and Eastern Montgomery County educational foundations and organizations. Read More
Mars National Bank
Mars National Bank Supports Local Education through Scholarship and Improvement Programs
{Mars, PA} Mars National Bank donated $30,000 earmarked for 14 schools or education programs in Allegheny and Butler Counties. The donations were made through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Donations included funding for studentRead More