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News you can bank on today, and tomorrow.

Building exterior of newly renovated Warsaw’s 55 North Main Street Branch

Debut of Warsaw Renovation

After several months of planning and extensive renovations, the branch at 55 North Main Street in Warsaw will re-open today. This branch will be the first to feature the Bank’s new reimagined design, featuring a blend of new technology and the comfort of community banking with Certified Personal Bankers on hand.

Small buisnesses on Main St- Florist, Barber Shop, Laundry

Five Star Bank Opens Up Paycheck Protection Program Loan Applications

Five Star Bank is now accepting Paycheck Protection Program loan applications to meet the needs of small businesses and communities across Western and Central New York.

Adolph Barclift Chief Information Security Officer


Adolph Barclift has joined the Bank as Chief Information Security Officer (“CISO”). As CISO, Barclift serves as subject matter expert responsible for the development and delivery of a comprehensive information and cybersecurity program.
Rendering of Five Star Bank branch new front entrance at 55 North Main St. in Warsaw.

New Bank Design Will Debut at Warsaw’s Main Street Branch

After months of planning, extensive renovations have started on Five Star Bank’s branch at 55 North Main Street in Warsaw. This will be the first branch to feature Five Star's reimagined design intended to align services with shifting customer needs and preferences.
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Completion of Landmark Group Acquisition

Financial Institutions, Inc. announced that the acquisition of assets of Landmark Group by the Company's insurance subsidiary SDN Insurance was completed on February 1, 2021.

Construction site at 2222 Seneca Street.

Groundbreaking and Construction Begin on New Branch

Five Star Bank announced today that construction has officially begun on the bank’s newest branch being built in the heart of downtown Buffalo at 2222 Seneca Street.
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Financial Institutions, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Landmark Group

Rochester, New York Insurance brokerage firm will be acquired by SDN Insurance Agency, Financial Institutions’ insurance subsidiary. Landmark principals Kelly M. Shea and Christopher K. Shea will remain with SDN Insurance to lead Rochester operations and manage Landmark accounts 
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Next Steps for Progress in Action Grant Recipients

Ring Video Doorbells will be installed this week on several streets in the City of Rochester’s Northeast neighborhood. The doorbells are being purchased thanks to a $12,500 Five Star Bank Progress in Action grant, which was awarded in March to the Unity Northeast Block Club Association.

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