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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, October 12, 2012 -- Weekend Edition
Featured Events This Week    
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Todos Santos Fiestas Tradicionales 2012 - The Festival will be held every day thru Sunday, October 14.
  • Friday, Oct 12: 9:00 p.m. Festival Artistico Cultural in the public plaza - classical guitar by maestro Armando Herrero; 10:00 p.m. - Baile Popular - Dancing in the public plaza to three groups: Tiranos del Norte, Nuevos Surenos and Contrinkntes
  • Saturday, Oct. 13: 8:00 p.m Festival Artistico Cultural in the public plaza - Ballet Folklorico, and vocal group Temedehua; 9:00 p.m. - Baile Popular - Dancing in the public plaza to three groups: La Algodonera, Travesia del Norte and Instinto Norteno
  • Sunday, Oct. 14: 7:00 a.m. Punta Lobos Fishing Tournament; 10:00 a.m Music at Punta Lobos, 11:00 a.m. Arrival of the Cabalgata Horse Riders from La Paz and blessing of the horses at the church; 1:00 p.m. Horse show and exhibition at the baseball stadium; 3:00 p.m. Cock fights at the auditorium; 8:30 p.m. Festival Artistico Cultural in the public plaza - singers Eduardo Reyes, Teresita Agundez and duet Carlos & Brenda Reyes; 9:30 p.m. - Baile Popular - Dancing in the public plaza to three groups: Los Compadres de Sinaloa, Revalacion Musical and Los Jilgueros de San Blas
There will be carnival rides and games every day next to the Church and Hotel California. - The Baja Western Onion

Calendar Of Art Events - We are putting together a calendar of visual art events taking place in Todos Santos for the 2012/2013 winter season. The calendar will be posted around town and will be on the website listed below. If you would like to be included in the calendar, please email the date, time, name and location of the event to roxannesparks [- at -] yahoo.com. This information needs to be concise. Please refer to the website to see how the information will be displayed. Anything too long will be abbreviated without your prior approval. It remains your responsibility to promote and/ or advertise your event. The cut off date to be included on the calendar (printed and website) is October 20th. - Diane Knight

Concierge - Don’t Miss Your Chance to Advertise in this Premier Annual Publication! 2013 Edition – Publishing Early January. This Second Edition Offers:
  • The Same Great Layout – Travel Guide Followed By Categorical Advertising Chapters
  • A New “Local Annual Festivals & Events” Travel Guide Section
  • Continued Regional Distribution to La Paz, Los Cabos, El Triunfo & Cabo Pulmo
Let your business sit on the night stand in all our local hotel rooms, at the Concierge desks of the most prestigious hotels, and shops, in La Paz & the Cabo Corridor. Advertising Deadline – October 22, 2012. - Brenda Casillas, conciergetodossantos [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-141-6297

Reopening Of Galeria Alas Y Olas - We would like to announce the reopening of our Galeria Alas & Olas this week after a restful and restorative month off . Daphna and Jennifer are back in full force with beautiful new clothes designed by Daphna, a wide selection of artesenias and new visions of art by Jennifer.

Also, mark on your calendars the reception of " Colorful Realm" with artists Jennifer Power and guest artist Eric Durazo on Friday February 1, 2012 - 3:00pm-6:00pm. Alas y Olas Gallery is on calle Juarez just a 1/2 a block west of Hotel California in Todos Santos. Please join us in our reception and step into their unique worlds of imagination and color! "Colorful Realm" will be on display in our Gallery through out the month of February. - Contact: Daphna Jindrich, alasyolasgallery [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0789. - Daphna Jindrich, alasyolasgallery [- at -] hotmail.com, alasyolasgallery.webs.com, 145-0789, Todos Santos

Michael's At The Gallery - Open Friday - Saturday Evenings from 6:30PM. Reservations appreciated. - Michael Cope, 612-145-0500, mplcope [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Organic Gardening For Beginners Workshop (in English) - The nonprofit organization Raíz De Fondo A.C. based in La Paz B.C.S. announce its new workshop: Organic Gardening For Beginners over the course of two Saturdays, the 20th and 27th of October. The event will take place in the Community Garden Sabores De La Tierra, located at Nayarit #41, Col. Manglito, about a half block from the beach where the old cement plant. The workshop will start at 8:30 am and end at 1:00 pm both days.

