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
If the clouds cooperate Sunday evening, a massive full moon will rise over Maryland.
When the dog days of summer arrive, it’s time to chow down. Baltimore City’s annual restaurant week is into its final days.
Parts of Maryland hit hardest by storms may soon be the first to know just how bad the next one will be.
New technology uncovered an ancient predator in Ocean City: a visitor with some very sharp teeth.
It’s a Hollywood fantasy that’s creating real life worries for wildlife experts.
It’s a natural part of the Chesapeake that turns dangerous during warm weather–a flesh-eating bacteria in the bay that can mutilate and kill.
If it seems like there’s more street flooding in Annapolis and Baltimore, it’s because there is.
The words ebola and uncontrolled is a dangerous combination. But that’s how health experts are characterizing the current outbreak in Africa.
The invasive snakehead fish from Asia that’s been thriving in Maryland waters, has been given a makeover into a state trophy fish.
America’s own border with Mexico is an immigration flashpoint, one that continues to reverberate right here in Maryland.
The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a wetlands license on Wednesday for Dominion Resources to build a pier that is needed to construct a liquefied natural gas export facility in Calvert County.
It may not seem like it, but there is a little less pain at the pump this week.