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
A terrifying plunge off the Bay Bridge and into the water last summer launched a number of investigations. Now the findings of a federal report are out.
Prepare to think small to imagine something very big. In this case, it’s the spark of the big bang itself.
A week into the search for the missing Malaysian jetliner, investigators still have no idea where the plane is. But there is growing evidence a deliberate act may have sent the plan thousands of miles off its original course.
Some want to make it harder for the NSA to monitor our phone calls. That’s the proposal being pushed by a Maryland congressman.
A takeover in the world of men’s clothing finds Maryland’s Jos. A. Bank with a new corporate owner. The mayor of Hampstead says he’s waiting to hear how it will affect the company’s nearly 800 jobs in the area.
He was bred for the business of tracking but a Maryland bloodhound has managed to sniff out the dog world’s biggest prize.
First a troubled rollout, now a federal investigation into Maryland’s health exchange.
A new study found when it comes to the misery of traffic jams, Baltimore is 17th worst in the nation.
Smart meters may promise a new way to track home electricity, but they’re also prompting a push for new laws to control the technology.
The hunt for life on other planets has some new contenders after the discovery of more than 700 new worlds by NASA.
This winter has put weather front and center for most of us. Now it’s about to come into the sharpest focus ever from space.
It’s brutality that stretches from the Dark Ages to modern Baltimore–the vicious business of dog fighting. It’s a crime in Maryland.