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
It’s the chicken or egg question of this year’s race for mayor: lower property taxes to increase Baltimore’s population or increase the population to lower taxes? WJZ looked to some of the candidates for the answer.
A smarter computer is promising better predictions of dangerous weather.
Call it product placement on a cosmic scale.
A student’s threat against a Harford County high school turns out to be a joke.
Attacks on houses of worship have increased.
The threat of terrorism may tighten up who gets into the US. The House of Representatives voted to make changes to a US VISA program and the Senate is headed that way.
Senator Bernie Sanders is running for president but Tuesday, he was walking in Baltimore.
Terrorists who use social media as a weapon. That’s one avenue investigators are exploring in the aftermath of the San Bernardino massacre.
More key testimony is given in the trial of Officer William Porter. Medical examiners described the injuries Freddie Gray suffered in the back of the police van.
We all know staring into the sun can be dangerous, but a group of Maryland researchers has been doing just that for 20 years.
A Christmas tradition that comes with a bit more noise. It’s time for the annual lighting of the Washington Monument.
Working to gain an independent life is something most of us take for granted.