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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, June 5, 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    


News and Events, Questions and Answers



G-20: Important Information - An informational meeting of the official organizers of the upcoming G-20 was held recently at Fiesta Americana. The most important notes from the meeting concern road and beach closures (no toll road for a week, beach access from Zippers South will be limited, and, in general, lots of slow going traffic). Additional highlights include:
  1. The toll road will be closed from June 14 – 19. This will be open only to those transporting delegations. Anyone who needs to go to the airport will have to use the old route through San Jose Del Cabo.
  2. The Convention center will be open for the G 20 summit.
  3. All beaches including access to beaches from the Holiday Inn (Known before as the Presidente Intercontinental Hotel, next to the estuary) all the way to Punta Ballena will be restricted from the 12th – 20th of June.
  4. Highest concentration of Security will be in Cabo del Sol & Punta Ballena.
  5. Anyone who hasn't submitted the names of staff by the 5th of June, of those who work inside of the developments or whom have any dealings with resorts where dignitaries are staying will NOT be able to access from the 12th until the 20th of June.
  6. You must carry official identification with you at all times when in Cabo from the 12th on.
  7. From the 15th until the 20th of June during the evening, there will be various events, concerts, movie screenings, ballet & exhibits at the cultural pavilion located in down town Cabo. All functions are open to the public & free.
  8. The Cabo San lucas bay & port will remain open as usual until further notice, possibly expect it to close on the 18th & 19th, but it is not official.
  9. All schools, hospitals & regular businesses will remain open, unless a decision is made by the actual institution.
  10. There will be no boat traffic allowed east of Misiones del Cabo towards the Estuary close to shore, but further out at sea it will be open for navigation.
  11. This means that the popular snorkeling spots like Santa Maria, Chileno Bay & surf spots like El Tule, Acapulquito, the Rock & Zippers will not be accessible from the 12th until the 20th.
  12. The Cabo San Lucas FBO (MMLS) is where all private jets will have to arrive who are not attending the G20.
  13. Be prepared to wait in traffic, so leave at least 30-45 min before your meetings or appointments, there will possibly be various check points along the highway.
  14. Don't forget to smile, this is an unprecedented event in our destination, which we are certain will be a catalyst to re active foreign investment on our shores, in the near future.
  15. We thank all the authorities for the hard work & for bringing this event to our destination & we will keep you abreast if anything changes.
  16. If you are here during this event & want to venture out, there are so many places to see along the pacific coast towards Cerritos, Pescadero & Todos Santos and towards the east you have Santiago, Miraflores, Los Barriles, Bay Of Dreams, La Ventana & La Paz.
- Ali Ordonez, blog.lifestylevillas.net/2012/06/g-20-important-information/, Pescadero. - Courtesy of Lifestyle Villas

There's A New Bank In Town - The Hogar del Nino food bank is now permanently located at the Galeria de Todos Santos. Drop off any food items or cleaning supplies. Fresh vegetables and meats would be great. And remember, the more you deposit, the richer you feel! The kids really need our help, seriously. - Michael, Pat And Erick Cope, mplcope [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0500, Todos Santos

Fideicomiso Scam? - I have had two contacts dated around the same time (March) stating I did not pay my Fideicomisos on my properties. I paid both in December but got an email in April from someone claiming to represent BancoInteracciones that my check hadn't cleared. Just got a letter at my Oregon address that my Banorte fidei wasnt paid, dated March but not signed by Jorge Pickett. Anyone else had this happen? I have my receipts. - Amy Conroy, amyhop [- at -] gorge.net

Wanted! - Looking for used solar oven, light weight glass door, light weight glass window, 100w-140w solar panel, blender, small to medium propane tank, propane heater. Email works best for me. Thanks! - Sumitra Peterson, photosumitra [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612-151-3848

Projector Screen - Looking to rent a screen to use for projecting slide show on June 9th. Does anyone know where I can do that? - Casey, Rozannejones [- at -] hotmail.com

Need Small Package Brought Down From North - Need backpack kit, mailing box about 1 1/2 ft by 1 ft. by 3 in. brought to Todos Santos. (It can be taken out of the box and put in small envelope, just a couple yards of very light weight material and about 10 pages of directions, few notions.) Will mail it to your address. Will return the favor sometime (I go up and down) or will pay a fee for the service. - Christine Douglas, cdoug1946 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-103-7021, Todos Santos

East Capers Issue #59 - Issue 59 of the East Capers periodical will be on the streets soon. You can read the online color version now by going to issuu.com/eastcapers/docs/eastcapersissue59. Left click on the page to zoom in and move around the page. The businesses who advertise in East Capers are the area businesses that support programs for local children. Please support them. - Courtesy Baja Pony Express

Internet IPv6 - Just a heads up, so you do not panic. On June 6, many servers/systems go to the internet protocol 6. If you have a problem, go to my site under "ask a geek" and I will have some information for you so you can try to fix. I am not sure how Telmex is going to handle this with their routers. IE did they build this in years ago like many did. I have an old 2wire router. It may be as simple as a few sites you cannot get on so you will need to give Telmex a few days/(years).

