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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, February 24, 2012 Weekend Edition
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

9th Todos Santos Film Festival Continues- Feb. 23-27 - Thru Monday, Feb. 27. Special Events to include: Agua y Oro, Short Film Festival, Baja Rancheros, Oscar Night, Closing Night with guests from Spain and much more. Reserved tickets at El Tecolote Bookstore. Suggested donation $50 pesos. Oscar Night $150/$200 at the door Hotel California. There will be food and drink vendors in the plaza in front of the theater before and during the films that are being show at the Todos Santos film festival. - Sylvia Perel, cinefest [- at -] latinofilmfestival.org, http//www.TodosSantoscinefest.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Historic Home Tour Slated! - Sunday, February 26, tour 23 fascinating buildings and exquisite homes in the charming historic downtown area of TodosSantos. Registration: 9:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. in front of CulturalCenter, Calle Juarez; homes open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.. The price of $20 includes an option to self-explore with guide maps, or to take one of the guided tours. - The Palapa Society, www.palapasociety.org, info [- at -] palapasociety.org.

19th Annual Festival De Artes In Los Barriles - Calling All Local Artists: The 19th Annual Festival de Artes in Los Barriles is coming our way on April 1, 2012, and the Asociación de Artes is now registering artists. Once again held at the famous and beautiful Hotel Palmas de Cortez in Los Barriles, it is sure to be a day of fun and sun.

For artist’s that are interested in securing a space, please go to www.eastcapearts.com and fill out the application form. Or you may contact the festival organizers at festivaldeartes19 [- at -] gmail.com or English Cell Phone: 624-177- 0399, Spanish Cell Phone: 624-124-8057.

The show is sponsored by the Asociación de Artes del Mar de Cortez A.C. All proceeds from this event help to provide our local schools with art supplies. www.eastcapearts.com, Baja California Sur

Found Rash Guard - Hey everyone, I found a rash guard near Cerritos beach. If you've lost one very recently, send me your description and I will see if I've got yours. - Tim , tim [- at -] timlang.net, Pescadero

Ham Exam On April 11 - Courtesy La Paz Gringos - The next HAM examination will be part of the annual Bay Fest celebration sponsored by Club Cruceros in La Paz. Wednesday morning, April 11, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Vista Room at Marina de La Paz. Questions? Contact Dennis Ross at marinesurveys [- at -] bluewaterketch.com or call 612-136-4613. - The Baja Western Onion

Older Model Telcel Nokia Cellphone - Looking to acquire an older model TelCel Nokia Cellphone. Mine (an 1100 model) will no longer charge the battery (the battery isn't the problem). May not need charger or battery and no chip necessary. Do you have one stashed in a drawer because you upgraded? Mil gracias. - Deborah Horn, deborahhorn [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0857, Todos Santos

Need Help Delivering Some Boxes And Surf Boards To San Diego - I have two containers 45lbs per and three surf boards, largest is a 6'7. I need help getting these to San Diego. Will be happy to discuss some type of payment! - Erik Chandler, capt.erik [- at -] hotmail.com, 624-125-0823, Cabo San Lucas

Today's Exchange Rate - Mexican Pesos to 1 USD - Courtesy X-rates.com

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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.)
Friday, February 24
9th Todos Santos Film Festival Continues - Thur Monday, Feb. 27. Non-profit benefit. 30 films this year, with proceeds supporting 70 kids enrolled in our Youth In Video Educational Program. Sponsors Welcome. All Films with English Subtitles. - Sylvia Perel, sylvia [- at -] latinofilmfestival.org, http//www.TodosSantoscinefest.com, Todos Santos

Dia De La Bandera - Flag Day in Mexico - Día de la Bandera is a national holiday in Mexico. Flag Day is celebrated every year on February 24 since its implementation in 1937. It was established by the President of Mexico, General Lázaro Cárdenas, before the monument to General Vicente Guerrero, first to pledge allegiance to the Mexican flag on March 12, 1821. - The Baja Western Onion

