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Adams Community Bank Promotes 4
12:04PM / Monday, December 30, 2013
ADAMS, Mass. — Adams Community Bank announced the promotion of four of its employees on Monday. — Elena Tucker to human resource and payroll officer; Emma Tower to retail loan officer; Bonnie Callanan to deposit operations supervisor; and Rebecca Crouse to bank secrecy analyst.     "I am very proud to announce the promotion of these four individuals who are all strong contributors to the success of our bank," said Charles P. O'Brien, president and CEO. "I congratulate all of them for their hard work and dedication to their careers here at Adams Community Bank."   As a human resource and payroll Officer, Tucker will be


Berkshire Bank Acquiring 20 Bank of America Branches
03:04PM / Wednesday, July 24, 2013

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The county's largest bank is getting bigger with the addition of 20 retail bank branches in New York.

Berkshire Bank, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hills Bancorp. Inc., has entered into a purchase-and-assumption agreement for bank branches from Bank of America. The branches are located in New York markets within or contiguous to markets currently served by Berkshire.

The acquired branches have approximately $640 million in total deposits and $5 million in loans. Both banks will be working to ensure a seamless transition for customer accounts; employees will transfer over to Berkshire Bank.

This acquisition is subject to regulatory approval from


New Name, New Signs for Hoosac Bank
Staff Reports,
04:56PM / Monday, July 22, 2013



Adams Community Bank Receives 5-Star Rating
09:17AM / Monday, July 15, 2013
ADAMS, Mass. — BauerFinancial, Inc., a national bank rating and research firm, gave Adams Community Bank a five-star rating.   The rating insists that the bank excels in capital, asset quality, probability and other areas.   Additionally, Adams Community Bank has earned a five-star rating from Bauer for 94 consecutive quarters.   BauerFinancial, Inc., based out of Coral Gables, Fla., has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded.   Adams Community Bank began its operations in 1869 with branch offices


Greylock Federal Promotes Two Employees
09:15AM / Wednesday, May 15, 2013

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Greylock Federal Credit Union announced the promotion of two employees, Bob Maxwell to vice president of marketing services for Greylock Marketing Group and Anthony "Tony" Hyte to assistant

 vice president of branch development. 

"I'm thrilled to be announcing the promotion of these two individuals," said Greylock President and CEO Marilyn L. Sperling. "Bob has an exceptional talent for developing comprehensive, effective marketing strategies to meet the individual needs of each client, and we are confident his customer-focused approach will lead to ongoing success

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