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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Announces Annual Scholarship Program Award Recipients

July 11, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Annual Scholarship Program. Salisbury Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Ten scholarships in the amount of $2,500.00 were awarded to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The recipients are high-achieving students who possess a variety of interests, have demonstrated leadership experience, displayed consistent community involvement, and strive to make their world a better place.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is Holding a Community Day at the New Paltz, NY Branch on Saturday, July 21

July 5, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Michael Jordan Promoted to Vice President, IT Security and Service Solutions Manager

June 28, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Jordan to Vice President, IT Security and Service Solutions Manager. As Vice President, he will continue in his role to manage the overall responsibilities of all IT Security functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the Service Solutions function.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Canaan Branch on July 7th

June 21, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sheffield, MA and Lakeville, CT Branches Community Days a Big Success

June 20, 2018

Salisbury Bank completed successful Community Day events at its Sheffield, MA branch on Saturday, May 26, and Lakeville, CT branch on Saturday, June 2.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Plains, NY Branch Community Day a Big Success

June 16, 2018

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with a successful event at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 5.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Offers Free Community Shred Day at Poughkeepsie, NY Office on Saturday, June 30th

June 13, 2018

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank Partners with SCORE to Bring You a Free Seminar to Discuss Simple Steps for Growing Your Business

May 23, 2018

Salisbury Bank and the Dutchess County Chapter of SCORE are joining together to offer a free seminar to discuss simple steps for growing your business.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Lakeville Branch on June 2nd

May 17, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Sheffield Branch on May 26th

May 9, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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Salisbury Bank's Community Day at the Dover Plains Branch on May 5

April 25, 2018

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring a Free Shred Event and Food Drive.

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The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company will Celebrate the Opening of it's Newest Branch in Fishkill, NY, with a Ribbon Cutting Event

April 20, 2018

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company will celebrate the Bank’s expansion and relocation from Main Street Plaza into their newest branch location at 701 Route 9, Fishkill, NY. Salisbury Bank acquired the former Orange Bank & Trust Company branch on April 13, 2018.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Medicare

April 19, 2018

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2018 Scholarship Program

April 18, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2018 Annual Time to Shine Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. Ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes it's Purchase and Assumption of the Fishkill, New York Branch of Orange Bank and Trust Company for it's Riverside Division

April 13, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has completed its acquisition of the Fishkill, New York branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Orange County Bancorp, Inc. (OTC: OCBI).

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" In Berkshire County 2018

April 12, 2018

The Berkshire Record has completed its 2018 Readers’ Survey for the “Best of Berkshire County”. For the sixth consecutive year, Salisbury Bank, with locations in Great Barrington, Sheffield, and South Egremont, Massachusetts, was voted the Best Bank in Berkshire County. Salisbury Bank competed against seven other banks and credit unions in the “Best Bank” category.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Internet Security

April 5, 2018

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Internet Security. In the seminar you will learn how hackers invade computers to steal financial information, what you can do to avoid being vulnerable to a computer breach, and what to do if you have been hacked.      

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Employee Awards

March 9, 2018

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to deserving employees for the year 2017.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Tips for Avoiding Online Dating Scams

March 8, 2018

Social media networks and dating websites have become increasingly popular tools for meeting and communicating. Unfortunately, fraudsters have capitalized on this trend and often create fake profiles to lure in victims, establish romantic relationships, and eventually, extort money.

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Spring Burke of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Receives 2018 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

February 21, 2018

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Spring Burke, Vice President, Mortgage Advisor has been named a Five Star Mortgage Professional in 2018. She will be featured in the March issue of Connecticut Magazine.

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Salisbury Bank's Tenth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign Was a Huge Success

January 16, 2018

Salisbury Bank has completed another successful Fill-the-Basket food drive helping food pantries feed those in need.

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Nicole M. Chase Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of Lakeville and Salisbury Branches

January 10, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Nicole Chase has recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of the Lakeville and Salisbury branches.

