/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Salisbury Bancorp, Inc., (NYSE Amex: SAL) announced today that its subsidiary, Salisbury Bank and Trust Company ("Salisbury Bank"), opened its new
Tuesday, January 19
, with a ribbon cutting ceremony that included local officials, bank representatives, local business owners, and customers.
"A little rain couldn't dampen the enthusiasm of all those in attendance as we opened our second
New York State
, President and CEO of Salisbury Bank. "We're ready to expand, we're excited about the opportunities, and we look forward to working with the consumers and small business owners in
and in eastern
, owner of Moore & More Printing in
, cut the ribbon at the new branch on behalf of the non-profit organization Adopt-A-Family. Adopt-A-Family was the recipient of a
donation from the Bank that Moore plans to share with the Northeast-Millerton Library, who provided space for the Adopt-A-Family program this past holiday season.
"This is very exciting and was a wonderful surprise," said Moore. "We had a lot of support this holiday season to service the 367 kids in the program. Salisbury Bank has always been a generous supporter of Adopt-A-Family, and we're very thankful to them."
, Vice President and
Branch Manager, said that the Bank gives a donation as part of every branch opening. "It's just one of Salisbury Bank's many ways of giving back to the community," she added.
Also on hand for the ribbon cutting were Northeast Town Supervisor,
; Harlem Valley Chamber of Commerce Vice President,
; Millerton Business Association representative,
; Millerton Townscape representative,
; Salisbury Bank Presiding Director,
; former Salisbury Bank CEO,
; several Salisbury Bank directors and staff; and members of the local business community and the community at large.
Staff at the
branch includes Morrison;
, Vice President and Commercial Lender;
, Assistant Branch Manager, as well as
. The full-service branch offers the latest in banking comfort and convenience. Instead of a formal teller counter,
branch customers will find individual teller stations with enhanced privacy features. A seating area invites customers to relax on comfortable chairs and enjoy a cup of coffee as they catch the news on a flat screen television and enjoy the tranquility of a spacious fish tank that is on display. The branch also includes two drive-thru lanes and a drive-up ATM.