Basically, this is because of the exploding number of devices using the internet around the world. We are running out of addresses, so comes IPv6. Here is a site that can give you a heads up on compatibility and from my computer it shows I will not be able to go to IPv6 only sites: test-ipv6.iad.vr.org. I had 0/10 for IPv6 only sites. If you get different results, you can you email me directly or post it on my site under "ask a geek IPv6" and list which router you have. - Dean DeVolpi, dean [- at -] la-ventana.com, www.la-ventana.info, 888-338-6574, La Paz

Dermatologist in La Paz/Cabo? - Hi. Does anyone know of a good dermatologist in La Paz or Cabo than can run tests for skin cancer? - gravitygirl007 [- at -] hotmail.com

Latest Email Scams - Please beware of any Email you receive that purports to be an Employment Application, or a purchase confirmation at PayPal, EBay or Amazon. These are tricks to get you to click on a link that will infect your computer or steal personal information. Subject lines include:
Rock Zone Management: Your Job Application is Pending • Your Job Application - Action Required • Your Job Application Status • Your Ebay.com transaction details. • Your Amazon.com Kindle e-book order. • Re: Employment Opportunity Followup. Response Required • Scan from a Hewlett-Packard ScanJet
Please ignore / delete these Emails immediately. - The Baja Western Onion

East Capers Issue 59 - Issue 59 of the East Capers periodical will be on the streets soon. You can read the online color version now by going to issuu.com/eastcapers/docs/eastcapersissue59. Left click on the page to zoom in and move around the page. The businesses who advertise in East Capers are the area businesses that support programs for local children. Please support them. - Courtesy Baja Pony Express

Local Travel Deals

5-Night Stay In Puerto Vallarta with Free Mexican Cooking Class For $399 - Across the Sea of Cortez at the Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta $399 for a 5-night stay and cooking class for two adults, and two kids 12 or younger stay free. $750 value. Combine up to 10 nights. Available now through June 14, 2012. Get the deal here: www.anrdoezrs.net/click-5636555-10872943?url=http%3A//www.groupon.com/deals/ga-fiesta-americana-puerto-vallarta

The first 50 people to buy this deal will receive a complimentary upgrade to a deluxe room, but even late comers will be able to enjoy views of the ocean from their room's private patio. Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Av. Francisco Medina Ascencio km. 2.5 Zona Hotelera Norte, Puerto Vallarta, 48333



4-Night Stay In San José del Cabo For $309 - Posada Real Los Cabos, relaxing resort near Los Cabos beach scene. San José del Cabo. Four- or seven-night stay for two adults from $309, value $603. Save $294 for a 49% discount. Up to two kids 12 or younger stay free.

Combine multiple nights. Get The Deal Here: www.anrdoezrs.net/click-5636555-10872943?url=http%3A//www.groupon.com/deals/ga-posada-real-los-cabos. Paseo Malecon San Jose, 23400 San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur. - The Baja Western Onion


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.)
Tuesday, June 05
Rare Transit Of Venus Across The Sun - Witness a rare transit of Venus as it passes in front of the disk of the sun the afternoon and evening of June 5. Transits of Venus across the disk of the Sun are among the rarest of planetary alignments. Only seven such events have occurred since the invention of the telescope (1631, 1639, 1761, 1769, 1874, 1882 and 2004). If you miss the 2012 transit, you will have to wait more than a century for the next one. More Info: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transit_of_Venus
Wednesday, June 06
Singles Social Mixer - 12 Noon - 3 PM, Baja Beans, El Pescadero. Over 50, singles, social mixer--meet new people, learn about & plan activities, get out of the casita, no expectations. Contact: Al lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Chocolate Desserts and Red Wine at Big Red Wednesday This Week - Chocolate Desserts by Cecilia of Delishus Desserts featured from 5-8 p.m. La Bodega, Todos Santos. - Perla & Mac, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-0181
Thursday June 07
Sea Of Cortez Writers' Group Meets In La Paz - Thursday meetings during the summer, 10 AM to Noon, El Corazon Restaurant, SW corner of Revolucion & Constitucion, diagonally across intersection from La Paz Post Office. Open to all. No restrictions on content. Bring 8 copies of material you wish to have reviewed. - Ray Simpson, bajajazz [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-121-6413, La Paz
Friday June 08
What About Me By One Giant Leap - Teatro Luna Azul Movie Night. Inspirational movie, words and music from around the world. Tex Mex Dinner from 6pm. Movie at sunset. By donation. - Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, tsbmp.blogspot.com

