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 week that saw three people killed in house fires in Baltimore ends with an effort to save the next life.
All our recent heavy rains and warmer temperatures are posing a threat to an unlikely victim: the penguin.
Light rail riders are in for less than a smooth ride starting Friday morning.
It doesn’t have to be big to make a difference, but it can take money.
No one thing has left the Chesapeake Bay struggling—so now, more things are about to be taken on.
It was on the edge of extinction. But thanks to researchers in Maryland, America’s largest bird is still flying.
Making the most of two of Baltimore’s most heavily traveled streets may mean changes in direction.
A black bear is prowling suburban neighborhoods in Howard County.
It’s looking more likely El Niño is coming.
The Maryland Auto Insurance Fund, or MAIF, will move into new offices to be built on top of the Phillips Seafood Company on Fort Avenue.
Saturday’s Belmont Stakes is creating excitement here in Maryland as California Chrome fights for the Triple Crown.
Taking them out before they bite. That’s what’s going on right now in Maryland marshes as the state wages war on mosquitoes.