If you are interested in starting your organic home garden, here on the Peninsula this introductory course will give you the steps to do it regardless of space and soil conditions (or lack there of). In this workshop we will visit themes such as: basics of organic gardening, soil improvement, composting, plant physiology, garden design, planting, garden maintenance, disease management, seed saving, and container gardening.

The workshop is free and open to the public. We do suggest a voluntary donation of $100 pesos. Raíz de Fondo, is a nonprofit organization that engages the community of La Paz and other regions in Baja California Sur in community development, organic gardening and nutrition. For more information visit: www.raizdefondo.org - Cecilia Cortina, raizdefondo [- at -] gmail.com, http://raizdefondo.org, (612) 140 07 87, Baja California Sur

Music, Fun And Food - Great relaxing atmosphere in downtown Pescadero at Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. for great Beer, Food, and Music. Also homemade Root Beer, Cream Soda & Ginger Ale, Great floats.

Live Music every Sunday from 4-7pm, Dinner and a Movie every Thursday at 7pm. Hrs are 3-10pm except Sunday from 1-8pm, closed Mondays.

We have Pool and Board Games. Air Conditioning. If you are looking for a meeting place for a club or gathering, we have room, please contact: Robert Dale, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534, Pescadero

Busco Un Buen Trabajo - He trabajado en limpieza cuidado y busco lo mejor. - Krishna Mariela Leon Carrillo, www.krriizzcaarriilloo [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-139-5871, Todos Santos

New Food Kiosk In TS - New food stand "Los Quesabrosas" seems to be an instant hit with locals. All corn tortillas and gorditas are made by hand just before serving . Traditional huitlacoche, flor de calabaza, Rajas , and many other fillings. Lots of vegetarian choices as well. Typical taco stand prices. Everything home made and delicious. Check it out Monday to Friday 9 to 4 pm. The white stand at the corner of Colegio Militar and Hidalgo St's . ( across from the Comex paint store) - Amy Parra, Parratownsend [- at -] hotmail.com

Paper Tile Mosaic Art Workshop - Come enjoy a day of leisure, fun, creativity and food, while learning the art of paper tile mosaic! Class includes materials except magazines, please bring four high quality slick paper magazines(Architectural Digest, Vogue, Vanity Fair.) A yummy homemade meal and fabulous dessert is served. Come Saturday, 20 of October, 9ish to 5ish at Nanette's gallery/art studio. Cost is 1,100 pesos. Class limited to 8 participants.(next class is in December, watch for ad) - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Driving South Across The Border W/dog - Does anyone out there have experience crossing the border by car into Mexico with a dog? I have the required papers for entering the US 6 weeks ago but no one even asked or looked. Now I want to come home to TS. How is it going south? Thanks, Janel. janelb3 [- at -] yahoo.com

Skype Worm Infecting Computers - Skype has a potential threat, countermeasures.trendmicro.eu/skype-worm-spreading-fast/ this worm can hold your computer randsome. Obviously if you receive a strange message from a friend do not click on it. Here is the one "lol is this your new profile pic? h__p://goo.gl/{BLOCKED}5q1sx?img=username" or "moin, kaum zu glauben was für schöne fotos von dir auf deinem profil h__p://goo.gl/{BLOCKED}5q1sx?img=username" I think everyone by now has some sort of virus blocker here is a link to microsofts free one windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/products/security-essentials safe computing dean at www.la-ventana.info - Courtesy of the VentanaView - The Baja Western Onion

Velcro Hide A Key Found At Cerritos Beach Parking Lot - Found Oct. 8th under the shade palms by the restaurant a car key in a 2"x3" velcro black pouch with "Key Wallet" written in a picture of a key. Call 612-134-8683 if you think it is yours. Also, I still have my trailer, frig. and washer for sale. - David Ballard, davidballard [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-134-8683, Pescadero

