November 1, 2019
STONEHAM, MA- October 31, 2019 – The Small Business Spotlight - a contest created by StonehamBank gave community members a chance to nominate their favorite local small business for a $2,500 Small Business grant.
Stonehambank Donates $15,000 to the North Shore Community Development Coalition’s Homeless Youth Housing Initiative
September 26, 2019
Stoneham, MA- September 26, 2019 – Earlier this month, StonehamBank donated $15,000 to the North Shore Community Development Coalition (NSCDC) to support their housing initiatives for homeless youth and youth aging out of foster care.
The Board of Directors of StonehamBank Announced Promotions for the Following Officers at a Recent Board Meeting
May 22, 2019
Stoneham, MA (May 22, 2019) — StonehamBank Chief Executive Officer, Edward F. Doherty, Jr., recently announced the promotions of several bank employees, approved by the bank’s Board of Directors at its May meeting.
April 5, 2019
STONEHAM, MA- April 3rd, 2019 – StonehamBank teamed up with Kurt von Sneidern’s economics class at Stoneham High School to have a mock Shark Tank. Students teamed up in pairs to create a business or product of their choice and present it to the “sharks,” which was StonehamBank’s Senior Management.
March 1, 2019
STONEHAM, MA- March 1, 2019 – StonehamBank has been selected to participate in the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston's Equity Builder Program which assists local homebuyers with down-payment and closing costs as well as homebuyer counseling and rehabilitation assistance.
StonehamBank Teams Up with Scholastic and Read with Malcolm, Donates 400 Books to Malden Public Schools
December 10, 2018
STONEHAM, MA- December 7, 2018 – StonehamBank donates 400 books to the Malden Public Schools in partnership with Scholastic and Read with Malcolm.
November 9, 2018
STONEHAM, MA- November 8, 2018 – StonehamBank participates in nationwide “Lights, Camera, Save!” contest for the 2018 year. The contest is held annually by the American Bankers Association.
StonehamBank Donates Halloween Baskets to Holy Family Hospital and Winchester Hospital’s Pediatric Wards
November 2, 2018
STONEHAM, MA- October 29, 2018 – Each year, StonehamBank donates Halloween baskets to the Pediatric floors of both the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen and Winchester Hospital in Winchester.
October 23, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – October 22, 2018 – StonehamBank names Dance Xhilaration of Stoneham, MA the winner of their Small Business Spotlight contest. The studio will receive a $2,500 grant.
September 20, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – September 2018 – StonehamBank has announced the appointment of Edward F. Doherty, Jr. as Chief Executive Officer of StonehamBank. Doherty, who succeeds Janice T. Houghton, has served as the Bank’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer since 2009.
September 20, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – September 2018 – StonehamBank has announced the appointment of Paul Totino as President of StonehamBank. Totino, who succeeds Janice T. Houghton, has served as the Bank’s Chief Strategy Officer since January 2018.
July 26, 2018
STONEHAM, MA - July 2, 2018 - StonehamBank recently welcomed Mark Drew as Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending. He is known for designing customized lending products tailored to the unique needs of his commercial clients.
July 18, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – StonehamBank hosted Hometown Huddle at Stoneham High School with New England Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell and first round draft pick Sony Michel. Later in the day, a donation was made to Read with Malcolm to promote youth literacy.
StonehamBank Donates $15,000 to The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Billerica, Becomes First Summer Camp Sponsor
July 18, 2018
Billerica, MA – July 13, 2018 – StonehamBank recently donated $15,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Billerica for their summer camp program, and becoming their first-ever summer camp sponsor.
June 26, 2018
StonehamBank hosts Hometown Huddle at Stoneham High School with New England Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell and first round draft pick Sony Michel. Later in the day, a donation was made to Read with Malcolm to promote youth literacy.
June 24, 2018
STONEHAM — Malcolm Mitchell can be a game-changer for the Patriots when healthy. The wide receiver showed promise as a rookie two years ago when he made big plays in the team’s Super Bowl win over Atlanta.
June 23, 2018
It was 84 degrees and sunny in Athens, Ga., on Saturday afternoon, but chillier and gloomier conditions in Stoneham forced former Georgia Bulldogs (and current Patriots) receiver Malcolm Mitchell and running back Sony Michel to seek refuge indoors at the Stoneham High School gym, where they held a football clinic with local youth teams.
June 20, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – June 20th, 2018 – Two StonehamBank employees graduated from the New England School for Financial Studies on June 15th. The extensive two-year program is for those with supervisory positions at a financial institution that demonstrate the ability to take on greater responsibilities within the organization.
