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Bianca Ramirez is a 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
The aftermath from Monday's brief but heavy rains in areas of Nevada and Southern California could take days to clean up, officials say.
Los Angeles County prosecutors have filed more charges against two South Pasadena High School students in connection with an alleged plot to kill students and staff.
Orange County had planned to start spraying four sections of Santa Ana on Tuesday. Large numbers of mosquitoes there are infected with West Nile.
The deadly albino cobra that was loose in Thousand Oaks has been caught, according to a Los Angeles County spokesperson in a statement sent to KPCC.
The loose albino monocled cobra was last spotted near the 1300 block of Rancho Lane. The snake also bit a dog.
The city attorney sought the injunction claiming it violates Proposition D, a voter-approved measure that limits the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in L.A..
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.
Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott said five of the injured were transported to local hospitals.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A fire at Animo Charter High School in South Los Angeles caused the roof to collapse, according to the L.A. County Fire Department.
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.
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.