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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Monday, December 26, 2011
Featured Events This Week    
Stepping Out - Food, Music and Entertainment    
Misc. Sales and Services Available/Wanted    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    

News and Events, Questions and Answers



Looking For Jennifer Lindberg - I have a letter addressed to you from a major US bank that was mistakenly delivered to my address on calle Rangel in Todos Santos. - Patricia Baum, teampaty [ -at- ] gmail.com, 612 1450882

Part-Time Teacher Wanted - We will be down from February - June with our two kids in 6th and 4th grades. We will bring a complete curriculum for both and are looking for an experienced, creative and committed teacher to help administer the curriculum 2-3 days/week, 3-4 hours/day, roughly (exact needs/details TBD) at our house in Pescadero. - ashleyself [ -at- ] hughes.net

A Holiday Gift From Alex DePue - Many of you will remember the exceptional musicianship of Alex DePue who, along with Miguel De Hoyos, generously gifted us with his playing at past benefits in Todos Santos, and continues to make regular appearences in Los Barriles and throughout Baja. Alex recently sent a holiday gift to his fans and friends by way of a link to a live version of new song he's recorded, "Blackberry Blossom." You can enjoy it here: http://www.reverbnation.com/play_now/song_11506501?eid=A494500_10670392_40557420_lnk1001. - The Baja Western Onion

Screening of "The Cove" - Courtesy of The Baja Pony Express - Environmental activist, former member of Sea Shepherd crew from Whale Wars program on Animal Planet, Deborah Bassett will be holding a private screening of "The Cove" movie. In the area for just a couple weeks, she will be following the movie with Questions/Answers regarding the filming of the movie and the current efforts involved with Marine conservation. This documentary won an Oscar for best documentary in 2009. There will be no charge, and a silent auction will held for local products. All proceeds and donations will be going directly to The Dolphin Project. Showing will be held Friday December 30th at Palmas de Cortez Convention room [Los Barriles], 6:00 pm. Drink specials and snacks.
- Editor's Note: This documentary will also be screened in Todos Santos. Please see this week's Featured Events for more information. Includes horrific footage of animal slaughter, and is not suitable for children or some adults. People interested in learning more, or donating to help the cause, can visit the Save Japan Dolphins website at www.savejapandolphins.org
Driver Needed From Santa Cruz To Todos Santos Or La Paz - Would like to find someone to drive my car. I am in Todos Santos and my car is in Santa Cruz, CA. I would be willing to pay expenses for the trip. My car is a beautiful 1982 Mercedes Benz which runs great and has just been serviced and checked with new tires, ready for the trip. - Sumitra Peterson, photosumitra [ -at- ] sbcglobal.net, no phone yet, Todos Santos

Care Aid Wanted - I'm a 46-yr-old male quadraplegic in a wheelchair looking for a care aid to help me. Any more info, please reply to my email. Thanks - Jay Douglas, wcdude65 [ -at- ] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074 , Cabo San Lucas

USTVNow Update - Last Friday afternoon, I received the following Email from USTVNow:
Welcome to USTVNow! To remind you, earlier this year you requested an account with us to watch US TV for free while traveling overseas. It took a while, but it is finally ready! Your user name is below. Note that it is in the form of an email address: To log in now, click www.ustvnow.com/login.php.

If you log in the first time while in the USA, you will only be able record shows which you will be able to playback once overseas for free. When you are overseas you will also be able to watch live TV for free. Don't forget to bookmark USTVNow's web site where you can post questions; find answers, FAQ, and refer friends and family for bonus recording points. Once again, welcome to ustvnow and we hope you enjoy the service during the holidays !
Although I'm currently up in the US, I was able to log in and stream some network programming. It looks like the free access is a teaser to get you to sign up for the paid version, which runs anywhere from $2.99 for a one-day pass all the way up to $169 per month for an HD plan. I'd be interested to hear from users outside the US what their experience is with using this service, either free or paid. - Alan, alan [ -at- ] bajawesternonion.com

