Friday, January 27, 2023

Banking & Finance

BayPort Credit Union Scholarship Applications Now Available

The BayPort Credit Union Foundation is offering $100,000 in tuition assistance to local high school students, college students, and working adults. There are 11 different scholarship types, from trade and vocational schools to post-graduate programs, available to students of...

TowneBank Finalizes Merger With Farmers Bank

SUFFOLK-A merger between TowneBank and Farmers Bank has been finalized. TowneBank, which first announced plans to acquire Farmers Bankshares, Inc. in the summer of 2022, shared the news on January 17 that the merger was officially complete on January 13. “Our...

LFCU’s New Gloucester Branch Will Replace Hayes Location

GLOUCESTER – A spokesperson for Langley Federal Credit Union said the company expects to break ground on its new Gloucester location by the end of March. Construction is expected to take at least nine months, and once it is completed,...

TowneBank promotes Human Resources Chief to Chief Operating Officer

TowneBank has promoted R. Lee Clark from chief human resources officer to chief operating officer, the bank announced Thursday, January 5. In this role, Clark will continue to oversee human resources and will be responsible for bank operations in addition...

TowneBank Supports Salvation Army With Angel Tree Donations

WILLIAMSBURG—For ten years, Lynn Joseph has been coordinating TowneBank’s Williamsburg efforts to ensure local families aren’t forgotten over the holidays through the Angel Tree program. Team members from Williamsburg's two branches participate, with donations going to the Salvation Army...

TowneBank President Set To Retire By End Of The Year

TowneBank recently announced that Brad E. Schwartz, its president and chief operating officer, will retire on December 31, 2022. Schwartz also intends to step down as director of the company when his current term expires at the 2023 annual...

Positions Open At Several 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union Locations

YORK-There are several open positions at one of the 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union branches in York County. The credit union is looking to hire a human resources benefits specialist at its Kiln Creek Branch, which is located at 110...

1st Advantage Credit Union Looking To Fill Positions At Multiple Locations

The 1st Advantage Credit Union is seeking to fill positions at many of its branches on the Peninsula. The credit union has open positions for a human resources benefits and systems specialist, a mortgage loan officer, and an applications support...

Sign up here for our free newsletter that tells you about the newest stories, three mornings each week.

Sponsor This Section

Latest News

Dollar Tree, Inc. CEO Mike Witynski Leaving The Company

CHESAPEAKE-Mike Witynski, CEO of Dollar Tree, Inc., is leaving the company. The announcement was made on January 24. Witynski, who has been in leadership roles...

Newport News Public Schools Superintendent Let Go Following Shooting At Richneck Elementary School

NEWPORT NEWS-On Wednesday, January 25, the school board for Newport News Public Schools (NNPS) voted to part ways with its superintendent, George Parker III,...

Hampton City Council Approves Red Light Camera Proposal

HAMPTON—At its Wednesday, January 25 meeting, Hampton City Council voted on an ordinance to amend and re-enact city codes in order to authorize traffic...