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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Featured Events This Week    
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    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun



Meal Delivery - Hogar Del Nino - Any person interested in being a part of the meal delivery program for Hogar del Nino please contact Lisa Welsch at: LWelsch [- at -] CBRiveras.com. The meal program involves preparing a dish or complete meal for 25 children which you or a group of individuals prepare/organize and deliver to the Hogar at 12:30 in the afternoon during the week. This is the time when the children have their "plato fuerte" (main meal) Please let me know if you would like to form a group of friends and or volunteer to join a group to deliver once a month/week or one-time donation. Your generous support and good cooking will put a smile on these kids faces and leave a warm place in their heart. - Lisa Welsch, LWelsch [- at -] CBRiveras.com, http://padrinoproject.com/?page_id=42, 612-140-1414

Flash--Stolen Suburban on Sunday, 11-4-12 - Sat night or early Sunday Morn from La Ribera a 1987 Chevy Diesel Suburban Blue w/ oxodized hood. So Dakota plates 19GU14. Contact Tio Von 624-130-0372 (not a cell phone) or tiovon [- at -] hotmail.com *** REWARD ***

Singles Social Mixer - Noon-2 PM, November 14, Baja Beans, El Pescadero. Back at Beans for November, 2nd Wednesdays of the month--casual, no expectations, social mixer. - Al lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Enjoy - Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere in downtown Pescadero at micro brewery  Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. We serve great beer &  eats, with live music every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.  We are well known for our home brewed Root Beer, Cream Soda, Ginger Ale and our old fashioned floats. 

New Hours -  Open Everyday  12-10pm ~ except Sunday - close 8pm 
                        Saturdays - Open mic 4pm
                        Sundays - Blues and Brews, our in-house band, 4-7pm
                        Wednesdays - Open mic 4pm 
                        Thursdays - Dinner and a Movie - movie 7pm

Enjoy Pool and Board Games in air conditioned comfort. The perfect meeting place for your club or gathering.
   - Bob Dale, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com , cerritosbeachbrewing.workpress.com, 612 102-1534

Carlito's Place In Pescadero Now Open! - Carlitos cham serves up food without borders. Perhaps because he grew up in a bicultural Chinese/ Mexican home, he feels free to create unique Fusions. The common ingredients is freshness. Carlitos is a culinary genius who combines flavors with passion, boldness and flair. - Asian Fusion-sushi Bar Open 1:00 p.m. Closed On Monday, brianda-aguilar [- at -] live.com.mx, Reservations ph 612.137.9419, Baja California Sur

Winter Retreats At Rancho Las Cruces - Announcing TWO Winter Yoga Retreats at Rancho Las Cruces! $200 Early Registration by Dec. 5. Offering Group Rates. Come find the Paradise of your Dreams!
  1. January 21- January 27, 2013
  2. January 28- February 2, 2013
Two private haciendas on 20,000 acres of beach, desert, mountains and islands. How could you not relax! The retreats are packaged to include lodging, three meals a day with fresh juices and smoothies as well. On-site yoga instruction, activities, entertainment and more! Check out the website for details! - Nina Ornstein, info [- at -] paraisoadventures.com, http://paraisoadventures.com/retreaats/activities/, 212-677-3763, La Paz
Sukis Ready to Open! - Hi everyone, We have been cleaning and are ready to open on the 6th of Nov from 5PM to 9PM. Suki has some new dishes on the menu so come and see how you like authentic korean food. Everyone have a nice day. - Suki Lim, (612)145-0847

Hotel California - Saturday November 10th
Live Music featuring Bluz Xplosion.
Margaritas and Dancing start at 8pm.

Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar
Hours 5 PM to 11 PM Daily. Reservations Recommended

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

Farmer's Market Wednesdays At La Esquina - Every Wednesday, starting November 7th, 2012, 9am-12pm at La Esquina, Todos Santos. Come out and support your community by buying locally at La Esquina's Farmer's Market. Enjoy live, latin guitar played by Antonio, good vibes a variety of venders from BCS. - La Esquina hola [- at -] laesquinats.com, 612 145 0851, www.laesquinats.com

Small Works Christmas Art Show - Artists please note the change - we have decided to expand the size of works for the Cafelix show on Dec. 13th to no larger that 12 inches on a side plus frame - pricing no more than $150. Remember that work needs to be brought to Cafelix on Monday, Dec 10th between 11 - 1 -- opening reception on Thursday, Dec. 13th at 6:00 follows Doug West's Meet the Artist presentation at 5:00 - Tori Sepulveda, oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Fishing Charters - Why deal with a middleman? Come direct to the owner/operator
  • Fully Registered Sportsfishing Company
    • Bilingual Crew
      • Top Quality Tackle and Gear
Whether game fishing or whale watching, contact us for your ocean adventures. Visit our website for full details: www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com.

