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Highlands State Bank is a small, community-oriented bank dedicated to providing personalized service and competitive rates. Since we are part of the neighborhood, we have first-hand knowledge of the needs of local businesses and the people who live and work here. We use our knowledge to deliver quality banking to our customers through checking and savings accounts, mortgages, and consumer and business loans.

We’re known for our ability to make quick decisions and for our commitment to business success. Our representatives are equipped to interview customers and creatively solve problems to meet needs promptly. In everything, we strive to deliver the kind of attention and convenience our customers expect. We even have late hours throughout the workweek and hours on Saturday, so you can stop by more often.

Highlands Highlight

Highlands State Bank is pleased to announce that Kathryn Rosa has recently joined the Bank as Senior Vice President, Compliance & BSA Officer.

Kathryn is responsible for ensuring the bank is adhering to applicable regulatory compliance banking laws, including the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA). Kathryn will be working in the main office located in Vernon, NJ. Read More

Highlands State Bank is pleased to announce that James Donado has recently joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer.

Mr. Donado brings 25 years of experience in banking with emphasis in commercial real estate financing and business lending. Read More

Community News


Sparta Boys Lacrosse Keeps Winning with Defeat of Delaware Valley


On Saturday the Sparta boys’ lacrosse team continued their winning streak, soundly defeating the team from Delaware Valley, PA 17-4...

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Residents Came out to Celebrate Earth Day This Weekend


The annual Earthfest celebration at Heaven Hill Farm, aided by perfect spring weather, was drawing a steady crowd Sunday...

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Local Resident 1 of 3 NJ Finalists For First Tech Robotics Award


Wayne resident Anthony Tazzetto has been named a national finalist for the First Tech Challenge Dean's List Award, for his excellence in the field of robotics...

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Denville Gears Up for Rockaway River Cleanup


“Be Prepared” is a Boy Scout motto that has served well for Denville River and Streams Committee Chairman George Strother...

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4th Annual Autism Awareness Day Benefit A Success


Rainbow puzzle-piece headbands worn by the players of all teams in attendance. Blue event T-shirts sported by the coaches. Colorful balloons and decorated signs plastered around campus before a crowd of a few hundred spectators...

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