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

Encino man charged for 3 pipe bombs found in his car

L.A. County prosecutors charged an Encino man in connection with the discovery of three pipe bombs in his car during a traffic stop earlier this week in Northridge.

Burn center founder Dr. A. Grossman dies at 81

Dr. A. Richard Grossman, a plastic surgeon who founded an internationally-known burn-treatment center in Los Angeles, has died. He was 81.

Pine Fire: Brush fire burns near Gorman in north LA County

A brush fire has broken out in the rural Gorman area of northern L.A. County. The Fire Department says it has burned 150 acres and is 35 percent contained.

Blind man falls under oncoming Metro train, survives unscathed

The blind man, a 47-year-old L.A. resident, lay flat next to the rails and the train passed over him. It stopped with the man beneath the second of six cars.

Israeli PM's visit will cause closures, traffic tie-ups

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be in the Southland through Thursday, and authorities warned the public of traffic tie-ups on Los Angeles' Westside.

Rainstorms leave Glendora but protective barriers stay behind

City officials tell residents the concrete barriers that protected their homes during the storms will remain in place for years as the threat of mudslides remains.

Woman survives drop after her car goes over canyon's edge

A 39-year old woman was rescued Wednesday after her car went over the edge of the North 241 Toll Road in Irvine and down 400 feet.

‘No burn’ alert issued for Southern California areas

Due to air pollution, a "no burn" alert has been issued for 24 hours beginning at midnight Tuesday for all LA metropolitan areas, Orange County and the Inland Empire.

Judge files $10M claim against UCLA police

Judge David Cunningham claims the officers racially profiled him and used excessive force when they stopped him for not wearing a seat belt.

Newport Mesa school board to decide whether to expel hackers

Board members are set to vote Tuesday night on whether to expel 11 students accused of hacking into computers to change their grades.

Loose tire hits and kills driver on 210 Freeway in San Dimas

A driver died today Thursday after a tire from a pickup truck smashed into his windshield on the 210 Freeway in San Dimas.

LAPD officers to be equipped with lapel cameras by the summer

The Los Angeles Police Department has secured funding for about 600 on-body cameras it hopes to deploy by the summer. The effort took far less time than expected.

Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers dies at 74 (updated)

Phil Everly and his brother, Don, rose to popularity during the 1950s and '60s and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Paul Walker autopsy: Car going over 100 mph when fatal crash occurred

Roger Rodas, who was driving at the time, lost control "for unknown reasons" leading to the fatal crash that killed the pair, according to the report.

Deputy didn't have lights or siren on during crash that killed 2

Witnesses told reporters at the scene that the deputy's patrol car had no emergency lights or sirens operating at the time of the crash.