Live Music At The Sandbar - Band starts at 8:30--Reggae. Rock, and Blues. - Helen Bay, helenbaysandbar [- at -] gmail.com, sandbarbaja.com, 612 102 9135, Pescadero
Friday, February 24 - Sunday, February 26
Oil Painting Workshop With Ezra Katz - Friday, February 24, at 9 a.m. until Sunday, February 26, at 1 p.m., Galeria de Ida Victoria, V. Guerrero 1128, between Zaragoza and Obregón, half block from Flexi shoe shop, San José del Cabo. Join us in the gallery for this exciting workshop with local artist Ezra Katz, whether to try your hand for the first time at oil painting or to perfect your technique, all levels are welcome and encouraged. www.facebook.com/events/283241768398666/
Saturday, February 25
Garbage Clean Up Day - Begins at 9 a.m. For those interested in helping out, please come to the road to Las Playtas in front of the new gym. Volunteers welcomed. Garbage bags and gloves will be provided. - Emanuela, emagard [- at -] mac.com, 612-161-2907, Todos Santos

Live Music At Cafelix - From 6 to 9 p.m. for an evening with Los Tocayos. Greg and Greg will be playing a mix of folky, country, and original songs. - Greg Kitchel, greg [- at -] gregkitchel.com, gregkitchel.com, 612-119-3705, Todos Santos

Musica Latino - 7:00 p.m. Pura Vida at La Esquina, musica latino, reggae y mas. 50 pesos cover.
Sunday, February 26
La Ventana Swap Meet - 8-10, main campground, La Ventana.

18th Annual Todos Santos Historic House Tour - 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Centro Cultural, Todos Santos. Self and guided tours of historic homes in and around Todos Santos. Sponsored by the Palapa Society, all proceeds benefit childrens' educational and medical programs. Registration: 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Homes open from 10 a.m. to 3 a.m. Contact: www.palapasociety.org

Live Music At Marina's - Food, drink, and our small-town vibe. Tim Lang y Amigos will be playing from 6 until 9 p.m. On the highway to Cabo. - Rachel, babyflechtner [- at -] yahoo.com, www.marinasbajapescadero.com/, Pescadero

Oscar Award Night - Festival De Cine De Todos Santos Fundraiser - 4 p.m. to ??, Hotel California, Todos Santos. Oscar Awards on 3 Large Screen TVs at Hotel California – with 1 quiet room for serious viewers. Tickets and Ballots sold at Hotel California and Tecolote Bookstore. Contact: Sylvia Perel sylvia [- at -] latinofilmfestival.org, 612-140-1414, www.todossantoscinefest.com/

Community Events and Workshops Notification Page - Submit event notices for The Community Calendar or Workshops and Meetings pages.

Anyone planning an event should check the Online Community Calendar before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. Check the Online Community Calendar here: www.bajawesternonion.com/community-calendar.asp - The Baja Western Onion

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Stepping Out - Food, Music, Workshops and Entertainment

Moviegoers: Hungry After The Cine? – Desertu Awaits You! - OK, all you movie fanatics who would rather go hungry than miss any of the exciting cinema line-up scheduled for this weekend – no need for late night hunger pangs, Desertu has got you covered.

The restaurant will open, per usual, each day at 1 p.m., if you want to grab a bite before. Otherwise, the kitchen doors will remain wide-open an hour more, until 11 p.m. this Friday-Monday with Chef José and Carmen eager meet and feed you.

The full, new, flavorful menu will be available until close with all those yummy pizzas too! And, if you’re just after a quiet garden setting to dissect that riveting flick with a friend; tea, coffee, a glass of wine (or two!), the full spectrum to imbibe and, of course, desertu, which means desert in Basque, awaits you.

Whatever the case, Desertu (formerly Il Giardino) is in full swing with Chef José Uribe’s new unique menu all the rave. Simple dishes, artfully prepared, it’s a whole new mouthful of flavor for this town and José & Carmen welcome you to Desertu! Read the ChowHound review of Desertu here: chowhound.chow.com/topics/833200. - Desertu, rdesertu [- at -] gmail.com, 145-0199, Todos Santos

Baja Shakespeare Is On Facebook - Baja Shakespeare has a "Page" on Facebook now with daily updates on our upcoming production, Cinderella, plus archive photos of past productions. Whether you are a FB member or not, you can read the postings and view the photos. If you are a FB member, you can click on "Like" and receive Baja Shakespeare updates to your "Home" page every time we post. Click on the link below to get started. Enjoy, and we hope to see you at the show! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Baja-Shakespeare/220397878011557

La Santeña And Hotel Casa Tota - ♪ If you like Piña Coladas... ♪ Sorry - just heard that song. But we do have piña coladas. And lots of other great drinks, Baja wines, smoothies, salads, fresh fish, creative dishes, super burros, friendly staff, great outdoor seating with frequent cowboy sightings... *sigh*

We start serving breakfast at 7AM and serve dinner until 10PM. Drinks till 11PM. And if you drink too much, or just need a fix of telenovela television, or you've been camping for weeks and a hot shower and a jacuzzi and fluffy towels you don't have to wash sounds like heaven- you can roll right into one of our stylish and reasonable rooms.

