News Roundup: Budget Director Fired

  • Amid Miami's budget woes, the city has let go budget director Michael Boudreaux. [Herald]
  • St. Joseph's, a Catholic school in Miami Beach, has closed after 50 years, and the parents of the 136 students are not pleased. [NBCMiami]
  • Get ready for China to be the new world superpower, because local tourism officials are trying to lure Chinese visitors to our sunny shores. [NBCMiami]
  • A fire inside the Congress Inn building in downtown Miami displaced more than 300 residents, and they won't get to return home for more than three weeks. [CBS4]
  • A Hialeah road that was closed after a water main break is finally open. [CBS4]
  • But, whoops, another water main break in Southwest Miami-Dade flooded streets overnight. [WSVN]
Sports
  • The Dolphins failed to sign yet another safety -- Ryan Clark decided to stick with Pittsburgh. [Herald]

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Kyle Munzenrieder