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Allison M. Romeo Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager

January 4, 2018

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Allison Romeo recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Agrees to Buy the Fishkill, New York Branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company for its Riverside Division

December 13, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the Fishkill, New York branch of Orange Bank & Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Orange County Bancorp, Inc. (OTC: OCBI) and assume approximately $23 million in deposits and purchase approximately $8 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program

November 22, 2017

Please join Salisbury Bank in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program

November 22, 2017

Please join Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's Tenth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign

October 26, 2017

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign

October 26, 2017

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Starting Your Own Business

October 19, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar on the basics of starting your own business.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare at Poughkeepsie, NY Office

October 11, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Signing Up For Healthcare and How to Pay For It

October 11, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on signing up for healthcare and how to pay for it. In this seminar, the following topics will be covered: financial plans you have in place now, documents needed to truly be prepared, assessing your health care needs and plans, and healthcare options available.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes its Third Shred Season

October 5, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that its 3rd shred season was a huge success. The Bank held four Community Shred Days in the New York Region over the course of four months that included its Fishkill, New Paltz, Newburgh and Poughkeepsie branches.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Millerton, Great Barrington, and Sharon Shred Days a Big Success

October 4, 2017

Salisbury Bank held three more successful Community Shred Days at its Millerton, New York branch on Saturday, August 19th, its Great Barrington, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, September 9th, and its Sharon, Connecticut branch on Saturday, September 16th.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Buying Your First Home and Credit Scores

October 4, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with important information on buying your first home and credit scores.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Prepare for Emergencies

September 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar on how to prepare for different types of emergencies.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at the Newburgh, NY Office on Friday, September 22nd

September 7, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank's Sharon Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 16th

September 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Kevin Bennett Joins Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer

August 24, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is proud to announce that Kevin Bennett has recently joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Consumer Fraud Crimes

August 24, 2017

Salisbury Bank, in partnership with Noble Horizons, is offering a seminar which will focus on consumer fraud crimes and how to avoid becoming a victim. This program will look inside the mind of a criminal, focus on the psychology behind consumer fraud crimes and offer ways to protect you and your loved ones from becoming victims.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Smart Financial Steps and Plans for Seniors and Their Caregivers

August 23, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on smart financial steps and plans for seniors and their caregivers. In this seminar, the following questions will be answered: What financial plans do you have in place now? What documents must you have ready to truly be prepared? Assessing your health care needs and plans – are you in “good shape”? Who will handle your financial decisions? What are the duties and limits of a financial caregiver?

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Salisbury Bank's Great Barrington Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 9th

August 23, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

August 16, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Partners With Local Non-Profits for Mobile Banking Campaign

August 9, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that three non-profit organizations received donations as a result of the collective effort of Bank employees and customers during its Mobile Banking Campaign.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Lakeville and Canaan Shred Days a Big Success

August 3, 2017

Salisbury Bank held two more successful Community Shred Days at its Lakeville, Connecticut branch on Saturday, June 3rd, and its Canaan, Connecticut branch on Saturday, July 8th.

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Salisbury Bank's Millerton Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, August 19th

August 2, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Offers Free Community Shred Day at the Fishkill, NY Office on Saturday, August 5th

July 19, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Julianna Sinchak Promoted to Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager

July 19, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Julianna Sinchak to Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager. As Vice President, she will continue in her role to manage the overall responsibilities of all Marketing functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the sales administration function.

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The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Celebrates The Opening of its Newest branch in New Paltz, NY, With a Ribbon tying Event

July 12, 2017

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company would like to thank the New Paltz community for a wonderful ribbon tying event that was held in conjunction with the New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, June 21st. The event was a celebration of the Bank’s expansion into their newest branch location at 275 Main Street in New Paltz. Salisbury Bank acquired the former Empire State Bank branch on June 2, 2017.

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Riverside Bank a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at The New Paltz, NY Office on Saturday, July 22nd

July 5, 2017

Riverside Bank a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Enriches Local Communities Through Higher Education Scholarships

June 21, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2017 Annual Scholarship Program. Salisbury Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Eight scholarships in the amount of $3,000.00 were awarded to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The recipients are high-achieving students who possess a variety of interests, have demonstrated leadership experience, displayed consistent community involvement, and strive to make their world a better place. The 2017 Scholarship recipients include:

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Salisbury Bank's Canaan Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, July 8th

June 21, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Jennifer Peterson Promoted to Lending Compliance Specialist, CRA Officer

June 14, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Peterson to Lending Compliance Specialist and Assistant Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Officer. As Assistant CRA Officer, she will continue in her role to provide critical support to the CRA Officer and will assume responsibility for various aspects of the CRA requirements.

