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
A crash on a rural road damages the vehicles involved and leaves a house in ruins. It happened along Route 30 in Upperco, near the Baltimore-Carroll County line.
Opening the door to oil rigs off the Atlantic Coast, possibly just south of Maryland. That’s what President Obama is proposing.
Winter can take a toll below ground—and when it does, a mess can surface.
Ringleader or lone wolf. Two very different sides of the inmate who says he ran the Baltimore City jail emerged in closing arguments in federal court.
The owner of a landmark Baltimore restaurant has been arrested in a drug sting operation in Virginia.
Millions of federal dollars are coming to Maryland and they’re going right into the ground.
For half a century, the hot spots for asthma were believed to be the inner city.
It may not feel like it today, but the earth has set a new high for heat. Alex DeMetrick reports on what scientists are calling the hottest year on record.
WASHINGTON (WJZ)—They could barley see or breathe, but now passengers aboard a D.C. Metro subway that filled with smoke on Monday are speaking and suing. Alex Demetrick has more on the suit and the first […]
It’s never happened before today. Alarms aboard the International Space Station force an evacuation by astronauts, from the American section of the station into the Russian compartment.
Progress moves at its own pace, but 60 years? That’s how long plans have been on the books in Baltimore County for a new reservoir.
It’s a Maryland cold case stretching back 40 years. That’s when the Lyons sisters, just 10 and 12, vanished.