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

Pura Vida Health Food Store & Deli Winter Hours! - Its that time of year again, and Pura Vida Health Food Store is in full swing. Starting today; Pura Vida will be open EVERYDAY of the week from 10-6! Sundays 11-3. We look forward to seeing your vibrant smiles. Without this amazing community that we all share, Pura Vida would not exist. Thank for your continued support and dedication to a healthier lifestyle. Please come see our new location on the same property. We have many new items and our Alkaline Purifier is back up with brand new filters! See you soon! - Joella & Kurtis, puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com

Help! For ALMA - We are almost out of transporation crates! A.L.M.A. Desperately needs some assistance getting 15 crates here from LA - Now! Otherwise our cute little four legged friends will have no way to get to their "forever families". If you are driving down on the 5, we can COME TO YOU along the way with crates to be transported. If you are flying out of LAX and have a soft sided suitcase or duffel bag type carrier, we will come to LAX to put your case inside our (Very Clean) kennel and pick up the kennel from you once you arrive! Please call or email Sheila or Janel at 624-137-7683 (MX cell), (818) 612-3863 (US cell) or email janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com Muchas Gracias! - Sheila Marshall, janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-137-7683, Los Barriles

Come Get Your Chocolate On - The World's Finest Fudge Sauce will be sampled at Que Rico, downtown Todos Santos across from Paloma ice cream store, on Wednesday Nov 7th from 2 to 4 pm. Dark, rich chocolate fudge sauce to dip fresh fruit in, drizzle over ice cream or by the spoonful at midnight when no one is looking. Now available at Que Rico and made locally. - Vicki Fisk, vickifisk [- at -] gmail.com

Hotel Casa Tota And La Santeña In Downtown Todos Santos - Please join us to celebrate our one year anniversary on November 17th, with dinner, drinks and dancing...or just dinner and drinks, or just dancing and drinks, or just drinks, or just dancing...just come!

$500MXN buys you dinner, two drinks and all night live music, or for $300MXN you can skip right to the drinks and dancing.

Limited space available, so reserve your tickets now at Hotel Casa Tota! - , HotelCasaTota [- at -] gmail.com, www.HotelCasaTota.com, 612 145 0590, Todos Santos

Thanksgiving Feast - Don't cook your Thanksgiving Feast. Diane "The Pie Lady" can do it all for you. Complete dinner from Soup to Pie. All home made, from scratch. Old fashioned Thanksgiving dinner prepared to perfection. As organic as possible. Turkeys from Que Rico, produce from Kayle. Diane's Pies and Cake for dessert.

Order early. No order taken after November 16th for pick up either the day of or day before Thanksgiving. Orders taken for pies, cake or parts of dinner. For menu, information, prices, please email: dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com. Pies(fruit and savory), carrot cake, brownies, quiche Lorraine available at Farmer's Market, La Esquina, Wednesdays starting November 7th and Canada del Diablo on Saturday opening day. Thank you for your support. - Diane Cassar, dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

How To Build A Wood Burning Oven - In this 3 day workshop, you will learn how to build the best style wood burning oven, that will hold its heat longer than regular pizza ovens. Great for any cooking including pizza and bread. Includes a private session to help design your own oven. Tues. Nov. 13, Wed. Nov. 14, Thurs. Nov. 15; Teatro Luna Azul; 10am to 12pm. 1100 pesos.