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Riverside Bank a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Poughkeepsie, NY Office on Saturday, June 24th

June 7, 2017

Riverside Bank a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes Its Purchase and Assumption of The New Paltz, New York Branch of Empire State Bank for it's Riverside Division

June 5, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has completed its acquisition of the New Paltz, New York branch of Empire State Bank, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of ES Bancshares, Inc. (OTC: ESBS). The transaction included Salisbury’s assumption of approximately $31 million in deposits and purchase of approximately $7 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sheffield Shred Day a Big Success

June 1, 2017

Salisbury Bank held its second successful Community Shred Day at its Sheffield, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, May 20.  

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Create Your Legacy

June 1, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Estate Planning and Medicare Fraud. In this informative seminar, attendees will be provided with an overview of estate planning which will include conservatorship, healthcare power of attorney, wills, and living wills.It will also touch on the probate process – how to prepare for it and how it works. The presentation will end with a brief discussion on Medicare Fraud.

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" in Berkshire County

May 25, 2017

The Berkshire Record completed its 2017 Readers’ Survey for the “Best of Berkshire County”. After six weeks of intensive voting, Salisbury Bank, with locations in Sheffield, South Egremont, and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, was voted the Best Bank in Berkshire County for the fifth year in a row. Voting categories included community, shopping, dining, nightlife, arts and culture, and home and design.

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Jordan Andersen to Manage Great Barrington Branch of Salisbury Bank Georgann Farnum to Assume the Assistant Branch Manager Position

May 24, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Jordan Andersen has recently joined the Bank as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager at the Great Barrington Branch. The former Branch Manager, Georgann Farnum will be assuming the Assistant Branch Manager position to provide for a smooth transition pending her planned retirement in 2018.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Shred Day a Big Success

May 18, 2017

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with a successful event at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 6.

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Salisbury Bank Warns Older Americans about Grandparent Scam

May 17, 2017

The next time you receive a frantic call from someone saying they are your grandchild and asking for money, make sure it’s actually your grandchild who’s calling. According to the Federal Trade Commission, in 2016, impersonation scams ranked second as the most common consumer complaint, with more than 400,000 reported. The “grandparent scam,” is a form of financial abuse that deliberately targets older Americans using impersonation tactics.

 

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Salisbury Bank's Lakeville Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, June 3rd

May 17, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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John Trott Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Commercial Lending

May 10, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is proud to announce that John Trott was appointed to serve as Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Commercial Lending.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

May 4, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank's Sheffield Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, May 20th

May 3, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Employees Graduate From The Connecticut School of Finance and Management

April 26, 2017

Amanda Goewey, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager, and Eileen P. Narbutas, AAP, Assistant Vice President, Customer Support and Electronic Services Manager recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management (CSFM), an intensive two year bank management training program sponsored by the Connecticut Bankers Association. The program provides an opportunity for bank management personnel and other key employees of Connecticut’s banking industry to obtain a more comprehensive knowledge and awareness of the banking business.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on May 6th

April 20, 2017

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Scholarship Program Enriching Local Communities Through Higher Education

April 13, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2017 Annual Time To Shine Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. Ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2017 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2017

Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced its 2017 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state area and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2017 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank announces its 2017 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Day events will take place during the months of May through September at our branches throughout the tri-state area, and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Seminar on Best Practices for Business Owners with 401(k) Plans

March 20, 2017

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is offering a free seminar with valuable information about best practices for business owners with 401(k) plans. Seminar topics will help business owners understand their role as a plan fiduciary, steps to take to manage their responsibilities and risk, along with how to select and monitor providers. Seminar topics will also include some of the most common mistakes made by Plan Sponsors and how to reduce their chance of occurrence.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar Best Practices for Business Owners With 401(k) Plans

March 20, 2017

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about best practices for business owners with 401(k) plans. Seminar topics will help business owners understand their role as a plan fiduciary, steps to take to manage their responsibilities and risk, along with how to select and monitor providers. Seminar topics will also include some of the most common mistakes made by Plan Sponsors and how to reduce their chance of occurrence.

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Bianca Martin to Manage the Millerton Branch of Salisbury Bank

March 15, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Bianca Martin has accepted the Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager position at the Millerton Branch.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Employee Awards

March 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to four deserving employees for the year 2016.

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Eric Haffa Joins The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager and Cash Management Specialist

February 22, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Eric Haffa has recently joined the Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager and Cash Management Specialist at our Newburgh Branch.

