NVCC to begin registration
for fall semester Aug. 17

All campuses of Northern Virginia Community College will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 17 for registration for the fall semester, which begins Aug. 21.

Student services centers, testing centers, business offices, bookstores, parking offices and student ID services will also be open.

For information, call 703-323-3000 or visit www.nvcc.edu.

Carmello’s wins award for its selection from Wine Spectator

For the fourth year, Carmello’s restaurant received Wine Spectator magazine’s Award of Excellence for its extensive Portuguese wine selection.

The Old Town Manassas restaurant offers more than 100 wines from various regions of Portugal.

“We invest a lot of time and diligence in our extensive Portuguese wine list, so it’s always exciting and an honor to be named by Wine Spectator magazine,” said Miguel Pires, general manager of Carmello’s and Monza.

Manassas Police Department
is up for accreditation

As part of the accreditation process for the Manassas Police Department, a team from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies will be accepting public comment on the agency’s ability to comply with the commission’s standards.

Residents may call 703-392-1464 from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday to speak with a member of the assessment team. Comments are limited to five minutes. Mail written comments to the Commission on Accreditation in Law Enforcement, 13575 Heathcote Blvd., Gainesville, Va. 20155.

A public information session is scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 9027 Center St., Manassas.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane