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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 Patrick M. Lasslett has joined their team as
Vice President and Branch Manager of the
Sparta, NJ office.

Patrick attended William Paterson University, where he majored in Mathematics. He currently lives in Stillwater, NJ. He most recently was a Vice President with Lakeland Bank for 11 years. Prior to that, he also worked at Valley National Bank and The Bank of New York. He is an active member in the Sussex County Chamber of Commerce and the Sparta Chamber Council. He also served on the Sparta Economic Development Committee.

Community News


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Changes In NJ Car-Seat Law Take Effect This Week


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Denville Painter Part Of Unique County Library Exhibit


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Three Glen Rock Swimmers Compete At Nationals


Three Glen Rock High School female swimmers have recently returned from competing at the YMCA National Long Course Swim Championships held at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis...

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