Seeking Rescue Dog Transportation Help - Baja Dogs La Paz, a non profit dog rescue group in La Paz, is always seeking volunteer transporters for rescue dogs to be brought up north. If you are interested to help bring a dog up to LA, Seattle, BC, or Calgary, please email transport [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org with your information (e.g., departure date and time). Many thanks from furry friends for your kind help! fosteradog [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org
Lawn Mower Wanted - Anyone have or know of a used mower to rent or buy? Prefer one with grass catcher. - Larry, todoslarry [- at -] gmail.com, 612-137-9229

Hotel California - Saturday October 13th Live Music featuring
BLUZ XPOZION
Music, Margaritas, Beers, and Dancing! Join us at 8pm. No Cover.
Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar
After a good rest and an inspiring summer, CHEF DANY is back with his team to please your palates this season.
Santo Vino re-opens on October 15th. The passion fruit margaritas will be complementary that evening.
Open 7 days a week 5 -11 pm.
Keep up with the latest Hotel California info by joining our facebook fan page
Follow us on facebook - , info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612.145.0525, Todos Santos

Buzzbee's Fishing Tournament - The Buzzbee's annual fishing tournament is being held again this year, we had to skip last year due to work schedule. It is open to all beach launchable boats and will be held in the first 2 weeks of November. It will be a 2 day event with and awards dinner and weigh in each day. It was a fun event we had about 25 entrants at the last one. Anyone interested please go to our facebook page at the following web address: www.facebook.com/Buzzbeesfishing. - Scott Hession, downunderhats [- at -] hotmail.com, www.facebook.com/Buzzbeesfishing, Pescadero

Help Needed Please - Does any good neighbor know where I can find tahini and quinoa In La Paz or Los Cabos? Thanks. - Joy Obrien, allie_todossantos [- at -] yahoo.com

Casting Call At Teatro Luna Azul - Saturday Oct. 13, 2pm. Special Invitation for all who are interested in being involved in our upcoming play “ Return of the Light”.  If you would like to perform we are looking for local people, bilingual is best but not necessary, a village of characters so different ages.  Plus younger people who are movement oriented, perhaps do yoga or surf.  Behind the scenes - we are looking for people who would like to help make oversized puppets and masks.  Get involved!  contact bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com 

  Invitación especial a todos los interesados en participar en la próxima obra " El Regreso de la Luz". Si te interesa integrarte al grupo, estamos buscando gente local de diferentes edades, que entiendan o quieran aprender un poquito de inglés. Gente ágil y fuerte para moverse en escena. Igualmente necesitamos conformar un equipo de producción para hacer unas máscaras y unas marionetas gigantes para la obra. ¡Anímense! Contáctenos: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com 

Movie Night at Teatro Luna Azul Friday Oct. 12: 'Intouchable' Funny, witty, uplifting" Beef Bourguignon for dinner at 6pm. Movie at sunset. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, http.tsbmp.blogspot.com

Baja Biscuits Is Back! - We will be at Cañada del Diablo every Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm. We have our crispy apple fritters, delicious breakfast skillets and breakfast sandwiches for breakfast. For lunch, try our Grilled Italian sausage sandwich with onions and peppers, or our pulled BBQ pork sandwich. Each comes with creamy coleslaw. We hope all had a good summer, and we look forward to seeing everyone this season, and we hope to fill your craving with our down-home food. We will also have all your favorite sausages available to buy frozen. - Ace Shawver, aceandlinda [- at -] yahoo.com, (612) 149-3572, Baja California Sur

Medical Emergency Requires Owner To Find Person To Care For Dog During Absence. - If you have a place to care for a very friendly Stafferdshire Terrier for up to 6 months it would be greatly appreciated if you would please contact Steve 612-169-1944 ASAP - Steve Stratton, ststrat444 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-169-1944

Yoga Classes With Jessica Will Resume! - As of Thursday, the 18th of October, Yoga at the Hotelito will be restarting. Classes will continue to be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9am. Please email with any questions or comments! - Jessica Huff, jwhYoga [- at -] facebook.com, 612-13-95862, Todos Santos

Hotel Casa Tota And La Santeña In Downtown Todos Santos - Please join us at Hotel Casa Tota for live salsa music, dinner and dancing for our first anniversary party! October 20th, 2012.

