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.
The Baltimore County school board is expected to vote on a plan to close schools for two Muslim holidays when they fall on school days.
Famous comedians have created a video poking fun at a John Hopkins organization in order to spread awareness.
The Chesapeake Bay has been showing major signs of improvement this year.
There are new details about the CSX freight train derailment that’s still inside the Howard Street tunnel.
No one was hurt when more than a dozen rail cars from a CSX train derailed at the Howard Street tunnel early Monday morning, authorities confirmed.
A lot of the “keep out” signs are coming down on Hart-Miller Island. What was a tiny foothold of a state park has been expanded into hundreds of acres.
A threat to gridlock Baltimore’s budget and shutdown city services brings a strong response from the mayor.
Using nature to dampen the effects of rising sea levels. Maryland has just completed a study of those natural defenses.
The Pride of Baltimore II is on its way to sea. The city’s floating goodwill ambassador will travel up the East Coast to the Great Lakes.
Back where they belong after starting life in a lab. Tens of thousands of new oysters have been planted in bay waters, thanks to human help.
Paper bottles, cans and now oyster shells. It’s the latest item Baltimore residents can recycle.
The University of Maryland’s Greenbaum Cancer Center is being called “outstanding” by the National Cancer Institute — the highest designation given.