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
Along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday comes Giving Tuesday. Alex Demetrick reports on the relatively new concept.
Cyber Monday has holiday shoppers clicking away and, at the other end, thousands of workers rushing to fill those orders.
Crowded trains are a fact of life during Thanksgiving travel, but a crowded Baltimore tunnel is a daily occurrence for Amtrak and Marc trains.
While winter weather has gripped much of the nation, there’s also a focus this week on space weather as NASA scientists look to make sunspots more predictable.
Too many rats. That’s the reality facing Baltimore so the city is planning an extermination surge.
An easier commute, provided you pay. That’s the tradeoff for new express toll lanes about to open along an eight-mile stretch of I-95.
Meet the RoboDoves, Baltimore’s only all-girls competitive robotics team.
Oysters figure prominently at Maryland Thanksgivings–a demand hundreds of watermen are working hard right now to meet.
Every Veterans Day, a different kind of ceremony is held.
Even though Tuesday is Veterans Day, a group of local veterans were singled out for honors Monday.
There’s nothing like being at the right place at the right time. That includes the planet Mars.
The odds of finding good homes for shelter animals are sometimes stacked against a happy ending. But there is a unique route to adoption.