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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, March 06, 2012
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    


New (Old) Publishing Schedule - Beginning with this issue, the Baja Western Onion returns to our normal publishing schedule of two issues per week, to be mailed every Tuesday and Friday. To help ensure your announcement is included, please submit it no later than 5 PM the previous day. Based upon our normal publication schedule, that means announcements need to be submitted by 5 p.m. Monday for the Tuesday edition, and 5 p.m. Thursday for the Friday edition.


News and Events, Questions and Answers



El Triunfo Fest 2012 - We are pleased to invite The Baja Western Onion community to join us in celebrating the 100 anniversary of the El Triunfo Casa Municipal Clock, March 18, staring at 11 a.m. We will have Folkloric Music and Dances, regional produce from our local farmers, an artisan contest and Historical Photography from El Triunfo. At 3 p.m. a classic guitar and Piano Concert will be featured at the music museum. Your support to the local artisan makes a difference in our community ! - Selene Nikizuki, sogden17 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-124-0700, Baja California Sur (Photo courtesy Baja Insider)

Pescadero Skatepark - The park is under new administration. We are working to bring this wonderful place back to life again. Come with your family and spend a fun day at the park -- it is free and is beautiful! Just be good to the installations. Open Daily: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM (by now). You are welcome to help the park and the kids in town by making a donation of any kind. More info: 612 103 0897 (Luis) FB/pescaderoskatepark; E-mail: pescaderoskatepark [- at -] gmail.com - Luis Flores, pescaderoskatepark [- at -] gmail.com, 612-103-0897, Todos Santos

Dr. Tomas in Town - Dr. Tomas, the vet from La Paz, will be visiting Todos Santos on Sunday, March 11. If you would like a consultation with Dr. Tomas, he will be situated at Mary Shortell's house from 10.45 a.m. For directions to Mary's house, please email Mary at mshortell [- at -] hotmail.com. To arrange a consultation with Dr. Tomas, please contact him direct on 122-5662 (La Paz clinic) or 612-117-6118 (cell) - Anita Harris, anitaharris2009 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-167-4935, Todos Santos

Baja Ha Ha Golf And Luau Theme Dinner - Courtesy Baja Pony Express - This Saturday, March 10. Tickets on sale at Roadrunner Cafe Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-noon this week. Have a fun day and help send a student to school. An East Cape Guild Event. Come for dinner or for golf and dinner. Golf at the second arroyo north of town 1 p.m. Saturday and dinner at 5 p.m. Dinner at Casa Harper in Esmeralda just north of 2nd arroyo. Tickets $25 or 300 pesos. For information and/or tickets, call Joan 142-8140 or Margy 142-8014 in Los Barriles.

Bus Service To SJD - It seems there is now an express bus that leaves the Todos Santos terminal and goes directly to SJD. It leaves TS at 8:05 a.m., 9:35 a.m. and 11:35 a.m. The cost is 240 pesos and tickets can be purchased one day in advance. The woman at the terminal said it takes 1-1/2 hours. She also said there are buses from SJD to TS that leave at 1:20 p.m., 3:20 p.m. and 4:20 p.m. She did not know where at the terminal one picks up the bus. If anyone has had a recent experience with this service, please let us know so we can share the information. moderator [- at -] bajawesternonion.com. - The Baja Western Onion

Biologist Seeks Digital Camera - My name is Enrique de Jesús Ruiz Mondragón, I am a biologist from Sinaloa, currently doing my community service at the Vizcaino Reserve. This winter I am extremely fortunate to be working directly with two endangered species; the borrego cimarrón and the gray whale. So far 75 lambs have been born in the reserve and 1700 (whale) calves were born in the Ojo de Liebre. This experience has changed my life and I am writing to solicit the donation of a digital camera, so I can share this incredible experience with others. Enrique de Jesús Ruiz Mondragón, calle Antonio Mijares de la Cruz s/n, colonia Solidaridad CP 23940, Guerrero Negro, Baja California Sur - Enrique De Jesús Ruiz Mondragón, enriquebox6 [- at -] hotmail.com , 664 263-7002