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Lana Morrison Retires From Salisbury Bank

February 15, 2017

It is with regret but warm wishes that Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announces the retirement of long-time employee Lana Morrison.

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Justin Markovits, Esq. Joins Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services Team

February 8, 2017

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Justin Markovits, Esq. has recently joined Salisbury Bank and Trust as Vice President, Trust Officer in the Wealth Advisory Services division.

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7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

February 1, 2017

As the 2017 tax season gets underway, Salisbury Bank is urging all customers to take extra precaution when filing their return to prevent exposure to tax fraud.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Agrees to Buy the New Paltz, New York Branch of Empire State Bank for it's Riverside Division

January 12, 2017

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAL) announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the New Paltz, New York branch of Empire State Bank, the wholly owned bank subsidiary of ES Bancshares, Inc. (OTC:  ESBS) and assume approximately $31 million in deposits and purchase approximately $6.8 million in branch related loans.

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Salisbury Bank's Ninth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign Was a Huge Success

January 6, 2017

Salisbury Bank has completed another successful Fill-the-Basket food drive helping food pantries feed those in need.

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Kimberly Downey of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Receive New Leaders in Banking Award

December 15, 2016

Kim Downey, Vice President, Trust Officer at Salisbury Bank and Trust Company was chosen as one of the select few New Leaders in Banking. Over the last few months, the Connecticut Bankers Association (CBA) and Connecticut Banking magazine asked bankers throughout Connecticut to nominate their peers for the leadership award. Nominees must work at a CBA Member Bank, be an outstanding employee, manager, or business leader, and be making a notable impact within their bank and community.

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Salisbury Trust Partners With Lebenthal

December 9, 2016

Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services (“Salisbury Trust”), the trust division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, has announced that it has added Lebenthal Asset Management (“Lebenthal”) to its carefully selected line-up of investment partners.  Lebenthal, a $1.4 billion New York City based investment management firm, is recognized for its seasoned experience in global and US equity as well as municipal bond portfolio management.

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Spring Burke Receives 2017 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

December 6, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Spring Burke has been chosen as a 2017 Five Star Mortgage Professional award winner. She will be featured in the March issue of Connecticut Magazine.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program, Collecting New Unwrapped Gifts for Local Children

December 2, 2016

Please join Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's "We Believe" Program, Collecting New Unwrapped Gifts for Local Children

December 2, 2016

Please join Salisbury Bank in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

 

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Julianna Sinchak Promoted to Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager

October 31, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Julianna Sinchak to Assistant Vice President, Marketing and Sales Administration Manager. She will continue in her role to manage the overall responsibilities of all Marketing functions and strategies within the Bank, as well as oversee the sales administration function.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off it's Fill-the-Basket Campaign, Collecting Food and Donations for Local Food Pantries

October 24, 2016

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off it's Ninth Annual Fill-the-Basket Campaign, Collecting Food and Donations for Local Food Pantries

October 24, 2016

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Internet Security: Savvy, Safe, Secure

September 30, 2016

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Internet Security. In the seminar you will learn how hackers invade computers to steal financial information, what you can do to avoid being vulnerable to a computer breach, and what to do if you have been hacked.            

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Elder Abuse and Fraud

September 13, 2016

Salisbury Bank, Geer Village, and Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association are partnering to offer a seminar that will provide information on Elder Abuse and Fraud and what can be done to protect you or your loved ones.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes it's Second Shred Season

August 31, 2016

Riverside Bank, a division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that their 2nd shred season was a huge success. We held three Community Shred Days in the New York Region over the course of three months that included our Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, and Fishkill branches.

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Salisbury Bank's Sharon Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 17th

August 31, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank's Great Barrington Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, September 10th

August 24, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Amanda Lidstone of Salisbury Bank Earns National Certification

August 9, 2016

Amanda Lidstone, CRCM, Vice President, Compliance Officer of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, recently attained the Certified AML and Fraud Professional (CAFP) accreditation.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Canaan Shred Day a Big Success

August 4, 2016

Salisbury Bank held its fourth successful Community Shred Day at its Canaan, Connecticut branch on Saturday, July 9th.  

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Salisbury Bank's Millerton Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, August 20th

August 3, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Lakeville Banker Completes ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management - Earns CFMP Designation

July 28, 2016

Julianna Sinchak, Marketing Manager of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, recently graduated from the American Bankers Association (ABA) School of Bank Marketing and Management.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Fishkill, NY Office on August 6th

July 25, 2016

Riverside Bank, a division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

 

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Robert Drucker of Salisbury Bank Announces his Retirement

July 18, 2016

Salisbury Bank says goodbye to a long-time Director, Robert S. Drucker, as he retires at the end of his current term.

