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

UPDATE: Headless body found near Culver City hospital complex

Detectives are on the scene right now outside a Kaiser Permanente medical facility where people discovered a decapitated man’s body Monday afternoon.

PHOTOS: Rare movie posters expected to sell for thousands

Longtime film critic Leonard Maltin will auction off his rarest movie posters, including Three Stooges and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs lobby cards.

Strike keeps Port of LA pier closed, spreads to Long Beach

Striking workers shut down the largest terminal at the Port of Los Angeles for a second day on Wednesday, ignoring an arbitrator’s order to return to work.

California senators join colleagues to seek gas price probe (PDF)

California’s senators joined with the other Pacific Coast senators to ask the Justice Department to investigate the role of oil refineries in recent gas price spikes.

USC, UCLA athletic directors urge sportsmanship at Rose Bowl game

USC and UCLA’s football teams go head to head Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. USC and UCLA athletic directors urge fans to exercise sportsmanship.

Wildfire erupts in San Bernardino County

A wildfire erupted Monday in San Bernardino County, shutting down Interstate 15, forcing the evacuation of a community of ranch homes and burning 350 acres so far.

Voice of Santa Anita starts 30th season calling horse racing

The 2012 Breeders' Cup gets underway this weekend at Santa Anita Park. KPCC caught up with Denman as he begins his 30th season as the Voice of Santa Anita.

Free flu shots offered at 4 LAUSD schools

The Los Angeles Unified School District has an ongoing vaccine program for low-income families that may have barriers to health care

Prostate cancer database helps patients avoid complications

A new online database is designed to let patients track the progression of their disease before they seek aggressive treatments.

LAPD utilizes social networks to help identify Grim Sleeper victims

Detectives had previously released the 42 pictures of the women to news outlets but police hope the public can aid them via Facebook and Twitter.

Lightning causes outages in Long Beach

Lightning knocked out service for about two hours Thursday on the Metro Blue line in Long Beach. Rain is in the forecast throughout the day.

LA gallery showcases rare Rolling Stones snapshots (PHOTOS)

Some never-before-exhibited photos of the band are at Dilettante Gallery in downtown L.A. The photos are circa '65, when the band was on a U.S. tour.

47 exposed to pepper spray at Narbonne High (UPDATED)

Paramedics treated 47 of students today at Narbonne High School in the Harbor City area for exposure to pepper spray.

Modern rocketeer flies jet pack to set a world record

Dean O'Malley talks about his 26.2-mile jet pack voyage from Newport Beach to Catalina Island. It took about four hours this weekend.

Wildfire burns 300 acres in remote Riverside County

A wildfire that has charred 300 acres of dry brush in a remote area of Riverside County has injured a firefighter. The fire was reported Saturday.