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Dec 23, 2014, 16:39 ET

Westbury Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Greg Remus President

 Westbury Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WBB) - The Board of Directors of Westbury Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") appointed Greg J. Remus President of...

Dec 19, 2014, 12:15 ET

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Declares 4th Quarter Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: FMAO) the holding company of The Farmers &...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:37 ET
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Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend

Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: SOMC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share on the outstanding shares of the corporation's...

Dec 18, 2014, 20:13 ET
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Sierra Bancorp Announces New EVP/Chief Banking Officer

 Sierra Bancorp, the holding company for Bank of the Sierra, today announced Michael Olague will assume the position of Executive Vice...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:28 ET
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Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. declares quarterly dividend of $.20 per common share

 The Board of Directors of Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC), the holding company for Great Southern Bank, declared a $0.20 per common...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:00 ET

First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

 The Board of Directors of First Bancorp (NASDAQ: FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of...

Dec 15, 2014, 16:29 ET

Valley National Bancorp To Announce Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings

Valley National Bancorp (NYSE: VLY) ("Valley"), the holding company for Valley National Bank, announced that it will release its fourth quarter...

Dec 15, 2014, 16:01 ET

First National Community Bancorp, Inc. Makes Interest Payments on Trust Preferred Securities

First National Community Bancorp, Inc., (OTCQB: FNCB) (the "Company"), announced today that it brought current the interest payments that it had...

Dec 15, 2014, 09:15 ET

First South Bank Adds Nine Locations in North Carolina

 First South Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:FSBK), the parent holding company of First South Bank (the "Bank"), announced today that the...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:47 ET
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Citizens National Bancorp, Inc. And The Citizens National Bank Agree To Merge With Easthampton Savings Bank

 Citizens National Bancorp, Inc. (Trading Symbol: "CTZR"), the holding company for The Citizens National Bank, announced today that it has...

Dec 09, 2014, 15:32 ET

Jacksonville Bancorp, Inc. Declares Dividend

Andrew F. Applebee, Chairman of Jacksonville Bancorp, Inc. (the "Bancorp") (NASDAQ: JXSB) today announced that the Bancorp has declared a cash...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:26 ET

Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. Announces Dividend

 Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB Marketplace: FCBI), the parent company for Frederick County Bank ("FCB" or the "Bank"),...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. And M&T Bank Corporation Announce Further Extension Of Time To Complete Proposed Merger To April 30, 2015

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCBK) ("Hudson City") and M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE: MTB) ("M&T") announced today that they have agreed...

Dec 08, 2014, 17:25 ET

First Financial Bancorp Growing in Central Ohio

First Financial Bancorp (Nasdaq: FFBC) announces that it has opened three more full-service banking centers under its brand in Central Ohio. First...

Dec 05, 2014, 11:28 ET
Jamie Clark, new Board Member of Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc.

Charles James Scott Clark Appointed To Board Of Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc.

 Southern Michigan Bancorp, Inc. (OTCBB: SOMC) announced the appointment of Charles "Jamie" James Scott Clark to its Board of...

Dec 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

First Colebrook Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

 First Colebrook Bancorp, Inc. (Ticker Symbol: FCNH) announced on November 24th, 2014 a quarterly dividend of $.125 per common share. For the...

Dec 03, 2014, 15:35 ET

William Penn Bancorp, Inc. Announces 10% Stock Repurchase Plan

William Penn Bancorp, Inc.  (OTC Bulletin Board: WMPN), the holding company for William Penn Bank, announced today that the Board of Directors...

Dec 02, 2014, 12:53 ET

Community Investors Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Earnings For The Three Months Ended September 30, 2014

 Community Investors Bancorp, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CIBN), parent company of First Federal Community Bank of Bucyrus, reported net earnings...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:25 ET

Gouverneur Bancorp Announces Fiscal 2014 Results

 Charles C. Van Vleet Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Gouverneur Bancorp, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GOVB) (the "Company") holding...

Dec 01, 2014, 13:32 ET
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Republic Bank Celebrates Small Business Saturday, "Surprises and Delights" Hanna's Gourmet Kitchen

 Republic First Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRBK), the holding company for Republic Bank, commemorated Small Business Saturday by surprising Hanna's...