Limited tickets are $500MXN or $35USD per person and include dinner, dancing, two drinks, live salsa music, anniversary cake and surprises. (Hopefully not the kind where Miguel throws everyone in the pool)

Buffet dinner: Paella, Hotel Casa Tota style fish, salads, regional sweets and anniversary cake. Your drink choices are two mojitos, tequilas, glasses of wine or cerveza...and are included to help you to the dance floor. Not that you need a drink to dance, but it doesn't hurt, now, does it?

To reserve your spot and buy your tickets please call 145.0590 or 612.147.9332 or come by Hotel Casa Tota! See you on the dance floor at Hotel Casa Tota! HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612 145 0590, Todos Santos

BBQ-er Sought - I am looking for a half barrel BBQ. email only Thanks. buckner57_3 [- at -] msn.com - Chuck Buckner, buckner57_3 [- at -] msn.com

Martvet Spay/neuter Clinic - Please remind your Mexican friends and neighbors that they can have their cats and dogs spayed or neutered on the following Sundays: Oct. 14, 21 and 28. A $100 pesos donation is requested. Dr. Dave's offices are 1/2 block south of Baraja Tacos. No food 12 hours before surgery and pet must be at least 4 mos. old. No surgery without an appointment so call now - 145-0002 - and make an appointment.

Esterilizaciones de peros y gatos los dias 14, 21, 28 de Octubre. Trae a tu mascota en ayunas de 12 horas. A partir de 4 meses en adelante, machos y hembras. Officinas estan Degollado 58 e/Raul a. Carrillo y Cuauhtemoc a un lado del laboratorio. Citas - 145-0002. Cooperacion $100. - David Martinez, 145-0002, Todos Santos

Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving. There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food. Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250


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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, October 12
Festival del Dia de Nuestra Señora del Pilar / Todos Santos Foundation Festival - 5 days of celebration around Todos Santos, celebrating the founding of Todos Santos and her patron saint, Pilar. Food, Music, arts, dancing and more. October 13 and 14 parade and horse show. Details to Follow.

Public Dharma Talk - 7:00 pm., La Arca, Todos Santos. "Buddhist Practices of long life and modern studies of longevity" by Grigory Mokhin. Donation. All welcome. Please email for further information. - Tsegyalgar West Buddhist Center, 2000.giorgio [- at -] gmail.com, www.tsegyalgarwet.org, Baja California Sur

Movie Night 'Intouchable' - Movie at Sunset, Teatro Luna Azul. 'Intouchables' is a witty, funny and uplifting film, one of the most enjoyable films of the last decade.Dinner at 6pm - Boeuf Bourguignon. Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, tsbmp.blogspot.com

Michael's At The Gallery Reopens - 6:30 PM, Michael will be introducing several new dishes for this season's menu. Come in and enjoy a complimentary margarita or beer with dinner before going out to celebrate "Las Fiestas Patronales de Todos Santos". Vegetarian or Vegan dishes available upon request with one day notice. Reservations please call or email. - Michael Cope, mplcope [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0500, Todos Santos

Live Music At Rumi Garden - Open from 5pm to 10pm, live music from 7PM to 10PM. Every Friday we will have live music for the entire year. - Rumi Garden, Yanggum [- at -] RumiGarden.com, http://www.RumiGarden.com, 612 122 8024, Todos Santos
Saturday, Oct. 13
Casting Call For 'Return Of The Light' - 2pm, Teatro Luna Azul. An original play about the end of the Mayan Calendar, performed in December. Bilingual is good but not necessary. With masks, dance & oversized puppets.. Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, tsbmp.blogspot.com

