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

LOST DOG! 200 pounds, wearing sneakers, made of pink resin (photos)

Release the hounds — authorities in West Hollywood are on the trail of a dog statue that strayed from its public viewing space on Monday, perhaps as a prank.

Powerhouse Fire 100 percent contained; help for those affected

Firefighters have fully contained the so-called Powerhouse Fire that scorched 30,274 acres near Santa Clarita.

Firefighters making progress on Simi Valley brush fire

Firefighters are working on a 43-acre brush fire on a hillside near Hidden Ranch Drive that started shortly before 4 p.m. The fire is 30 percent contained.

Covina teacher charged with distributing child porn (updated)

A Covina middle school teacher is facing federal charges after allegedly meeting an undercover agent in his classroom so they could look at child pornography.

Powerhouse Fire: County declares local state of emergency (Photos)

Los Angeles County Supervisors on Tuesday declared a local state of emergency due to the Powerhouse Fire.

Update: Missing hikers clear of 'Powerhouse Fire'

Authorities earlier had unconfirmed reports of hikers still missing in the area of the brush fire in Angeles National Forest that had consumed more than 1,000 acres.

Pedestrian struck and killed during police pursuit in Santa Ana

A police pursuit in Santa Ana ended in tragedy Thursday afternoon after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a suspect vechicle officers were chasing.

Update: 5 teens killed in fiery Newport Beach crash identified

Authorities say five people killed in a fiery crash that split a car in half were students of Irvine High and University High and included two sisters.

'Haunting Melissa': a horror series for your iPad and iPhone

The producer of the horror movie "The Ring" has a new ghost story out — but this one's tailored to a much smaller screen.

UC Riverside engineering students make lawn mowers greener

UC Riverside students created an air pollution control device that can be attached to almost any lawn mower engine.

3 indicted in fake-bomb bank heist at LA-area Bank of America

A federal grand jury has indicted three Los Angeles men in connection with a bank robbery in Huntington Park last year that involved a fake bomb.

Crews stamp out brush fire near Burbank golf course

A one-acre brush fire that had been burning near a Burbank golf course is now fully contained. Crews are on hand to clean up hot spots in the area and make sure it doesn't reignite.

Crews report 75 percent containment in Castaic

Santa Clarita Sheriffs officials say evacuation orders for 19 homes on Elk Ridge Rd and Vista Point Place have been lifted, as the fire continues toward Castaic Lake.

Theater chain to offer deaf patrons closed-captioning glasses

The glasses project holographic captions in front of the moviegoer's eyes, even enabling the wearer to adjust the font size as needed.

Grand Fire burns at least 3,000 acres in Kern County

Kern County Fire officials say the quickly-burning Grand Fire is now 10 percent contained, and has spread into Los Angeles County.