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    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank believes in giving the youth of their communities every advantage to help them succeed now and in the future. It is never too early for children to learn healthy saving habits, so it is no wonder that North Brookfield Savings Bank is getting the ball rolling in their local communities with financial education for elementary students.  North Brookfield Savings Bank’s ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank is ready to celebrate the holidays with their local communities and the Bank is spreading good cheer by inviting everyone to attend their first-ever Winter Wonderland Open House, Saturday, December 7th from 9am – 12PM, at the Bank’s North Brookfield Branch, 9 Gilbert Street, North Brookfield.  North Brookfield Savings Bank is a proud sponsor of North Brookfield’s 25 ...read more
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    Monday, November 04, 2019
    Informing, educating and protecting their local customers from fraud is something that North Brookfield Savings Bank not only takes very seriously, but also takes pride in. It is not unfamiliar to see the Bank’s Managers and Officers out in the community sharing their in-depth knowledge on the subject with their local neighbors.  In fact, in an effort to advise and safeguard the seniors of local ...read more
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    Monday, November 04, 2019
    The magic of the holidays is near and as a part of the popular and beloved West Brookfield White Christmas celebration, North Brookfield Savings Bank is preparing to enjoy the season with the young and the young at heart at their Annual Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 8th from 12PM – 3PM.  Santa’s elves have been busy preparing sweet treats and snowy snacks as plans have been made to ...read more
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    Monday, October 28, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank hosted their Annual Employee Appreciation event on October 15th at the Publick House in Sturbridge, thanking all of the employees for their dedication to the success of the Bank and their commitment to supporting our customers and local communities.   Every year, North Brookfield Savings Bank recognizes and rewards employees for their dedication to the Bank and for ...read more
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    Monday, October 28, 2019
    The holiday season is upon us, and for North Brookfield Savings Bank that means the exciting return of one of their favorite friends, Santa Claus! The Bank invites everyone, even pets, to stop by for a visit and photos with Santa himself at Santa Day, a festive holiday celebration at the Belchertown Branch on Saturday, November 23rd, 9am – 12pm.  Santa Day!Belchertown Branch4 Daniel Shays ...read more
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    Monday, October 21, 2019
    Cornerstone Bank’s Charitable Donations Committee is proud to announce its recent donation of $1,500 to the Kennedy-Donovan Center (KDC). This donation will help the Center implement the final phase of the sensory inclusive playground for their South Central Early Intervention Program located in Southbridge, MA. This playground will allow children of all abilities to play together as one.  The ...read more
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    Monday, October 21, 2019
    For North Brookfield Savings Bank the holiday season is a special time of year. It’s when people and communities come together. And what better way to do so than by helping make sure that all young community members experience a wonderful, joy-filled, holiday season.  Starting November 1st and running through December 15th North Brookfield Savings Bank’s Annual Toy Drive aims to ensure holiday ...read more
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    Friday, October 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marc Solomon, Azaya, Inc.   Phone: (413) 284-1720   Email: msolomon@azaya.net     Azaya Inc. expands with the hire of a new “Business Development Manager” role. Successful Managed Services Provider for over 25 years turns to an experienced business builder   Palmer, MA, October 10, 2019 - Azaya, Inc. named Patrick Fortunato as the companies, Business ...read more
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    Friday, October 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE      Contact: Patrick Fortunato, Azaya, Inc.        Phone: (413) 284-1720        Email: PFortunato@azaya.net Azaya Inc. launches eZ Voice phone system for small businesses   Small business phone systems are now available in a variety of configurations.  Palmer, MA, October 10, 2019 - Azaya, Inc. announced today that it will be providing additional technology ...read more
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    Monday, October 07, 2019
    North Brookfield, MA – With fall bringing cool, crisp weather and the season of the harvest, finding out he was the winner North Brookfield Savings Bank’s drawing contest brightened up Matt Koziol’s week. As part of a special limited time drawing contest, customers of North Brookfield Savings Bank could enter for their chance to win a 55” Samsung Ultra HD Smart TV.  With an abundance of ticket ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank is pleased to announce their recent donation of $1,000 to The Literacy Project, a nonprofit organization that provides adult education in five locations throughout Franklin, Hampshire and Worcester Counties, covering a 1,500 square mile. The donation was made in support of the Ware Classroom of The Literacy Project which is located at 23 West Main Street in downtown ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    According to the American Red Cross, every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood. Thankfully, each and every day, generous blood donors help patients of all ages, ranging from babies to senior citizens, who find themselves in serious medical situations resulting from accidents, burns, surgeries, chronic illnesses, organ transplants or a fight against cancer.  To make it more ...read more
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    Monday, September 16, 2019
    As summer comes to a close and the leaves start to turn, North Brookfield Savings Bank is gearing up for their Annual Fall Food Drive fundraiser, offering the perfect chance to share some kindness, support the community and help those in need during the season of giving.  North Brookfield Savings Bank’s Fall Food Drive fundraiser, held during the entire month of October, helps provide much needed ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 04, 2019
    North Brookfield, MA – North Brookfield Savings Bank is committed to excellence and the support of their local communities, which is exactly why the Bank hosts the annual Back to School Supply Drive fundraiser in order to help children from their local communities to excel in school. With the fundraiser coming to a close, and the children returning to their school classrooms, North Brookfield ...read more
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    Monday, August 26, 2019