StonehamBank Team Members “Walk the Walk” with NuPath to Raise Awareness for Autism and Other Disabilities
April 25, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – April 25th, 2018 – StonehamBank team members participated in NuPath’s “Walk the Walk” on April 14th. The event fundraised to benefit adults with autism and other developmental disabilities.
StonehamBank Presents Elementary School Principals with a Copy of “The Magician’s Hat” Following Reading Rally
April 25, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – April 13th, 2018 – StonehamBank presented the Principals of the Colonial Park, Robin Hood, and South Elementary schools in Stoneham with a copy of “The Magician’s Hat” on April 6th, following a reading rally with Patriots player Malcolm Mitchell.
April 13, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – April 13th, 2018 – StonehamBank brought Super Bowl Champion Malcolm Mitchell and Read with Malcolm to the Stoneham High School March 29th to give all Stoneham’s second and third grade students a special treat.
April 2, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – StonehamBank hires Paul Totino as Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President. Totino joined the team on January 3rd.
March 15, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – March 15, 2018 – StonehamBank hired Nancy Brown to be their Sales and Services Manager of their Billerica Branch on January 16th. Brown comes from Reading Co-Op Bank where she was an AVP and Branch Manager.
March 6, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – March 6, 2017 – StonehamBank hired Dawn C. Ferrari as the Vice President of Human Resources and Talent Management Officer January 2nd. She comes from Northern Bank where she was Vice President of Human Resources and built their HR department.
February 23, 2018
STONEHAM, MA – February 23, 2018 – StonehamBank is offering a First-Time Home Buyers Seminar on Saturday, March 10th. The free event will be held at StonehamBank at 80 Montvale Ave in Stoneham from 10 AM - 12 PM. Pre-Registration is required.
Lights, Camera, Save! Teen Video Contest Underway at StonehamBank - Winner eligible for a $5,000 grand prize
October 13, 2017
Stoneham, MA – StonehamBank is accepting submissions for its Lights, Camera, Save! video contest. The contest, organized by the American Bankers Association Foundation, is a national competition that encourages teens to use video to communicate the value of saving money and inspire their peers to become lifelong savers.
May 17, 2017
Stoneham, MA - May 17, 2017 - With a history that is deeply rooted in our community, StonehamBank is committed to encouraging positivity and facilitating prosperity.StonehamBank recently presented $1000.00 to Helping Our Troops to support soldiers overseas. Pictured (from L to R) Rebecca Gardner, StonehamBank; Beverly Devirgilio, Helping Our Troops; Frank Geary, Helping Our Troops.
May 5, 2017
Stoneham, MA – May 5, 2017 – In the role, Linehan will oversee the bank’s financial reporting, accounting and finance functions while helping to lead the capital and strategic planning initiatives.
"We are honored to have Mark join StonehamBank,” said Meg McIsaac, President, StonehamBank. “We are an innovative bank that invests in technology to provide a premier customer experience. Mark embraces our strategy, and his skills and perspective really round out our terrific team.”
February 15, 2017
Stoneham, MA – February 14, 2017 – Supporting civic and charitable community organizations is a significant part of StonehamBank's corporate values for the past 130 years. This year, StonehamBank is celebrating its 130th Anniversary with 130 days of Giving!
130 Days of Giving provides StonehamBank the opportunity to reach out and thank the local community charitable organizations for all that they do in the communities StonehamBank serves. Community organizations have been nominated, by local community members, for a chance to receive $130 from StonehamBank during StonehamBank's 130 Days of Giving.
“As a Woburn native it is heartwarming to recognize such an inspiring organization,” said Edward Doherty, Jr, Executive Vice President, StonehamBank. “The James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club has helped so many youths through their programs and services and the Bank is proud to support such a dedicated organization in our community.”
“StonehamBank has been a longtime supporter of Club and we appreciate everything they have done for us. We are so grateful to be a part of a community that supports its children,”said Lytta Teta, Director of Development, James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn.
January 19, 2017
Title: President, StonehamBank
Experience: 31 years
Meg McIsaac originally got into banking at her sister’s urging, interning at Bank of Boston and later enrolling in its management training program. She held a variety of roles before she was tapped to turn around Holbrook Cooperative, at the time a troubled institution. It was her connection with StonehamBank’s current CEO, Janice Houghton, that led her to her next challenge. Speaking of the culture that drew her to StonehamBank, McIsaac told Banker & Tradesman, “It’s sincere here. … I think people really appreciate what they do and they want to contribute to the community.”
