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 billion mile mission based right here in Maryland. Late Wednesday, NASA releases more incredible photos of Pluto from the New Horizons probe.
Pluto is now in the bag. The New Horizons spacecraft made its closest approach today to the dwarf planet.
Nine and a half years is a long time to travel, but Tuesday morning, the New Horizons spacecraft will reach its destination.
A group of teenage boys were caught by surprise earlier this month when a 5-foot long shark was on the end of their fishing line in Ocean City, Maryland.
A Maryland judge has refused to reinstate a medical license for a co-founder of the Final Exit Network.
A decade after a Supreme Court decision muddied the waters of the Clean Water Act, new rules have been hammered out.
The sun may shine on all of us, but not all of us can use it to power our homes.
A 300-pound hammerhead shark that’s been visiting Ocean City appears to be in no hurry to leave.
A shark spotted swimming very close to the beach in Ocean City is causing a lot of commotion.
For the first time in a week, a massive solar flare has sent high speed particles on a collision course with Earth.
Animal rights activists are asking Governor Larry Hogan to stop what they call a “cruel fishing contest.”
A short walk to the park became the talk of the nation when two Silver Spring parents were investigated for child neglect.