Alex began his journalism career in California.
Alex has received many awards from United Press International and The Associated Press. He also received a Lincoln University Award for his political reporting.
A native of Michigan, Alex moved to California at the age of seven.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University and pursued graduate studies at San Jose State University.
Alex enjoys sailing, hiking, writing, movies and jazz.
More Stories by Alex DeMetrick
While Friday’s speech came with plenty of advance notice, the president’s first stop in Baltimore was planned as a surprise.
Underwater dirt. That’s basically what the millions of tons of sediment backed up behind Conowingo Dam is.
A sudden plunge in the blue crab population in the bay means belt-tightening for watermen.
Sexual activity while on duty cost a Baltimore County police officer his badge Monday.
A hundred and fifty years ago Friday, Confederate General Stonewall Jackson died. But what killed him has been a subject of medical debate for a very long time.
Promising Vegas on the Potomac. MGM Resorts files paperwork to build a resort casino at National Harbor in Prince George’s County.
Thinking big to stay in the game. That’s what Baltimore’s port is celebrating. Shipping is undergoing a major sea change, and the port is ready.
They’re dying off around the country but in Maryland, honeybees have recently been vanishing twice as fact.
NASA has a history of sending robotic rovers to Mars but its latest will work right here on Earth.
Lost in the line of duty. Maryland has set aside this day to honor fallen heroes.
It was a scandal that ruined a doctor’s career, forced a hospital to sell and left hundreds suing over stent procedures they may not have needed.
Firefighters get all kinds of rescue calls, but this one was a first for the Joppa-Magnolia volunteers.