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  1. 09/16/2014 - 10:03

    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...

  2. 08/22/2014 - 08:52

    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...

  3. 08/21/2014 - 11:37

    Lynwood, IL – July 22, 2014

    Do you have questions about the home buying process? The First National Bank of Illinois and Wintrust Mortgage will be hosting a First Time Homebuyers Seminar on Saturday, September 6 at 10 a.m. held at First...

  4. 08/16/2014 - 09:53

    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...

  5. 06/27/2014 - 09:56

    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...

  6. 05/29/2014 - 08:39

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank will be hosting its Annual Family Fun Days during the months of June, July, August, and September at 10 of their locations from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. All events will feature free face painting, food, treats, games,...

  7. 05/19/2014 - 14:29

    We recently participated in the 3rd Annual Benefit for Lincoln-Way Disabled Vets Event on Sunday, May 18. There was a parade of cars and bikes that rode out from the American Legion Post in New Lenox to Frankfort where there were booths and...

  8. 05/16/2014 - 14:33

    Kick off summer with Old Plank Trail Community Bank! Visit the bank now through June 30 and enter to win a pool party for 12 at Centennial Park Aquatic Center!* We’ll see you soon!

    Orland Park Bank &...

  9. 04/29/2014 - 09:02

    Don't forget to stop by our 5th Annual “Ladies Night Out” Event filled with shopping, wine, and hors d’oeuvres on Friday, May 2 from 7 – 9 p.m. This fun-filled event will be held at the Old Plank Trail Community Bank, 20901 S. Lagrange Rd.,...

  10. 04/18/2014 - 09:11

    On Saturday, March 29, Old Plank Trail Community Bank held a “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event at Laraway Lanes to support the Big Brothers Big Sisters program of Will-Grundy Counties.

    The bank fundraised for over two months and encouraged the...

  11. 04/11/2014 - 13:09

    Back by popular demand, let’s get creative and do some planting! Our Platinum Adventures Club* will be hosting two potted plant workshops during the months of April and May. Join us at Jim Melka Nursery or Ray’s Quality Greenhouse to have some...

  12. 04/10/2014 - 15:07

    On Saturday, March 29, Old Plank Trail Community Bank held a "Bowl for Kids' Sake" Event/Fundraiser at Laraway Lanes in New Lenox to support the Big Brothers Big Sisters program of Will-Grundy Counties. The staff of Orland Park Bank & Trust...

  13. 04/10/2014 - 09:37

    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...

  14. 03/26/2014 - 11:55

    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...

  15. 03/18/2014 - 10:24

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank will be hosting their Annual Spring Shredding Events on the following dates and locations:

    Saturday, April 12
    Joliet Bank & Trust | 2108 W. Jefferson St., Joliet | 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
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  16. 03/18/2014 - 10:04

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank will host I-Cash Asset Claiming events on the following dates:

    Saturday, April 5 | 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    First National Bank of Illinois

    3256 Ridge Rd., Lansing, IL

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  17. 03/18/2014 - 09:40

    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...

  18. 02/24/2014 - 16:20

    The winner of our Valentine's Day "Can you Guess the Number of Hearts in the Jar?" Contest has been announced! Congratulations to Jack Stoecker who guessed 1,000 and the...

  19. 02/24/2014 - 10:03

    Join us at any of our locations listed below, on the date that’s most convenient for you, to have your rare, collectible and antique coins and gold appraised for free. Appointments will not be taken. First come, first served basis. Refreshments...

  20. 02/24/2014 - 09:36

    Are you ready to help make an impact and start something positive for children in your community?

    Join Old Plank Trail Community Bank in partnership with the Big Brothers Big...

  21. 01/08/2014 - 10:42

    We believe in community outreach on a variety of levels and recognize needs within the community. With this mission in mind, Paul Slade, Chairman & CEO, Orland Park Bank & Trust, recently presented the Orland Township Food Pantry with a $...

  22. 12/26/2013 - 10:24

    Recently, our Junior Savers Club held their Annual Holiday Event on Saturday, December 14. Participants were encouraged to stop by the bank to take photos with Santa, receive special treats, or create winter crafts. A special thanks to everyone...

  23. 11/25/2013 - 14:57

    Our Junior Savers Club will be hosting its annual Holiday Events for children during the months of November and December at various locations and branches. Participants are encouraged to stop by any bank location to take photos with Santa,...