The DNSChanger Virus And The FBI's Internet ShutDown on March 08 - The US Federal Bureau of Investigation, in cooperation with International authorities, conducted Operation Ghost Click, an investigation of who was behind a massive computer virus threat that has commandeered several million infected Macs and Windows computers worldwide over the last few months. The virus changes the DNS (Domain Name Service) settings in your computer to hijack your browser and redirect it to sites that may attempt to sell you products, steal personal information, or infect your computer with other mal ware and viruses. The DNSChanger Virus also disables security updates which further exposes infected computers to other malicious attacks.

To counter the threat, the FBI replaced several infected DNS servers with clean DNS servers. Because the court order permitting the installation of these servers expires on March 8, the FBI may disconnect them this Thursday, blocking millions of infected computers from using the Internet. More information can be found on the FBI's web site and others:
www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2011/november/malware_110911

www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2011/november/malware_110911/DNS-changer-malware.pdf

reviews.cnet.com/8301-13727_7-57364159-263/operation-ghost-click-dns-servers-to-shut-down-in-march/
To see if your computer is infected, you may want to check it before March 8th: http://dns-ok.us/. if the image displayed is red, then your computer is infected by the DNSChanger virus. NOTE: This site is intended to detect only the DNSChanger virus. It is not a complete virus scan, and a green image does not mean your computer is free of other viruses. - The Baja Western Onion

Banda Ancha Reception - Has anyone had any expeience with external antennas and amplifiers for Banda Ancha? Also, know the frequency band of Banda Ancha. Hope to install something that will increase our signal strength. Thanks, Jim Smith - Jim Smith, jimsmith853 [- at -] gmail.com, Elias Calles

Internet Options - Trampuchete Pescadero - What are the best options for Internet in the Trampuchete area of Pescadero. We have Hughes.net here in CA. Was wondering if the TelCel banda ancha is an viable/reliable option there, or it Hughes is the way to go. I need a reliable service for work purposes. Are there other options? We don't have a land line phone. bolt71 [- at -] hughes.net

Yoga Instructor Needed! - I am looking for a yoga instructor to come to Villa Santa Cruz near La Pastora beach to give private yoga classes to my parents who will be staying at the Villa Friday, March 9, thru Wednesday, March 14. This would be very gentle yoga; they are active 80 yr-olds. Daily classes during the late morning would be ideal. If you are interested and available for all or most days please email me back at prendergastkit [- at -] gmail.com. - Kit Prendergast, 612-158-3915, Todos Santos

Internet Store And Copy - Great store for Internet use or to fax copies or purchasing papers and pens. I highly recommend you visit here because the price for use is very inexpensive. This store is at the corner of Marquez de Leon and Rangel, just down from Miltar. Name of Store is called El Quijote Multiservicios. lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-161-4728, Todos Santos

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We don't have time to fix too-large photos or bad links so we delete them. We've posted a detailed tutorial online explaining how to correctly add photos to your announcement. You can find it here: www.bajawesternonion.com/how-to-post-photos-with-your-ad-or-article.asp

Of course, if this is too much for you, we can resize, upload and host your photo on the Baja Western Onion web site for only $5.00 US per photo. Be sure to let us know in the "Additional Comments" box when you submit an announcement. Then send the photo by Email to Moderator [- at -] bajawesternonion.com. Be sure to reference your announcement so we know which image goes with which announcement. Payment can be made to Our PayPal account at: Advertising [- at -] bajawesternonion.com. - The Baja Western Onion, The Baja Western Onion


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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.)
Tuesday, March 06
"Dzogchen" Dharma Talk (Free) - 6 pm, Tsegyalgar West Buddhist Center. Public Talk with Jacob Winkler, a visiting scholar at Tsegyalgar West Buddhist Center in the San Jose Mountains. Topic is "Dzogchen". Everyone Welcome. - Contact: tsegyalgarwestsecretary [- at -] gmail.com, www.tsegyalgarwest.org

