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
The Supreme Court handed the Chesapeake Bay a victory by not taking on a case.
It’s a major weather changer, and NASA has been tracking it for months. El Niño is the strongest it’s been in nearly a decade.
Fine-tuning bad news. Recent statistical analysis finds sea levels are rising faster now than at any time in nearly 3,000 years.
Natural Resources Police had never seen anything like it: 13 bald eagles all dead in a farm field on the Eastern Shore.
The Eastern Shore’s traditional power boat race Thunder on the Narrows is cancelled and shallow water is to blame.
The blimps never worked as planned and one even escaped, triggering a two-state chase.
It was quite a President’s Day gift: almost $19 million to restore and expand the Lincoln Memorial.
Mount Saint Mary’s University faculty wants the president gone but students want him to stay.
The force may be a catch phrase in Star Wars movies, but scientists have found a real force.
Twelve children are now believed to have been sexually abused inside their Prince George’s County school and there may be more victims.
Outrage is not normally a condition at Mount Saint Mary’s University but statements by its new president are generating just that.
Closing arguments wrap up in the hearing for Adnan Syed–the Baltimore County man now wanting a new trial after being convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend.