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
After a day when heavy snow kept a lot of people indoors, it’s taking hard work today to get out.
Shifting from medicine to politics is proving to be slippery for Dr. Ben Carson. The famed Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon announced Tuesday he is launching a presidential exploratory committee.
Not all news out of Washington is political. Tuesday, a welcome prediction was made about the return of the city’s cherry blossoms.
Baltimore Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and multiple injured on Saturday afternoon.
The District of Columbia has defied threats from Congress and moved forward with legalizing possession of marijuana after a voter-approved initiative.
Recent train collisions are raising serious concern in Baltimore County.
Maryland gets its largest snow storm this season. People are digging out after the storm left several inches of snow across the region.
The FBI continues to search for two serial bank robbers who police say have hit seven banks since the beginning of the year.
Anne Arundel County Police save a man after he attempted to rescue his dog in the icy water Annapolis.
Mega droughts lasting decades. That’s the future NASA scientists see coming, as climate change increases extreme weather events.
A police chase on I-95 ends with one man dead on Saturday afternoon in Baltimore County.
A close call brings a close look at Maryland bridges. State highway inspectors were out today searching for potential danger signs following a concrete failure that struck a car earlier this week.