2017

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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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 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 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'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 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 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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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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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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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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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, 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 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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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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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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