Pizza Friday - Free $60 peso salad-for-two with purchase of any large pizza, Napoli Pizza, 1:00pm - 10:00 pm. Your choice of Mixed or Mediterranean Salad. Also offering lasagna, spaghetti, etc. Hidalgo between Colegio Militar & Juarez, Todos Santos - Anabel Gonzales, napoli_todosantos [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-158-0733
Saturday June 09
Dinner at Diane's - 7 p.m. in Todos Santos. Five-course Gourmet Dinner served Buffet Style. Glass of wine included. BYOB. Reservations only. Menu provided via email upon request. $220mx. - Diane, dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Danzas de Oriente Medio / Bellydance Show Alternativo - 19:30, City Theater, La Paz. Performed by Habibi, Najmah Meira, Farah and Ikbal. 50% of ticket sales support the Colegio de Bachilleres Plantel 11 (generations 2009-2012) Tickets $60 pesos / sales at entrance. Contact Ana: ana [- at -] danzasorientales.mx, Cel: 612-3486428

Rap Battle - 7:30 p.m., Hotel Casa Tota And La Santeña, Todos Santos. Local Rappers and Musicians compete. Food and drink specials available. - HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145 0590, Todos Santos
Sunday, June 10
Final Sunday Morning Zumba With Jan - 8:00 - 9:00am, La Esquina, Classes $50 pesos, everyone welcome. - Jan Turner, jant [- at -] aol.com, 145-0684

Recurring Events Each Week

Saturdays
Farmer's Market - 8 a.m.-12 p.m., La Canada Del Diablo, Todos Santos.www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069.
Sundays
1st Mariachi Of Todos Santos - Taco Platter, BBQ and Free Tequila Shot, 1 - 4 p.m., Hotel California. - info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612-145-0525, Todos Santos

Sushi Sundays - 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., Cerritos Surf Colony Bar and Grill. oficinacerritos [- at -] gmail.com, 612-131-8011, Pescadero
Mondays
Sunset Yoga - Hotel Casa Tota, 5:30 p.m. Bring mat and wear layers. 60 pesos. - Christine, HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145-0590

Baja Monday Wine Tastings - Flight Night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., La Bodega, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos. LaBodegaDeTodosSantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-0181.
Wednesdays
Sunset Yoga - Hotel Casa Tota, 5:30 p.m. Bring mat and wear layers. 60 pesos. - Christine, HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145 -0590

Big Red Wednesdays - Structured Baja red wines by the glass from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., La Bodega, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos. LaBodegaDeTodosSantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-0181.

Perico Wednesdays - Live music and Open Mic, 20 pesos beer, 50 pesos Margaritas, El Perico Azul, Todos Santos.
Fridays
Sunset Yoga - Hotel Casa Tota, 5:30 p.m. Bring mat and wear layers. 60 pesos. - Christine, HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145-0590

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Stepping Out - Food, Music, Arts and Entertainment


Special Big Red Wednesday At La Bodega - Delishus Chocolate Desserts and Red Wine! Cecilia of Delishus Desserts in Cabo will be bringing here tasty treats to Big Red Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. Come enjoy some wonderful Baja Wines, tamales and tostadas and the best new desserts in Southern Baja. Salud! - Perla & Mac, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-0181, Todos Santos

Hotel California - Music and dancing every Saturday night!
Signature Margaritas made with our Awarding Winning Hotel California Tequila, Beers, and Dancing! Music begins at 8 p.m. No Cover.

Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar
Spring/Summer Hours Monday-Friday 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Reservations Recommended

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info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612.145.0525, Todos Santos

Basilfields Summer Schedule - We will be in Todos Santos at our regular spot across from the pescaderia Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday. You can find us at Baja Beans on Sunday and our produce is also available at Que Rico. Thank you everyone for your continued support. - Kayle, basilfields2 [- at -] yahoo.com
Michael's At The Gallery Restaurant - Due to Michael's upcoming hand surgery, the restaurant will be closed June 22 for an indefinite period of time. We'll see you later this summer with some exciting new dishes. - Michael Cope, mplcope [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0500, Todos Santos

Hotel Casa Tota And La Santeña In Downtown Todos Santos - Rap Battle! Saturday, June 9, 7:30 p.m.-ish. Come see local MC Shipper defend his hometown pride against MC. Morel E. Flexible of the Otro Lado. Live accompaniment with Chef Tony Peralta (from K-L) on the bass and Jorge Espinoza on drums. And Adrian from Pescadero's famous Los Traviesos (and our kitchen!) on accordion. Yes, Accordion. If you have a better, stranger, more entertaining plan than that for a Saturday night in June we salute you, and also we would like to know you. Please come introduce yourself. If you don't have a better plan, you should totally come join us, because worst case, we are going to laugh a lot. Not AT the rappers, just at the general ridiculous of a rap battle with live accordion in a pueblo magico at the southern tip of Baja Sur.

We'll also have simple food and drink specials, because the kitchen guys and the bartender will be playing music. Come! 7:30PM and on!

La Santeña will be closed Friday, June 8, at 6 p.m. for the remainder of the evening for a private party.

Our $100 peso comida corrida continues everyday with three courses and a agua de sabor. Kick ass wifi, Baja Beans coffees and our famous sometimes slow but seriously smiley service. HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145 0590, Todos Santos

Horseback Riding Tours - Now offering horseback riding tours in beautiful baja ca.sur. Would you like to go horseback riding in the mountains, or by the sea? Come join us for a fun filled day like never before imagined in sunny baja. Call now for prices, dates available, and locations at which we can accomodate you. Ask for Maruchan. - perryabedor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 134 6807, Baja California Sur

Baja Beans Roasting Co. - Specialty coffee and baked goods served with sass under the shade of the mango grove.
Open daily 7am to 3pm.
     Closed Monday.
          Our Sunday Market and Brunch is now over for the season.
               Basil Fields Produce is still available Sundays 9am to 1pm.
- Sandra Wohlers, info [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 612-143-7138, Pescadero

Sea Of Cortez Writers' Group, La Paz - The Sea of Cortez Writers' Group in La Paz has committed to meeting during the hot summer months every Thursday morning from 10 AM to Noon, at El Corazon Restaurant on the SW corner of Revolucion & Constitucion, diagonally across the intersection from the La Paz Post Office. We welcome participation by writers affiliated with other groups in other communities. Please bring 8 copies of any material you wish to have reviewed. There are not, of course, any restrictions on content. The staff at El Corazon has been most congenial in accommodating the needs of our group and we thank them for their hospitality. - Ray Simpson, bajajazz [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-121-6413, La Paz
Deap Sea, Bottom Fishing, Whale Watching (in Season), or Sight Seeing Tours - Let's go fishing! Every day except Sunday. Boats leaving Punta Lobos, Todos Santos, La Paz, or Los Cabos, whenever you're ready to go. Call or e-mail now for availability, prices, and any and all questions you may have. Ask for Maruchan. - perryabedor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 134 6807, Baja California Sur

Mexico’s Boat Show and Marine Products and Services Fair – The returning Cabo Marine Show is poised for growth in its continuing mission to establish Mexico’s leading International Boat Show and Marine Products and Services Fair. A new lineup of exhibitors and a change in venue on the Cabo San Lucas marina reflect an ever-growing segment of Mexico’s robust nautical tourism, boating and yachting market. Event Highlights:

Boating enthusiasts will be flocking to Cabo San Lucas in July to celebrate Cabo Marine Show’s 3rd consecutive year as the only boat show and marine products and services fair on the Baja California peninsula and Mexico’s entire West Coast. The 2012 show will unveil a new location at IGY Marina Cabo San Lucas in front of the Wyndham Cabo San Lucas Resort. A wide variety of exhibitors will be showcasing their products on the marina boardwalk between Docks K and M and in the water at L-Dock. The show will also feature an all new shore-side Boat Market for second-hand and used vessels. This will take place in the Las Villas de Mexico parking lot behind Plaza Nautica, a few steps from K-Dock.