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Salisbury Bank Announces The 2016 Lakeville Shred Day a Big Success

July 12, 2016

Salisbury Bank held its third successful Community Shred Day at its Lakeville, Connecticut branch on Saturday, June 4th.  

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Poughkeepsie, NY Office on July 23rd

July 11, 2016

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Four Salisbury Bank Employees Graduate from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management

June 28, 2016

Kim Bergenty, Assistant Vice President, Compliance Manager; Tara Decker, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager; Kim Downey, Vice President, Trust Officer; and Andrea MacArthur, Assistant Vice President, Retail Lending Manager all recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management (CSFM), an intensive two year bank management training program sponsored by the Connecticut Bankers Association.

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Salisbury Bank's Canaan Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, July 9th

June 20, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Employee Awards

June 15, 2016

Salisbury Bank gives out awards to four deserving employees for the year 2015.

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Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Enriches Local Communities Through Higher Education Scholarships

June 14, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2016 Annual Scholarship Program.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on the Basics of Medicare

June 7, 2016

Salisbury Bank is offering a seminar which will focus on Medicare choices and options for eligible applicants.

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Salisbury Bank Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 6, 2016

Every year, millions of seniors fall victim to financial fraud. Studies show elder financial abuse costs seniors approximately $2.9 billion each year. In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, Salisbury Bank is urging older customers and their trusted caregivers to safeguard all personal information and stay alert to the common signs of financial abuse.

 

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Salisbury Bank and Partner, The Carrot Project, Finance Turner Hill Malting Co. in South Egremont, Massachusetts

June 2, 2016

The Carrot Project and Salisbury Bank and Trust Company are pleased to announce a loan provided through the Greater Berkshire Agriculture Fund (GBAF) to Turner Hill Malting Co. in South Egremont, Massachusetts.

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Salisbury Bank and Partner, The Carrot Project, Finance Grass + Grit Farm in New Paltz, New York

June 2, 2016

The Carrot Project and Salisbury Bank and Trust Company are pleased to announce a loan made through the Greater Berkshire Agriculture Fund (GBAF) to Grass + Grit Farm in New Paltz, New York.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day at Our Newburgh, NY Office on June 25th

June 1, 2016

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

 

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover and Sheffield Shred Days a Big Success

June 1, 2016

Salisbury Bank kicked off its annual shred season with two successful events at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, May 7th and its Sheffield, Massachusetts branch on Saturday May 21st.

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Salisbury Bank Rated "Best Bank" in Berkshire County

May 17, 2016

The Berkshire Record recently completed a survey for the “Best of Berkshire County” in over 400 categories, ranging from women’s shoes to elected officials, and readers overwhelmingly voted Salisbury Bank the Best Bank in Berkshire County for the fourth year in a row. Salisbury Bank, with locations in Sheffield, South Egremont, and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, was voted #1 in the 2016 Readers’ Survey, which was conducted throughout the month of February.

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Salisbury Banks Lakeville Branch Offers Free Community Shred Day on Saturday, June 4th

May 16, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2016 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

May 4, 2016

Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced its 2016 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state area and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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5 Ways to Spot a Lottery Scam Salisbury Bank Warns Community About a Popular Scam

April 22, 2016

According to the FBI, in 2014 consumers lost more than $8 million to solicitation scams promising instant wealth and grand prize earnings. These scams, commonly referred to as the “advance fee”, “lottery”, or “sweepstakes” scam, involve fraudsters issuing counterfeit checks and fake award letters to consumers who have allegedly won a lottery or sweepstakes raffle. The consumer, who most likely never entered the alleged drawing, is issued a check worth more than the amount owed and instructed to pay taxes and fees before receiving their lump sum payment. Unfortunately, the check -- in addition to the raffle -- is bogus.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on May 7th

April 19, 2016

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Make Your Money Work for You: How to Spend, Save, Borrow and Invest Wisely

April 14, 2016

Salisbury Bank and Noble Horizons are partnering to offer a seminar that will provide information, tools and strategies to help you distinguish how to spend, save, and invest your hard earned money.

