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.
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The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a wetlands license on Wednesday for Dominion Resources to build a pier that is needed to construct a liquefied natural gas export facility in Calvert County.
It may not seem like it, but there is a little less pain at the pump this week.
Remembering one step at a time. Friday, firefighters from Maryland to New York held their annual stair climb of 110 floors.
Alex Demetrick reports, Baltimore’s trash is being productively picked up by new water wheel.
It’s one long road trip, but man’s first voyage to Pluto is almost over.
Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is scheduled to visit a Baltimore food manufacturer as part of his tour of businesses in the state.
Fine-tuning an already fine sense of smell. That’s what Maryland State Police have done with a new group of K-9s.
There have been nine drownings in Maryland this summer. Now first responders are urging water safety measures.
Severe weather strikes Maryland. Tuesday night’s storm might have generated a tornado just over the Maryland state line.
Dead zones are a sign the Chesapeake is in trouble—and most every summer, one appears in the bay.
Right out of the tape, we take water for granted—but in Baltimore, that fresh drink is traveling through some pretty old pipes.
It’s not just space NASA focuses on. A fleet of satellites also studies the Earth. That vantage point is showing most of us are breathing cleaner air.