Beware of Caller ID Spoofing - Courtesy of The Baja Pony Express - Criminals have a method of changing the Caller ID on your phone to reflect the names of Financial Institutions. The bad guys will call, you will look at the Caller ID and think your bank is calling. The caller will pretend that your account may be a victim of fraud. They will ask you to verify/give them account information. Shortly thereafter you account will be emptied. If someone calls you concerning any financial information, call them with a number that you have used and trust!!! I received a computer generated call from my bank concerning a change in a normal monthly charge. Instead of verifying with that call, I called the bank. That one was a legitimate call. Be careful. the computer guy (thecomputerguy [ -at- ] usa.com). Editor's Note: Please see Wikipedia's article on this, en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caller_ID_spoofing


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Featured Events This Week

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours," "Daily Specials," "Weekly Classes," or other recurring business activities or workshops.)
Monday, December 26 To January 2, 2012
Green Tara - Practice Group Retreat, Tsegyalgar West Retreat Land, San Jose del Cabo Area. Green Tara practice, Yantra Yoga and Vajra Dance as well. Relax time, gardening and cooking. All welcome. Contact: tsegyalgarwestsecretary [ -at- ] gmail.com, www.tsegyalgarwest.org, bajagar.blogspot.com
Tuesday, December 27
Noche De Moda Runway Show - 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., La Esquina/Casa Dracula, Todos Santos. Presented by Joella Corado, Linda Hamilton & La Esquina Featuring: Belazul Swimwear, Nomad Chic, Mixtica/Noda Concept & More. Tickets: 80 pesos in advance/100 pesos at the door. Contact: Linda Hamilton linda [ -at- ] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612-105-2857, www.LaEsquinaTS.com
Wednesday, December 28
Yandara Yoga Teacher Training Courses Begin - 16- and 26-Day courses to become a Certified Yoga Instructor. Yandara Yoga Institute beachfront nature retreat near Todos Santos. December 28 to January 12: Tuition $2630, December 28 to January 21: Tuition $2930. Tuition includes program, meals, and accommodations. All programs 200-hour Yoga Alliance Certified. Open to all levels and ages. Info: www.yandara.com, yoga [ -at- ] yandara.com, 612-151-7728, 877-490-9883

Tracy Durland Sings Romantic Classics In Spanish, English, And French - 7-9pm, Cafelix, Todos Santos. A special mid-holidays evening of wonderful tunes from the past. Contact: Felix Guluarte salesboy_vagu [ -at- ] hotmail.com, 612-145-0568
Thursday, December 29
Academy Award Winning Documentary 'The Cove' - Doors open at 6:30pm, Movie at 7:30pm, Teatro Luna Azul in Las Tunas, Todos Santos. A high-tech dive team uncovers a small town's dark secret about the international dolphin capture trade as practiced in Taiji, Japan. - Bluemooninbaja [ -at- ] yahoo.ca, Http://tsbmp.blogspot.com

- Editor's Note: This documentary includes horrific footage of animal slaughter, and is not suitable for children or some adults. People interested in learning more, or donating to help the cause, can visit the Save Japan Dolphins website at www.savejapandolphins.org
Saturday, December 31
New Years Eve at Casa Toda - Presented in conjunction with Baja Beans and WindandC Sukis. Late night (for Todos!) dessert buffet and coffee bar. Dessert buffet, coffee drinks, chocolate, and bubbly. No cover. 10PM-2AM. Also serving regular menu plus specials during normal hours. Community table dinner seating at 7 p.m. Reservations appreciated. - Christine Sperber, hotelcasatota [ -at- ] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.157.9431, Todos Santos

New Year's Eve Party at La Esquina - 8:30 P.M. Dance in the New Year with E. Tibbals and the "Get Up, Stand Up Band," and later, with DJ Loki, after midnight. Champagne and appetizer plates with olives, cheese, fruit, salame and foccaccia bread available for purchase. Space is intimate so tickets are limited. Tickets at La Esquina. 100 pesos. - Marimar and Paula, hola [ -at- ] laesquinats.com, www.laesquinats.com, 612 145 0851, Todos Santos

10th Annual New Year's Eve Party at Hotel California - Doors open 7:30 P.M. Live music by Ben and The Men, Flashback, City Fritter. Champagne and Chef Dany's buffet. Limited availability. - Debbie Stewart, info [ -at- ] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, (011-52) 612-145-0525, Todos Santos


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Eating Out During Holiday Season - Restaurante El Gusto! at Posada La Poza is open on Dec. 31 and Jan 1. Special Dinner menu - reservation required. See our menu on lapoza.com - fine dining. Happy Holiday Season to all of you and thank you for your business. - Juerg Wiesendanger, lapoza [ -at- ] prodigy.net.mx, lapoza.com, (612) 1450400


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We Made It! - The coffee/juice bar is now open in the back of Libreria El Tecolote! Get your brain cells firing with a fresh, healthy juice and the best espresso in town! The Daily News is here Mon.-Sat. Open at 8:00 a.m.