The Cabo Marine Show will take place July 5-7, 2012, beginning at 3pm on the beautiful Cabo San Lucas marina in front of the Wyndham Cabo San Lucas Resort. Admission is free to the general public. For more information visit the Cabo Marine Show website at www.cabomarineshow.com. You can also follow the show on Facebook for weekly highlights www.facebook.com/CaboMarineShow. For exhibitor sales and hotel accommodations please contact: MAA+Eventos at +52 (55) 5563-5386 or by e-mail at info [- at -] maaseventos.com

Libreria El Tecolote - The Only Book Store In Town - Serving the best espresso in town - steaming hot or icy cold. Try our special Teco-latte!
The Only juice bar in town serving exotic and heathy vegetable and fruit juices and smoothies with local organic produce as available and locally home made yogurt.
And, of course, Mom's freshly baked goodies!
Monday thru Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Phone: 145-0295 - Kate Lewis, katemlewis [- at -] yahoo.com, El Tecolote, Todos Santos.

Surfing Lessons At Cerritos BCS - Learn to surf from an excellent staff of seasoned professionals. Current professional surfers or a 1-time United States Surfing Team member are ready to show you how to take the bull by the horns, and show you the reason you were put on this freeking Earth. Quit being such a crybaby, and call us right now for times, dates, and availabilities. Price includes surfboard for the day, wetsuit (if needed), instructor for a two-hour period, and all the fun you can possibly muster in a fun-filled day. $75.00 USD or $750 pesos. Ask for Maruchan. - perryabedor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-134-6807 from U.S. 011-521-612-134-6807, Baja California Sur


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Misc. Sales and Services Available


1984 Volkswagon Vanagon Engine For Sale - Great shape and mostly complete. Some extra parts are included. $900.00 USD. - Maruchan, perryabedor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 134 6807, Baja California Sur

The Healing Arts Center of Todos Santos - is a community of health professionals, working together to offer services to support clients on the journey towards balance & well-being, expand awareness in 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 empower 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. 1sheurchin [- at -] gmail.com 612-151-7026
Massage - Kurtis Parsons puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com 612-169-2095
Acutonics (Sound Healing) - Lynn Wedekind tuneintuit [- at -] gmail.com 612-151-3051
Reiki - Allison Eaton info [- at -] allisoneaton.com, www.allisoneaton.com, 612-152-3896
Counseling & 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
T'ai Chi & Qi Gong Classes - Rhoda Jacobs barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com 612-157-6088
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
Multiservicios "la Palma" - Have documents/packages to send to the US/Canada via UPS from Todos Santos? We have you covered right here in town! Visit us at Multiservicios "La Palma" right across from the restaurant La Esquina. We are authorized UPS shippers and you will receive a UPS receipt as well as receive updates via internet directly from UPS on your shipment right until it arrives at the destination. Shipments generally take two to three days to arrive in the States from the time UPS picks them up. If you need to receive a document, it can be sent directly to our store by UPS and be held here for you. We speak English, have full internet service with excellent equipment, can reproduce color copies, do reductions or enlargements and scan documents for you and are well-stocked for your stationery needs. We invite you to visit us! - Ruben and Lety. papepalma [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-178-0039
Not Getting The Local Network Channels? - If you're not receiving the "Big Four" local network channels (ABC, CBS, NBC, AND FOX) through your Dish Network receiver in Mexico, we can help. Now, you can receive local networks in Standard Definition from San Francisco and/ or New York anywhere in Mexico (or the US!).
New York Local Network Channels - $12.99/mo.    
Channel # Network
WCBS TV 2 - CBS New York
WNBC TV 4 - NBC New York
WNYW TV 5 - FOX New York
WABC TV 7 - ABC New York
San Francisco Local Network Channels - $12.99/mo.
Channel # Network
KTVU TV 2 - FOX San Francisco
KPIX TV 5 - CBS San Francisco
KGO TV 7 - ABC San Francisco
KNTV TV 11 - NBC San Francisco
NY and SF Local Network Channels (8 channels total) - $14.99 per month.
The monthly fee for the programming service is automatically debited to your credit card each month directly by the service provider. You can also put your account on vacation hold or terminate your account at any time directly with the service provider. There is a one-time fee for setting up your Local Network service of $100 US, plus $25 for each additional receiver up to a maximum of four receivers per account. The olympics are coming, don't wait! For more information, please contact us at: - Baja Satellite, alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, www.bajasatellite.com/local-network-channels-in-baja-mexico-dn.asp
Accounting Services In Todos Santos - 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