December 9, 2016
ZRent, a division of Leader Bank, is proud to welcome StonehamBank to its expanding network of financial institutions. ZRent allows financial institutions to provide online rent collection services to their landlord and small business customers, creating competitive advantage and customer loyalty for participating institutions. This new partnership will allow StonehamBank customers to take full advantage of ZRent services, enabling landlords and tenants to fully automate the rental payment process.
“We are very excited to enter into this partnership with StonehamBank. We look forward to bringing all the benefits of ZRent to their customers,” said Jay Tuli, the Senior Vice President of Retail Banking at Leader Bank. “We hope that ZRent can continue to help automate rent payments for community banks and their customers.”
“We are committed to offering innovative services to our customers, ZRent is another great example of services we provide to our customers evolving needs,” said Edward Doherty, Jr., Executive Vice President of StonehamBank. “ZRent offers a simple and convenient solution that provides real value to our customers looking to efficiently manage their rent collection.”
ZRent works by automatically deducting rent payments from the tenant’s bank account and depositing them directly into the landlord’s account. Tenants can set and forget their monthly payments, and landlords will no longer have the hassle of collecting checks and making the trip to the bank. ZRent also provides peace of mind for the landlords, who will now receive one complete payment for each unit on the same day every month. ZRent is free of charge for any landlord that banks with one of the participating institutions, currently StonehamBank and Leader Bank.
For more information on Leader Bank innovative ZRent tool call 781-641-8691.
December 2, 2016
Stoneham, MA – December 1, 2016 – StonehamBank recently donated $10,000 to Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica. The funds will aid the renovations to help create a safe and healthy youth recreation pool area.
"The Boys and Girls Club is thrilled that StonehamBank has once again come forward to help our club and our kids,” said Roy Nagy, Executive Director, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica. “The renovation of the swimming
pool office, viewing and lifeguard changing areas will be great for our staff, members and families.”
“We are proud to support the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica,” said Edward Doherty, Jr, Executive Vice President, StonehamBank. “We look forward to seeing the club’s staff, members and families enjoying the pool for years to come.”
PICTURED (L to R) Salwa Hindi, StonehamBank; Gil Moreira, Board of Directors StonehamBank; Roy Nagy, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica; Fred Ciampa, CPA, PC, Board of Directors StonehamBank; Joseph Smith, StonehamBank; Members of Boys & Girls Club of Greater Billerica
November 17, 2016
Stoneham, MA, November 16, 2016 - StonehamBank recently donated $4K to the Robin Hood Elementary School Homework Club to ensure a positive, respectful, and stress-free environment for students to complete their homework. Students work with teachers, as well as their peers, to complete homework tasks and promote growth in their learning.
“With the generosity of StonehamBank our program provides the students a safe, positive and productive environment,” said Maura Donoghue, Principal, Robin Hood Elementary School. “Not only do we provide academic assistance, we also focus on their growth in fundamental life skills, character and leadership.”
“At StonehamBank we aim to align with programs that enrich the lives of the youth of our communities,” Edward F. Doherty, Jr, Executive Vice President, StonehamBank.“StonehamBank is proud to support such a great program and it is wonderful to see how the community can work together and make a positive difference.”
Pictured: Rhonda Sabbio, StonehamBank; Robin Hood Elementary School Homework Club
October 6, 2016
Stoneham, MA, October 5, 2016 - StonehamBank recently donated $2500 to the Stoneham Central Middle School Math Team in support of the opportunities to travel to other schools for competitions and meet students from neighboring communities.
“StonehamBank has supported our math team for over twenty years and because of that support we have built and sustained a competitive math team year in and year out,” said Christopher Banos, Principal, Stoneham Central Middle School. “The feedback I have received from students over the years is that their time on the math team was one of their most rewarding middle school experiences.”
“Stoneham Central Middle School’s Math Team Coach, Michelle Zavez, is an inspiration to our youth and we are happy to support her team so they may attend math competitions in our communities,” Edward F. Doherty, Jr, Executive Vice President, StonehamBank.“Last year’s students demonstrated honorable performances and the Bank wishes this year’s team even greater success.”
September 13, 2016
Stoneham, MA, September 12, 2016- StonehamBank recently donated $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell. The donation will be used for Habitat’s Critical Home Repair Program. This program reaches out to low income families, including the elderly, disabled and veteran community, that currently needs help to stay in their home by providing a wide range of home repairs to address health, safety and accessibility issues.
“Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell would not be able to build and repair homes for families in our community if it weren’t for companies like StonehamBank. StonehamBank has been supporting Habitat Lowell for many years and their commitment to giving back to the community both financially and with volunteer labor enables us to increase the number of families who benefit from our programs” said Brenda Gould, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell Executive Director.
“Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell has been an integral part in strengthening families within our communities,” said Edward Doherty, Jr., Executive Vice President of StonehamBank. “We are honored to be included on their truck and grateful of our partnership to help families obtain safe and affordable housing.”
September 6, 2016
Stoneham, MA, August 26, 2016- StonehamBank recently donated $45,000 over three years to the Boys & Girls Club of Stoneham & Wakefield in support of the Club to finish their teen centers, teach financial literacy, expand science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematic programs. StonehamBank has been a strong supporter of the Boys & Girls Club for many years.
"StonehamBank is more than just a bank, they are our partners. With their generous support we can do so much to help Stoneham's youth. We are very lucky to have them as friends, and together, StonehamBank and our Clubs are ensuring great futures for the kids of Stoneham & Wakefield,” shared Anthony Guardia, Esq., Director of Development of the Boys & Girls Club of Stoneham & Wakefield.
“It's important to create a supportive and inspiring community for our teens," said Edward Doherty, Jr., Executive Vice President of StonehamBank. "By empowering teens with these type of programs, we can help them reach their future goals! We are grateful to have partner like the Boys & Girls Club of Stoneham & Wakefield.”
April 26, 2016
STONEHAMBANK BRANCHES TO HOST SHRED DAY AND GROCERY DRIVE ON SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016, IN STONEHAM AND BILLERICA
March 9, 2016
StonehamBank is pleased to announce an upgrade to our Business Online Banking home page. On Monday, March 14th Business Online Banking users will see a new dashboard page. During that first login process, users will be allowed to customize the dashboard to their preferences. The new page design will improve usability and user experience.
June 22, 2015
StonehamBank Tackles Overdraft Fees
Now Offers Two Innovative Products with No Bank Overdraft Fees Ever
June 15, 2015
The following letter has been sent to Governor Baker and Secretary Ash regarding funding for Zoo New England and in particular to address concerns about accreditation for Stone Zoo.
April 17, 2015
STONEHAMBANK OFFERS COMPLIMENTARY FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS SEMINAR MAY 2 IN STONEHAM
March 23, 2015
StonehamBank hosts Spring 2015 Home Buyer’s & Seller’s Seminar
Billerica, MA – StonehamBank announces a Spring Home Buyer’s & Seller’s Seminar on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at 1:30 PM at the 493 Boston Road, Billerica branch hosted by StonehamBank Mortgage Originator Judy Cronin for those considering selling or buying a home. The program is free and open to the public.
March 11, 2015
StonehamBank announces Student Essay Contest to celebrate Teach Children to Save Day
StonehamBank Community Development specialist Sharon Iovanni recently announced the Teach Children to Save Essay Contest for students in public or private schools in Billerica and Stoneham to celebrate national Teach Children to Save Day.
March 4, 2015
GREGORY D’ANTONA JOINS STONEHAMBANK TEAM
Stoneham, MA - StonehamBank Risk Management Officer Kathleen Conary announced the hiring of Gregory D’Antona as a Risk Management Manager, effective February 3, 2015.
January 26, 2015
Due to expected inclement weather, StonehamBank’s Montvale and Billerica branches will be closed all day tomorrow, Tuesday, January 27, 2015.
December 29, 2014
StonehamBank has partnered with the Connecticut Attorneys Title Insurance Company (CATIC) Real Estate School to host continuing education classes for Massachusetts real estate agents. StonehamBank’s Loan Center, located at 80 Montvale Avenue in Stoneham, MA, was recently approved by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a site for offering the classes, which are complimentary and offer continuing education credits that are required for Massachusetts real estate agents.
December 23, 2014
StonehamBank Billerica and Montvale branches and back offices will be closing on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, 2014, at 2 PM and will reopen on Friday, December 26 at 8:30AM.
December 4, 2014
SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO STONEHAMBANK SATURDAY, DEC 13
October 20, 2014
NATIONAL VIDEO CONTEST CALL FOR ENTRIES
StonehamBank accepting entries Oct. 1 – Dec. 1
With rising college student loans, it’s more important than ever for teens to be financially fit. How much do today’s teens know about using money wisely? StonehamBank’s participation in the Lights, Camera, Save! national video contest seeks to answer that very question.
September 25, 2014
It is never too soon to start planning for the next phase of your life – so make plans today to join us on Tuesday, October 28 at 4:30 PM at 80 Montvale Avenue in Stoneham.
September 3, 2014
Stoneham, MA – StonehamBank President & CEO Janice T. Houghton recently announced the bank’s partnership with the Stoneham Senior Center focused on educating elder residents about potential financial abuses.