Hotel California Music and More - Live Music featuring BLUZ XPOZION Music, Margaritas, Beers, and Dancing! Join us at 8pm. No Cover. Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar. Reservations Recommended. - Hotel California, www.facebook.com/hotelcalifornia, info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612.145.0525, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Foundation Festival Continues - 8:00 p.m Festival Artistico Cultural in the public plaza -ballet folklorico, and vocal group Temedehua; 9:00 p.m. - Baile Popular - Dancing in the public plaza to three groups: La Algodonera, Travesia del Norte and Instinto Norteno

La Picazon to Coronado Fun Swim - 7:45 AM, La Picazon Restaurant, five miles from the Desert Inn Hotel, Loreto. 3 mile swim through the Sea of Cortez, supervised by Antares Ecological Group Loreto Bay Natonal Park and the Municipality of Loreto. Water temp. will be around 26° C (78° F). All participants expected to show up at Hotel Oasis on October 12 at 7:00 PM for registration and explanation of the route. $20 Registration fee includes dinner before the swim and light lunch at La Picazon. Information, contact: - info [- at -] picazoncoronado.com, picazoncoronado.com., Loreto
Sunday, October 14
Todos Santos Foundation Festival Continues - 7:00 a.m. Punto Lobos fishing tournament begins; 11:00 a.m. - arrival of cabalgata - blessing of the horses at the church; 1:00 p.m.- horse show and exhibition at the baseball stadium; 3:00 p.m. cock fights at the auditorium; 8:30 p.m. Festival Artistico Cultural in the public plaza - singers Eduardo Reyes, Teresita Agundez and duet Carlos & Brenda Reyes; 9:30 p.m. - Baile Popular - Dancing in the public plaza to three groups: Los Compadres de Sinaloa, Revalacion Musical and Los Jilgueros de San Blas

Spay/Neuter Clinic For Cats And Dogs At Martvet Clinic - At Dr. David's clinic (Degollado 58 e/Raul a. Carrillo y Cuauhtemoc, next to the Laboratory, Todos Santos). Will be repeated Oct. 21 and 28. 100 pesos donation requested. Your pet must not have food 12 hours before surgery, must be at least 4 mos. old and you must have an appointment. Call (145-0002).

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Featured Local Services Directory

Accounting Services
Frimar Group - SECOFI, INM, IMSS, foreign investments, FM2/3, registrations, immigration, property management, utility payments, water, CFE, fideicamisos, water rights. - E.C.M. Raquel Martinez Peralta, frimargroup [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-14-86907, Todos Santos.

Airport Transportation - Errands
Ernesto Miranda - Rides to/from La Paz/SJDC airports, courier services, errands, help dealing with Mexican business and gov't; Car Registrations, TelCel/TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc. - 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com
Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero
Home Furnishings And Storage
La Canada Del Diablo - Furniture, mirrors, spring air mattresses, lamps. Mon ~ Sat. 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069, Todos Santos.
Home Services
Todos Santos Technologies - Water Syetem Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
Online Advertising
Your Business Here! - Put your ad in front of over 3,500 Baja Western Onion Readers twice a week for a little as $5.00 per week. Advertise your business here in our NEW Local Services Directory. More Info HERE
Hotels and Restaurants
Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. - Live music every Sunday, Thursday dinner and a movie. Open 3-10 pm, sundays 1-8 pm, closed mondays. cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534, Pescadero
Hotel Casa Tota And La Santeña - Fine dining, lodging and entertainment. HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612-145-5090, Todos Santos.