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


House For Rent - Furnished house for rent very close to the beach. 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom. Stop by and see it for yourself. - Mireille Nzohabona, mimikeys2001 [- at -] yahoo.fr, 612-100-7805, Todos Santos

Buy While Land Is Down - Land for sale by owner, near Los Planes, Cortez side of Baja. 2000 meter road front rustic lots, power and water 350 feet away. Fertile soil, 10 minutes to beaches, 1 mile to town. Near green builder school. Quiet area, private holding (not ejido), clear titles. $14k USD cash, $19k financed 3 years, 25% down, 3% interest. Larger parcels available at $2 dollars/meter. - Randy Echter, rke1951 [- at -] gmail.com, www.bajagreenbuilder.com, 612-154-0485, 612-868-0307, La Paz

Las Tunas Lots / Fire Sale - Las Tunas adjoining lots priced for immediate sale. Just north of Camino International on Las Playitas, the newly confirmed, to be paved, road to La Pastora. 2 adjoining lots: Ocean side of road: 1552 meters and 1632 meters. Electric / town/eijdo water access on borderlines, could not be closer. Priced below market [- at -] $33 usd per meter. Deep discount for buying both! No agents please! dakindig [- at -] wisc.edu

Commercial Opportunity In Todos Santos - Rare property available in the center of Todos Santos. Just a half block down from the legendary Hotel California, in the Historic District of Todos Santos.

Comercial and/or residential, this ocean view property is an ideal location for uses including office, gallery or studio, restaurant, coffee house, or nightclub. The large 922 sq. meter property could also be developed into town homes, condos, hotel or apartments and/or retail.

Exclusively listed by Pescadero Properties at $349,000 USD

For more information - local cel: 612 348 5468 - US Line: 310 622 4497 - roc [- at -] pescadero-properties.com, www.pescadero-properties.com, Todos Santos

Beach Front Home On Central Pacific Coast - $125,000. Bahia Asuncion is a beautiful fishing town located on the Pacific Ocean within the Vizcaino Biosphere, and offers a year round comfortable climate. Two bedroom, 1 bath house includes a Laundry Room, Walled Patio and Yard. PLUS a Separate Large Guest Room with a Private Bathroom -- so a total of three bedrooms and 2 baths. Bodega/ Large Storage Room; Electricity and Municipal Water; Most of the furnishings are included. Brand new roof.

The lot is 20 by 43.99 meters (879.89 square meters) and is beach front. The current house and guest room are built toward the back of the lot which leaves lots of room for another house, vacation rentals, or ? Lots of potential in an area that is increasing in tourism since the road in now paved. Also a great place to buy with partners to be there together or at separate times.

Excellent fishing, surf areas, mountain biking, desert explorations, and miles and miles of empty beaches. All reasonable offers will be considered. Photos of the house and property are here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/60266763 [- at -] N05/. For more about Bahia Asuncion, check out http://www.bahiaasuncion.ORG. - John Trotter, trotterjd [- at -] hotmail.com, United States


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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted

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Van Heading To Van - Heading north to Vancouver in the next week or so in VW van with space for passengers and/or cargo; happy to help if I can! Timing flexible within a few days either way. Route flexible. BC, WA, OR, CA, NV, ID, UT, AZ destinations considered. - Mark Lasanowski, mark [- at -] marklasanowski.ca, 612.137.2845, Todos Santos

Getting Desperate. Please Help - Hi. i neeed to get my dog back to Vancouver Island. She is currently in the Pescadero area. I cannot fly her as there are heat restrictions now in effect. I am looking for someone who is driving to B.C. who is willing to do me this enormous favor. I am willing to pay for your trouble. She is a really good girl, about 40 pounds, not too big. Any info that might help would be greatly appreciated. Please help me! katyeorose [- at -] yahoo.ca

Anyone Need A Ride From La To Cabo? - Mid May to June - Looking to move down to Cabo with flexible dates between mid May and the end of June. This will be my first trip through Baja so really hoping for someone who has done this before or to join a caravan heading across the border and down to LP or preferably Cabo. I have two dogs so if we are riding together, will be great if you like dogs too! - M Currie, macurrie [- at -] bellsouth.net, Baja California Sur


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Please! - We are leaving soon and have to find homes for four, 7-week old kittens. Box trained, eating solids, will make good housers or mousers. Black, black with a white spot on chest, grey, and grey tabby. Please help. Thank you. - Todd, toddgerson [- at -] ymail.com, 6121524494, Pescadero

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