August 19, 2014
StonehamBank is again hosting a series of First Time Home Buyer Seminars this fall, with the first on Saturday, September 20 at 10 AM at the 80 Montvale Avenue Branch.
July 14, 2014
Stoneham, MA - On Monday, July 14, StonehamBank officially launched its new mobile banking application for all smartphone and tablet devices.
June 17, 2014
In recognition of American Housing Month, StonehamBank is providing consumers with valuable housing information throughout the month of June. Tips for both renters and potential home owners will include choosing the right housing option, getting a loan, improving your credit score, going green and saving for a down payment.
June 12, 2014
On Wednesday, June 12, StonehamBank welcomed commercial customers and vendors to the officialy Re-Opening of the Montvale Branch.
January 21, 2014
Our Retail Services folks are reporting that our customers are receiving automated phone calls saying that their debit cards are suspended, and asking for account information.
January 16, 2014
StonehamBank Recognizes Years of Service at January All Hands Meeting
January 15, 2014
Stoneham, MA – StonehamBank is hosting a First Time Home Buyer Seminar on Saturday, January 25 beginning at 9:00 AM at the 80 Montvale Avenue Branch.
January 15, 2014
StonehamBank Executive Vice President Edward T. Doherty recently announced the addition of Christopher Macomber to the staff in the role of Vice President for Business Development.
January 15, 2014
StonehamBank Senior Vice President Shane Bellavance recently announced the appointment of Judith Cronin to the position of Residential Mortgage Originator effective immediately.
December 17, 2013
You'd better watch out.....you'd better not cry...'cause Santa Claus is coming to town!
November 19, 2013
StonehamBank President & CEO Janice T. Houghton is pleased to announce
that StonehamBank is partnering with Dr. Eugene Mickey of Dr. Mickey’s
Orthodontics, LLC, and the Stoneham Chamber of Commerce to benefit the Stoneham
Marathon Victim Fund.
October 24, 2013
On Tuesday evening, November 19 at 5:30 at StonehamBank’s 80 Montvale Avenue branch, Tim Halligan, President of the Exchange Authority, LLC, will offer a two hour seminar on IRC §1031Tax Deferred Exchanges.
October 8, 2013
StonehamBank offers the following information for small businesses during National CyberSecurity Month.
October 3, 2013
StonehamBank's Retail Sales/Services Manager and Vice President Anna Dinnis recently announceda change to branch hours effective Monday, October 7, 2013.
October 2, 2013
Community-based StonehamBank hosts the next Small Business Seminar on Wednesday, October 9 from 8 to 9:30 AM at 80 Montvale Avenue in Stoneham focused on Employee Classification.
September 18, 2013
StonehamBank is proud of our employee team, whose ongoing commitment to volunteerism so strongly supports our priority of Community service! Through August of this year, bank employees have volunteered a total of 803 hours in more than 30 community activities from road races, to community days and dinners to a host of community organizations.
August 28, 2013
Stoneham, MA – Joseph H. Saling, Senior Vice President, CIO, COO of StonehamBank, recently graduated from the American Bankers Association Stonier Graduate School of Banking in Philadelphia.
August 21, 2013
On Town Day 2013, Saturday, September 7 at 10 AM, there will be a special unveiling ceremony at the playground of three pieces of equipment donated in memory of Alan K. Melkonian, well-known Stoneham resident, business owner and generous community advocate.
August 19, 2013
StonehamBank welcomed two new employees in August.
July 22, 2013
All StonehamBank branches will be closing at 5:00PM today!
July 2, 2013
StonehamBank will be closed on Thursday, July 4th in observance of the Independence Day holiday.
June 26, 2013
Stoneham, MA – StonehamBank CEO and President Janice T. Houghton recently announced the promotion of several bank employees following approval by the Board of Directors at their Annual Meeting.
June 12, 2013
Stoneham, MA – Business Development Specialist Michele Fitzpatrick recently announced three business seminars planned for this coming fall at StonehamBank.
June 10, 2013
With sadness, StonehamBank shares the news that Board Member Alan K. Melkonian passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, June 7, 2013, after a long battle with ALS.
May 29, 2013
StonehamBank announced Shred Day Drawing Winner this week.
May 23, 2013
In observance of Memorial Day, all StonehamBank branches will be closed on Monday, May 27.
May 1, 2013
POWERING UP YOUR CREDIT SCORE
What: Educational Credit Scoring Seminar
When: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 8 - 9:30 AM
Where: StonehamBank, 80 Montvale Avenue, Stoneham
Kim Carpentier, General Manager of Valley Credit Repair & Credit Coaching
April 24, 2013
StonehamBank President & CEO Janice T. Houghton and Stoneham Savings Bank -a division of Salem Five Bancorp EVP & COO Jeffrey Worth have announced that the two banks will be selling Stoneham Strong t-shirts in an effort to raise funds for the recently established Stoneham Marathon Victims Fund.