Songwriting Workshop - 1 - 4 p.m., Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. Just recently out of recording his original music with Johnny Cash's nephews The Carter Bros., Singer/Songwriter Barry Cloyd will share songwriting secrets for people of all levels. 300 pesos. Contact: Bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, TSBMP.blogspot.com

9th Festival De Cine Todos Santos Silent Auction - 430pm -6pm, Galeria Logan, Todos Santos. Wine reception and final bids for Jill Logan's painting 'Maria Felix, La Dona'. $1,500 US min. bid. All proceeds go to the 'Youth In Video' program - Contact: heavenlybliss57 [- at -] hotmail.com

Radio Launch Party - Join Cabo Mil 96.3 in celebrating the launch of Todos Santosí first radio program, Todos Santos Today with Wendy Rains. Wine and Tapas and T-Shirts while they last! Dancing to Ben and The Men. Sunset on the Sky Deck of Hotel Guaycura. - Hotel Guaycura, gm [- at -] guaycura.com.mx, www.guaycura.com.mx, 175-0800, Todos Santos
Wednesday, March 7
Pasta By Raul and Concert By Barry Cloyd - Pasta 6 p.m., Concert 7pm, Tetro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. come and check out Raul's delicious Marinara Sauce, made from scratch, and enjoy the music of Singer/Songwriter Barry Cloyd. Entrance 50 pesos. Contact: Bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, TSBMP.blogspot.com

Linda Hamilton's Nomad Chic Pop Up Shop - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at La Santeña / Hotel Casa Tota. - HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.145.0590
Thursday, March 8
Meet The Artist Series 2011-12 - 5 PM, Cafelix Coffee & Kitchen, Todos Santos, B.C.S., Mexico. Hear artists tell their stories of how and why they create their art. Featured speaker this week: Frank Pedley. Benefits the Palapa Society. Contact: Michael Mcallister heronsnestbaja [- at -] earthlink.net

Fashion Night At Bahia Hotel & Beach Club - 4 to 6 p.m., Poolside at Bahia Hotel & Beach Club, Cabo San Lucas. Join us for a fabulous evening of cocktails, fashion and fun! Featuring Nomad Chic & Belazul Swimwear...RSVP: 624.143.1889 - info [- at -] baresquina.com - Contact: Linda Hamilton linda [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612.105.2857 or 415.381.9087, https://www.facebook.com/events/113106608816186/
Friday, March 9 - Saturday, March 10
And Then There Was Nun - Doors open 6:30 p.m., Show Starts 7:30 p.m., Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. An off-the-wall comedy that blends Hollywood's most famous Movie Stars in an Agatha Christie Style plot. Contact: Bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, Http://tsbmp.blogspot.com
Friday, March 9
Iron Chef Baja Cook Off - 7 p.m., Tre Galline restaurant, Calle Juarez and Topete, Todos Santos. Come watch master chefs Angelo Dal Bon and Carlito Cham of Carlito's Place in Pescadero compete for top Baja California chef's Honors. $80 USD. Contact: Angelo Dal Bon, angelodalbon [- at -] gmail.com, 612- 145-0274

30th Birthday Party For Hesed Nájera - 8 PM to Midnight, Tortuga Bar, Los Cerritos. Pura Vida playing live. - Hesed Nájera, hesedn [- at -] gmail.com, www.villasdecerritosbeach.com/, 612-151-2514

Saturday, March 10
Linda Hamilton's Nomad Chic Pop Up Shop - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at La Santeña / Hotel Casa Tota. - HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.145.0590

Baja Ha Ha Golf And Luau Theme Dinner - An East Cape Guild Benefit Event. Golf at the second arroyo north of town 1 p.m. and dinner at 5 p.m. Dinner at Casa Harper in Esmeralda just north of 2nd arroyo. Tickets $25 or 300 pesos at Roadrunner Cafe Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-noon this week. For information and/or tickets, call Joan 142-8140 or Margy 142-8014 in Los Barriles.

