During that time, Ron has covered some of the biggest stories in Baltimore. including Pope John Paul II’s visit in October 1995, Hurricane Isabel in September 2003 and the Joseph Palczynski standoff in March 2000.
Ron has been nominated four times for local Emmys and won the Emmy for “Best Spot” news story of the year in 1994 for “Gunman Confession.”
For the past 19 years, he’s hosted the popular “Manic Monday” segment at Jimmy’s in Fells Point, part of WJZ’s morning show.
Prior to joining WJZ, he worked at Baltimore radio stations WFBR and WCAO/WXYV.
Ron is a proud graduate of the University Of Maryland and lives in Baltimore City.
Ron Matz announces the winner of WJZ’s Mammoth Manic Monday Meltdown 2017
The crowd showed up early for WJZ’s annual Halloween costume party at Geresbeck’s supermarket in Middle River.
The BARCS Animal Shelter in south Baltimore is a busy place. They care for hundreds of animals.
It’s one of Baltimore’s most popular fall events. But this year, something will be missing from the Pigtown Festival.
He says he’s just a kid from Highlandtown, but his talent has taken him around the world.
Multiple Sclerosis attacks the central nervous system and can be debilitating. Ron Matz has more on a woman living with M.S. who’s become an inspiration to many.
If you’ve ever thought about adopting a cat, now is the time to do it.
For the next few weeks, local designers are showcasing their talents in Howard County, and its all for a good cause.
Cancer claimed Dominic Osorio’s life in 2009.
She was a beloved member of the Orioles organization, but three years ago she lost her valiant fight against lung cancer at the age of 36.
It’s going to be a beautiful weekend in Baltimore, which makes it a great time for an outdoor concert in Druid Hill Park.
A Cecil County couple is all smiles today, thanks to the Maryland Lottery.