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  1. 02/27/2015 - 08:36

    Marty Gardner: front, center

    Marty Gardner (front, center), Assistant Vice President - Small Business, was elected to be the 2015 Des Plaines...

  2. 02/23/2015 - 16:58

    Join Wintrust for small business seminars in March at five of its community bank locations. Each seminar will be led by Attorney Mark A. Spognardi of Pautsch Spognardi & Baiocchi Legal Group, LLC and will cover the top five workplace issues...

  3. 01/30/2015 - 11:22

    Now you can safely and conveniently send money with .communityMobile. Just enter the recipient name and email address or mobile number, and send money to cover your half of dinner, pay the baby sitter, or take care of your part of the rent. Once...

  4. 01/28/2015 - 16:34

    Syed Hussaini, Vice President, Village Bank & Trust, recently received the Exemplary Community Leadership Excellence Award from the Federation of Indian Associations! He formally accepted his award at the Federation of Indian...

  5. 01/15/2015 - 13:46

    Jo Ann Flynn, Branch Manager, of Village Bank & Trust - Park Ridge, was recently installed as President of the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce! Congratulations to Jo Ann!

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  6. 01/14/2015 - 10:12

    Join us for our annual free coin appraisal events during the months of February, March, April, and June at six of our locations. Ron Beckstrom from Golden Rules Coins* in Geneva will be appraising rare, collectible, and antique coins at each...

  7. 01/12/2015 - 15:44

    The Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce selected Rick Bowman, of Village Bank & Trust, as the 2014 Business Leader of the Year at its Dynamic Year Luncheon held on January 8 at Bristol Palace. Congratulations to Rick!

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  8. 12/19/2014 - 16:30

    Holiday Scam Reminder – Online Shopping

    As the holiday season approaches, remain alert with your Internet usage to avoid fraud and scams. Each year, cyber criminals come up with creative techniques in the form of emails,...

  9. 11/06/2014 - 15:48

    SANTA IS HERE! Join us for our Junior Savers Club Annual Santa Event on Saturday, December 20 at our 606 N. Milwaukee Ave., Prospect Heights, IL bank location from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Don't forget to bring your Christmas list and a big...

  10. 10/21/2014 - 12:01

    Once again, we will be participating in the Annual "Truckload of Warmth" Clothing Drive! The drive is a warm clothing collection organized by the company, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, and donations will be given directly to the Self-Help Closet and...

  11. 10/03/2014 - 10:42

    We will hold our free annual coin appraisal event on Saturday, November 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our 234 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights, IL bank location.

    Attendees can bring rare, collectible, and antique coins to be appraised at...

  12. 09/23/2014 - 13:42

    Join us for our Pet Photography Event on Saturday, November 8 at the bank, 950 W. Touhy Avenue, Park Ridge, IL, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.! Come on out for a day of fun with your favorite, furry, scaly, feathery, or slimy friends. Bring your pet to...

  13. 09/16/2014 - 10:09

    The Schaumburg Boomers have made it to the Frontier League Finals! They will be playing the best of 5 games for the Frontier League Championship Series Title. Enjoy the championship series special offer for $5 tickets and support them at Game 3...

  14. 09/12/2014 - 13:35

    Join us for our  Secretary of State Mobile Event on Wednesday, September 24 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the bank, 234 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights, IL! Renew or correct your Driver's License, receive new license plate stickers or state...

  15. 09/05/2014 - 08:51

    Join us for our free Community Shredding Event on Saturday, October 4 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. held at Village Bank & Trust, 1545 Ellinwood Ave., Des Plaines, IL. Our annual Shred Days not only help the environment, they also help you safeguard...

  16. 08/22/2014 - 08:55

    Wintrust Community Banks’ Junior Savers Club will be partnering with the Homeowners Club of America for a Six Flags Great America private Fright Fest Night on Friday, September 26 from 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

    The event is open to all, but only a...

  17. 08/16/2014 - 09:21

    As you may have seen in the news, there was a possible card data breach at various grocers, including Jewel-Osco in our market area, possibly starting as early as June 22nd and ending as late as July 17th.

    At this point, it has not been...

  18. 07/29/2014 - 13:57

    If you would like to make a donation to the Wessel Family, please make your check payable to Elizabeth Wessel and Michael Barr Support Trust and mail them to:

    Village Bank & Trust
    ATTN: Wessel Fund
    234 W. Northwest Highway...

  19. 06/27/2014 - 10:04

    Wintrust Community Banks’ Junior Savers Club will be offering discounted Six Flags Great America tickets!* The event is open to all, but only a limited number of tickets will be sold. Tickets can be purchased at any Wintrust Community Bank for...

  20. 06/04/2014 - 08:58

    We recently held a workshop, "Lowering the Cost of Capital by using SBA Lending" on Wednesday, May 14 at Moretti's Pizza in Mount Prospect, IL. Presenters included Mark Goodman, CEO & President of E-Conversation...

  21. 06/02/2014 - 09:03

    We are a sponsor for Mayor Matt Bogusz's Des Plaines Curb Appeal Challenge! The challenge celebrates the Des Plaines community and invites participants to submit their home for consideration in the Best Curb Appeal and Most Improved...

  22. 05/21/2014 - 10:23

    Village Bank & Trust recently invested in the Community Investment Corporation’s 1-4 Unit Rental Redevelopment program. This new innovative program is among the first in the United States to finance the redevelopment of smaller buildings for...

  23. 04/18/2014 - 09:29

    Once again, we are offering Junior Savers the chance to bring their bikes and helmets into the bank for safety checks and fittings! Safety checkups will be conducted by Amling’s Cycle representatives. The event is open to all youth in the...

  24. 04/14/2014 - 13:37

    Get your old documents and personal papers shredded for free! We are hosting our Annual Community Shredding Event on Saturday, May 3 at our 150 E. Rand Road location in Arlington Heights from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    In conjunction with the...

  25. 04/10/2014 - 09:40

    There have been recent media reports of a software vulnerability ("Heartbleed") which can affect certain encryption technologies used to protect information while in transit on the internet. Our systems are closely monitored for vulnerabilities...

  26. 04/08/2014 - 09:30

     

    We are hosting one free financial program during Money Smart Week®, April 5-12, 2014. All Money Smart Week® events are open to the...

  27. 04/03/2014 - 13:49

    We are partnering with the local company, Two Men and a Truck, for their 2014 MOVERS for MOMS program to help local women in crisis on Mother’s Day. Each of our bank locations will serve as donation drop off points from now until Wednesday, May 7...

  28. 03/26/2014 - 11:58

    Microsoft is ending support for the Windows XP operating system on April 8th, 2014. This means that Microsoft will no longer issue updates for Windows XP, and computers running Windows XP will be increasingly vulnerable to compromise.

    If...

  29. 03/18/2014 - 09:43

    Why waste money when you don’t have to. As your community bank, we don’t believe in silly fees. That’s why we are happy to announce that we have joined the Allpoint ATM network. What does that mean for you? MORE FREE ATMS! We have previously...

  30. 03/17/2014 - 10:13

    We need your help decorating our bank lobby for Easter! Stop by any of our locations to pick up a coloring sheet and return it to us any time before Saturday, April 19. When you do, we’ll give you a Spring Treat! Ready, set, GET CREATIVE! Happy...

  31. 03/07/2014 - 10:19

    Refer-A-Friend and receive $50 for both you and a friend when they open a new checking account at any Village Bank & Trust location.*...

  32. 03/03/2014 - 15:58

    We are serving as a sponsor for the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce and the city of Park Ridge's 7th Annual Electronics Recycling Event on...