GLEN HEAD, N.Y., March 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The First of Long Island Corporation (Nasdaq:FLIC) announced today the declaration of a first quarter cash dividend in the amount of 25 cents per share. This represents an 8.7% increase over the dividend of 23 cents per share declared in the same quarter last year. The dividend will be paid on March 22, 2013 to shareholders of record on March 14, 2013. The First National Bank of Long Island is the sole subsidiary of The First of Long Island Corporation. The Bank currently has twenty-two full service offices, eleven commercial banking offices and two select service banking centers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties and Manhattan. The Bank expects to open a new full service branch in Massapequa Park, Long Island later this quarter.
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