Satellite TV And Internet
Baja Satellite - Shaw Direct, Dish Network, HughesNet, V-Sat, Voice Over Internet (VoIP), local networks. - alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, www.bajasatellite.com, (530) 903-4257 (US), (01) 555 351 0882 (Mexico), Baja California
Translation Service
Written And Oral Translations/Paperwork - Fair service at fair prices. Meet me at Instituto de Inglés América (Pescadero)or contact me by phone or e-mail - Pablo Ramirez, pabloram2000 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-151-2385

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Misc. Sales and Services Available



2000 Toyota Solara 4-cyl. - Runs great. Pearl white w/black cloth interior. A/C is excellent! Almost new tires. 201,000 miles & needs catalytic converter before next Calif smog test - May 2014. Very well maintained. No accidents. $2,500. villagedwellers [- at -] yahoo.com

Prime Construction Material For Sale - Compressed earth block machine for sale. Impact 2001A Series, diesel, almost new, selling at half the price. AECT. 70 pink foams 4 feet x 8 feet x 2 inches thick. Great for insulation. $250 pesos each. 130 pieces of Guadua bambu. 6 meters long, 5 inches in diameter. $450 pesos each. 2 Husky cement mixers. $1,700 pesos each. - Patrizio Sorrentino, patriziosorrentino [- at -] gmail.com, 612-1579463, Todos Santos

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. Also offering weekly mail/grocery/supplies pick up in Cabo San Lucas/La Paz for individuals, restaurants and hotels.

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

Transfer your Cabo Mailbox to Todos Santos - If you have Mailbox Service in Los Cabo with a San Ysidro address - why drive to Cabo? It´s easy to transfer your Maibox to our office at La Palma. You will keep the same mailing address including box number - so no change of address is required. At La Palma, in addition to our UPS authorized Mailbox and International Shipping Services, we have a High Speed Internet Cafe and offer SKYPE, Scans, FAX, Copies in Color and B/W including Reductions and Enlargements and a broad variety of Stationery Items. Ruben and Lety look forward to assisting you - English spoken. La Palma (across from La Esquina) Bravo esq. Horizonte. papepalma [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-178-0039

4 Burner Stove/Oven - For Sale nearly new 4 burner black 'MABE' brand Stove/ Oven. 2,500. pesos OBO - Aviel Rush, AviRush [- at -] mac.com, 612-157-8448, Todos Santos

Massage Table For Sale - Massage table, lightly used, in excellent condition, for sale. See marklasanowski.netfirms.com/Table for full-size photos. Was US200, now asking US120 OBO. MXN and CDN accepted too! Contact right away...motivated seller. :) Located in Todos Santos but will make arrangements with the right buyer anywhere in Baja Sur (OK...maybe not Guerrero Negro!). - Mark Lasanowski, mark [- at -] marklasanowski.ca, http://marklasanowski.netfirms.com/Table/, 612-137-2845, Todos Santos

Dark Wood Dining Table And China Hutch - Paid 17,000 Pesos and selling in the next 2 days for 4000 - Liz Tisdell, 6121206804

Ping Pong Table And Home Items For Sale - Brand New Professional Ping Pong Table Paid 5000 3 months ago, NOW 2500 Pesos, Cherry Dining Table and Hutch 5000 Pesos, Microwave 500 Pesos, Brand New B & D Grass Trimmer with attachments 650 Pesos, Multiple Yard tools 600 Pesos, Air Mattresses - 2 sizes with pump 300 Pesos, Decorative Floor Lamp & matching telescopic end table 1300 Pesos PAID 9000, Decorative Wall Art Painting 800 Pesos, Full Sets of China, Dishware, Pots, Pans and Utensils 4000 Pesos, Brand New Industrial Construction Lamp 1000 Pesos, POOL - 6 months old-Above ground 8 meters by 1 meter Round - 3000 Pesos, Koblenz Vacuum 400 Pesos red, 600 blue, Kids Play Table for two 300 Pesos, Various plants, Other items like electrical cords and tools and More... - Vince Stone, 6121539001

For Sale: Baja Bug - 1965 VW Baja Bug; full body, tube chassis, disc brakes, power steering, winch, bucket seats, fully guaged, 1988 cc engine, sony stero and much more. Professionally built in US, 3000 miles. $5,000US Must see to appreciate, Pescadero. Contact via email. - Rick Flood, oldflood [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

