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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 09-73



Actions on Applications

[39 Pa.B. 313]
[Saturday, January 17, 2009]

   The Department of Banking (Department), under the authority contained in the act of November 30, 1965 (P. L. 847, No. 356), known as the Banking Code of 1965; the act of December 14, 1967 (P. L. 746, No. 345), known as the Savings Association Code of 1967; the act of May 15, 1933 (P. L. 565, No. 111), known as the Department of Banking Code; and the act of December 9, 2002 (P. L. 1572, No. 207), known as the Credit Union Code, has taken the following action on applications received for the week ending January 6, 2009.

   Under section 503.E of the Department of Banking Code (71 P. S. § 733-503.E), any person wishing to comment on the following applications, with the exception of branch applications, may file their comments in writing with the Department of Banking, Corporate Applications Division, 17 North Second Street, Suite 1300, Harrisburg, PA 17101-2290. Comments must be received no later than 30 days from the date notice of the application is published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin. The nonconfidential portions of the applications are on file at the Department and are available for public inspection, by appointment only, during regular business hours. To schedule an appointment, contact the Corporate Applications Division at (717) 783-2253. Photocopies of the nonconfidential portions of the applications may be requested consistent with the Department's Right-to-Know Law Records Request policy.


Voluntary Dissolutions

Date Name of Bank Location Action
12-30-2008 Nesquehoning Savings Bank
Carbon County
Nesquehoning Approved
12-31-2008 Nesquehoning Savings Bank
Carbon County
Nesquehoning Certificate of Election to Dissolve filed with Department of State
Institution shall cease to do business.

Holding Company Acquisitions

Date Name of Corporation Location Action
12-31-2008 Tower Bancorp, Inc., Greencastle,
to acquire 100% of Graystone
Financial Corp., Lancaster
Greencastle Filed
12-31-2008 Riverview Financial Corporation, Halifax, acquired 100% of First Perry Bancorp, Inc., Marysville, and its subsidiary The First National Bank of Marysville, Marysville, and 100% of HNB Bancorp, Inc., Halifax, and its subsidiary Halifax National Bank, Halifax Halifax Effective

Consolidations, Mergers and Absorptions

Date Name of Bank Location Action
12-31-2008 Graystone Bank, Lancaster, and The First National Bank of Greencastle, Greencastle
Surviving Institution: Graystone Bank, Lancaster, with the resulting institution continuing under the name ''Graystone Tower Bank''
Lancaster Filed

Branch Applications

Branch Discontinuances

Date Name of Bank Location Action
12-31-2008 Wayne Bank
Wayne County
Weis Market
Route 590
Wayne County

Articles of Amendment

Date Name of Bank Purpose Action
12-30-2008 Public Savings Bank
Huntingdon Valley
Montgomery County
Amend and restate
Articles of Incorporation
in their entirety.
Approved and Effective


No activity.


Articles of Amendment

Date Name of Credit Union Purpose Action
1-1-2008 Schuylkill County School Employees
Credit Union
Schuylkill County
Amend Article 1 of the
Articles of Incorporation.
Approved and Effective
Amendment to Article 1 provides for a change of the name of the credit union From: ''Schuylkill County School Employees Credit Union'' To: ''Hidden River Credit Union.''

   The Department's web site at includes public notices for more recently filed applications.


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 09-73. Filed for public inspection January 16, 2009, 9:00 a.m.]

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