April 17, 2013
StonehamBank has established a fund to help the Stoneham victims’ families pay for anticipated medical expenses.
April 11, 2013
StonehamBank will be hosting a First Time Home Buyer Seminar on Tuesday, April 23 beginning at 6:00 PM at the 80 Montvale Avenue Branch.
April 8, 2013
StonehamBank’s Community Shred Day is set for Saturday, May 11 from 9 AM to 1 PM in the StonehamBank parking lots of the Billerica and Stoneham branches.
March 1, 2013
STONEHAMBANK BRANCHES TO HOST SHRED DAY AND FOOD DRIVE ON
SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2013 IN STONEHAM AND BILLERICA
As spring fever hits and you begin weeding out the closets, drawers and cabinets at your home, be sure to be on the lookout for confidential documents that could be used to steal your identity and DON’T throw them away. Box or bag your items and bring them to StonehamBank’s Community Shred Day, on Saturday, May 11 from 9 AM to 1 PM in the StonehamBank parking lots of the Billerica and Stoneham branches.
November 20, 2012
StonehamBank branches will be closed on Thursday, November 22 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday morning.
Notice of Expiration of the Temporary Full FDIC Insurance Coverage For Noninterest-Bearing Transaction Accounts
November 20, 2012
By operation of federal law, beginning January 1, 2013, funds deposited in a noninterest-bearing transaction account (including an Interest on Lawyer Trust Account, or IOLTA) no longer will receive unlimited deposit insurance coverage by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
November 9, 2012
In observance of Veterans Day, StonehamBank branches will be closed on Monday, November 12
November 7, 2012
StonehamBank is proud to announce the election of its Executive Vice President, Edward F. Doherty, Jr., as President of the Stoneham Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for 2012-2013.
November 2, 2012
StonehamBank President & CEO Janice Houghton recently announced staff changes at the bank’s Billerica Branch, located at 493 Boston Road.
October 30, 2012
The Stoneham and Billerica branches will be open normal business hours on Tuesday October 30th. To see our hours, click here.
October 29, 2012
Stoneham and Billerica Branches closing at 2:30pm Monday due to weather. Please check back for updates regarding Tuesday’s operating hours. If you need assistance, our 24/7 call center is open and can be reached at 888-402-2265.
Please stay safe!
October 11, 2012
With the overwhelming success of this past spring’s Community Shred Day, StonehamBank Sales and Marketing Manager, Joshua Mahoney, recently announced the second 2012 Shred Day on Saturday, October 20 from 9 AM to 1 PM at both its Stoneham and Billerica branches.
October 2, 2012
Business owners are invited to the first in a series of four Business Seminars offered by StonehamBank at its corporate headquarters, 80 Montvale Avenue, Stoneham on Wednesday, October 10 at 12:00 Noon.
September 13, 2012
StonehamBank President & CEO Janice T. Houghton recently announced the bank’s support of the Stoneham Senior Center Community Open House set for Saturday, September 29th from 11am to 3pm at the Center, 136 Elm Street in Stoneham.
August 31, 2012
In observance of the Labor Day holiday, StonehamBank branches will be closed on Monday, September 3rd. If you need assistance, please call our 24/7 live call center at 888-402-2265. Normal operating hours will resume on Tuesday morning.
July 31, 2012
The Summer 2012 edition of the Financial Sense newsletter is now available!
July 19, 2012
Janice T. Houghton, President and CEO of StonehamBank, is proud to announce the addition of Sharon Iovanni to the StonehamBank team. “Nobody knows Stoneham like Sharon,” says Houghton. “She makes a great addition to our team and I feel very lucky to have her here at StonehamBank.”
May 31, 2012
Janice T. Houghton, President and CEO of StonehamBank is proud to announce the recent promotions and the election of new officers at the Bank’s Annual Board of Directors Meeting held on May 10, 2012.
May 17, 2012
On Saturday May 19th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM we will be hosting our 4th Annual Shred Day event!
April 24, 2012
In observance of Teach Children to Save Day on April 24, StonehamBank is encouraging local families to recognize the day by communicating the value of saving money to the young people in their lives.
April 19, 2012
StonehamBank has taken on lead sponsorship of Mystic Valley Elder Services’ May 5th benefit performance of The Full Monty at the Stoneham Theatre.
April 18, 2012
The Spring 2012 edition of our quarterly newsletter, Financial Sense, is now available.