9th Todos Santos Film Festival - Feb 23-27, 2012 - The Best of Latin America, Spain and Baja California latest films. All with English subtitles. 12 International awarded films from Argentina, Mexico, Cuba, Spain - Short and Animation Festival-Golden Era of Mexican Cinema - Children program. Teatro Manuel Marquez de León, Todos Santos

Sunday, Feb 26, Oscar Award Night Party! at Hotel California, dress-up Hollywood Glam. View Academy awards on large screens TV plasmas. Award for Best Dressed female and male costumes. Academy awards pool. 50/50 raffle. - Sylvia Perel , cinefest [ -at- ] latinofilmfestival.org, www.TodosSantoscinefest.org, Baja California Sur


Baja Beans Roasting Co. - Serving specialty coffee and baked goods with style 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Monday. Open New Years Day only 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the after after party brunch. Happy Holidays! - Sandra Wohlers, info [ -at- ] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 612-143-7138, Pescadero

Kickstart Your Health This January 2nd! - Just in time for the New Year, PCRM (Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine) is once again offering their 21 day vegan Kickstart Your Health program. It features online celebrity nutrition coaches such as best-selling author Alicia Silverstone as well as well-known cardiac specialists such as Dr. Dean Ornish. >And, it's absolutely free!! Check out this testimony: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0WXP0z_d90&feature=channel_page. 150,000 people have already taken the journey. - support.pcrm.org/site/PageServer?pagename=21day_vegan_kickstart, Baja California Sur

Hotel Casa Tota and La Santeña in Downtown Todos Santos Present! - Renowned yoga teacher Clara Roberts-Oss and DJ AuGustus will present a free yoga class with great music in the street in front of the hotel. Dec. 31, 10:30 AM. Please help us send 2011 out in a blaze buenas vibras (good vibes!) Free. All levels welcome-bring your mat! Our sidewalk cafe will also be open for those who would rather eat, drink, listen to the music and watch... www.soundcloud.com/fresh-aka-augustus or www.pixieyoga.net.

Introducing our new community table - come dine with the friends you haven't met yet. Shared conversation, separate checks! 7 p.m. every Monday (with live guitar music!) and New Years Eve. Reservations help us plan.

Big Fat New Years Eve! Presented in conjunction with Baja Beans and WindandC Sukis. Late night (for Todos!) dessert buffet and coffee bar. As in the dessert buffet will be BIG, we'll all eat till we feel Fat and we'll let the year end in a sweet dream of coffee drinks, chocolate, and bubbly. We are thinking loungy, but we'll see if the caffeine and sugar get the best of us! No cover. 10PM-2AM. We will also be serving our regular menu plus specials during our normal hours. Community table dinner seating at 7 p.m. Reservations appreciated, never mandated! - Christine Sperber, hotelcasatota [ -at- ] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.157.9431, Todos Santos. - Christine sperber, hotelcasatota [ -at- ] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 145.0590, Todos Santos

Bienvenido 2012! New Year's Eve Party At La Esquina, Saturday, Dec. 31, At 8:30 p.m. - Come help us dance in the New Year with E. Tibbals and the Get Up, Stand Up Band, and later, with DJ Loki, after midnight.

Enjoy a night of fun, dancing and a beautiful ambience. Reasonably priced (but good) bottles of champagne and appetizer plates with olives, cheese, fruit, salame and foccaccia bread will be available for purchase.

The space is intimate so limited tickets are available! Come buy your ticket now at La Esquina. 100 pesos. - Marimar And Paula, hola [ -at- ] laesquinats.com, www.laesquinats.com, 612 145 0851, Todos Santos
Hotel California - Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar Reservations Recommended
Hours: Noon to 10:00 p.m. Daily; Closed on Sunday. Hotel California presents The Todos Santos Music Festival, featuring Peter Buck of REM a benefit for the Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C. January 5-21 click more event information and band schedule.

