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
Two bald eagles shot dead in Montgomery County and no leads. Reward money may change that.
Tuesday night’s State of the Union address may touch on security issues but for the Coast Guard, it’s a night of security, period.
From shock to a sobering aftermath. That’s what some in Columbia are dealing with Sunday.
If it had lungs and Mars had oxygen, the little rover named “Opportunity” could blow out 10 birthday candles Saturday.
he U.S. Army is planning to deploy a pair of tethered helium filled blimps over Aberdeen Proving Grounds later this year. Privacy advocates are concerned.
The snow has moved out of Maryland, but the cold and ice are left behind.
Maryland State Police say a driver is dead after his car fishtailed into the path of a tractor-trailer on snow-covered Route 140 near Emmitsburg.
With some in the state legislature moving to repeal the so-called “rain tax,” those in favor of keeping it promise a fight.
Old, notorious and dangerous. And now it’s coming down. Maryland’s House of Correction in Jessup is being demolished cell block by cell block.
Mapping what none of us can see might just help spot a future terror attack with a radioactive weapon.
Thin ice claims the life of a Rockville boy.
Following months of major renovation, the Maryland House travel plaza is giving WJZ a sneak peek at the finished job before its official opening.