Utility Trailer, Washer, Refer - Brand new 12x5 foot flatbed trailer with 1 foot high side rails. $999. Medium size whirlpool refer, $100. Kenmore Washer, $50. Buy trailer and we throw in Washer and Refer. See photos at https://picasaweb.google.com/111381491372831390189/UtilityTrailerWasherRefer - David De La Valle, whatbarrett [- at -] yahoo.com, https://picasaweb.google.com/111381491372831390189/UtilityTrailerWasherRefer, 612-134-8683, Pescadero

News From La Canada Del Diablo - We are back and preparing for an upcoming season bigger and better then ever. We shopped hard, and now we have to clear our last years merchandise, to make room for the shipments that will be arriving soon. Come help us. Come save a ton of money. Come by and say hello. If you are new in town, come by and introduce yourself.

The last works of Charles Stewart, Todos Santos' founding foreign artist, have been discounted 20%. (Payment in the United States can be arranged). There are only a few remaining pieces. Own a piece of Todos Santos history.

The Todos Santos Fire Department, who by the way, (with the help of many other wonderful people) saved La Canada Del Diablo from burning to the ground this summer, are collecting donations of anything they can sell at this years 10th Annual World Class Garage Sale, scheduled for December 15 th. You may drop off your donations here at La Canada Del Diablo, in the storage unit area. The moneys earned, will go to help maintain and replace equipment. Our Fire Department needs our help. Thank you.

Have you been thinking about opening a business? Do you need a liquor license? Let's talk. - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069, Baja California Sur

Wheelchair Van/trailEr - 2001 e 250 van fully loaded, 193000 klm's runs awsum, side lift with barn doors, 45000 obo. 1993 sierra cobra 24ft travel trailor fully loaded and many updates professionaly done sept 2011,10000 obo - Jay Douglas, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, Baja California Sur
Shipping Furniture Or Goods To Mexico ? - Freight Forwarder,customs clearance Voted "Best in Baja" 25 years experience, Courteous,Trustworthy, Professional. Importing your precious goods to Mexico can be complex and intimidating. Let me show you how to keep your costs down. - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, www.monicapagelogistics.com, 619-666-4529

Do You Need Home Services? - Electronic equipment repair, mechanical work, installation of mirrors and fittings, soldering of doors and windows, etc. Contact us, we are a team of prefesionals. Tel. 612-168-3318. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

Necesitas algun servicio a domicilio? Reparación de equipos electrónicos, trabajos mecanicos, instalación de espejos y herrajes, soldadura de puertas y ventanas, etc. Contactanos, somos un equipo de prefesionales. Cel. 612-168-3318. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

Large Pool And New Ping Pong Table For Sale - Recently New 8 Meter above ground Steel Construction Pool and 1 meter high is for sale right now at half of what we paid 3 months ago. German Made Professional Ping Pong Table is for sale right now at half of what we paid 3 months ago. - Elizabeth Tisdell, 612-153-9001

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For available Shaw Direct channels, go here: www.bajasatellite.com/shaw-direct-satellite-tv-program-listings.asp. We set up your programming account directly with Shaw Direct, allowing you to manage your account directly. For Shaw Direct programming and monthly subscription rates, go here: www.bajasatellite.com/ShawDirectProgramming.asp.
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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted


Huge Home 1 Block From The Beach For Rent - 100% Solar And Fully Furnitured - Exquisite Hacienda style home in Agua Blanca (Northern TS) for long term rental:$700.00 month. No House sitters, serious inquiries only please. Available this October. - Eduardo Reyes, info [- at -] villasaguablanca.com, www.villasaguablanca.com/House.html, 612-149-8903, Todos Santos

Relax By The Ocean - Located 2 miles from the center of Todos Santos & 1 block from the Pacific, this 2nd floor guest suite is available for short or long-term rental from Nov-June. Sleeps 3, private entrance & deck, ocean & mountain views, with coffee maker, microwave, mini-fridge, WiFi, DVD/movies. Check www.perfectplaces.com for complete details & photos. - Joy Obrien, allie_todossantos [- at -] yahoo.com

House For Rent--Long Term - 2 bedroom 1 bath. Fenced yard. Pets welcome. Pool. Fruit trees. $600 a month. A/C Furnished. Please contact for details. 5 minute walk to town - Eva, theranchkidz [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos


Price Reduced To $232,000.00 For Quick Sale! - This beautiful new home is located in El Comitan, 15 minutes from La Paz (on the baja). It has a beautiful separate upper suite with private entrance. The upper suite is 710sq ft with 1 bedroom and 3 piece bathroom.