Casting Call at Teatro Luna Azul -- For our upcoming comedy play 'Till Beth Do Us Part' playing in Feb/March. Characters are 4 women & 2 men. Tryouts start at 2pm. Contact us if you are coming. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com

Baja Ha Ha Fall Golf Tournament - Mark your calendars now to reserve Saturday, November 24th for the Baja Ha Ha Fall Golf Tournament. We will be there with everything you need to have a great morning whacking those little balls and a chance to have your team's names added to the Perpetual Trophy and join our Champion's Hall of fame. NEW this year, beautiful Los Barriles Country Club hats for sale. Contact Frank and Margy Harper bajarubio1 [- at -] hotmail.com - Courtesy Baja Pony Express

Outdoor Movie Theater Coming To Pescadero - "Cine Bajo Estrellas" will be opening in Pescadero in late November. Venue is at the Nava Materials building off the highway in South Pescadero. We will be showing a wide variety of new and old films. Films will be shown in both English and Spanish depending on what showing you come too. More information to come. CineBajoEstrellas2 [- at -] gmail.com

The "Baja Onionskin" Returns - As we begin the 2012 season, our new publication, The Baja Onionskin resumes publication. The Baja Onionskin highlights community events, restaurants, shops, and entertainment each week in our local area. Delivered every Friday to area hotels and businesses, and available online for download and printing, The Baja Onionskin is intended for visitors to Todos Santos who may not be aware of local community events and services. The Baja Onionskin provides a quick, up-to-date, and convenient way for visitors to know what our community has to offer each week.
Unique Weekly Events Format - Nothing else in town like it. Printed format means visitors don't need to be online to find your business
The Most Focused - Hand-delivered, designed to reach visitors looking for restaurants, entertainment, gifts and services
The Most Visible - Exclusive, compact, two-page format means your event or service stands out in every issue
The Most Flexible - Timely changes and updates to your ad or event can be made each week
The Most Accurate - Events continuously updated up to the day of publication
Download and print the current edition of The Baja Onionskin in PDF format: www.bajawesternonion.com/Onionskin/current.pdf.

We offer paid commercial and non-profit sponsorship opportunities, which will allow your ad or coupon offer to appear each week in The Baja Onionskin. More info here: www.bajawesternonion.com/onion-skin.asp. If you are an area business, restaurant, or hotel, and would like learn more about advertising opportunities, please Email advertising [- at -] bajawesternonion.com. - The Baja Western Onion

Looking For Tabachine Tree - I am looking to purchase a 4"-6", 10'-20' height Tabachine Tree. Will come to you and remove. Thanks. Tom. carrollemail [- at -] aol.com, 612-178-0096

Looking For A Lawn Mower - I'm looking for a lawn mower with bagger. - Larry, todoslarry [- at -] gmail.com, 612-137-9229

Gardener/Helper - I am looking for an honest, dependable gardener/light home maintenance for about 6 hrs per week in Pescadero. Should have own transportation. Any recommendations appreciated. - Kelly Cline-sniechowski, kelbil2002 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-157-6166

Airport Chatter - a. Went to the airport to pick people up Air Tran airlines and they, the airline, moved 3 days ago to terminal 2. Surprise! Then for some of us that have not used the airport for a couple of months, you pay with your ticket at an automated machine before going to exit the parking lots. You get the ticket when going in, use it to pay for your time and then use it to put into the last machine before getting the bar to lift and let you free again. It was a mess with people having to back up out of the exit lines and then scratching their heads to figure how they were going to get out. Also, while they are working on the area for arrivals at the Alaska term. they are only letting shuttles, buses and taxis through, you walk down to the area to assist your in-coming family/friends to find you in the parking lot.

b. One correction to the SJD Terminal 2 move. I talked to the United manager the other day and he says that United continues to operate at both terminals. The legacy Continental flights to Houston and Newark are still at Terminal 1. The legacy United flights to Chicago, Denver, LAX and SFO are operating from the new Terminal 2 but check-in is still in the "Alaska" part of terminal 2. It will stay like this until the first quarter of 2013 when the entire operation will be in Terminal 1 following some renovations for the enlarged United. Steve

c. This could change, but I just picked someone up yesterday on AA and they came into Term #1. I had called AA so you may want to call the airline if you are picking someone up or, for that matter, dropping someone off. That would be a LONG walk if you were wrong. - Courtesy Baja Pony Express

Zumba With Jan Is Back! - One hour Zumba classes will start this week:
  • Wednesday - 10:00am at Casa Madera in Las Brisas
  • Friday - 10:00am at La Arca
  • Sunday - 8:00am at La Esquina
No experience is necessary. If you like to dance and want to exercise come join the fun! Classes are in English,$50 pesos per session, punch cards available and special rates offered. Tennis shoes are recommended. For directions and more information call Jan 145-0684 - Jan Turner, jant [- at -] aol.com, 145-0684

