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Bricks and mortar: Fairfield County Bank, Sound Community Bank open branches

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Bricks and mortar: Fairfield County Bank, Sound Community Bank open branches

S&P Global Market Intelligence rounds up notable branch openings and closings over the past week. This wrap excludes certain moves by banks with more than $5 billion in assets and certain credit unions.

Mid-Atlantic

Malvern, Pa.-based First Priority Bank in February opened a branch at 237 E Gay St. in West Chester, Pa., according to the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities' summary of activities.

First Priority Financial Corp. is the bank's parent company.

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Stroudsburg, Pa.-based ESSA Bank & Trust is seeking the state banking regulator's approval to open a branch at 600 W. Hamilton St. in Allentown, Pa.

ESSA Bancorp Inc. is the bank's parent company.

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Pennsylvania-based Somerset Trust Co. seeks to open a branch at 915 Mills Dr. in North Huntingdon, Pa., according to the state banking regulator's summary of activities.

The bank is a unit of Somerset Trust Holding Co.

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White Plains, N.Y.-based NorthEast Community Bank (MHC) seeks to open a branch at 1 Freeland St. in Monroe, N.Y., according to the New York State Department of Financial Services' weekly banking bulletin.

The bank is a subsidiary of NorthEast Community Bancorp Inc. (MHC). NorthEast Community Bancorp MHC is the bank's ultimate parent.

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Kingston, N.Y.-based Catskill Hudson Bank, a unit of Catskill Hudson Bancorp Inc., notified the state banking regulator of its intention to close its branch at 830 Main St. in the Arlington community of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Midwest

Sandusky, Ohio-based Civista Bancshares Inc., the parent company of Civista Bank, opened a loan production office in Westlake, Ohio, in 2017, according to the company's annual report.

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Altoona, Wis.-based Citizens Community Federal NA, a unit of Citizens Community Bancorp Inc., filed an application with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to open a branch at 218 Broadway St. in Ellsworth, Wis., according to the regulator's website.

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First National Bank of Michigan has opened a branch at 1 W. 8th St. in Holland, Mich., according to the OCC's website.

The Kalamazoo, Mich.-based bank is a subsidiary of First National Bancorp Inc.

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Rochester, Minn.-based HMN Financial Inc., parent company of Home Federal Savings Bank, is planning to open a branch in Owatonna, Minn., according to the company's annual report.

Northeast

Connecticut-based Farmington Bank, a unit of First Connecticut Bancorp Inc., opened a branch at 299 Middle Turnpike W. in Manchester, Conn., according to a press release.

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Ridgefield, Conn.-based Fairfield County Bank recently opened a branch located at 2000 Post Rd. in Fairfield, Conn., according to a press release.

The bank is a unit of Fairfield County Bank MHC.

Southeast

Kenbridge, Va.-based Benchmark Community Bank secured approval from the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond to open a branch at 316 W. Atlantic St. in Emporia, Va., according to a Federal Reserve release.

The bank is a subsidiary of Benchmark Bankshares Inc.

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Richlands, Va.-based First Sentinel Bank secured the Richmond Fed's approval to open a branch at 427 Main St. in Bland, Va.

The bank is a unit of First Region Bancshares Inc.

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The Arkansas State Bank Department approved Batesville, Ark.-based Citizens Bank's application to open a branch at 3971 W. Wedington Drive in Fayetteville, Ark., according to the state banking regulator's website.

Citizens Bancshares of Batesville Inc. is the bank's parent company.

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Atlanta-based SouthCrest Financial Group Inc., the parent company of SouthCrest Bank N.A., opened a branch at 741 W. Lanier Ave., Suite 102, in Fayetteville, Ga., according to a press release.

Southwest

Happy State Bank in Texas, a unit of Happy Bancshares Inc., applied with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas for a branch at 1600 S. Fairfield St. in Amarillo, Texas.

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Corpus Christi, Texas-based ValueBank Texas closed its branch at 11 Highway 35 N., in Rockport, Texas, according to the Texas Department of Banking's website.

First International Bancshares Inc. is the bank's parent company.

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Texas-based Elsa State Bank and Trust Co. is seeking the state banking regulator's approval to open a branch at 1301 E. Nolana Ave. in McAllen, Texas.

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Burkburnett, Texas-based First Bank, a subsidiary of First Burkburnett Bancshares Inc., opened a branch at 4400 Main St. in Frisco, Texas, according to the state banking regulator's website.

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Texas-based Hondo National Bank, a unit of Texas Heritage Bancshares Inc., is seeking to establish a branch at 401 Main St. in Blanco, Texas, according to the OCC's website.

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First Liberty National Bank received the OCC's approval to open a branch at 15113 Merritt Way in Beaumont, Texas.

The Liberty, Texas-based bank is a unit of First Liberty National Bancshares Inc.

West

Seattle-based Sound Community Bank, a unit of Sound Financial Bancorp Inc., opened a branch at 2400 3rd Ave., Suite 100, in Seattle, according to a press release.