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.
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It was on the edge of extinction. But thanks to researchers in Maryland, America’s largest bird is still flying.
Making the most of two of Baltimore’s most heavily traveled streets may mean changes in direction.
A black bear is prowling suburban neighborhoods in Howard County.
It’s looking more likely El Niño is coming.
The Maryland Auto Insurance Fund, or MAIF, will move into new offices to be built on top of the Phillips Seafood Company on Fort Avenue.
Saturday’s Belmont Stakes is creating excitement here in Maryland as California Chrome fights for the Triple Crown.
Taking them out before they bite. That’s what’s going on right now in Maryland marshes as the state wages war on mosquitoes.
Defying the government and maybe geology, some residents evacuated by a landslide in Prince George’s County are returning home.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says an Obama administration plan for reducing pollutants blamed for global warming is in line with steps Maryland has already taken.
An ambitious plan to someday make one of the state’s most polluted bodies of water swimmable and fishable continues with a new round of raft construction and plantings.
Commissioning Week may focus on those graduating from the Naval Academy, but for Annapolis businesses, the focus is on the bottom line.
Graduates will often visit their old school but few fly over it at hundreds of miles per hour.