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
Back where they belong after starting life in a lab. Tens of thousands of new oysters have been planted in bay waters, thanks to human help.
Paper bottles, cans and now oyster shells. It’s the latest item Baltimore residents can recycle.
The University of Maryland’s Greenbaum Cancer Center is being called “outstanding” by the National Cancer Institute — the highest designation given.
From jets to hats, Naval Academy tradition soared high in Annapolis.
A new garden at Oriole Park at Camden Yards will attract actual oriole birds and other species.
Police are on high alert after “porch pirates” target the Baltimore County community.
Starting this weekend, Earth and Mars will be as close as they ever get to one another.
Gov. Larry Hogan has signed 144 bills into law, including an expansion of mandatory use of breath-testing ignition devices for drunken driving convicts and criminal justice reform.
Baltimore’s Mr. Trash Wheel, the water and solar-propelled harbor cleaning powerhouse, just turned two.
A report by environmental scientists says the health of the Chesapeake Bay has improved as efforts to produce runoff from land continue.
Maryland lawmakers highlighted a new package of bills passed by the U.S. House of Representatives aimed to tackle the heroin epidemic.
A marine major convicted three years ago of committing indecent acts at the U.S. Naval Academy is now facing new charges.