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
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.
NASA says it’s found more than 1,200 new planets orbiting other stars!
A new Maryland law is on the books, making birth control more affordable and accessible.
Mercury has begun a relatively rare move across the sun.
Thousands of Marylanders are going to find painful commutes in and out of Washington DC.
Retiring Senator Barabra Mikulski stopped by the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore on Thursday to cut the ribbon on the new James Webb Space Telescope Mission Operations Center.
Business leaders are hoping a $2.4 million makeover will improve Baltimore’s Western District Police Station.
The weekend’s CSX train derailment is renewing worries about hazardous rail cargo.
Underwater grass beds in the Chesapeake Bay, in decline for decades, are making a strong comeback.
A humpback whale spotted in the Chesapeake Bay was likely just following its stomach.
Prayer and a silent march is how one high school marked the anniversary of the death of Freddie Gray and the upheaval that followed.