Click Here to view our Online Store Keep up with the latest Hotel California info by joining our facebook fan page Follow us on facebook - Debbie Stewart, info [ -at- ] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, (011-52) 612-145-0525, Todos Santos

Tracy Durland To Sing At Cafelix This Wednesday 7-9pm - For an enchanted evening of Romantic Classics in Spanish, Jazz in English, and a touch of French Favorites, you are invited to join us in the relaxed and intimate atmosphere of Cafelix under the stars. Dress warmly! Hope to see you there.

Para una noche encantada de Clasicas Romanticas, Jazz en Ingles, y poquito de Canciones Favoritas de Francia, te invitamos a venir a Cafelix donde hay un ambiente relajado y intimo abajo de las estrellas. Vistase para el frio! Te esperamos. - Felix Guluarte, salesboy_vagu [ -at- ] hotmail.com, 612 145 0568, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Fishing Charters - Why deal with a middleman? Come direct to the owner/operator
  • Fully Registered Sportsfishing Company

    • Bilingual Crew

      • Top Quality Tackle and Gear
Whether game fishing or whale watching, contact us for your ocean adventures. Visit our website for full details: www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com.

Package deals available when booking fishing and our casita for your complete holiday - www.bajasurtodossantos.com, or call 612-119-7880 or 624-114-1351

Ashtanga Yoga With Zandro - Thursdays and Saturdays at 9:00am at Gallery Alas y Olas 2 doors west of Hotel California on Calle Juarez, (Casa Franco) More info Call - Daphna Jindrich, daphna365 [ -at- ] hotmail.com, 044-612-159-1234

Señor Porky's Baja BBQ and Smoke House! The Best Ribs Anywhere!

New Restaurant in La Paz - Featuring Kansas City slow-smoked meats not found anywhere in Mexico. Now open 7 days a week from 7:30 AM with full breakfast menu and Cappuccino, to 10 p.m., and weekends until midnight. Watch the sunset from our spectacular ocean view! Located on the Malecon in La Paz at Alvaro Obregon #670, on the corner of Allende and Rosales (next to the Arco Hotel).
• New Menu • Daily Specials • Lower Prices • Many New Items Under 75 Pesos •
To ensure the best quality for Porky's Smokehouse Meats, we start with the best meats available. Then we dry-rub the meats with a combination of 20 spices, then slow-smoke for up to 18 hours at low temperature to obtain maximum flavor and tenderness while sealing in the natural juices and smoke flavor that is unmatched anywhere! We know you'll agree that Señor Porky's Baja BBQ and Smoke House are the best you have ever tasted. Menu highlights include:
• Slow Smoked Ribs • Pulled Pork • Beef Brisket • BBQ Chicken • Smoked Bratwurst •
Plus fantastic side orders include Pasta Salad, BBQ beans, Coleslaw, Sweet Potato fries, New Mexico Green Chile with Pork, Caesar Salad and Homemade Deserts. Dine in, or carry out from our "Pig Out" Meats to Go Menu. Download our entire Menu here: files.me.com/richards771/1wclv6

For more information, call 612-129-3667. - Richard Stubbs, richards77 [ -at- ] pcisys.net, La Paz

From Rancho Pescadero Family - Queremos Desearles una Feliz Navidad y Prospero Año Nuevo! Best Wishes, Best Vibes and All the Love and Success for 2012!! Enjoy the Holidays! - Rancho Pescadero, rancho1 [ -at- ] ranchopescadero.com, www.ranchopescadero.com, 612.135.58.49


Noche De Moda Runway Show - Noche De Moda Runway Show
  • Dec. 27 at 5 p.m. at La Esquina
  • Presented by Joella Corado, Linda Hamilton and La Esquina
  • Featuring: Belazul Swimwear, Nomad Chic, Nido Studio & More!
  • Tickets: 80 mn per person in advance/100 mn per person at the door
  • Tickets on sale at Pura Vida, La Esquina & Casa Dracula
An event you won't want to miss! Limited seating...Buy your tickets now! - Linda Hamilton, linda [ -at- ] lindahamiltondesigns.com, www.LaEsquinaTS.com, 612.105.2857 or 415.381.9087, Todos Santos

