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 tunnel is not the best place for a train to derail, but it happened under Baltimore. It was Amtrak’s passenger train, the Silver Meteor. WJZ first reported the accident Monday.
Lights, camera, income. Gov. Martin O’Malley visited the cast and crew of the HBO comedy “Veep.”
When it comes to rain and snow, best estimates of what a storm is packing are about to get better.
Progress usually means something new. But around Baltimore’s harbor, it also means getting rid of something old.
Cracking a Martian mystery. That’s what NASA hopes to achieve with a new spacecraft.
America’s Catholic bishops have a new leader, even as they adjust to having a new pope.
It’s Veterans Day. A remembrance for those who served in the nation’s wars will start with a parade through parts of downtown Baltimore and a formal ceremony in the War Memorial Plaza.
It appears Earth has dodged more bullets than expected. Last February’s meteor blast over Siberia sent NASA scientists back to their computers.
For the second consecutive day, the jury– weighing what damages should be awarded to a Maryland businessman for an unnecessary medical procedure– sent out a note saying that it could not come to a unanimous verdict.
Still no verdict from the jury weighing what damages should be awarded to a Maryland businessman for an unnecessary medical procedure.
Millions of dollars are at stake, and now, it’s all in the hands of a Baltimore County jury. It is the same jury that earlier found Dr. Mark Midei performed an unnecessary stent procedure on Maryland businessman, Glenn Weinberg.
A program growing in popularity received a cash infusion to keep oysters growing.