 

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Salisbury Bank Makes Donation to Canaan Fire Company

April 8, 2016

Canaan Fire Company offers mutual aid to Salisbury Bank by helping the Sheffield Branch restring their flagpole.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 6, 2016

Salisbury Bank announces its 2016 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through September at our branches throughout the tri-state and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank's Spring Burke Selected as a Top Mortgage Professional for 2016

March 31, 2016

The Northeast Mortgage Edition of Top Agent Magazine has named Spring Burke as a Top Mortgage Professional in 2016 and featured her as their cover story in the March issue.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2016 Scholarship Program Enriching Local Communities Through Higher Education

March 25, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2016 Annual “Time to Shine” Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the desire to make their world a better place.

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12 Tips for Protecting Your Mobile Devices

February 29, 2016

As use of mobile devices continues to climb, cyber criminals are targeting those gadgets more frequently. According to a report by the Federal Reserve, 52 percent of smartphone users say they have used mobile banking in the past 12 months. In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week March 6 - 12, Salisbury Bank is highlighting 12 ways consumers can take extra precaution to protect the data on their mobile device.

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James E. Cotter Joins Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

February 3, 2016

Salisbury Bank and Trust Company announced that James E. Cotter was appointed to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Bank effective January 29, 2016.

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Salisbury Bank Offers 7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud

January 27, 2016

As Americans begin the process of filing tax returns, identity thieves are scheming to get their hands on that money. Tax identity theft has been the most common form of identity theft reported to the Federal Trade Commission for the past five years. Salisbury Bank is using Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, Jan. 25-29, to raise consumer awareness and provide tips to prevent tax ID fraud.

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Peter Sepelak to Manage the Lakeville and Salisbury Branches of Salisbury Bank

January 21, 2016

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Peter Sepelak has been hired as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of our Lakeville and Salisbury Branches.

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Stacey Curtis to Manage the Canaan Branch of Salisbury Bank

December 30, 2015

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce that Stacey Curtis has accepted the Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager position at our Canaan Branch.

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Maurice Bowerman Joins Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services

December 18, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Maurice Bowerman has recently joined Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, as a Vice President and Trust Officer.

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Spring Burke Receives 2016 Five Star Mortgage Professional Award

December 16, 2015

We are pleased to announce Spring Burke has been chosen as a 2016 Five Star Mortgage Professional award winner. She will be featured in the March issue of Connecticut Magazine.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks off its "We Believe" Program

December 8, 2015

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company for the first time will join a 30 year tradition, known as the “We Believe” program.

 

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Salisbury Bank Kicks off its "We Believe" Program

December 8, 2015

Please join Salisbury Bank in bringing holiday magic to underprivileged children through their 30 year tradition of the “We Believe” program.

 

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Betsy Devino Announces Retirement From Salisbury Bank

December 7, 2015

It is with regret but warm wishes that I announce the retirement of Betsy Devino.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Dover Plains Shred Day a Huge Success

November 4, 2015

Salisbury Bank held its seventh successful Community Shred Day at its Dover Plains, New York branch on Saturday, October 3, 2015.  

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Buying Your First Home and Credit Scores

October 22, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with important information on buying your first home and credit scores.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sharon and Great Barrington Shred Days a Big Success

October 16, 2015

Salisbury Bank held two more successful Community Shred Days at its Sharon, Connecticut branch on Saturday, September 12th and its Great Barrington, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, September 26th.

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Salisbury Bank Kicks Off it's Eighth Annual Fill-The-Basket Campaign, Collecting Food and Donations for Local Food Pantries

October 15, 2015

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Kicks Off it's Fill-The-Basket Campaign, Collecting Food and Donations for Local Food Pantries

October 15, 2015

Rapidly rising demand coinciding with higher food prices and a decline in donations makes it more important than ever to get involved in helping to make a difference.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Data Security Threats

October 6, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Data Security Threats. In this workshop we will discuss how you can prepare yourself from possible threats.

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Eileen Lee Retires From Salisbury Bank

September 29, 2015

It is with regret but warm wishes that I announce the retirement of Eileen Lee after 19 years with Salisbury Bank.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Business Email Fraud

September 23, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Business Email Fraud. In this workshop we will discuss how companies can safeguard themselves against email fraud and most other threats by implementing the key components outlined in the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cyber Security Framework. Join us as we discuss 10 Steps to help safeguard your money and information.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on October 3rd

September 18, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on September 26th

September 11, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Completes it's First Shred Season

September 2, 2015

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that their first shred season was a huge success. We held three Community Shred Days in the New York Region over the course of three months that included our Newburgh, Poughkeepsie and Fishkill branches.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Millerton Shred Day a Huge Success

September 1, 2015

Salisbury Bank held its fourth successful Community Shred Day at its Millerton, New York branch on Saturday, August 15th.  