    Summer is winding down, and students are beginning to prepare for the school year ahead. This can be a financially difficult time for parents having to provide not only new school clothes, but also school supplies. Cornerstone Bank helps students in need by holding its annual “Stuff the Bus” drive to gather backpacks and school supplies for students in the surrounding communities.From July 31st ...read more
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    Thursday, July 25, 2019
    North Brookfield, MA – It’s hard to believe that it’s already time to start preparing for back to school. Nevertheless, for North Brookfield Savings Bank that is exactly what they are planning to do, as they announce the August 1st start of their popular Back to School Supply Drive. With the help of the community, the Bank is committed to helping local students to start the school year off feeling ...read more
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    Thursday, July 18, 2019
    Long rainy days and spring storms have been chased away and summer is finally here, bringing with it sunny days, summer fun, and warm weather. For Ronna Shea, a resident of Ware, the summer fun began right away when she found out that she was the lucky June winner of North Brookfield Savings Bank’s Hat Contest.Each month, anyone spotted wearing a North Brookfield Savings Bank hat in the community ...read more
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    Monday, July 15, 2019
    Worcester, MA—On Friday, June 28th, Cornerstone Bank employees were hard at work at the Habitat for Humanity Operation Playhouse Build-A-Thon. This event brought businesses from the MetroWest and Greater Worcester area together to build, paint, and decorate themed playhouses for Veteran and military families. Fifteen Cornerstone Bank employees spent the day building two playhouses; one a Mickey ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Worcester, MA—Cornerstone Bank has been recognized in four categories at this year’s New England Banking Choice Awards. The awards were accepted on June 28th at the Best Bank Expo held at MGM Springfield. Cornerstone Bank President and Treasurer, Todd Tallman, took part in the discussion panel.    Cornerstone Bank has been named the first place statewide winner for Technology and named first ...read more
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    Monday, July 01, 2019
    We can all feel the change in the air as summer quickly approaches. The days are getting warmer and the excitement of vacations and fun summer activities is in full force. For Caitlyn Toomey, a North Brookfield resident, the summer excitement got a jump start when she found out that she was the May winner of North Brookfield Savings Bank’s Hat Contest.  Each month, anyone spotted wearing a ...read more
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    Thursday, June 27, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank is committed to supporting the future generations of our local communities on their journey to excellence. The Bank was proud to recently attend local High School graduation ceremonies and present a combined $10,000 in scholarships to help graduating students offset the cost of attending college and help them to pursue their dreams of furthering their education. North ...read more
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    Friday, June 14, 2019
    Though this spring might be rainier than we would all like, the weather is finally starting to warm up and take a turn for the better. As the sunnier days of summer inch closer we have more and more to look forward to. For Joseph Mango, a resident of Thorndike, there was something extra special to brighten his day when he found out that he was the April winner of North Brookfield Savings Bank’s ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    Following North Brookfield Saving Bank’s Annual Meeting, the Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Cindy Fountain to the officer role of Assistant Vice President, within the Retail Banking and Consumer Lending Department. “We are so pleased to announce Cindy’s well-earned promotion to Assistant Vice President. She has consistently demonstrated her commitment to providing our customers with ...read more
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    Thursday, June 06, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank will be hosting a FREE Medicare information session “Medicare – Countdown to 65” on September 16th, 4pm at Ye Olde Tavern, 7 East Main Street in West Brookfield. Pre-registration is required and spacing is limited so do not miss out on this important learning opportunity. Light complimentary refreshments will be served. If you are over 60, this informative seminar ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    As a long-time supporter of Camp Putnam, a well-loved New Braintree camp for children, North Brookfield Savings Bank was thrilled to continue to further show support through a $500 Gold Sponsorship of the Camp Putnam Ramble Q fundraiser event held on May 19th. The event was an all-day, fun-filled experience that gathered an impressive crowd. Camp Putnam is nestled in the fields and forests of New ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank recently made a $1,195 donation towards tuition costs for Ware High School students enrolled in an Introduction to Firefighting and EMS Training Program, allowing students to participate in the course completely free of costs, making it more accessible. This is the Bank’s second year offering their support to the up and coming generations looking into a career in the ...read more
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    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Thanks to the hard work of the Ware Senior Center, many local senior citizens have a place to go for daily exercise classes, activities, and socializing, in turn greatly improving their overall quality of life. Many of the community members served through the Senior Center are 55 or older, and as such, are at an increased risk for Sudden Cardiac Arrest, or SCA. Fortunately, the early use of a ...read more
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    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Thanks to the invaluable work of the North Brookfield Chapter of Hearts for Heat, charitable donations from the public, and a generous $2,000 donation from North Brookfield Savings Bank, many residents thankfully did not have to suffer without heat through another winter. In March 2019, North Brookfield Savings Bank presented their donation to members of the North Brookfield Chapter of Hearts for ...read more
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    Friday, May 17, 2019
    North Brookfield Savings Bank loves interacting, supporting and offering educational resources to local community members whenever possible, including even the youngest of citizens. It is no surprise that when the Bank was given the opportunity to visit students of Warren Community Elementary School to participate in their May 3rd Community Reading Day they jumped at the chance. As a part of their ...read more
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