  24. 10/09/2013 - 13:30

    We are excited to welcome some new locations into our family. We've now added seven additional banking...

  25. 09/10/2013 - 15:30

    Our 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 27 from 5 – 11 p.m.

    The event is open to all, but only a limited number of...

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  27. 07/24/2013 - 09:55

    Recently, eight year old Maya E. from Orland Park, IL was announced as the winner of our Junior Savers Pool Party Giveaway Promotion that ended on Monday, July 15!!!! Maya will be given a free pool party for 12 friends at the Centennial Park...

  28. 06/28/2013 - 09:41

    We are partnering with the Junior Savers Club® to support Bernie’s Book Bank in their mission this year to increase book ownership among infants, toddlers, and school-age children throughout Chicagoland.

    Since 2009, Bernie’s Book Bank...

  29. 05/16/2013 - 15:41

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank recently welcomed Candice Villagrana to their Commercial Banking team as Vice President. She will be working from the bank’s newly acquired...

  30. 05/02/2013 - 13:47


    Karen Gustafson, Development Programs Director, Will County Senior services, Paul Slade,...

  31. 04/01/2013 - 14:46

     

    On Wednesday, March 27, we were lucky enough to host the Mokena Brownie Troop 70896 at the Mokena location of our bank!

    The Brownie troop visted all of our bank...

  32. 03/25/2013 - 09:27

    On Saturday, March 23, Old Plank Trail Community Bank hosted "Bowl for Kids' Sake" at Laraway Lanes to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Will-Grundy counties.

    The event raised $12,000 for the organization, which pairs up adult...

  33. 03/20/2013 - 10:35

    Please join Old Plank Trail Community Bank for a Reverse Mortgage Seminar on April 16 at 10:00am. The seminar will take place at our Mokena location, located at 20012 Wolf Road, in Mokena.

    The reverse mortgage program has...

  34. 03/19/2013 - 13:13

    On Saturday, March 16, Old Plank Trail Community Bank sponsored the St. Baldrick's event at Balmoral Race Track in Crete, IL.

    Allison Scott, pictured below, was the top fundraiser for the event, raising more than $3,500 for childhood cancer...

  35. 03/08/2013 - 13:59

    Congratulations to our Valentines Day Candy Jar Guess winner at our New Lenox location!

    Kaitlyn Mezger, age 9, was the only person to guess the exact amount correctly! (...

  36. 02/27/2013 - 15:46

    Are you ready to help make an impact and start something positive for children in your community?

    Join Old Plank Trail Community Bank in partnership with the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization to host "Bowl for Kids' Sake" on Saturday,...

  37. 02/26/2013 - 08:31

    Andrea Ramirez-Justin, Vice President of Old Plank Trail Community Bank, was recently elected as the President of the Mokena Chamber of Commerce.

    Ramirez-Justin was installed as the 2013-14 President at the chamber's January 25 inaugural...

  38. 02/20/2013 - 13:13

    What are your coins and gold worth? Old Plank Trail Community Bank, Orland Park Bank & Trust, and First United Bank are hosting coin and gold appraisal events in March.

    Ron Beckstrom of Golden Rule Coins will be at the bank to appraise...

  39. 02/07/2013 - 16:29

    You're invited to join us for a National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) networking breakfast. The breakfast will be held on Tuesday, February 26th, from 8:30am to 10:00am at Old Plank Trail Community Bank in Mokena. The bank is...

  40. 02/05/2013 - 17:05

    Congratulations to the winners of our Buck stuffed animals! They won by playing the Wheel of Fun at the bank on January 19 and January 26.

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  41. 01/15/2013 - 13:11

    At Old Plank Trail Community Bank, we're proud to support our local community, and that includes our local fire departments. We recently helped finance a new ladder truck for the New Lenox Fire Protection District.

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  42. 12/19/2012 - 14:22

     

    (Left to Right) Cheryl Burdeau, Coordinator of the Angels of Hope Ministry, Pastor Kurt Kruger, Nancy Kuzma,...

  43. 12/11/2012 - 17:45

    We have received reports that criminals are conducting an email phishing campaign that targets security-minded bank customers by sending what appears to be a secure email that has a subject line similar to below:

    "You have received a...

