MONTEBELLO, NY--(Marketwire - Jan 18, 2012) - Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that it plans to release first quarter results for fiscal 2012 after market close on Monday, January 23, 2012.

Jack Kopnisky, President and CEO of Provident New York Bancorp, will host a conference call on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 10:00 AM EST to discuss the Company's first quarter results. Interested parties are invited to listen in by dialing 1-866-551-3680 and entering PIN number 52606203#. Accompanying slides to the presentation can be accessed on the Company's website under the investor relations section. A replay of the teleconference will be available on the Company's website after 8:00 A.M. on January 25, 2012, ending at 11:59 PM on February 27, 2012.

Headquartered in Montebello, N.Y., Provident Bank, with $3.1 billion in assets, specializes in the delivery of service and solutions to business owners, their families, and consumers in communities within the greater New York City marketplace through teams of dedicated and experienced relationship managers. Our franchise includes 38 Financial Centers. Provident Bank offers a complete line of commercial, business, and consumer banking products and services. For more information, visit the Provident Bank Web site at

Contact Information:

Stephen Masterson
Miranda Grimm
FVP & Controller

Provident New York Bancorp
400 Rella Boulevard
Montebello, NY 10901-4243
T 845.369.8040
F 845.369.8255