March 21, 2012
On Thursday, March 8th, StonehamBank presented a check to Stoneham Theatre in the amount of $10,000.
March 6, 2012
StonehamBank is joining with federal, state, and local government agencies and national organizations to celebrate the 14th annual National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) this week, March 4-10, 2012.
January 25, 2012
The Winter 2012 edition of our quarterly newsletter, Financial Sense, is now available.
December 21, 2011
The Bureau of the Public Debt announced that as of January 1, 2012, paper savings bonds will no longer be sold at financial institutions.
October 28, 2011
The Fall 2011 edition of our quarterly newsletter, Financial Sense, is now available.
September 15, 2011
StonehamBank employees and directors gathered together on Tuesday September 13th at the Bear Hill Country Club in Stoneham for the 14th Annual Employee Recognition Event. Numerous employees were recognized at the event for their accomplishments during the preceding year.
September 13, 2011
StonehamBank is proud to announce the election of Fred Ciampa, CPA, to the Board of Directors of StonehamBank. Mr. Ciampa is the managing partner of Frederick A. Ciampa C.P.A., P.C. and brings a wealth of public accounting experience to the StonehamBank Board of Directors.
September 6, 2011
In recognition of National Get Smart About Credit Day on Oct. 20, StonehamBank is urging customers to educate themselves on responsible credit habits.
August 4, 2011
Bill Adams, Assistant Branch Manager of StonehamBank’s Stoneham branch, has been appointed to the Board of Directors to the Fuller House of Stoneham.
StonehamBank announces a pledge of $75,000 to support Winchester Hospital's Our 2nd Century Campaign
June 30, 2011
StonehamBank, a Co-operative Bank recently pledged $75,000 to Winchester Hospital’s Our 2nd Century Campaign.
May 25, 2011
On Saturday, May 21st StonehamBank held its 3rd annual shredding event. The event, which the Bank holds every spring at both branches, gave everyone the chance to have old documents shredded onsite safely and securely.
May 23, 2011
Janice T. Houghton, President and CEO of StonehamBank, is proud to announce the recent promotions and the election of new officers at the Bank’s Annual Board of Directors Meeting held on May 12, 2011.
April 29, 2011
StonehamBank is thrilled to once again support the Stoneham Little League by being the Major Sponsor for their 2011 program.
April 28, 2011
StonehamBank is proud to announce the election of Eugene M. “Chief” Passaro to Chairman of the Board of Directors of StonehamBank. Mr. Passaro, who was originally elected to the Board in August 1993, was voted to Chairman at the Board of Directors meeting held Thursday, April 14, 2011. Eugene Passaro succeeds the late Robert H. Skelley IV.
April 27, 2011
StonehamBank has taken on lead sponsorship of Mystic Valley Elder Services’s May 21st benefit performance of 42nd Street at the Stoneham Theatre.
April 6, 2011
On the first Tuesday of every month a group of StonehamBank employees trade in there banker’s attire and put on their aprons. This dedicated group will prepare, serve and clean meals for between 50 and 70 guests during each meal.
March 9, 2011
StonehamBank is excited to announce that the Android App for Mobile Banking is now available for download! Mobile Banking gives you the freedom to bank on the go and connect with your finances anytime, anywhere.
January 27, 2011
StonehamBank is proud to announce the appointment of Ben Craigie to Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Officer, which was determined at the December 2010 Board of Director’s Meeting.
December 10, 2010
StonehamBank presented The Central School of Stoneham with a check for $4,500 to support the Homework Club.
December 8, 2010
StonehamBank is currently participating in the Mission of Deeds Buy-a-Bed Campaign. Up until January 5th, customers, or anyone who visits the bank, has the opportunity to donate $1.00 or more towards this initiative by purchasing a “paper bed”.
November 15, 2010
Enhanced alerts for Card Alerts are now available. Card Alerts help you stay up-to-date on your last purchase or current balance and help you monitor your accounts with built in spending notifications and fraud alerts.
October 22, 2010
On Friday, October 22nd, StonehamBank participated in the Billerica Rotary Job Shadow Day for the first time. Students from Billerica Memorial High School spent the morning touring the bank, going over what each position is accountable for, and learning about all the products and services StonehamBank provides.
StonehamBank Accepts Certificate of Appreciation for Continued Support of the Community Dinner Program
October 15, 2010
The Community Dinner Steering Committee held a celebratory event on the evening of October 14th to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Stoneham Community Dinner Program and to recognize its devoted sponsors.
October 1, 2010
Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, is proud to announce the promotion of Edward F. Doherty, Jr. to Executive Vice President of StonehamBank.