Noche Latina At La Esquina - Live Band "sexto Sentido" - 7:00pm, La Esquina, Todos Santos. Great Latin Band playing styles such as Latin Jazz, Salsa, Merengue, Samba and more. 50 peso cover. - Contact: Marimar hola [- at -] laesquinats.com, 612-145-0851, www.laesquinats.com

Hotel California Live Music - 8 pm, Flashback. - info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, (011-52) 612-145-0525, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com
Sunday, March 11
Dr. Tomas, La Paz Veterinarian, To Visit Todos Santos - 10.45 a.m,. Mary Shortell's house. For directions, email Mary at mshortell [- at -] hotmail.com. To arrange a consultation with Dr. Tomas, call 122-5662 (La Paz clinic) or 612-117-6118 (cell) - Todos Santos


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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 - The Baja Western Onion

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Stepping Out - Food, Music, Workshops and Entertainment


Enjoy "An Evening Of Art" - Visions Gallery at Cafelix Coffee & Kitchen presents the last "Evening of Art" for the season on Thursday, March 8, starting at 5PM with a "Meet the Artist" talk by internationally known, Canadian muralist, Frank Pedly. Also, an easel painter and art teacher, Frank will discuss the planning, preparation and execution of large indoor and outdoor works. He has completed over 200 private and public murals. At 6PM the gallery will open with the community show "Seeing Red" featuring artists from several areas of Southern Baja. Refreshments will be provided by Cafelix and Boyitaco. There is no charge for either event. So, come join us for "An Evening of Art" on Thursday, March 8. - Michael Mcallister, heronsnestbaja [- at -] earthlink.net, 044-612-152-6166, Todos Santos

Hotel California - Saturday, March 10, Live Music featuring FLASHBACK
Signature Margaritas made with our Awarding Winning Hotel California Tequila, Beers, and Dancing! Music begins at 8 p.m. No Cover.

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Hours 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Daily; Closed on Sunday. Reservations Recommended

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Music & Pasta Night : Wednesday March 7 - Come and enjoy fresh marinara pasta and organic salads and the music of Barry Cloyd at Teatro Luna Azul. We are fortunate to have this talented musician share his original music and unique country and blues style voice in his brief moment here in Todos Santos. Doors open for dinner at 6pm, music at 7pm. 50 peso cover. Directions: tsbmp.blogspot.com Reservations for dinner. - bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Baja Shakespeare Update - There are always competing events during the "season" but remember, Baja Shakespeare's CINDERELLA will run for four nights, so you can make it to both events that weekend, no excuses! And our play is in plain English this year, in case you've been intimidated in the past by the Shakespearean language. We hope you make it a fun overnight and come see us.

Show opens at Rancho Buena Vista (RBV) March 22, and runs thru March 25 (Thurs. - Sunday). Doors open at 6 p.m.; the beach bar will be serving refreshments and the show starts promptly at 7 p.m. Ticket prices, still the best deal in town, at $20.00 USD or $260 pesos are available at Smokey's Bar and Cantina in Los Barriles or reserve through Will Call: bajarhino [- at -] yahoo.com or 624-142-8008.

Remember to wear sensible shoes and bring flashlights and warm clothing for the "under the stars" performance. For out-of-towners needing overnight accommodations, RBV is offering rooms each night; call them at 624-141-0177. Or check your Gringo Pages for "hotels" in Los Barriles. RBV is only 3 miles south of LB.

La Santeña And Hotel Casa Tota - Linda Hamilton's Nomad Chic Pop Up Shop will be making our lobby more interesting and attractive on Wednesday, March 7, and Saturday, March 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Our full bar will be ready and waiting -- drinking and shopping is a time honored tradition and so much better in the flesh than on the Internet ... not that we all don't tuck into a nice pinot at home from time to time and obsessively browse Caylpso. Come out in to the light of day and drink and shop with friends.

