1. The Miami Marlins keep losing, and now there’s talk of tension in the front office between owner Jeffrey Loria and several of his top executives. Some say that Loria is now making most of the baseball decisions.
2. The Florida State Board of Education is ready to pick a permanent successor to Education Commissioner Tony Bennett. The board, which meets Tuesday in West Palm Beach, is expected to hire interim commissioner Pam Stewart for the job instead of launching a national search.
3. Baptist Health South Florida is hosting on-site workshops for potential new citizens to mark National Citizenship day Tuesday. The company is one of about a dozen businesses in California, Florida and Washington, D.C., that are part of a pilot program to help their employees make the leap to citizenship.
4. How will garbage workers fare at County Hall? Miami-Dade commissioners on Tuesday will again consider restoring docked pay over healthcare costs. Commissioners voted once for the workers, but Mayor Carlos Gimenez vetoed the commission’s decision, setting the stage for this showdown.
5. Don’t expect to see much sun Tuesday. The gloom is back, as are the storms. The sun is expected to make more of an appearance later in the week.