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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
It's been a project more than a decade in the making — a bronze statue of slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero is being unveiled Saturday at MacArthur Park.
NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan spoke with KPCC about her job, the organization's future, and the tricky job of balancing the agency's budget and its priorities to expand human knowledge.
Seventeen Ventura County gang members have been charged with drug trafficking in the third phase of Operation SuperNova. Read the full affidavit here.
Southern California Gas Company crews were on-scene working to shut off the leak, along with Los Angeles County firefighters.
The archive includes more than 1,000 cartons of documents, seven boxes of photos, and five boxes of audio material donated to the campus in 1968.
The National Transportation Safety Board is calling for a probe of the agency in charge of making sure commercial vehicles operate safely. Read the full report here.
The "Ramp Jam" is finally over on the Westside. The Wilshire Boulevard onramp to the northbound 405 Freeway reopened Thursday after a two-month closure.
A 1-month old Northern California boy who authorities say was kidnapped has been recovered, and his father has been arrested by Mexican authorities.
The first of four public meetings around the country on the president's College Affordability Initiative will be streamed live from Cal State Dominguez Hills.
The city has put on its Halloween Costume Carnaval for 26 years, and the free event has seen nearly 500,000 people over the years.
A black bear that wandered into a Granada Hills neighborhood managed to elude wardens trying to capture him earlier Tuesday, but was eventually caught.
The large-scale free clinic returns for a third consecutive year to provide medical services to uninsured and underserved people in LA County.
The Simi Valley accident sent fireworks and debris into a crowd of spectators, injuring 28 people. Video footage showed people screaming and running for cover.
This week, USC professor Arieh Warshel was one of three scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Here are 10 facts you probably don't know about California's laureates.
Smoke could be seen rising from the vault and rescue workers were waiting for Edison to turn off power to the vault before entering.