Taking And Bringing Stuff To The US - If you have anything you need to get to the States or have me bring back here, contact me. I will be leaving Nov.13 and be gone for 2-3 weeks. - Petra Hauptmann, petrahauptmann [- at -] mac.com, 612-177-5517, United States

Need Cable - I need a Canon Pixma USB 2.0 Printer Cable Cord. Anybody know where to find one or have one they don't need? - Jolyn Wells-moran, jowellsmoran [- at -] gmail.com, 612 105 9091

Propane Freezer - Wanted: Small propane freezer. upright or chest type - Sheri Van, cabosheri [- at -] yahoo.com, San Jose Del Cabo

Stop - Don't Throw It Out - What you don't want, someone else will. Save your unwanted items, clothing, household items for the tianguis in early December and help support Kittie Heaven. The only cat and kitten refuge in Todos Santos is entirely dependent on donations and money raised at the tianguis each year. At the moment there are 30+ homeless cats and kittens being housed, cared for and fed - and of course neutered. Please call and we will arrange to pick up your donations. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

Save The Dates - Nov. 15-17 - A Spay and Neuter Clinic is scheduled with the wonderful vets from Colorado once again giving so generously of their time and expertise. But help is always needed. It is very satisfying and truly fun to participate. There are many ways of helping and you can choose yours. Or perhaps you would rather just acknowledge the kindness of these volunteers and bring lunch one day? Soft drinks and water are also needed and appreciated. Or you could pick up an extra package of paper towel or bleach on your next costco trip. Help us continue to reduce the population of unwanted cats and dogs from our streets. bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com


Submit your News and Events, Questions and Answers articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp

Exchange Rate - Mexican Pesos to $1 USD - Courtesy exchange-rates.org



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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.)


Wednesday, November 7
Zumba With Jan Is Back! - One hour Zumba classes start today and will be repeated each Wednesday at 10:00am at Casa Madera in Las Brisas (classes also held at different locations Fridays and Sundays; see full article above). No experience is necessary. Classes are in English,$50 pesos per session, punch cards available and special rates offered. Tennis shoes are recommended. For directions and more information call Jan 145-0684 - Jan Turner, jant [- at -] aol.com, 145-0684

Come Get Your Chocolate On - The World's Finest Fudge Sauce will be sampled at Que Rico, downtown Todos Santos across from Paloma ice cream store from 2 to 4 pm. Made locally. - Vicki Fisk, vickifisk [- at -] gmail.com

Thursday, November 8
Composting Workshop - Led by Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti of "Wholesome Home and Garden" from 10a.m. to 1:30. At the "Wholesome Home and Garden" store, Las Tunas, Todos Santos. Take Playitas Road past Mercado El Sol Dos ~ 1/2 mile, take right across from Mini Super Jaunita. Look for sign on right. Take the first right on this street, there will be a sign and you are there. Fee: $100 pesos. - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, http://pcfsbaja.blogspot.mx/, 612-119-4098

Dinner and a Movie - Cerritos Beach Brewing Company, 7pm. - Robert Dale, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534, Pescadero

Grooving Thursday At The Rumi Garden - Live show by the Groovetrotters. From 7pm to 10pm. - Marcel Groovetrotter, groovetrotters [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groovetrotters/409759225745954, 612 154 8118
Saturday, November 10th
Tropical Music Night - With Tropical Drinks and Dancing Under The Stars at Hotel Guaycura. Music by: Jonathan and his band. Place: Guaycura Sky Deck, 7 PM. - frontdesk [- at -] guaycura.com, www.guaycura.com.mx, 612.175 0800, Todos Santos

Hotel California - Live Music featuring Bluz Xplosion. Margaritas and Dancing start at 8pm. info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612.145.0525, Todos Santos
Monday, November 12
Casting Call For Play 2013 - 2pm, Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. Casting for 'Till Beth Do Us Part' , a comedy that will play next Feb./March. 4 women, 2 men. Contact us to confirm. - bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com
Tuesday, November 13
How To Make A Wood-fired Oven, Nov. 13, 14 & 15 - 10 am - 12noon daily, Teatro Luna Azul. Learn how to make a pizza/bread oven that works. Great for cooking meats too. $90us. Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, tsbmp.blogspot.com
Wednesday, November 14
Singles Social Mixer - Noon-2 PM, Baja Beans, El Pescadero. Back at Beans for November, 2nd Wednesdays of the month--casual, no expectations, social mixer. - Al lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com


