GLEN HEAD, N.Y., June 17, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The First of Long Island Corporation (Nasdaq:FLIC) announced today the declaration of a second quarter cash dividend in the amount of 20 cents per share. This represents an 11% increase over the dividend of 18 cents per share declared in the second quarter of last year. The dividend will be paid on July 9, 2010 to shareholders of record on June 28, 2010. 

The First National Bank of Long Island is the sole subsidiary of The First of Long Island Corporation. The Bank currently has nineteen full service offices, twelve commercial banking offices and two select service banking centers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties and Manhattan.
CONTACT:  First of Long Island Corporation          Mark D. Curtis, Senior Vice President & Treasurer          (516) 671-4900 Ext. 556