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on September 12th

August 31, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

 

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Salisbury Bank Provides Access to FDIC Insurance on Multi-million-dollar CD Deposits

August 14, 2015

With the U.S. job market recovering at a slower rate than last year, experts are scaling back 2015 growth projections and investors are looking to maximize investment yield without sacrificing security. Treasuries and Money Market Mutual Funds continue to offer attractive interest rates, but, unlike deposit-based funds, they lack FDIC insurance. The FDIC is considered the gold-standard of safety and since its creation in 1933 no depositor has lost a single penny in an FDIC-insured account as a result of a failure.

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Salisbury Bank Offers a Free Seminar on EMV Chip Card Technology in Great Barrington

August 10, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering this free seminar on what business owners need to know about EMV Chip Card Technology.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Canaan Shred Day a Big Success

August 6, 2015

Salisbury Bank held its third successful Community Shred Day at its Canaan, Connecticut branch on Saturday, July 11th.  

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on August 15th

August 3, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is Offering a Free Seminar on EMV Chip Card Technology

July 31, 2015

Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is offering this free seminar on what business owners need to know about EMV Chip Card Technology.

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Salisbury Bank Offers a Free Seminar on EMV Chip Card Technology

July 23, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering this free seminar on what business owners need to know about EMV Chip Card Technology.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day on August 1st

July 21, 2015

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day on June 27th

July 17, 2015

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Celebrates One Year Anniversary of Great Barrington, MA Branch - Makes Donation to two Community Organizations

July 10, 2015

This May, Salisbury Bank celebrated the one year anniversary of the opening of their Great Barrington branch office.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Offers Free Community Shred Day on July 18th

July 6, 2015

Riverside Bank, a Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Sheffield and Lakeville Shred Days a Big Success

July 2, 2015

Salisbury Bank held its first two successful Community Shred Days at its Sheffield, Massachusetts branch on Saturday, May 9th and its Lakeville, Connecticut branch on Saturday, June 6th.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on July 11th

June 29, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Partners With SCORE to Bring you a Free Seminar to Discuss Simple Steps for Growing Your Business

June 9, 2015

Salisbury Bank and the Western Massachusetts Chapter of SCORE are partnering to offer a free seminar to discuss simple steps for growing your business.

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Salisbury Bank Announces Three Employee Promotions

June 3, 2015

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotions of three employees.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company Partners With Score to Bring You a Free Seminar About Simple Steps for Growing Your Business

May 29, 2015

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and the Dutchess County Chapter of SCORE are partnering to offer a free seminar to discuss simple steps for growing your business.

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Salisbury Bank Celebrates American Housing Month

May 28, 2015

In recognition of American Housing Month, Salisbury Bank is providing consumers with valuable housing information throughout the month of June. Tips for both renters and home owners will include choosing the right housing option, getting a loan, improving your credit score and saving for a down payment.

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Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services Announces Meredith Tiedemann has Earned the Designation of Certified Private Wealth Advisor (CPWA)

May 27, 2015

Meredith Tiedemann recently earned the distinguished Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) designation. The CPWA® designation, delivered by Investment Management Consultants Association® (IMCA®), is the only advanced designation designed for financial advisors and consultants who work with high net worth clients on the life cycle of wealth.

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Salisbury Bank's Megan Gawel Graduates From The Connecticut School of Finance & Management

May 26, 2015

Megan Gawel, Assistant Vice President, Branch Administrator recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Finance & Management (CSFM), an intensive two year bank management training program sponsored by the Connecticut Bankers Association. The program provides an opportunity for bank management personnel and other key employees of Connecticut’s banking industry to obtain a more comprehensive knowledge and awareness of the banking business.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on June 6th

May 22, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Riverside Bank, A Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company, Announces 2015 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

May 12, 2015

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank announced its 2015 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state area and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank Celebrates Great Barrington Branch's One Year Anniversary