Beautiful roof top deck is an additional 436 sq. ft. Main floor is 1260 sq. ft with 2 bedrooms and a 3 piece bathroom. Has a large front porch and a cement 2 car carport. The in ground swimming pool is 14’ x24’ x 5 ‘. The property is secured with a plaster wall around the property line and iron gates.

For further information Contact Kent Hansen in La Paz at 612-124-8480 or email to kenthansen [- at -] shaw.ca


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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/submitarticle.asp
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Driving South To Todos - We will be leaving Ensenada on Saturday morning, 8am. 3 seats available in 2 vehicles. Some space for luggage too. We will arrive in Todos on Mon or Tues. No rushing. Help with gas appreciated. - Perla, perlararemex [- at -] gmail.com, 612 176 1910, Baja California Norte

Caravan From San Diego Oct. 13 - Hi. I am looking to caravan with someone from San Diego to Todos Santos on October 13th. I am slightly flexible on dates so if a departure later would work better for you, that is an option. I can leave up to 2 days later than the 13th. gravitygirl007 [- at -] hotmail.com

Caravan Later This Month - Seeking to ride behind someone who drives sane and knows the camp spots down Baja. I'm very flexible. Want to leave anytime from Oct. 15th- Nov. 1st. Call 605-877-0229. Tracie. fancypants219 [- at -] ymail.com, 605-877-0229, United States

Leaving Los Angeles For San Jose Del Cabo - Senior woman with sweet dog driving to San Jose del Cabo from Los Angeles/San Diego crossing Tecate beg. Nov. looking to caravan with another car. Done the drive many times taking 3 nights on the way down possible one night in TS not in a rush, more into enjoying the trip. bajadome [- at -] hotmail.com, San Jose Del Cabo

Will Drive Your Vehicle To Baja Late October ~ Early November - Responsible couple with perfect driving record available to drive your vehicle down to Baja Sur some time late October/early November. Ideal pick-up from the Olympic Peninsula or Los Angeles but any location down the west coast is an option. - Sasha Landis, jacqueline.mention [- at -] gmail.com, Los Barriles

Driving From New Mexico Early November - I plan on driving to Baja early November, via Tucson, Los Mochas, ferry to La Paz. Looking for a rider to share the ride. - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, 828 380 0122 US cell#

Driving From New Mexico - I will be driving from New Mexico to Todos Santos via Arizona - Baja Ferry - La Paz, sometime mid November. Looking for a rider to share driving/expenses. - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, 828-380-0122

Arizona To The Baja Via Baja Ferries - Looking for anyone wanting to caravan over the border at Nogales, late November or early December. I speak fluent Spanish and can help with your translations. I drive with my two dogs and take the Baja Ferry. Please let me know if you plan on driving down my schedule can be flexible. Sylvia - Sylvia L. Ossa, treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com, 928-202-4926, Los Barriles

Caravan From San Diego To Southern Baja - Looking to leave last couple of days in December. Crossing border [- at -] 7 am. Traveling with dog and planning to take about three days driving during daylight hours. - M. Lautischer, Tazdevil67 [- at -] hotmail.com


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

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Tiny Kittens Need Loving Home - We rescued two tiny kittens dumped with the garbage 3 weeks ago. They appear to be 4 to 5 weeks old now. One of them is eating solid food but they both still need the bottle. They are very affectionate, alert and playful. We adore them but can't keep them. Can you give them a loving home? - Cheryl, allinharmony [- at -] gmail.com, 612-114-7446

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


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