The free room in exchange for a complete and accurate rendition of SuperBass remains unclaimed. Todos, we thought you were creative and artsy! Performers, Artists, Singers, Songwriters: This is a special built for you! George Ruenitz, we expected you last week!

La Santeña is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. with fresh Mexican food at prices that will make you smile. And with cocktails that might make you sing. ... HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612.145.0590
Spanish Lessons With Guillermo Bueron - This ad is directed toward people who are interested in new Spanish Workshops. Just returned from Cuba where Internet is slow therefore I was unable to reply. Classes started Monday, March 5, at 9 a.m. in the Cultural Center in Todos Santos. Today, Tuesday, March 6, the class will be held at noon at Baja Beans in Pescadero. Looking forward to working with you. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.guillermolanguageandtravel.com, 612-161-4165, Todos Santos

Salsa, Reggae & Love - Come Celebrate my 30th birthday party at Tortuga Bar, Friday 9th of march. Pura Vida playing live. Let's polish the dance floor, sending vibes of LOVE! Starting at 20 hrs, finishing midnight! - Hesed Nájera, hesedn [- at -] gmail.com, www.villasdecerritosbeach.com/, 612-151-2514

Radio Launch Party! - Come join Cabo Mil 96.3 in celebrating the launch of Todos Santosí first radio program, Todos Santos Today with Wendy Rains. Wine and Tapas and T-Shirts while they last! Dancing to Ben and The Men. Tuesday, March 6, Sunset on the Sky Deck of Hotel Guaycura. - Hotel Guaycura, gm [- at -] guaycura.com.mx, www.guaycura.com.mx, 175-0800, Todos Santos
Baja Beans Roasting Co. - Specialty coffee and baked goods in a space with soul and style. Open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Mondays. Events:
  • Sunday Brunch, Music and Market - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Salsa Dance Classes - Every Thursday 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
- Sandra Wohlers, info [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 612-143-7138, Pescadero

What's Happening At Teatro Luna Azul - Final shows for 'And Then There Was Nun.' Friday and Saturday, March 9 & 10. An off-the-wall comedy with a star studded cast of Hollywood movie Icons. Tickets at Tecolote Bookstore. Also .. Songwriting Workshop with Barry Cloyd on Tuesday, March 6, at 1 p.m. Concert on Wednesday, March 7, with pasta dinner special. Info: tsbmp.blogspot.com Bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

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
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
  • Open At 8 A.M.
- Kate Lewis, katemlewis [- at -] yahoo.com, El Tecolote, Todos Santos.


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Misc. Sales and Services Available



9th Festival De Cine Todos Santos - Didn't get a chance to buy a Film Festival hat, mug or poster at the festival? No problem. All on sale at El Tecolote bookstore in Todos Santos. Also, DVD 2-pack of 'Youth In Video' documentaries and animation for sale. All sales benefit our 'Youth In Video' educational programs.
Solar Water Heating Systems - Did you miss swimming in your pool this winter season? Were you tempted to put on your wetsuit? We have the solution. For a one-time upfront investment, you can enjoy your pool year round for years and years to come. No more propane trucks, no more propane bills, and for those of you who donít heat your pool, you can use your pool for what it was intended-enjoyment and exercise. Get ready NOW for next season. - Skip Ackerman, ackerman1952 [- at -] gmail.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 624-142-8002

Nomad Chic At Casa Tota - Come to Casa Tota to see the latest additions to the Nomad Chic collection! New cover ups, scarves from India, and jewelry will be on display. Wednesday & Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Or call for an appointment. Hope we see you there! - Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612.105.2857 or 415.381.9087

Casa Decor in La Paz and Cabo - Indoor And Outdoor Furniture, 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.net, www.antiquerowmarket.com
!2 Containers Just Arrived: Outdoor, Wicker, Rattan And And Cast Aluminum Furniture. Big Savings. Very Large Selection! - Richard Stubbs, richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net, 303 777-5157

