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
Controllers at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center are doing some pretty tight flying.
Farm to table is a strong trend in the restaurant industry.
Amtrak is always looking for new customers–even four-legged ones.
A frightening tale a Howard County man is lucky to be alive to tell.
U.S. Mayors, hoping to have presidential candidates take up issues important to cities, have a front person Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
This mass transit idea is up in the air—literally. Small pods sliding above Baltimore City streets on a thin rail.
It may be one of Maryland’s least known historic places, but the Obama Administration is putting Mallows Bay back on the map.
Federal agencies promising to track down looters and arsonists from April’s riots have charged another suspect.
BALTIMORE (WJZ)—Sometimes nature needs a helping hand and that’s especially true for the bay! WJZ’s Alex DeMetrick reports, this help comes on the half shell. Maryland’s oyster season has opened on the bay and the […]
The first flight from BWI-Thurgood Marshall airport to Havana is on its way as travel restrictions ease between the United States and Cuba.
Sixty years is a long time to wait for a flight, but the first non-stop between BWI-Marshall and Havana takes off Wednesday.
It’s not every lunar eclipse that happens during a supermoon, but it’s happening Sunday night.