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
Where many see blight, others see opportunity.
Attorneys general from Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia are getting together to talk about ways they can reduce gun violence in the region.
A new strain of dog flu has surfaced and there’s no vaccine to stop in.
A major push to bring oysters back to the bay has been placed on hold by the Hogan administration.
A new name and new hope for land that once housed Bethlehem Steel.
Calling sugar a threat to human health, a bill going before Baltimore’s City Council would post warning signs to that effect.
This week’s cold weather is a warning for the Maryland agriculture industry.
Gov. Larry Hogan wants to take more control of the budget process as a way of steering Maryland toward long-term fiscal health.
Even in space, it’s good to have friends in high places.
It’s the chicken or egg question of this year’s race for mayor: lower property taxes to increase Baltimore’s population or increase the population to lower taxes? WJZ looked to some of the candidates for the answer.
A smarter computer is promising better predictions of dangerous weather.
Call it product placement on a cosmic scale.