Tim Lang Live At Marina's - Marina's restaurant in Pescadero invites you to hear Tim Lang live. Come check out the surfabilly singer's show while enjoying a wide selection of choices from our kitchen. Drink specials available all night long. The coming weeks schedule is:
  • Friday, December 23rd
  • Friday, December 30th
  • Saturday, January 7th
  • Saturday, January 14th
Shows start at 6 p.m. - See you there! - Tim , tim [ -at- ] timlang.net, marinasbajapescadero.com/, Pescadero

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Misc. Sales and Services Available



Queen Mattress, Like New - Queen (Mexican size) mattress with pillow top. Hardly used (and covered with memory foam last winter). $175 usd Todos Santos, BCS - Laurie, lauriecpb [ -at- ] gmail.com

Apple Computer 17" Flat Screen - Apple Computer 17" Wide Viewable Flat Screen. This display works perfectly and looks new. The exterior is perfect. I used to use it as a second display. The monitor has built in Firewire and USB ports and connects to a computer via DVI port. $175 usd Todos Santos - Laurie, lauriecpb [ -at- ] gmail.com, Baja California Sur

Limited RV Sites Available - - New RV Park within walking distance to to beach. Pool, laundry, full hook ups, gated park with excellent security record. Beautiful location in Pescadero. We have a limited number of full hook up sites available for the season and a limited number of permanent resident sites. No other place like this in the area. Very reasonable rates and great people. Call for more details or check out our website at www.mountainshadowrv.com/. Mexican cell: 52 (612) 139-2713; USA Phone: (619) 780-8048; Canada Phone: (604) 210-0564 - Kenny Sewell, mountainshadowrv [ -at- ] gmail.com, 604-628-9532 - Kennny Sewell, www.facebook.com/pages/Mountain-Shadow-RV-All-Adult-Resort/134505649959493, 52 (612) 139-2713, Pescadero

25-Ft Airstream For Sale - 1989 25 ft. Airstream Excella. Great Shape Everything works. 100 watt solar system. All lighting retrofitted to LED and Floresent. Electric/Gas refrigerator. Magic chef stove/oven. $10,000 USD - Don Tutko, dtutko1 [ -at- ] hotmail.com, 612-148-3478

Rare Antiques For Sale - The Galeria de Santa Fe in Todos Santos will have these unique pieces December 2011 through January 2012.
  • 'Maderian Chairs' early XIX century - Teak with Marble Inlay
  • Rosewood Altar Table
  • Standing matched Candle Sticks XIX century Silver Plate
  • Four drawer Tonsu
  • Ching Dynasty Chinese Blue and White Planter on Walnut Stand
  • A variety of rustic Middle Eastern Copper Pieces and other unusual items
Galeria de Santa Fe is on the East side of the Plaza in Todos Santos. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 1 to 4 p.m. For information, call Scotty McLemore at 612-100-5872 or write scottybcs [ -at- ] gmail.com - Scotty Mclemore, scottybcs [ -at- ] gmail.com, 612-100-5872, Baja California Sur

Pueblo Bonita Timeshare Available - Luxury at the Pueblo Bonita at Sunset Beach. I can't make it, so maybe you can. Available Jan. 2-9, 2012, $200/night. 1 bedrm, 2 bath suite; kitchenette, 2 queens, & sleeper. Ocean view. - Lis Esnard, lesnard [ -at- ] comcast.net, +1 805.688-2236, Cabo San Lucas

Nomad Chic - Nomad Chic At Casa Dracula - - an evolving collection of apparel, jewelry, and accessories from around the globe. Gift certificates available.
  • At Casa Dracula December thru 30
  • Monday to Saturday - 9 am to 3 pm (or by appointment)
Serving homemade eggnog everyday until Christmas! - Linda Hamilton, linda [ -at- ] lindahamiltondesigns.com, www.lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612.105.2857 or 415.381.9087

Buying A House? - If you are buying a house have it inspected. You would in the US or Canada. Why not Mexico? Cabo Construction Management has been doing home inspections in Los Cabos, La Paz and the Todos Santos area. Some of our clients include REMAX Cetury21, Snell and Dream Homes. If you are building a home don't make your last payment until we prepare a punch list of items that need fixing. Even new homes can have repair items. Please check out our web site.
www.ccmbaja.com - Jim Coulson, jimcoulsoncontractor [ -at- ] yahoo.com, www.ccmbaja.com, 612 183 1077, Todos Santos

2002 Ford F250 - V8 automatic 2WD, extended cab, 80K miles, great condition, light use, current CA plates, tow package, shell. Must see. Asking $10,900. - marcosramirez [ -at- ] comcast.net, 707-738-2157 or 612-149-2568, Pescadero

Casa Decor, La Paz, Indoor and Outdoor Furniture - Large 12,000 SQ. FT. Warehouse in La Paz at 560 Marquez de Leon, between Altamirano and Ramirez, Tel: 612-129-3364.

Take a Virtual Tour of our selection online: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJK_MCrzZ3E:
• Largest Inventory In The Baja • Patio Furniture • Wicker, Rattan and Marble
• Rustic Hand Painted Furniture • Lighting • Metal Furniture • Copper Furniture
• Kitchen Cabinets • Doors • Floor and Wall Covering • Art • Accessories
• Fountains and Urns • Mexican Furniture • Imports From Around The World
• Very Unique Selection Of Furniture and Accessories • Furniture Packages

>>> Special! Bring In This Ad For A 10% Discount! <<<

The Best In-stock selection in the Baja of affordable Indoor and Outdoor Furniture at Casa Decor. Three Locations: Casa Decor La Paz, Casa Decor Cabo San Lucas on the Four lane at KM 3.5 next to Artisanos and Natural Marble and Stone, Tel: 888 557 6533 or 624-178-8146, and NOW in Loreto! - Mary Aguirre, Chief Designer, richards77 [ -at- ] pcisys.net, USA Tel 303 777 5157, http://www.antiquerowmarket.com, Baja California Sur

Laptop Needed - Carlos, waiter at the Zaguan, is looking for an inexpensive laptop, (or free, if you have a spare one?) - Carlos Cesar Flores Cota, 612-133-8542, Todos Santos

Seeking Used Motor Bike - Hola all, I am looking to purchase a motorbike second hand. HOpefully it would be smaller as in a 125 or 250 cc type size. I'll just be going between Santos and the Yandara, Andeas Cailles area (something like that) Please let me know if you have something or know of something suitable. Via email. Please put Motorbike in the topic bar so I don't delete it. Thanks, Kevin kevzen1 [ -at- ] gmail.com - Kevin Zentner, kevzen1 [ -at- ] gmail.com, na

Pink Plumerias - I'm thinning out my pink plumerias and have lots of branches that are easy to stick in the ground and watch them grow! 25 pesos each. - nancyserfas [ -at- ] aol.com

Great Car At Reduced Price! - Great reliable car! Here's a link for the reviews for this model: http://www.edmunds.com/toyota/camry/1998/?style=17314. Toyota Camry LE 1998, four door. Imported and up-to-date on all registration (foreigners may own this vehicle - we'll help you through the registration process). Automatic, Cruise Control, Adjustable steering wheel, Very comfortable and spacious, Good on gas, Tinted windows, Alarm with remote. All electric, A/C, Brand new porcelain brake pads on all four tires, and newer tires, New battery with four year warranty. Reduced Price: $3,500 dollars. Make an appt for a test drive today! The detail and wash is on us! (612) 155-5555 cell or (612) 146-1644; http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/2767992610.html - Angel , angelmcmlxxx [ -at- ] yahoo.com
Limited-time Offer - Get $299 in HughesNet Rebates - Expires December 31, 2011:
  • Always-On Satellite Internet Connection
  • Available Where DSL and Cellular Won't Reach
  • PC, Mac, Wireless Compatible
  • Multiple Computers Can Share the Same Internet Connection Full-Time
  • Vacation Holds Available
  • Professional Installation Available
0.74 Meter Dish with 1 Watt Transmitter - Was $499.99 Now $199 US After HughesNet Rebates! 1
Available Service Plans:
Plan - Max. Speed - Down/Up 2 Daily Data Transfer Allowance 3 Monthly Service Fee
Home - 700 Kbps/128 Kbps 250 MB $59.99/mo. NOW $49.99/mo.!
Pro - 1.0 Mbps/200 Kbps 350 MB $69.99/mo.
Pro Plus - 1.5 Mbps/200 Kbps 400 MB $79.99/mo.
1 Equipment price shown is after $199.99 HughesNet mail-in rebate, + $99 Instant Rebate, and does not include Mexican shipping, importation or installation.
2 Absolute maximum speeds as stated by Hughesnet. Actual speeds will be less.
3 Data Allowance now includes a rollover of unused data to the following day, up to a maximum of 2 times the plan's normal daily aloowance.
Baja Satellite is an Authorized HughesNet® Reseller. For more information Contact Us today: alan [ -at- ] BajaSatellite.com, www.bajasatellite.com, (530) 903-4257 (US), (01) 555 351 0882 (Mexico), Baja California Sur


