About Us: Timeline

  • November 19, 1923

  • The Glenville bank is established.
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  • January 28, 1926

  • Building at 201 Mohawk Avenue opens.
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  • February 9, 1953

  • 1st addition to 201 Mohawk Avenue opens.
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  • October 10, 1954

  • Closed circuit TV security installed.
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  • April 17, 1956

  • Glenville National Bank becomes 1st National Bank of Scotia.
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  • October 1, 1956

  • Niskayuna office opens.
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  • June 14, 1960

  • Colonie office opens.
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  • July 1, 1962

  • Savings accounts computerized.
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  • July 3, 1963

  • Demand deposit accounts computerized.
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  • December 20, 1965

  • Guilderland office opens.
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  • October 15, 1966

  • Glenville office opens.
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  • December 31, 1969

  • NCR Century 100 computer installed.
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  • January 7, 1970

  • 2nd addition to 201 Mohawk Avenue opens.
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  • January 26, 1971

  • Niskayuna office addition opens.
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  • April 25, 1972

  • Erie Boulevard office opens.
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  • November 18, 1972

  • Colonie office addition opens.
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  • January 12, 1973

  • NCR Century 200 computer installed.
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  • September 20, 1973

  • Saratoga office opens.
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  • October 24, 1978

  • NOW accounts introduced at 1st National.
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  • October 5, 1983

  • NCR 9050 computer installed.
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  • April 15, 1987

  • General Electric Corporate Research & Development Center office opens.
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  • August 1, 1995

  • Document Imaging System installed.
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  • August 25, 1997

  • Rotterdam office opens.
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  • October 1998

  • 1st National adopts check imaging technology.
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  • January 3, 2000

  • Clifton Park/Halfmoon branch opens.
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  • May 27, 2003

  • FNB Financial Services is formed.
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