August 20, 2010
StonehamBank will be sponsoring Woburn’s final concert of the Woburn Summer Concert Series on Friday, August 20th.
August 6, 2010
Janice T. Houghton, President and CEO of StonehamBank, is proud to announce the appointment of Michele Fitzpatrick to Business Development Specialist.
July 13, 2010
StonehamBank has been featured in an article about Bling in the July edition of US Banker! Bling is StonehamBank’s new mobile payment service.
July 2, 2010
StonehamBank is excited to once again sponsor the Stoneham Chamber’s Summer Concert Series.
June 24, 2010
Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, announced two recent promotions voted at the bank’s Annual Board of Directors Meeting held on May 13, 2010.
June 15, 2010
StonehamBank will be holding a free, two part First Time Home Buyer Seminar on Thursday, July 15th and 22nd from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
June 9, 2010
StonehamBank recently installed a new drive-up drawer at its Montvale Branch location, which is now available for use. The addition of the new drive-up drawer gives customers another quick and easy way to carry out their banking needs while adding to the wealth of convenience services already offered though the bank.
May 28, 2010
StonehamBank presented a check to Stoneham Theatre in the amount of $20,000 as the Flagship Sponsor of the Theatre’s 2011 season.
April 26, 2010
StonehamStoneham Little League proudly announced that this year’s Major Sponsor for their 2010 program is StonehamBank.
April 14, 2010
StonehamBank has recently launched Card Alerts, a simple and easy way to stay connected to debit card transactions all through the convenience of a mobile phone.
April 6, 2010
One of the world’s largest providers of banking and payments technology, today announced that StonehamBank has launched mobile banking and payment services using its Mobile Financial Services.
April 1, 2010
New online financial management solution provides complete financial picture to help consumers manage finances in a tough economy.
Financial Check-Up at Billerica Senior Center On Tuesday, March 16th, StonehamBank will be at the Billerica Senior Center from 10-11 a.m.
March 2, 2010
On Tuesday, March 16th, StonehamBank will be at the Billerica Senior Center from 10-11 a.m. to hold a free Financial Check-Up. StonehamBank employees, including Billerica branch manager, Rebecca Scott will be on hand to educate seniors on the array of financial products and services available to them and to answer their banking questions.
February 11, 2010
On Thursday February 11th, 2010, the Billerica Community Alliance will hold the sixth annual Valentines Sweetheart Dinner Dance and StonehamBank is proud to be a full table sponsor.
January 29, 2010
StonehamBank has proudly raised $571 for the Mission of Deed’s Buy a Bed Campaign. From November 17th through January 5th, customers, or anyone who visited the bank, had the opportunity to donate $1.00 towards this initiative. Each donation, with its accompanying donator name, was written on a paper bed to be displayed on the walls of the StonehamBank branches.
January 19, 2010
The town’s Board of Selectmen personally thanked StonehamBank President Janice Houghton and Stoneham Ford proprietor Alan Melkonian for donating $15,000 towards the purchase of a new Senior Center van.
November 9, 2009
StonehamBank, a longtime supporter of the Billerica Pop Warner program, proudly announced a donation of $2,500 to support the program this season. In addition, StonehamBank employees also volunteered their time to support the program by staffing the Snack Shack during Pop Warner games.
November 2, 2009
StonehamBank presented The Central School of Stoneham, Massachusetts with a check for $4,500 to support a wonderful initiative: The Homework Club. The Homework Club is an after school program that provides students in grades 3, 4, & 5 with personal and/or small group assistance with homework three nights during the school week.
October 5, 2009
Over Columbus Day weekend, the main office of StonehamBank, located at 80 Montvale Avenue, celebrates its 10th year anniversary.
August 19, 2009
StonehamBank is currently celebrating Janice T. Houghton’s 10th year as President and Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Houghton began her career at StonehamBank behind the teller line in 1970.
July 1, 2009
Helping Our Troops is thrilled to announce that they have recently hit the remarkable milestone of shipping 20 tons of items to the heroes stationed in Iraq and Afghanistan since the start of the program in the winter of 2006.
May 5, 2009
Stoneham Little League proudly announced that this year’s Major Sponsor for their 2009 program is StonehamBank.
April 28, 2009
Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, announced the recent appointment of Robert D. Brown to the position of Vice President of StonehamBank’s Commercial Lending Division and Edward F. Doherty, Jr., to the position of Vice President, Business Development/Commercial Loan Department of StonehamBank.
August 21, 2008
Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, announced the recent appointment of Bill Olsen to the position of Vice President of StonehamBank’s Commercial Lending Division.