So that's a bunch of good reasons to come visit us. I also think our staff is adorable and funny, but I am biased. Hope to see you here at Hotel Casa Tota and La Santeña in historic downtown Todos Santos!

First person to come in and sing every word to Super Bass gets a free room for the night. There must be at least three witnesses :) - La Santeña And Hotel Casa Tota, HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.145.0590
Live Music At Marina's - This Sunday night, Feb. 26, at Marina's come and enjoy food, drink, and our small town vibe. Tim Lang y Amigos will be playing from 6 until 9 p.m. Marina's is located right on the highway to Cabo. Just look for the giant chef! - Rachel, babyflechtner [- at -] yahoo.com, www.marinasbajapescadero.com/, Pescadero
Live Music At Cafelix - Join us Saturday, Feb. 25, from 6 to 9 p.m. for an evening with Los Tocayos. Greg and Greg will be playing a mix of folky, country, and original songs. Good music, good food and home by Baja midnite! - Greg Kitchel, greg [- at -] gregkitchel.com, gregkitchel.com, 612-119-3705, Todos Santos
Live Music At The Sandbar Tonite! - Come on down tonite (Friday, 24th) and shake it up with us. No Cover and no mucho dinero for a few hours of laid back fun... Sandbar style. The band starts at 8:30--Reggae. Rock, Blues and you! see ya tonite. - Helen Bay, helenbaysandbar [- at -] gmail.com, sandbarbaja.com, 612 102 9135, Pescadero

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.
"Special Of The Day" Every Day:
Monday - Margarita Monday - 2 For 1
Tuesday - 3 Tacos - 40 Pesos
Wednesday - Wing Day - 8 Pesos Each
Thursday - Burger And Beer - 75 Peso
Friday - 1 Free Beer - With Entrée
Saturday - 1 Free Desert - With Entrée
Sunday - Any Burrito - 55 Pesos
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

Oscar Awards Night - Festival De Cine Todos Santos - Fundraiser - Sunday, Feb. 26, 4 p.m. to ?? at Hotel California. Oscar Awards on 3 Large Screen TVs – with 1 quiet room for serious viewers. Dress Hollywood Glam with prizes for best dressed male/female. Doors open at 4 p.m. for the "Red Carpet" review. Oscars Awards to follow. Ballot cards for $50 pesos with a prize for the winner. Pre-sale tickets $150 pesos at El Tecolote Bookstore and Hotel California, and at the door for $200 pesos . Offering complimentary tapas, no-host bar and special no-host appetizer menu. We hope to see you. Be Fabulous Darlings! - Sylvia Perel, sylvia [- at -] latinofilmsociety.org, www.todossantoscinefest.com, 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

El Tecolote Serves Up Espresso and More! - Let thy food be thy medicine and let thy medicine be thy food.- Hippocrates
  • Come enjoy a healthy fresh squeezed juice at the juice/espresso bar in the El Tecolote Bookstore
  • Just the thing to keep your immune system strong and your body energized during these chilly days
  • We will be serving our delicious coffee on the plaza during the film festival
  • Open At 8 A.M.
  • Come join us for Mexican coffees made with Hotel California tequila!
- Kate Lewis, katemlewis [- at -] yahoo.com, El Tecolote, Todos Santos.

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Misc. Sales and Services Available

Spanish Lessons With Guillermo Bueron - Berlitz Total Immersion Method for all levels. The Survival Spanish Program will teach you basic words and phrases most often used during travel to Spanish speaking countries. Two hours of instruction per day. Monday through Friday.

The Intensive Program.20 monthly lessons. Learn to integrate the minor and major tenses. Classes will start March 5. Classes are held in the Cultural Center TS and Baja Beans Pescadero. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.guillermolanguageandtravel.com, 612-161-4165, Todos Santos

Shipping Household Goods To Mexico? - 25 + years experience, Voted "Best in the Baja" by Baja Traveler Magazine readers, We offer feight forwarding,Complete in house Custom Clearance documentation, warehousing in US and Mexico, staging, transportation, to our warehouse or direct to your door or even set-up in your home. Courteous, professional, cost effective service.English and Spanish speaking. On time delivery, No job too big or too small - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] lopezpage.com, 619-666-4529

Casa Decor - Patio furniture * Wicker & Rattan* Marble * Rustic hand painted furniture * Copper furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture* Fountains and Urns * Mexican furniture * Imports from around the world

Very Unique selection of furniture and accessories. Interior Design service! Custom made furniture!

