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Former Riverhead official was a broker for Triple Five in deal with Dowling College, bankruptcy court record shows

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Former Riverhead Community Development Agency director Chris Kempner acted as a broker for Triple Five earlier this year in the bankruptcy sale of Dowling College's Brookhaven campus, according to a report to the court filed by the college's attorneys in the bankruptcy proceeding.

Former Riverhead town official, charged with DWI after a crash, was ‘set up’ by someone investigating her, lawyer says

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Former Riverhead Community Development director Chris Kempner was charged with DWI following a crash on W. Main Street Tuesday evening. Police said she rear-ended another vehicle. Kempner's attorney says it was a "total set-up" — the other vehicle backed into her. Kempner's been followed for a couple of weeks and is the subject of an investigation involving EPCAL, the lawyer said.

Riverhead CDA director Chris Kempner resigns

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Riverhead CDA director Christina Kempner is leaving her post to take a new job as director of the Stony Brook incubator.

Nonprofit shines light on role models: local women making a difference

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Bernice Taylor, Chris Kempner and Juanita Hampton are being recognized by the Butterfly Effect Project Saturday for being role models for young girls to look up to.
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