Tuesday Morning Rundown

George Mason University campus/Photo by Alexis Glenn/Creative Services/George Mason University

Record Enrollment at Mason —  George Mason University has hit peak enrollment with 33,917 students enrolled this fall. That includes 3,011 first-time freshmen, up from 2,694 in 2012. [GMU Newsdesk]

Dancing in the Streets — Why was Jimmy Cirrito, owner of Herndon’s Jimmy’s Old Town Tavern, dancing in his underwear in the streets on Sunday? Because Jimmy’s was crowned “King of the Wings” in Northern Virginia magazine’s annual contest. [Herndon Patch]

Parade Planning — Going to the Reston Holiday Parade at Reston Town Center on Friday? Take a peek at the parade route and plan your best viewing spot ahead of time. [Reston Town Center]

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