Camper for Sale - Good condition, '74 American Road slide-in camper by Starcraft mounted to tandem axle trailer can be pulled with most trucks and SUV's. Fiberglass body for durability and longevity. AC, WH, Stove, Oven, Fridge, Shower, Toilet and new upolstery. Everything works. $1,800 USD OBO. Email or call. - Terrence Moore, trandbrandy [ -at- ] hotmail.com, americanroadcamper.com/, 612-168-9224, Pescadero

Wheelchair Van - 2001 e/250 Ford van, fully loaded with trailer towing package, side auto lift with barn doors. 180,000 klms, $45,000 OBO. - Jay Douglas, wcdude65 [ -at- ] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074, Baja California Sur

Wheelchair Accessable Trailer - 1993 Sierra Cobra travel trailer, fully loaded, all new upgrades and solar powered. I have lots of pics available. $10,000 OBO. - Jay Douglas, wcdude65 [ -at- ] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted



One Bedroom House For Rent Las Brisas - Charming, nearly new one bedroom house. 14' Ceilings, ocean view. Fenced, gated, landscaped property with covered parking. Available May 1 for long term rental. $450/Mo. Satellite TV with 8 movie stations included. Propane and available internet extra. See web link for photos. - Darryl, darrylb9 [ -at- ] gmail.com, www.vrbo.com/280743

Quality Land, Dirt Cheap, Still Available - A few pieces are still left, and prices have been reduced again. On the list to move in Las Tunas are 2 adjacent lots, 1416 m2 each, ocean views, on a direct access to the beach with underground services at $25,000 USD each or under $18 per m2.

Pescadero features two super special deals: A commercial parcel on Highway 19 just south of the Sandbar with 91 meters of frontage on the highway and a total of 3913 square meters at only $59,000 USD; or only $15/m2 and also a beautiful 3 hectare farm (7.5 acres) subdivided into 20 lots for a total price of $325,000 USD.

These are fire-sale prices for the sellers, but they need to sell these properties quickly. The current offering prices are way below cost and around the same as prices in 2003 or so. Please call or email for more information or tours. - Roc Fleishman, roc [ -at- ] pescadero-properties.com, www.realestatetodossantos.com/, 612-348-5468

Wanted: Rental - I'm looking for a place to rent in Todos Santos at the end of January after I finish my studies at the Yandara Yoga Institute. I am an early retired teacher from small town western Canada and hope to stay and volunteer locally into April sometime. I require only a fridge stove, bed and bathroom. Simple is good. Anything in the $200 to approximately 3/400 range is of interest to me. Please contact me if you know of or have something available that might be of interest to me. Thanks, Kevin. Please put Rental in the Topic Bar when responding so that I don't delete it. - Kevin Zentner, kevzen1 [ -at- ] gmail.com

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted

Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

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Need a Ride to or From the Airport? Or Someone to Assist You With Errands? - I am a young, bilingual Christian man and I can provide you with rides to or from the La Paz or San Jose Del Cabo airports. I can also help you with courier services, errands, or navigating the intricacies of dealing with Mexican businesses and the government; Car Registrations, TelCel and TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc.