Cabo: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos tel:614-1768146 - vonage: 888-557 6533 Mary Aguirre. E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com / Mex Cell 624-176 8146
Loreto: Village at Loreto Bay, #310 Nopolo tel: 613-134-0200
La Paz: 12,000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon 612-129 3364, USA Tel: 303-777-575 / E-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.com, www.antiquerowmarket.com.

Artistic Doors In Cedar And Iron - Very Limited Sets Available For Limited Time Only - Artistic Doors in cedar and Iron and in Pine and Iron. Unique, hand-made Artisanal doors, single and double door sets. One-of-a- kind opportunity to add these doors to your home. Very Limited sets available in Todos Santos during February and March only. Specifications include the following:
  • 8 FT. Tall
  • 6 FT. Wide
  • 3" Width
  • Quite heavy and very solid
  • Brand new
  • Ready to finish to match your home colors
Accepting reservations now, possibly some trade accepted: info [- at -] villasaguablanca.com. For more details and photos, visit:www.villasaguablanca.com/Miscellaneous.html. Get one or get all! Amazing opportunity for builders, architects and contractors, special price for the whole lot (40 doors). - Lauren Klein, Todos Santos

10% Discount On Airport Transportation - Private transportation from San Jose del Cabo (to La Paz, Todo Santos, La Ventana). Do you need airport transportation in Baja Sur? I wanted to say hello and introduce Safe Ride. We provide a driving service or private car service in Baja Sur. Our drivers are all English speaking and very professional. Our service area includes: -Los Cabos, -La Paz, -Comitan, -Los Barriles, -La Ribera, -Cabo Pulma, -Todo Santos, and any place in between.

We offer a private car service to people traveling in Baja Sur from both the La Paz and Los Cabos Airport. We have returned to Baja Sur for the new season and look forward to many trips through this desert oasis. Safe Ride is available if you need our services. Please contact us for a quote. Thanks so much.

Please mention this ad. discount good on new bookings only - SafeRide in Baja Sur, saferideinbajasur [- at -] gmail.com, saferideinbajasur.wetpaint.com/, Todos Santos

Chevy Pickup For Sale - 1995 Chev 1/2 Ton Ext.Cab 4x4,5.7, Auto Trans. 103K miles Fully loaded with Power windows/seats, Cruise, etc. Has near new tires,new fuel pump, new muffler/tailpipe, new battery, good gas shocks. Idaho title. Located at Cerritos Beach near pescadero. $5900. - Larry Shaw, larry [- at -] shawautoparts.com, 208-251-1449, Pescadero

The Healing Arts Center of Todos Santos - is a community of health professionals, working together in the TS/Pescadero area offering services to support clients on the journey towards balance & well-being, expanding awareness of the local & foreign communities of alternative therapy options, including ancient healing art forms as well as more modern evolutions in the realm of natural healing, and empowering patients, students & clients by teaching ways to prevent illness and methods of self care to address imbalances.
Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine - Jane Sipe, L. Ac. jasi57 [- at -] juno.com & Barbara Elsner, L. Ac. (beginning February, 2012) 1sheurchin [- at -] gmail.com 612-151-7026
T'ai Chi & Qi Gong Classes - Rhoda Jacobs barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com 612-157-6088
Reiki - Allison Eaton info [- at -] allisoneaton.com, www.allisoneaton.com, 612-152-3896
Massage - Kurtis Parsons (beginning February, 2012) puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com 612-169-2095
Acutonics (Sound Healing) (Sound Healing) - Lynn Wedekind tuneintoit [- at -] gmail.com 612-151-3051
Kinan Classes (Mayan-Toltec Form) - Daniel Camargo daniel [- at -] ancestralmessenger.com, www.ancestralmessenger.com, 612-139-6987
Body Centered Psychotherapy - Shawna Owen, RPC (EMDR, IBP) harmonywithall [- at -] mac.com, 612-151-7728
Anxiety, Mood, Couples Counseling - Jolyn Wells-Moran, PhD, MSW, LMHC (beginning November, 2012) jwmcounseling [- at -] yahoo.com, www.anxiety-specialist.com
Practitioners interested in joining this dynamic group contact Jane jasi57 [- at -] juno.com - Todos Santos Healing Arts Center, Jane Sipe, 612 151 7026, Todos Santos

