SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 27, 2012
BRIDGE BANCORP, INC.
(Exact name of the registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (See General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 27, 2012 the Registrant announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per share, payable on December 21, 2012 to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2012. A copy of the press release announcing the dividend is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Bridge Bancorp, Inc.
Dated: November 27, 2012