Gandel earns several top company awards

Celebrating his 41st year in real estate, Alex Gandel recently earned the awards Top Number of Escrows, Top Number of Transactions and Top 10 Companywide, Top 1%, placing him as the No. 1 agent in Simi Valley and No. 4 agent companywide for his 2020 production. “Pinnacle congratulates Alex Gandel on another phenomenal year, far surpassing his own record years. […]

Civic-minded Calabasas High senior engages the community

The COVID-19 lockdown was a difficult time for everyone, but teens faced a particular challenge in dealing with distance learning. One Calabasas High School student is passing her tech knowledge on to others. Katelyn Pool, 18, has helped the city’s older adults become more comfortable communicating through Zoom, while also encouraging her peers to take an interest in science, technology, […]

Pool rewarded with $5K NHS scholarship

Katelyn Pool was selected to win a $5,625 National Honor Society scholarship. She was chosen from nearly 10,000 applicants. Pool was elected vice chair of the first City of Calabasas Mayor’s Youth Council. She works to promote civic engagement in her community. She’s also the recipient of the Girl Scout Gold Award for her project “Closing the Technology Gap With […]


Emma Williams of Oak Park made the fall 2020 dean’s list at San Francisco State University. Amanda Bonavida of Agoura Hills made the fall 2020 dean’s list at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois. William Cutler of Agoura Hills received the 2021 President’s Award for academic achievement at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Paige Singer of Agoura Hills named dean’s […]