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
Window/door Screens - Now Serving all of Baja Sur!We can help you enjoy The Great Baja Outdoors Insect-Free. Open Your Windows Without Worry of Mosquitoes, gnats or flies Getting in Your Home. We'll Repair or Replace Your Window Screens or Screen Doors. We'll Use Aluminum or Wood Frame. Please call: US-407-610-2271.Mex.624-182-1963 or email us at: bajascreens [- at -] yahoo.com to get yourself a free Estimate.Thanks! bajascreens [- at -] yahoo.com, 407-610-2271

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

2003 Sunlite Pop Up Truck Camper - Truck camper for short-bed, full-size truck, very clean exc. cond., 3 way fridge, stove, sink, sleeps 3. $4,800.00 o.b.o. - Marc, 612-159-1553

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


General Electric Double Door White Refrigerator - Looking for the feeling of home in your kitchen? Well, look no further. We have a gently used GE Model GSS22JF water and ice dispenser in the front panel. In excellent condition. This is a side by side style in white. A must have for your gourmet kitchen. Dimensions: 66 1/2 X 33 1/2 X 30 3/4. Total 218 with fresh food 14.70 and freezer 7.11 (HXWXD. $700.00 OBO. New units cost over $1200 mas IVA. Dial our cellular direct: 612-149-8903. Pick up only in Villas Agua Blanca which is in Northern Todos Santos. - Lauren Klein, lauren.klein [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612-149-8903, Todos Santos


News From La Canada Del Diablo - Spring house cleaning begins the Saturday:
  • ALL dining room chairs 20% off
  • ALL barstools 20 % off
  • ALL Chilean Pine Furniture 20 % off
  • ALL mirrors 15 % off
  • BIG SAVINGS !!!
Are you thinking about a storage unit? Leave your treasures in our hands. Relax while you are away, knowing your valuables are safe. Rent by the month or the year.

We still have a few spaces in our car storage area. Make your reservation soon. Still just $1.00 USD per day for most cars.

Remember, we are still receiving clothing, bedding etc for the farmworkers and their families. Anything you wish to share, will be given to families who have so little.

Our hours are Monday Thru Saturday, 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. Thank you ! - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069
bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069


Great Furniture - Great Prices - We just got another shipment of furniture. We sell new, consigned, and hand selected used items that are in excellent condition. We have a wonderful selection of rugs, lamps, tables, barstools, chairs, sofas etc. We just got in 2 gigantic, natural-colored sisal rugs with bound borders. They are beautiful! - Sandra , scandiber [- at -] yahoo.com, www.masmilagros.com/index.html, 624-129-8691 , Cabo San Lucas
Movies For Sale - 50 Pesos - Please email me for a list of what is available. Movies, 50 pesos. Series seasons, 130 pesos - Eva, anothergreatday [- at -] live.com, Todos Santos

Accounting Services In Todos Sants - Please note: If you have recently sent me an email and not received a reply, please resend. I have had computer problems. Thank you.

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
  • FRIMAR GROUP
E.C.M. Raquel Martinez Peralta - Raquel Martinez Peralta frimargroup [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-14-86907

Boating Equipment - I have a set of Tuna tubes, two Poly Ball Fenders, a 30 amp shore power cord and some teasers for sale. The Poly balls are one A4 and one A5. The Tuna Tubes are Kodiak large tubes with smaller inserts. The Tubes have a aluminum stand that is custom built. Designed to stand on the deck. I also have some Marlin Mud Flap teasers. 24" and 36". Lastly I have a 30ft 30amp shore power cord. All of these products can be found online. All are in good to excellent shape. - Erik Chandler, capt.erik [- at -] hotmail.com, 624-125-0823, Cabo San Lucas

