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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
L.A. County spokesman David Sommers says that every year, the county and VA team up to bury the bodies of hundreds of veterans when no next of kin can be found.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 2-year old boy in Boyle Heights. The boy's father allegedly took the family car and the toddler Friday morning.
That new carpool lane on the northbound 405 Freeway we've been anxiously waiting for finally opened at about 4:30 a.m. Friday.
Two convicted sex offenders have pleaded not guilty to raping and killing four women while wearing GPS monitors.
With wildfires raging across the region, two SoCal teens were arrested on suspicion of setting two small fires, which authorities knocked down, and officials warned people to stay indoors because of poor air quality.
The City of Pasadena's public health director has resigned amid controversy over sermons he gave, in which he criticized homosexuality.
One of the nine fires burning in San Diego County suddenly flared Thursday afternoon and burned close to homes as new winds arrived.
The closure is part of a $1.2 billion bridge replacement project that involves additional lanes, a higher clearance for taller cargo ships, and a bike path and pedestrian walkway.
Molina is termed out at the end of the year after more than two decades on the seat. The women met when Solis was a White House intern under President Carter and Molina was working for the administration.
An attorney representing the estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling says she will fight to retain her 50 percent ownership stake in the team.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney alleges that Los Angeles man Mynor Varela was driving an SUV that slammed into a police cruiser, killing one officer and injuring another.
An off-duty San Bernardino police officer was ejected after he was struck by a vehicle in the 91 westbound HOV lane and was struck by another vehicle on the 91 eastbound freeway.
Officials at the San Bernardino National Forest say mandatory evacuations have been lifted for residents near the burn area. The fire continues to spread.
About 300 people were evacuated Tuesday afternoon after people complained of eye irritation, minor rashes and respiratory problems.
Metro's Gold Line remains closed Friday between Lake and Sierra Madre Villa in Pasadena. A big rig carrying a tractor landed on the tracks Thursday and damaged a power pole.