Shwanika Narayan, SF Chronicle

Shwanika Narayan

SF Chronicle

San Francisco, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • SF Chronicle
Past:
  • Houston Chronicle
  • Inside Scoop SF
  • LA Business Journal

Recent articles by Shwanika:

After a tragic workplace mass shooting, one Bay Area city got tougher on guns. Did it work?

San Jose and Gilroy know the horror that Half Moon Bay is enduring following a mass... → Read More

He traveled the Bay Area in minutes to serve debtors with lawsuits. Was he made up?

A Southern California conglomerate of junk-debt buying companies is being accused of... → Read More

Are at-home COVID tests still effective? Here’s what you should know

The FDA announced that at-home COVID tests may be less sensitive to newer subvariants of omicron, but public health experts still encourage use during exposure. → Read More

COVID cases are expected to rise this winter — how likely is reinfection? Here’s what experts say

Experts expect a rise in COVID cases during the holiday season as people travel all over the country. Here's how much risk they face of getting reinfected. → Read More

CHP investigates Friday night Bay Bridge shooting

Gunfire was reported near Yerba Buena in the westbound direction of the Bay Bridge heading... → Read More

Doubt in election fairness eroded other democracies. Will it come for California’s?

The tightening grip of alternate-reality conspiracies has put local elections offices... → Read More

A big-money mayor’s race is shaping up to be a fight for the soul of Silicon Valley

Whoever wins the San Jose mayor’s race in the Nov. 8 general election will be tasked... → Read More

It’s an epidemic the health-care industry is still trying to cure — its own racism

1 in 3 Black Californians experienced racism while seeking medical care, new study... → Read More

Three French bulldog puppies stolen from Mountain View home

Mountain View police are seeking the public’s help in finding three French dog... → Read More

A Bay Area community’s uphill fight to stop ‘a cumulative poison’

Pressure mounts to close an East San Jose airport linked to high lead levels in... → Read More

At an Oakland food distribution site, inflation adds up to 28,000 more meals a day

In the Bay Area, where a one-bedroom apartment can cost between $3,000 to $5,000 a month... → Read More

Their home countries are at war. But this Bay Area couple are united by their Ukrainian and Russian roots

With the backdrop of a full-fledged war between their home countries, a Bay Area couple... → Read More

Hispanic women were more likely to contract COVID during pregnancy, study says

A Sutter Health study released last month found that Hispanic women were more than twice... → Read More

Oakland halts closure of three Head Start centers following parent outcry, but federal funding questions remain

Reduced federal funding and teacher vacancies prompted the city to announce the closure... → Read More

S.F. could become 4th California city to apologize to its Chinese community. Three students are the reason why

On Tuesday, San Francisco Supervisor Matt Haney plans to introduce a resolution calling... → Read More

Is shoplifting forcing Walgreens to cut back in S.F.? Data on the closing stores puts the claim into perspective

The timing of Walgreens’ decision to close five stores in San Francisco led observers... → Read More

California's recall election: Elder removes voting fraud claim from website

Republican Larry Elder, the leading candidate among rivals jockeying to replace Gavin... → Read More

After 9/11 unleashed a wave of ignorant bigotry, Bay Area Sikhs spent the next 20 years organizing

Sikh Americans belonged to one of the many brown communities who faced bigotry after... → Read More

Bay Area skies starting to clear. Here's the air quality and weather outlook

Skies were starting to clear up Sunday morning in much of the Bay Area, as air quality... → Read More

1 in 4 Bay Area families aren't making enough to live here, new study says

United Ways of California’s study of the “Real Cost” of being able to live in the... → Read More