Heritage Community Bancorp Inc. in Glenwood, Ill., is once again looking for a lifeline after an agreement to receive a cash infusion from First Community Financial Partners of Joliet expired Dec. 31.

In early November the $462 million-asset First Community agreed to inject $15 million into Heritage in exchange for majority control. Heritage's bank subsidiary was to join First Community's network of community banks in suburban Chicago under the agreement.

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