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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, December 4, 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



Holiday Arts Festival - Sunday, Dec. 9th from 10 am - 3 pm, Colina del Sol, Los Barriles. Come and enjoy our Holiday Art Festival where our local artists will be displaying their varied creations from jewelry, paintings, hand knits, soy candles, soaps, lotion and scrubs, fish prints, folk art, wood furniture, wood bowls, pottery to painted glassware. We will have 2 great food vendors, Baja Biscuit Co. and Edcel Special Pizzas, along with beer, wine, flavored waters, soft drinks, and music to enjoy, while shopping for those unique Christmas gifts. Everyone entering the Festival will receive one free raffle ticket for an amazing gift basket.

The Festival is sponsored by the Asociacion de Artes del Mar de Cortez A.C.. All profits benefit East Cape Children's art programs, and school supplies. For information contact Elizabeth Perkins. Edesignsbaja [- at -] aol.com; 624-142-8013. Contact: Jamie Kepler bajaplaya53 [- at -] gmail.com, 624-141-0266

Catherine Wall Art Opening - Yes Catherine did take a fall, but she is healing and full of positive energy, and her art opening will go on! Thursday, Dec 6 from 5-7 at Caffe Todos Santos. Come join us for a tribute to the great art of Catherine Wall! oscarnotori [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos
San Pedrito Community Garden - This Sunday, December 9th, the new San Pedrito Community Garden will be hosting an information table at the Baja Beans Market -please drop by to learn about the benefits of community gardening and how you can have a plot to grow fresh vegetables, flowers and herbs - all while building community - bring your questions - or call or email. - Ray, pescaderoray [- at -] gmail.com, 612 118 7073

Art Exhibition "Synergy" - Come and see the new art works and photography by Catherine Buchanan, Azia and Nanette Hayles at Galeria N.E. Hayles in Todos Santos, Saturday 8th of December. This exhibition will be available for viewing from December 8th until 30 of January, 2013. Opening reception is from 3 to 5pm December 8th, see you there! - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Merry Christmas, Marylou! - If you'd like to send our dear Marylou Stewart a Christmas card, here's her address: Taos Living Center, 1340 Maestas Rd. Taos, New Mexico 87571 U.S.A. And include a picture of yourself to help her make the connection. God Bless.

Huge Favour! - I have a 10 x 12 family heirloom book I've been creating for my grandmother for a year, and I'd love to get it to her before Christmas in Toronto as it will be her last. I cannot rely on the postal system, so I was wondering if anyone is planning to fly to Toronto in the coming weeks, and if they could I could arrange to have someone meet them to pick it up. This would mean the world to both me and my family. Let me know if you'd be willing to bring it along on your flight! - Kristianna Draper, sweetsunday [- at -] gmail.com, 612 152 8215, Todos Santos

New Hair Salon In Town! - I recently had a great salon experience, color, cut and condition at Phairy Godmother Salon at Pura Vida in Todos Santos. Thanks, Robin! Highly Recommend. - Mary Beth Howard, marybythemar [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Viva La Danza! - Gypsy Style Beledi Dance Class With Catanya Begins Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 to 11 a.m. La Arca, Todos Santos. Everyone Welcome. Mamas, bring your babies. Don't forget your hip scarves. Donation requested. Information: Catanya: 612- 132 8890, catanyasaltzman [- at -] gmail.com

Clase De La Danza Estilo Gitana Beledi Con Catanya. Empieza Sabado, Dic. 8th, 10 to 11 a.m. La Arca, Todos Santos. Bienvenido Todas. Mamacitas, traigan a sus niños. No se olviden las bufandas de las caderas. Se pide donación. Informes: - Catanya Saltzman, catanyasaltzman [- at -] gmail.com, 612 132 8890, Todos Santos

My Reincarnation - Movie Night At Teatro Luna Azul - is a 2010 documentary that follows the Tibetan spiritual master Namkhai Norbu, who struggles to save his spiritual tradition, and his son, Khyentse Yeshi Namkhai, who stubbornly refuses to follow in the footsteps of his father. Friday Dec. 7. Indian Curry Dinner at 6pm, (RSVP) Movie starts after 7pm. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com

New Play Coming In December - Tickets for 'Return of the Light', a modern story of Quetzalcoatl and the end of the Mayan Calendar, are now on sale at Tecolote Bookstore and Bodegas de Todos Santos. Opening Night (Dec. 14) features a Food and Wine Pairing starting at 6pm. Show at 7:30pm. In English - Friday Dec. 14 & 21, Saturday Dec. 15 & 22. 'Regreso de la Luz' - En Espanol - Domingo Dic. 16, Dic. 23. 150 pesos, under 14 half price. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com

SJD Airport Parking - A friend just used Anchor parking and was in for a surprise. New rules: hours of operation, 8-5pm, no drop off or pick up after those hours (per instructions of owner) plus a $20.00 charge to pick your car up before or after hours in addition to the $3.00/day rate. I've used them many times, this is not good! - T.D. Gus
Hiking In The Sierra De La Laguna Mountains - Thre is a small group of us that want to do a day hike into the mountains, and go to the waterfall. Any sugestions on who we should contact to take us? Thanks! - , srbranzanti [- at -] gmail.com, Pescadero

Rumi Garden Announces For The Holiday Season! - A new and exciting menu with many choices and great low prices! We now have a $100 peso lunch special with many delicious options everyday! Don't forget live music and $100 peso dinner special every Friday!