  44. 12/03/2012 - 15:00

    At Old Plank Trail Community Bank, "Wii" love our Junior Savers! As a part of our Junior Savers Extravaganza, we raffled off a Nintendo Wii at each of our locations.

    Congratulations to Anthony Di Silva, the winner of a Nintendo Wii at the...

  45. 11/08/2012 - 14:20

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank believes in community outreach on a variety of levels and recognizes need within the community. With this mission, Paul Slade,...

  46. 11/07/2012 - 16:15

    Thank you to all of the Junior Savers who stopped into the bank in October to pick up your pumpkins for Halloween. We really enjoyed seeing you all again and hope you'll be back in the bank soon to say hello!

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  47. 10/23/2012 - 13:46

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank recently announced the addition of Frank Poppie to the Old Plank Trail Community Bank Board of Directors.

    Frank is a founding principal and Senior Vice President of The Horton Group since 1982. Now one of the...

  48. 10/16/2012 - 17:00

    Congratulations to Nathan Doogan, our coloring contest winner from New Lenox. Nathan is 6 years old, and is from Joliet, Illinois. He won a piggy bank filled with $25 in coins! Congratulations, Nathan!

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  49. 10/05/2012 - 09:01

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank would like to welcome Bill Mrowczynski (NMLS # 207358) to their Mortgage team. Bill has over 17 years of residential mortgage lending experience assisting clients, real estate professionals and builders. He has an...

  50. 10/03/2012 - 12:10

    We would like to extend a warm welcome to Nancy Kuzma, our new Market Manager of our Frankfort location. Nancy brings over twenty-five years of banking experience to Old Plank Trail Community Bank, and she will be working on developing...

  51. 10/02/2012 - 16:38

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank is proud to support The Pantry of Rich Township. We recently made a donation to help them continue meeting the needs of low-income individuals of the township and all of Park Forest.

    The Rich Township Pantry...

  52. 09/28/2012 - 17:28

    ROSEMONT, Ill., Sept. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wintrust Financial Corporation ("Wintrust") (WTFC) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary bank, Old Plank Trail Community Bank,...

  53. 09/24/2012 - 13:10

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank and Orland Park Bank & Trust are proud to support the Orland Township Food Pantry.

    The Orland Township Food Pantry provides emergency food to residents who need immediate assistance. Donations are needed...

  54. 09/11/2012 - 15:52

    Thank you for attending Old Plank Trail Community Bank's sno cone events! We had a lot of fun being out in the community, and we hope you enjoyed our frozen treats!

    Here are some pictures from recent events:

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  55. 08/14/2012 - 13:15

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank hosted the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) for a breakfast meeting on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at their Mokena branch located at 20012 Wolf Road in Mokena, IL.

    Kirsten Zoub,...

  56. 08/03/2012 - 12:09

    Thomas Scroppo was the winner of a Kindle Fire from the New Lenox location of Old Plank Trail Community Bank. He will be a freshman at Western Illinois University, studying Construction Management.

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  57. 07/30/2012 - 15:28

     Old Plank Trail Community Bank was proud to be a part of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life on Friday, July 13, 2012. In addition to our bank's Relay Team, we also Co-Sponsored the event, chaired the Entertainment Committee, and...

  58. 07/23/2012 - 13:57

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank hosted Sundaes on Saturdays during the month of July. Guests enjoyed Culver’s Custard topped with their favorite toppings and were able to test their putting skills at our Old Plank Putting Green. Junior Savers...

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  62. 05/25/2012 - 12:02

    On Saturday, May 19, 2012 Old Plank Trail Community Bank hosted a stenciling event at each of their bank locations. Kids from around the community stenciled their own spring themed t-shirts and enjoyed complimentary juice and cinnamon rolls,...

  63. 04/13/2012 - 11:34

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank is pleased to announce that they will be opening their newest location at 15330 S. LaGrange Rd in Orland Park, IL on Friday, April 13th.  The Orland Park location will be called Orland Park Bank & Trust....

  64. 02/03/2012 - 11:30

    Old Plank Trail Community Bank announced the addition of Jack Flemming to their Commercial Lending team on Thursday, February 10th. Jack is a veteran banker with over 20 years of experience in the industry, working with Standard Bank for 17...