First Fidelity Bancorp. wasn't the only suitor for Peoples Westchester Savings Bank, according to a proxy statement sent to Peoples' shareholders last week.

The document reveals that three other banks performed due diligence on Peoples and one submitted a merger proposal. The "other interested party" is not named in the proxy, but some Shareholders of the $1.7 billion-asset stock savings bank in affluent Westchester County believe it was Chemical Banking Corp. Chemical declined to comment.

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