02/28/18 6:10am

Tanger Outlets has partnered with northforker to host a series of seasonal events at its outlet center in Riverhead this year beginning this Saturday, March 3.
(more…)

02/14/18 6:06am

Tanger Outlets has partnered with northforker to host a series of seasonal events at its outlet center in Riverhead this year beginning March 3.
(more…)

01/10/18 6:23am

Rich Daly of Ice Melodies will be on hand for the first Tanger Weekends event March 3. (Credit: Krysten Massa)

Tanger Outlets has partnered with northforker to host a series of seasonal events at its outlet center in Riverhead this year.  READ

07/22/15 10:53am
A charging station at the Tanger Outlet Center. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

A charging station at the Tanger Outlet Center. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The summer season brings more traffic and that means a wider variety of cars on the North Fork — but not all that require gasoline as a fuel source.

Electric cars still make up a tiny percent of the market, but there were 740,000 on the road worldwide in 2014, 290,000 in the U.S. alone. That’s up from under a 100,000 in 2012, according to German research firm The Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research.

So if you’re in the market for an e-ride, it’s probably a good idea to know where the local public charging stations are. (more…)