Bianca Ramirez Associate Producer

Bianca Ramirez
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Bianca Ramirez is an associate producer for KPCC’s award-winning newsroom. Bianca has a minor in Business Entrepreneurship and certificate in professional events planning. While doing her undergrad studies at CSULB, she was a technical adviser and segment producer for Advanced Media Production.

Ramirez grew up in South Los Angeles and still calls the region her home. A first-generation college graduate, she earned a Bachelors of Arts in Broadcast Journalism at Cal State Long Beach in 2008. That same year, she also joined the KPCC team.

Ramirez's favorite quick-getaway destination is Santa Barbara. (She loves that 72-degree-ocean-breeze weather!)


Stories by Bianca Ramirez

Several Ranchos Palos Verdes beaches closed due to high surf

These spots are right next to the area where an 18-year old swimmer died last month after he got swept away by strong currents.

Six injured in multi-vehicle crash in Encino

Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott said five of the injured were transported to local hospitals.

Slain USC student's parents grieve son's death

The parents of a Chinese USC graduate student who was beaten to death arrived in the U.S. and broke down in tears after seeing their son's body at a funeral home.

Boy, 3, dies after climbing into hot car in Sylmar

The boy was playing by himself in the yard of a Sylmar home Wednesday afternoon when he climbed into the family car, was overcome by heat and couldn't get out.

Water shut off from main that flooded UCLA campus, Sunset Blvd. (updated)

The broken water main near the UCLA campus spewed water 30 feet into the air and sent 8 to 10 million gallons cascading from Sunset.

Griffith Park soccer gets $10.5M makeover (and other green fields in LA)

Officials broke ground Monday on a renovation project at the John Ferraro Athletic Fields complex in Griffith Park. See what's in store, and take a virtual tour of L.A.'s municipal soccer fields.

Fire collapses roof at LA charter school; no students at school

A fire at Animo Charter High School in South Los Angeles caused the roof to collapse, according to the L.A. County Fire Department.

Metro opens mobile command center for Century Crunch traffic

During the weekend long construction, crews will demolish an old railroad bridge at Aviation and Century boulevards to make way for the Crenshaw/LAX light rail line.

USC doctors perform robot-assisted surgery on prostate patient with new technology

Doctors at Keck Medical Center of USC have performed California's first robotic-assisted surgical procedure on a patient with advanced prostate cancer with latest technology.

215 Freeway closed in Riverside after partial bridge collapse

A semi truck crashed on the 215 near Perris, causing part of a bridge under construction to come down. The northbound side remains closed.

Stolen iPhone leads to 15-year-old girl's death

Santa Ana Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a man who stole a 15-year-old girl's iPhone, setting off a chain of events that ended in her death.

UCLA prof reaches settlement after fire killed research assistant

The deal calls for the professor to prepare inner-city students for college chemistry for five years, perform 800 hours of community service and pay a $10,000 fine.

San Marino mayor resigns after dog poop scandal

San Marino Mayor Dennis Kneier resigned Wednesday a week and a half after video of the mayor tossing a bag of dog poop on his neighbor's yard went viral.

Occidental declines to make bid for Obama presidential library

Occidental College is not entering a bid to house a presidential library for Obama. The foundation developing Obama's future presidential library received 13 applications.

New Grammys rules include allowing samples in Song of the Year

It's a sign of the changing face of music, with samples included in a variety of genres — the Grammys had previously only allowed samples in the best rap song category.