Bianca Ramirez Associate Producer

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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

UPDATE: Body of 19-year-old woman missing since New Year's found

Authorities found Sarah Alarid's body near her car, which apparently plunged hundreds of feet off a mountain cliff north of Los Angeles.

Rose Parade Grand Marshal Jane Goodall on conservation

Primate expert Jane Goodall is the grand marshal for Tuesday’s 124th Tournament of Roses Parade. She spoke with KPCC about her focus on global conservation.

Rose Bowl rivals collaborate on humanitarian project

The competitors in the 99th Rose Bowl game Monday will pool their efforts off the field to help pack food for hungry Angelenos.

Witness led police to suspect who set homeless woman ablaze

LAPD said an eyewitness helped lead investigators to the 24-year old suspect they believe set a homeless woman on fire early Thursday morning in Van Nuys.

Friends to honor Pasadena youth mentor with vigil

A candlelight vigil is planned for Thursday evening to honor a Pasadena neighborhood leader killed during a Christmas day shooting outside his home.

UPDATE: LA sheriff's employee killed in Pasadena Christmas Day shooting

Victor McClinton was an 18-year employee of the LA County Sheriff's Department. Detectives are investigating if there's a connection with the shooting and a deadly pursuit.

Hundreds of gun owners in San Diego turn in their weapons

Hundreds of people in San Diego County have turned in their firearms to authorities as part of the annual Guns for Gift Cards program.

Union Station among locations for downtown LA bike sharing program

Los Angeles’ first bike-sharing program is set to launch in April 2013. Other downtown LA locations include City Hall, Olvera Street and the Caltrans building.

The best and worst times to be at LAX: 2.24M holiday travelers expected

LAX considers the holiday season to be the 13-day travel period beginning Dec. 21 (the day the world is supposed to end), through Jan 2 (provided it doesn't).

How to make sure your Christmas gifts get delivered on time

Monday's the busiest mailing day of the holiday season across the nation — but there's still time to mail your packages in time for Christmas delivery.

Telecopter inventor John Silva dies at 92

The creator of the first news helicopter has died. John Silva was KTLA-TV’s chief engineer when he outfitted a Bell 47-G-2 with a television camera.

IE, OC: High winds expected for Inland Empire this weekend

The National Weather Service on Friday issued a high wind watch for the Inland Empire.

PHOTO: Rotting whale on Malibu beach is gigantic problem (Update)

A Malibu spokeswoman says the city isn't sure who's responsible for dealing with the 41-foot carcass, which will have to be towed out to sea at high tide.

Westbound I-10 connector to 605 to close for construction

Caltrans will close the westbound 10 Freeway connector to the north and southbound 605 Freeway this weekend. Crews will be doing bridge and connector work.

LA County buries unclaimed remains of 1,656 in mass grave

Officials said some were homeless, poor or had no relatives to grieve for them. They had no one but the county to provide a respectful burial.