Hometown Bank News

Hometown Bank Community Foundation Contributes $5,000 to NewVue Communities

Oxford, Massachusetts – Michael D. Hewitt, President of Hometown Bank Community Foundation, Inc., announced today that a contribution in the amount of $5,000 was presented to NewVue Communities, formerly known as Twin Cities CDC. NewVue Communities is a non-profit organization, located in Fitchburg, MA, that serves 22 communities in central Ma...

bankHometown CEO to Retire

Oxford, Massachusetts – bankHometown announced that Michael D. Hewitt, its President and Chief Executive Officer, has decided to retire on June 30, 2018. Sam S. Pappas, Chairman of the Board, stated that “We have been very fortunate to have Mike Hewitt as the leader of our Bank since 2013. His vast banking experience and strong leadership will...

bankHometown recognized by SBA as a Top Lender in CT Market

HARTFORD, CT – The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced its 2017 Eagle Award recipients at its Annual Lenders & Partners Meeting yesterday at Stony Creek Brewery in Branford, CT. The SBA lending results in Connecticut for the federal government’s fiscal year ending September 30, 2017 reported positive trends. SBA in Con...

bankHometown Continues Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program

OXFORD, MA:  Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, the 2017 Neighbors helping Neighbors Campaign has resulted in total donations of $25,000. This is the 14th year that bankHometown has challenged local residents and businesses to help support local food pantries. It’s a way for the bank and its customers to make a real difference...

bankHometown DONATES TO WOODSTOCK PLAYGROUND

OXFORD, MA:  Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced that bankHometown has made a donation of $1,000 for the Woodstock playground. Viktor Toth, Superintendent, along with Wendy Durand, WMS Principal and Crystal Adams, Woodstock Playground Committee Chair, recently received a check for $1,000 from bankHometown’s Woodstock...

bankHometown Launches 14th Annual Neighbors Helping Neighbors Campaign

bankHometown kicks off its 14th Annual Neighbors Helping Neighbors Campaign on November 1st with a challenge to local residents to help support local food pantries and a way for the bank and its customers to make a real difference in the lives of local residents. Customers of the bank and community members are invited to be a “Hometown Hero...

Concerned about the Equifax breach? Here’s what you need to know.

Although bankHometown is not responsible for this information breach, we feel strongly that all consumers should be educated about the details of the Equifax Credit Bureau breach.  The list of Frequently Asked Questions below were provided by Equifax.  Reading through them will help you to understand the details and options so that you can make a...

bankHometown presents multiple contributions to Harrington Healthcare System

OXFORD, MA:  Michael D. Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown, announced the bank has presented 3 checks to the Harrington HealthCare system to fund current renovations and vital community outreach programs. First, a $1,000.00 contribution was made for Harrington Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED) renovations.  The hospital is located...