Inflatable Boat - For sale: 2009 14' Mercury Inflatable boat with 25hp Mercury two-stroke outboard. As new. Only 30 hrs. Complete with 2009 Highliner trailer. New price $7,000 USD. Selling price $4,200. Please email for photos and information. davidinbaja [- at -] gmail.com

18' Ocean Fishing Boat For Sale - Comes with a new 60 HP, 4-stroke Mercury motor with only 93 hours on it:
  • Easy Pull Trailer With Excellent Tires
  • 2 New Batteries
  • Center Fiberglass Console
  • Ready To Go Fishing!
Price Reduced! $8,200 USD. This is a great price -- it's like buying a motor and getting the boat and trailer for free! - Kent Hansen, kenthansen [- at -] shaw.ca, La Paz

Health Insurance Coverage - Looking for health insurance? Contact me. I have the option you are looking for, coverage for Mexico only or worldwide, your choice! - Fredy Braverman, fredy [- at -] caboinsurance.com, www.caboinsurance.com, 624-143-1212, Ext. 1101, Cabo San Lucas

Design & Construction - We perform comprehensive architectural projects: housing, offices, commercial premises, equipment, renovations and extensions. We adapt to your space needs, providing the best functional and aesthetic solution at affordable prices. Services we offer:
  • Procedures before the state public works of baja california sur
  • Architectural Design, facades, distribution spaces
  • Construction Licenses
  • Calculation Reports
  • Signature of Director in Charge of Construction (DRO)
  • Architectural Surveys
  • Budget work
  • Construction
  • Additions, Renovations
  • Jobs in general, painting, waterproofing, main facades, floors, tile, ceramic tile floor, plasters, walls, etc.
We work throughout Baja California Sur. We present your project in perspective. Facebook: diseño & construcciones. Contact Us: Phone: (612) 12-54255; Cel: (044)612-1400229 and (044)612-1573030 - Hernan Vargas, design_construction [- at -] live.com.mx, (044) 612-1400229 y 612-1573030, La Paz

Accounting Services In Todos Sants - We can assist you with your corporate and individual needs. We offer accounting and administrative services including:
  • Registration of corporations with SECOFI and INM
  • Registration and reporting of construction and construction workers with IMSS
  • Recording and reporting foreign investments with the Secretaria de Economia
  • Counseling and immigration assistance for FM2 and FM3
  • Property management including payment of utilities, water, CFE, fideicamiso
  • Assistance with water rights
  • Offices in central Todos Santos
  • Many local references
E.C.M. Raquel Martinez Peralta - Raquel Martinez Peralta frimargroup [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-14-86907
HughesNet Satellite Internet Systems - Limited-time Offer - Get $259 in Mail-in Rebates:
Complete 0.74 Meter HughesNet System - $399.99 $199 US After Mail-in Rebate! 1

Plus get a mail-in rebate for $10 off each month of service for the first three months of service:
Available Service Plans:
Plan - Max. Speed
Daily Data Transfer
Monthly Service Fee 4
Home - 700 Kbps/128 Kbps 250 MB $39.99/mo. 1st three months - then $49.99
Pro - 1.0 Mbps/200 Kbps 350 MB $59.99/mo. 1st three months - then $69.99
Pro Plus - 1.5 Mbps/200 Kbps 400 MB $69.99/mo. 1st three months - then $79.99
1 Equipment price shown is after $199.99 HughesNet mail-in rebate. Does not include Mexican shipping, importation or installation, and $100 Mexican account activation fee.
2 Absolute maximum speeds as stated by Hughesnet. Actual speeds will be less.
3 Daily Data Transfer 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.
4 Monthly service fees shown are for first three months of service after $30.00 HughesNet mail-in rebate.
Baja Satellite is an Authorized HughesNet® Reseller. For more information Contact Us today: BajaSatellite [- at -] Hughes.Net, www.bajasatellite.com, (530) 903-4257 (US), (01) 555 351 0882 (Mexico), Baja California Sur

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

Housesitting Offered - Hello, my name is Chris. I am looking for a house sitting job in the Baja. Have been living down here of 5 years and I am retired. I have been house sitting in San Juanico for the last year. Now the house has sold so looking to relocate. My email is flatspell49 [- at -] hotmail.com. flatspell49 [- at -] hotmail.com

Todos Santos Beach House on a Tranquille Lush 5, 206.22 Sqmt Property - For Sale by Owner: - Two (2) separate driveway entries give the 5,206.22 sq meter (1.25 acre) property privacy from both the front and back, giving flexibility to build additional homes or to split in the future. Soil on the property is rich organic black soil, ideal for other organic gardening.