The Print-edition Of The Baja Onionskin Online - The Baja Onionskin is a printable version of the Community Events Calendar for the week. During the summer, we'll discontinue printing out and distributing paper copies but we'll post The Onionskin in PDF format online for download. Please feel free to download, print and distribute to your guests and visitors as you see fit. You can download it here: www.bajawesternonion.com/onion-skin.asp. - The Baja Western Onion


Download This Week's printable edition of The Baja Onionskin Community Calendar
in PDF format Here: www.bajawesternonion.com/Onionskin/current.pdf


Baja Western Onion Readers Want To Know About Your Events! To Submit A Community Event, Go Here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp.


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. - The Baja Western Onion

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Misc. Sales and Services Available




Private Tutoring/home Schooling - Now open in Pescadero. Modern, one-room schoolhouse with 1,000+ book library is available for home schooling in the morning and private tutoring in the afternoon. Age range is Kindergarten to Adults. Services include: Computer Training, Tutoring in math and many other subjects, and Home Schooling. Classes are in English, taught by an experienced teacher. Land's End offers a safe and encouraging atmosphere for learning. Please call or email for more information. - Michella Rotalo, michellajean [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-147-7537

Save Money Now ! - Ecosmart Technologies offers tried and tested energy conservation products and services. Reduce your pool filtering costs by 75%, fully tested and warranted. Reduce typical water usage by more than 50% for pennies a day.
AquaSmart Water filters-the best !
Security lighting and LED lights and fixtures.
Solar Specialists, Outback warranty certified dealers, troubleshooting and system upgrades.
Five Years in Los Cabos, references that are real. We cover All territories south of La Paz. - Erwin Lapschies, erwinecosmart [- at -] gmail.com, 624 166 9473

Great Deal!, Selling My Stove - Selling my 6 burner white MABE stove (includes oven). Conventional propane fed. Good looking and works great. Bought it in Home Depot 2.5 years ago for $4,850 pesos. Selling it for only $3,500. In Pescadero. - Rodrigo Menendez, rmenende [- at -] gmail.com, Pescadero


Ford Explorer Sport Trac For Sale - Luxury edition, air conditioner, 6 cylinders, automatic trans, leather seats, sunroof, baja plates. $6700 usd. Cel. 612-168-3318. ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

SUV Honda Passport For Sale - 1994 model, 6 cylinders, air conditioning, 4WD, automatic trans, 4 doors, baja plates. $23000 pesos. Cel. 612-117-7497. ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

Solar Water Heating Systems - Solar Water Heating technology is the most direct and efficient conversion of sunlight into usable energy available. Using the sun to heat your domestic water or your pool is the most practical and least expensive application of solar energy available at this time. Visit our website for more information or call us or email for a free consultation. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846 or 624-142-8002

1990 Toyota RV For Sale - 21 Ft. 89k original miles, V6 engine 3.0 liter, good gas mileage, good working condition, sleeps 4, new interior upholstery, paint and floor, four burner gas stove, fridge and hot water heater, double sink, toilet, shower, maintenance current. We have completely tuned up the engine. Installed new spark plugs, wires, distributor cap, igniter and ignition coil, radiator hoses and fluid, new belts, battery with 3 year warranty, air filter, just changed the oil and oil filter. $11,000 USD, - Asia Freeman, oldtown [- at -] xyz.net, http://www.asiafreeman.com, 9072991492, Baja California Sur

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

Diesel Welder - 305 D Lincoln Diesel welder only 760 hours on motor like new. Mig, Tig, Stick, Flux cored, Gouging, 10,000 watts peak 9,500 continuous generator, Digital weld Meters 18.8 HP Kubota Diesel engine water cooled $7,500. funkyglasses [- at -] me.com

Bar Stools For Sale - Six 28" (seat height) upholstered bar stools. $200.00 for the set. Also, large candelabra, rod iron 4'2" tall by 5'6" long. $200.00. - Carolynn Kramer, bajabk [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0580, Todos Santos
Find Renters (board) - Find Renters by making your Rental Listing, web site or email more attractive by adding : "Surfboard available - Surf Spot and surf lessons only at ... minutes at Cerritos".

