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 300-pound hammerhead shark that’s been visiting Ocean City appears to be in no hurry to leave.
A shark spotted swimming very close to the beach in Ocean City is causing a lot of commotion.
For the first time in a week, a massive solar flare has sent high speed particles on a collision course with Earth.
Animal rights activists are asking Governor Larry Hogan to stop what they call a “cruel fishing contest.”
A short walk to the park became the talk of the nation when two Silver Spring parents were investigated for child neglect.
The federal government has given a big “no” to Baltimore. A request to FEMA to declare April’s riots a major disaster has been rejected.
The goal is to get people out on the Chesapeake Bay and learn about the culture and history and learn about our beautiful wildlife.
Heat, mosquitoes and aching backs. That’s what it’s taking to restore Poplar Island, which nearly vanished from the bay.
Giving green spaces room to grow takes green to pull off. Tuesday, grant money was awarded to 15 projects, nearly all in urban areas—including Baltimore.
Maryland’s Sen. Ben Cardin is holding a forum to discuss federal workforce concerns.
The sudden jump from prosecutor to the center of media attention has brought Marilyn Mosby praise and criticism.
The FBI has gone after what it says is the biggest and most violent gang in Baltimore. Wednesday, 14 members of the Black Guerilla Family have been charged with a string of crimes in the city.