1999 Yamaha Xl700 Jetski - 1999 Yamaha XL700 jetski in perfect condition, 3 person PWC. Imported in Mexico. Just serviced by Motorsport Racing in La Paz. Comes with yamaha cover and single trailer. 3000 coconuts. Photos available at http://socalhitech.com/jetski/jetski1.jpg; http://socalhitech.com/jetski/jetski2.jpg; http://socalhitech.com/jetski/jetski3.jpg. Located in El Sargento. - Arnaud V, info [- at -] socalhitech.com, 612-156-6769, La Paz
HughesNet Satellite Internet Systems - Limited-time Offer - Now Get $329 in HughesNet Mail-in Rebates:
  • Always-On Satellite Internet Connection
  • Available Anywhere in Baja
  • PC, Mac, Wireless Compatible
  • Multiple Computers Can Share the Same Internet Connection Full-Time
  • Vacation Holds Available
  • Professional Installation Available
Available HughesNet Service Plans:
Plan - Max. Speed
Down/Up
1
Daily Data Transfer
Allowance
2
Monthly Service Fee 3
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 450 MB $69.99/mo. 1st three months - then $79.99
Complete 0.74 Meter HughesNet Satellite Internet System
 $499.99 - Complete System Plus Account Setup
 $140.00 - US / Mexican Shipping and Importation to Todos Santos
 $639.99 - Sub Total

($299.99) - Less HughesNet Mail-in Rebates
$349.00 - Your Net Equipment Cost After Mail-in Rebates4
1 Absolute maximum speeds as stated by Hughesnet. Actual speeds will be less.
2 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.
3 Monthly service fees shown are for first three months of service after $30.00 HughesNet mail-in rebate.
4 Equipment price does not include installation labor or materials. Installation available.

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


Casita Available - Sweet, one-bedroom furnished house available, mid-April through October or November. Three miles north of Todos Santos. Ocean side of Playitas Road, five minute walk to the beach. See the ocean, hear the waves. Cover expenses. - Jamie Stephens, cliffnjamies [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-134-0482, Todos Santos

Big House For Rent In Agua Blanca - Are you a writer, filmmaker or artist in search of a private residence that can nurture, inspire and foster your creative spirit? Consider this secure, traditional Mexican 3,500+ SF residence available in March for either a family or group of artists at: www.villasaguablanca.com.

This property has exposed columns, roof top terrace with Pacific Ocean views 12 kilometers north of Todos Santos. This serene location will power your spirit during the day through harnessing the energy from the ocean waves crashing and the crooning from the desert wildlife at night. This location allows you to not only admire the view of whales breaching in the Pacific Ocean, but affords long secluded desert beach walks which make this part of Baja California so charming. This 3 bedroom, 4 bath villa is only 500 yards away from the Pacific Ocean and is powered by a generator.

We are looking for a long-term rental, at only $550.00 per month, negotiable, we'll adjust to your budget. For more information, please visit: http://villasaguablanca.com/Rentals.html; or call in Todos Santos: 612-149-8903 - Lauren Klein, lauren.klein [- at -] sbcglobal.net, villasaguablanca.com/Rentals.html, 612-149-8903, Todos Santos

Need To Rent Long Term - Family wants to rent long term. We have lived in Mexico for 4 yrs. Inexpensive place in Pescadero or Todos Santos, but prefer Pescadero. 3 or more bedrooms. Contact greta, ben and the men. Gracias - Ben Rube, bajaboar [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-154-8118

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

Casita For Rent - Nice, clean casita in Las Tunas on Calle Los Mangos is available for short or long term rental. 50 per night or 350 per month, reduced to 40 per night and 275 per month beginning May 1st. Sleeps two adults and one child, with kitchen. - Dan, danbinetti [- at -] yahoo.com, 044-612-117-0298

Pescadero West Home For Rent - Two-story furnished house, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, separate 1 bedroom, 1 bath casita. 1,400 square feet. Incredible views/landscaping. Must be able to care for two outside cats. Available May 1 through Nov. 31. Truly one of a kind. $490 USD plus utilities. Write me, Frank, at shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com. - Frank, shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com