May 6, 2015

Salisbury Bank’s Great Barrington branch is celebrating its one year anniversary this month. In honor of the milestone, the bank is hosting a community appreciation celebration – Bankers Go Bonkers – at the Great Barrington, MA location. From Monday, May 4th until Friday, May 29th, customers can enter to win a $500 cash giveaway. Product specials for Home Equity Lines of Credit, Personal Checking Accounts and Savings Accounts will also be available.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2015 Scholarship Program Enriching Local Communities Through Higher Education

May 4, 2015

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its 2015 Annual Scholarship Program. The Bank created its Annual Scholarship Program in 2009 to assist students who have a proven financial need and who are already making a difference in their communities. Multiple scholarships may be awarded in the amount of $2,500.00 each to assist eligible students seeking a college degree in a variety of programs. The ideal candidates will be students of academic achievement, who possess a variety of interests and leadership experience, show consistent community involvement, and the willing desire to make their world a better place.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Defending Yourself Against Account Takeover

April 28, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about defending yourself against account takeover. Account takeover is one of the most prevalent forms of identity theft, victimizing both individuals and businesses. In this seminar, we will discuss how account holders can defend themselves against account takeovers and other types of fraud.    

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Community Shred Day on May 9th

April 24, 2015

Salisbury Bank is helping in the fight against identity theft while building community goodwill by sponsoring Free Community Shred Days.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on Internet Security: Savvy, Safe, Secure

April 21, 2015

Salisbury Bank is offering a free seminar with valuable information about Internet Security. In the seminar you will learn how hackers invade computers to steal financial information, what you can do to avoid being vulnerable to a computer breach, and what to do if you have been hacked.            

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Salisbury Bank Finances New Roasting Facility for Irving Farm Coffee Roasters in Millerton, NY

April 17, 2015

Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce its support for the newly built roasting facility that belongs to Irving Farm Coffee Roasters. The funding is for a state-of-the-art roastery and education center located in Millerton, NY, less than a mile from their popular cafe and bakery.

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Salisbury Bank Announces 2015 Free Community Shred Day Schedule

April 8, 2015

Salisbury Bank announces its 2015 Community Shred Day Schedule. This free service is part of the Bank’s commitment to help in the fight against identity theft. The Shred Days will take place during the months of May through October at our branches throughout the tri-state and are open to all local residents and businesses.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Tips for Putting Tax Refunds to Good Use

April 3, 2015

Nearly 8 out of 10 U.S. tax filers will receive a federal tax refund this year. As millions of Americans await reimbursement from Uncle Sam, Salisbury Bank has highlighted five tips for making the most of their tax refund.

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Salisbury Bank Offers Free Seminar on How to Care for your Aging Parents

April 3, 2015

Salisbury Bank, Noble Horizons and Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association are partnering to offer a book talk with author Virginia Morris. This book talk will be followed by a panel discussion with local experts who will discuss area resources available to help care for aging parents.

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Cheri Krusen Joins The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager

March 25, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Cheri Krusen has recently joined the Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager at our Newburgh Branch.

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Rosa M. Hoag to Manage Fishkill and Red Oaks Mill Offices in Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company

March 25, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Rosa Hoag will be joining the Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company where she will be managing both the Fishkill and Red Oaks Mill offices.

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Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank Announces New Advisory Board

March 9, 2015

The Riverside Division of Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce their newly formed Advisory Board. The merger agreement with Riverside Bank provided for Salisbury to invite all of the non-officer directors of Riverside, excluding those that will serve on the board of directors of Salisbury, to serve as members of an advisory board.  Advisory Board members will learn about the additional products and services that we offer in an effort to provide insight as to how we can better serve our client needs.  In addition, members will share new business opportunities and insights about the local community and will provide input regarding policies, marketing ideas, potential branch locations, and community and public relations suggestions specific to the local market.  

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Salisbury Bank Names Commercial Lending Leadership Team

January 20, 2015

With the recent growth of Salisbury Bank’s loan portfolio as a result of the merger with Riverside Bank, the Bank is pleased to announce the reorganization of the lending leadership team to optimize the functionality of the credit department and to provide continued effective and efficient customer service and credit risk management practices. “It was the perfect opportunity to reorganize roles and responsibilities to accommodate the growth of the bank,” said Rick Cantele, President and CEO of Salisbury Bank and Trust Company. “I am confident that this structure, and this team, will provide the bank with the talent, the experience, and the depth to effectively serve the communities in which we do business.”

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