Property is an enclosed oasis and has unlimited access to farm water that nourishes the over 85 mature mango trees, 80 lush palm trees over 5 feet, passion fruit trees, citrus fruit trees and avocado trees, all of which give the property its cool shade that is coveted in the region and frequently not available on other properties of comparable or more value in the desert landscape.
* Property has power, water (both municipal and farm water), gas and Internet.
* A 6-minute walk takes you to the secluded beach, and a 5-minute drive finds you in the heart of TS.
* Motivated Seller with Reduced Listing
If you have questions or would like to make an offer after viewing the property on YouTube (www.youtube.com/watch?v=krg9FEeiRtk), feel free to contact us. Save on the fee and make us a good offer. - Anh Walch, anhwalch [- at -] yahoo.com, 212-692-0912, Todos Santos

Looking For Housesitting - I am looking for housesitting opportunities in Todos Santos. I have references from other housesitting. I am involve in cultural activities in town. - Dulce Chavez, amayaum [- at -] gmail.com, 612-156-5652

For Rent: Quaint Cottage -
Quaint cottage on lovely ranch in Percadero.
Call Mariposa for details at 612-17-63119.

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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

To remove your ad if you find a ride or caravan, let us know here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

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

Ride Needed From Todos Santos To San Diego - Ride needed from Todos Santos to the San Diego or Los Angeles area. willing to contribute in on portion of gas and/or cerveza. music lover, non smelly, good co-pilot. end of feb 23 and on... thank you, thank you - K J, kerri.va [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Ride From San Jose Airport Needed Feb. 24 - Arriving at 2 p.m. Would like to hire a driver for pick up at the San Jose Airport to take me to Todos Santos or Cerritos. Please include rate and other information in response. bonstan [- at -] telus.net - Bon Staniszkis

Ride Request Northward - Hello, I'm a gardener/baker/yoga teacher in Pescadero, warming up to a journey North come the end of the month. I'm envisioning myself in sunny San Diego, but I would be thrilled for any assistance getting at least to Baja Norte where I can catch a cheaper bus. I will gladly share gas money, snacks, poems, ideas, pleasant silence, and driving assistance if you would like. Sometime between the 23rd and the 28th would be ideal, but I am wicked flexible. Thanks! - Jacob Wartell, jwartell [- at -] coa.edu

Ride Needed From Todos Santos To Cabo Airport - March 1. Need to be there at 1 p.m. 2 people, minimal luggage. Pay for gas. Please write me at deborahdenise2 [- at -] gmail.com. deborahdenise2 [- at -] gmail.com

California Via Baja Side Trips - Time to think about heading North. Leaving mid-March for Santa Cruz, with stops along the way. Maybe San Pedro Matir, Punta Chivato, comondu (the wine right?) are among the possibilities. Play music, and laugh our way to the border, crossing in Tecate. Hopefully some blooms in the hills of Baja Norte. Share gas, room for two (max), gas share 150-200 depending on side trips. Lots of references, been over this route 25 times. Give me a holler. - Tall Man, gypszcaravan [- at -] gmail.com, Cabo Pulmo-East Cape

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

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Boo Boo Is Lost - Black Lab Cross - looks like a small Lab. Boo Boo is all black and had a purple collar on with bones on it. She is very friendly and very smart. If you have seen this dog of know its whereabouts, please call Dean McQuillen: 612-133-0311 - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-133-0311, Todos Santos

Found: Sweet and Sad Male Bassethound - Walking at La Poza Beach yesterday, Feb. 19, at 8:30 A.M., we found a very, very thirsty, hungry and sweet Bassethound, white and beige spoted. He walked along with us to our home and is waiting for his owner to pick him up. - Isabel Jirash, isabelgourmet [- at -] yahoo.com.mx, 01-612-145-0832, 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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