I am selling a soft surf board (soft=no bruises ! - perfect for beginners) - Wavestorm 8" with 3 removable fins (for easy transport if inside a car). Comes with its leash. Ready to use. Asking 110 USD obo. Email: thekeyplease { [- at -] } gmail.com please remove the anti spam { } brackets - Rob Ert, Todos Santos

Sun Pumps 1,200 Watt DC Solar Well Pump Controller - High-power pump controller, intended for pumping higher water volumes from greater depths. This model is designed to work with brushless DC pump motors only.

SunPumps PCB series Pump Controllers are high-quality, micro-processor controlled, DC-power converters designed as the interface between a DC-powered pump and the DC power source. The DC source may be solar modules, batteries, or systems using wind generators. The main purpose of the SunPumps PC-series controller is to maximize the total daily water delivery while providing protection for the pump as well as the power source. It boosts the current of solar modules in low sunlight conditions while holding the voltage of the solar modules at the maximum power point. This allows a pump to start earlier in the morning and stay running later into the evening.
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Installation Manual: www.sunpumps.com/uploads/UserManuals/1397.pdf

Specifications: www.sunpumps.com/uploads/Specs/13961.pdf
This is a New Unit. Lists for over $900 in the US. Price Reduced: Asking $300. - Alan, alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, Baja California Sur

Convert Your Old Tapes To CD Before It's Too Late - Want to save all those memories so they won't be lost forever to the ravages of time? I can put your audio tapes onto cd or convert them into mp3s. It doesn't matter if they're store bought or those homemade treasures that you can't replace. I'm offering this service at about a third of the average cost in the states or Canada. Email me for a quote. I'll be doing discounts for larger orders. Prices will depend on whether you want cd, mp3, or both. Peace, - Bonnie O'neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero
Toyota 4runner For Sale - 2002 Toyota 4Runner, SUV, salvage title, 152,000 miles, very good condition, new paint, power sunroof, AC, oversized offroad truck tires, trailer hitch, roof rack, cassette/cd player, 4WD 5speed automatic transmission, V6 3.4 engine, $6900 USD OBO. Call 001-760-845-1795, 0r 612-1678-351, leslie.light1 [- at -] gmail.com - Leslie Light, leslie.light1 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-1678-351

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.

Surfboard Ding Repair - Have a or some boards you'd like to get back into the water? I can help.call or e mail now for any questions u may have.I live in baja ca. sur.los cerritos beach, and m ready to work on your boards now.i have references. - Maruchan, perryabedor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 103 9190, Baja California Sur

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Complete Shaw Direct System with Dish, Mount and DSR600 High-Definition Receiver - Only $698 US
Price includes Shaw Direct Account activation, and Canadian, US and Mexican Shipping and Importation. Installation not included. Custom installation in the Los Cabos area available. For more information Contact Us today: alan [- at -] BajaSatellite.com, www.bajasatellite.com, (530) 903-4257 (US), (01) 555 351 0882 (Mexico), Baja California Sur


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
Cleaning Services
Justin Lindholm - Got dirt or grime? Maybe it's time for a professional cleaning. Services Offered: Tile & Grout Cleaning and Sealing -Natural Stone Cleaning and Sealing -Fine Rug Cleaning -Upholstery/Furniture Cleaning. Free Estimates - chubbsurf67 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 105 7421, Pescadero

Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero
Counseling
Jolyn Wells-Moran, PhD Counseling - Twenty-nine years of experience, licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) available for counseling and/or therapy at the Healing Arts Center in Todos Santos. Supportive, totally confidential, cognitive behavioral and other best practice therapies for individual adults and counseling for couples. Sliding fee. - Jolyn Wells-moran, jwmcounseling [- at -] yahoo.com, wellsmorancounseling.bravehost.com/, 612 1059 091, 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.
Housesitters Available
Temporary Position Sought - Need a house sitting arrangement while our casita is being remodeled, Pescadero preferred. We're available just after Christmas through February. We're a neat, clean, mature couple who don't mind watering plants and love dogs and cats. We can pay for our electricity and gas. Local references. - Jolyn Wells-Moran, jowellsmoran [- at -] gmail.com, 612 1059 091