Housesitter/Pet Sitter - The Original Housesitter/Petsitter, retired, living in San Diego. Available from now until June. I will come to you take care of all your needs. Fly to Cabo and rent a car and come to you for FREE. Tlemanowic [- at -] sbcglobal.net 760-727-5063 - Ted Lemanowicz, tlemanowic [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 760-727-5063


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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

Looking To Caravan To Todos - We are a couple Looking for someone to caravan driving from California to Todos area around March 11 or 12. email Deb Dawson at goodthym [- at -] mcn,org or phone (707) 964-0509 or John Wozniak (707) 962-0932. - Debra Dawson, goodthym [- at -] mcn.org, (707) 964-0509, Baja California Sur

Caravan North To The Desert - Looking for some folks who would like to caravan north, possibly stopping in Comondu for wine tasting, San Pedro Matir for some wildflowers and high mountain picnicking, maybe hot springs at Uruapan, then the border thru Tecate, the safe crossing. room for riderS who want to share gas. You can write me at gypszcaravan [- at -] gmail.com - Tall Man, gypszcaravan [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Drivin North In a Week Or Two - Driving North in a moter home, need a partner for part of the way. Going to Canada - Mike Malley, malleysonline [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero

Ride To San Jose Ariport Needed March 25 - A boy needs to be at the airport by 10:30 AM, March 25. Money for gas. Email with phone number is more reliable. - Scotty Mclemore, scottybcs [- at -] hotmail.comc, 612-135-3500

Heading North End of March - Heading North end of March (the 28th). Room for 1-2 passengers, share driving. Contact Martha at 145-0298. - Martha Kincaid, martha2mendo [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-145-0296


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

Let us know if you find or place your pet so we can remove your ad -


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

Gorgeous Puppy Looking For A Home - We found this puppy today, cutest little thing. He must have gotten lost or abandoned by someone that could not care for him anymore because he is pretty healthy, but looks scared. We are looking for a foster home or a forever home. Please look at his pictures, you may know where he belongs or may want to adopt him. - Ellie Ferri, elliefp [- at -] gmail.com, 612-108-8375, Todos Santos

Puppies & Plumeria Update - Our sincere THANK YOU to all the Baja Bean Sunday Market attendees of 3/4 that showed their support and gratitude to us for rescuing the litter of puppies + mom. A special THANKS to the new guardians of the 4 (out of 5) puppies that found homes. Mom and remaining puppy still looking for a new family. Mom is an alert guardian, healthy and playful, and female pup has sweet disposition. Please call for meeting / info. - Karin Lawler, karin [- at -] stardustweb.net, 612-143-8491


Purebred Akita - We are moving to the States and need to find a good home here locally for our 5 yr. old Akita; as she has lived at Cerritos Beach since a pup. She is a purebred, all white, fixed, always groomed and a healthy, beautiful dog. Plays with other dogs and great with kids. The most loving Akita you will ever find. Not a watchdog! Paid $600.00 for her and would be open to offers. - Jordon Cameron, two40jordi [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-149-5066

Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: www.bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion

Female, All White With Wolf Mask Wolf Hybrid - Very sweet, very good with cats, children and other animals, loves women and needs a good home. Beautiful, well behaved, very well trained but current home is no longer possible. Please help by adopting this wonderful artic wolf hybrid. Please email: eigeinbaja [- at -] yahoo.com or call 178-0077 or cell phone 612-137-1926. - Arlene De Vries Eige, eigeinbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, United States

Found Sweet Puppy - Really friendly puppy showed up at our house in Pescadero near the beach. We have bathed him and have been feeding him. We leave on Saturday, March 3, so he needs a good home. Please call John or Mike at 612-171-5208 or write mikejustus [- at -] Mac.com. He is healthy. - John Elleston, Mikejustus [- at -] Mac.com, 612-171-5208

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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