Reasonable Rates - Contact: Ernesto, Cel. 612-117-7497, ernie_net [ -at- ] hotmail.com

Need a Ride from LA to TS? - Probably leaving around Dec. 26. Wagon, 1 pup, 1 chick (me). Probably done the drive at least 14 times. Good company more important than gas money. Donations of course accepted! You can write me at circusgirl77 [ -at- ] yahoo.com. - circusgirl77 [ -at- ] yahoo.com

Need Ride New Year's Day, Cabo Airport To Todos Santos - Need ride 1/1/2012 from airport in Cabo to Todos Santos, arriving 2:09 p.m. - Mike And Gail Mcallister, gamcallister [ -at- ] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Hauling - New York John will be driving a load from San Diego to Todos Santos Jan. 1. If you need something, I will pick it up and drive it down cheaper then anyone--yes, it will cost you. jmolea [ -at- ] sbcglobal.net - John Molea, jmolea [ -at- ] sbcglobal.net, 760-967-7608, Todos Santos

Need Ride To Todos From Airport - Hi, I'm flying into aiport on Jan. 3 2012. Arrive at 3 p.m. Thanks much. - rechichina [ -at- ] hotmail.com

Ride To Cabo Airport Needed Jan. 05 - Hey, I'm looking to ride share to the Cabo airport from Todos Santos Jan. 5. My flight leaves at 3 p.m. so I need to be there by 1 p.m. I'm more than willing to share gas and can be reached by email: timyab [ -at- ] Hotmail.com. Look forward to hearing from you. - Tim Bolton, timyab [ -at- ] hotmail.com

Need A Ride >From SJD Airport To TS Jan. 13 - I need a ride from Los Cabos Airport January 13 to Todos Santos. My plane arrives at 11;50 AM. Thanks, Rick - Rick Myers, otter43 [ -at- ] hotmail.com, 775-224-0156

Ride Needed from SJDC Airport to Todos Santos - Need a ride from Cabo airport to Todo Santos Jan 16, will share taxi. - Cristi, clfedryna [ -at- ] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)

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Lost Golden Retriever - Lost GR in North Pescadero area 3 weeks ago. Was sick with weepy eyes and caretakers let her go. Am home now and heartbroken. If you have seen her(Layla), please call Barbara Chick at 612-154- 5983. Reward - Barbara Chick, 612-154-5983

Gorgeous Siamese Cat - Blond, blue-eyed, long-haired outside cat with a star on her forehead needs needs new home to watch over. She hunts, she is spayed. Call 612-178-0070 or email karlamfreeman [ -at- ] gmail.com - Karla Freeman, karlamfreemn [ -at- ] gmail.com, 612-178-0070, Todos Santos

Half-Price Spay & Neuter - Our Todos Santos vet Dr. Franzoni is offering half off all spay and neuter operations for cats and dogs for the month of December. He is in Todos Santos to perform these surgeries Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Please bring your pets in between 9:00 a.m.and 1:00 p.m. One time offer! Dr. Franzoni's office is located at the corner of Verduzco and Cuauhtemoc in barrio San Vicente. - kittieheaven [ -at- ] yahoo.com, 145-0173

Blue Healer Needs New Home - Blue Healer, beautiful 1 year old, need to give away as she does not get along with my older dog and I'm worried for her safety. Great dog, very loyal. For pictures, let me know. - bdeacon [ -at- ] me.com

Home For The Holidays? - Sweet Lobo was brought from Punto Lobos to the spay and neuter clinic, where everyone fell in love with him. Lobo has lots of love to give and after fostering him for only a few weeks, he also shows that he will make an excellent watchdog. Lobo has house manners, has been neutered, vaccinated and with his pedicure and bubble bath he is a beautiful dog ready for his forever home. To make Lobo's holiday wish for a home come true, please contact - Connie Mical, conan [ -at- ] frontiernet.net, 178-0081, Todos Santos

Dog Needs a New Home and Love - Lovely puppy is looking for a new home. She is very friendly and loves children, and needs a home with more space (a yard she can play). I can send pictures if anyone is interested. Thanks. - Gelacio Orozco, gelacio_tds [ -at- ] hotmail.com, Todos Santos
Impossible to Resist! - New arrivals at Kitty Heaven despite all of our efforts to spay and neuter (but without the help of the community, there would be even more!).

All colors, all very young and playful. For more information, call Angelique at 612-145-0250 or write her at BajaKitties [ -at- ] Yahoo.com

Kitty Heaven is the only all-cat refuge in Baja California Sur. Visit us on the web athttp://bajarescue.org/#KittyHeaven.

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