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



Beach House Partner Wanted - Beach home under construction on beautiful Cerritos Beach. 3,400 sq ft 4 bedroom 4 and half bath. Spa over looking the beach/Pacific. Call or email for more information. - Jim Coulson, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 183 1077, Pescadero

Long-term Rental - Long-term rental available March 1, 2013. Email for details. - Sylvia St.Clair, sasinbaja [- at -] yajoo.com, Todos Santos

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

Pacific Loop Caretakers - Property Owners - if you are in need of a caretaker or pet-sitter for any amount of time, contact us first. We have a growing database of available short-term and long-term caretakers for the area surrounding Todos Santos (I call it the Pacific Loop). - Pacific Loop Caretakers, pacificloop [- at -] gmail.com, 612-144-0310, Todos Santos

Trailer/Palapa/Outside Wet Bar For Sale - Located in Mountain Shadows RV Park, west of Pescadero. These high quality 4 year old improvements need to be seen. Included are a 22ftx42ft steel palapa with thatched roof, a 10ftx22ft 2nd story viewing deck(great for sunrises and sunsets), and a 30ft 1987 travel trailer in great condition. Outside L-shaped granite top wet bar, propane tank, hot water tank, pela with automatic pressure pump. Large private bathroom/shower, fridge, barbeque, and 9ft privacy walls on the back and one side. Unique tile floors. Cost over $42,000 -- will sell for $29,900. - Frank, shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com - Frank, shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com, Pescadero

Looking For Rental - Responsible gal and two well behaved labradors looking to rent a house for at least 4 months or possibly a year. Must have internet. Looking to pay no more than $650 month. - Donna Green, donnalgr [- at -] gmail.com

Staging Furniture Available For Use. Free - Do you have a beautiful empty house you are trying to sell that is reasonably secure? I have some very cool and unusual Morrocan influenced furniture that needs a temporary home (at least 6 months). I would move it in and help arrange it for you to avoid sticking it in a dark storage space for 6 months where no one gets to see it or use it. Email if you are interested and I will give you more details etc. - gogodiaz [- at -] gmail.com

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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Cabo Dreaming - Driving my motorhome to Cabo early Nov. Looking for caravan to hook up with, cross border before thanksgiving at Tecate, no rush or hurry, hoping to find like minded baja rats for safety and company. Call Warren 831 427 2745 or Warrenlockwood [- at -] earthlink.net - Warren Lockwood, warrenlockwood [- at -] earthlink.net, 831 427 2745

Leaving Los Angeles For San Jose Del Cabo Early Nov. - 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

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#

Ride Sharing To L.A. Nov.13 - I will be driving to LA Nov.13, me and my dog. I have an extra empty seat. Share gas and driving. Interested please contact me. - Petra Hauptmann, petrahauptmann [- at -] mac.com, 612-177-75517, United States

Going South Late November - We are looking for people heading south the end of November. We are in no hurry. Would love to travel with someone who has done the trip before. - Tom Hamer, Trainerhotline [- at -] msn.com, (360) 420-0606

Baja Ferry To La Paz December - Arizona To The Baja Via Baja Ferries - Looking for anyone wanting to caravan over the border at Nogales, late 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 L. Ossa, treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com, 928-202-4926, my final destination is Los Barriles. treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com, 928-202-4926, Los Barriles

Caravan To Todos Santos Early December - Leaving SF Bay Area in early December for Todos Santos. Will spend a night or two in S Cal and start the Baja portion after that. We are slightly flexible with dates. Planning on spending 3 nights on drive down. We are a couple in 50/60 age range with two dogs. Looking for another car(s) to caravan. Contact Nancy. nancyprickitt [- at -] gmail.com

Caravan From San Diego To Southern Baja in December - 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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Can You Care For A Sweet Puppy? - While in the states for a few weeks, a puppy squeezed through the fence where I live and was rescued from starvation by a loving caregiver at my apartment. She is a healthy small dog, about 6 months old, as per dr. david, and spayed last week. I cannot keep her. Please, if you are looking for a house broken puppy, email me as soon as possible. thank you, dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com - Diane, dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com, 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

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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