We have a new and fantastic cocktail list with many choices! Free Wi-Fi for patrons. Come drink some fine tea and surf the web! Best food and best prices in town in a very beautiful and soulful space! Satisfaction guaranteed!!! - Rumi Garden, Yanggum [- at -] RumiGarden.com, http://www.RumiGarden.com, +52 612 145 1088, Todos Santos

Rental Car Recommendations? - I will be visiting in the Todo Santos area for 2 weeks over Christmas. Flying into SJD, and likely a day trip planned to LaPaz and Cabo also. Can anyone recommend a reputable car rental facility? The ideal situation would be to get it near the airport. - Curt Sesto, curt [- at -] energyoga.net, 815 228-9999

Looking To Buy A Mac Power Cord - My power cord just got fried and I suddenly won't be able to do any work or art or communication. Does anyone by any chance have an extra power cord for a macbook that you are willing to sell to me? I would greatly appreciate it. Thank you! - Zoe Edmonds, 612-105-0056, Todos Santos



Baja Wine Tasting - We've got tasty Baja Wines for Flight Night every Monday, and sample our red wines on Big Red Wednesdays.

See you here [- at -] La Bodega de Todos Santos, 5-8pm Monday.

Regular Hours: 12-7pm Tues-Saturday. - La Bodega, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612 152 0181, Todos Santos

Art Photographer Needed - Any of you artists know of a good art photographer around here, someone who takes good photos of paintings for a decent price? I don't need photos yet, but will soon. - Jolyn Wells-moran, jowellsmoran [- at -] gmail.com

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

Singles Holiday Potluck - Party at 3:00 p.m., miercoles, in Pescadero, on the auspicious date 12/12/12! This is a gift-sharing party (nothing over $100 pesos!) but no need to share a gift if that's not your thing. Contact Moonstone (moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com) or Sandra (see contact info below) for information and directions. - Sandra Sutphen, ssutphen [- at -] fullerton.edu, 612 155 53 12, Todos Santos

Small Package - howdy! i need a small package about the size of a lunch box brought down. weighs about 12 lbs. anyone headed to todos?? - Dave Wolf, lobogrande [- at -] gmail.com, United States

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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, Dec. 5
Style Show In Los Barriles - Fashion Show and luncheon at 12 noon in the Bayview restaurant at Palmas de Cortez, Los Barriles. Linda Hamilton, interior designer, fashion stylist and entrepreneur, will display her new collection, Nomad Chic. Modeling will be casually done throughout the luncheon. Tickets sales thru Dec. 3 or will-call to: Morghan 124-8071 or Cheryl 141-0308. sunsetmorghan [- at -] yahoo.com, Los Barriles
Thursday, December 6
Reception For The Art Of Catherine Wall - 5-7, Caffe Todos Santos, Todos Santos. celebrate the art of Catherine Wall - her paintings of the life and spirit of Todos Santos and the people who live here. Thursday, Dec 6th, 5 - 7 at Caffe Todos Santos. - Tori Sepulveda oscarnotori [- at -] yahoo.com

Cabo Tomatoes Luncheon With Informal Modeling By Nomad Chic - Noon to 4 pm, Guaycura Hotel, Todos Santos. Contact: Linda Hamilton nomadchic [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 415.381.9087, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nomad-Chic/184057581646858?fref=ts

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, Bob Marlin's, Todos Santos. Acoustic Rock and Roll featuring tasty originals and classic rock renditions. - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659
Saturday, December 8
Viva La Danza! - Gypsy Style Beledi Dance Class With Catanya 10 to 11 a.m. La Arca, Todos Santos. Everyone Welcome. Don't forget your hip scarves. Donation requested. Information: Catanya: 612- 132 8890, catanyasaltzman [- at -] gmail.com - Catanya Saltzman, catanyasaltzman [- at -] gmail.com, 612 132 8890, Todos Santos

Manos Magicas Does Christmas! - 6pm to 8pm, Hotel California. Silent auction to benefit Manos Magicas for six beautiful desert Christmas trees. No-host bar will kick off the week-long event with hand-made Christmas items for sale. Raffle tickets for quilt, with drawing in February. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121450821

Synergy Art Exhibition Opening Reception - from 3 to 5pm. New art works and photography by Catherine Buchanan, Azia and Nanette Hayles at Galeria N.E. Hayles, Todos Santos. - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Live Music at Hotel California - Featuring "Bluez Xplosion." www.HotelCaliforniaBaja.com
Sunday, December 9
San Pedrito Community Garden - The new San Pedrito Community Garden will host an information table at the Baja Beans Market. Bring your questions - or call or email. - Ray, pescaderoray [- at -] gmail.com, 612 118 7073

Los Barriles Holiday Arts Festival - 10 am - 3 pm, Colina del Sol. Local artists display jewelry, paintings, knits, candles, soaps, lotions, fish prints, furniture, bowls, pottery and glassware. Festival attendees receive 1 free raffle ticket. Sponsored by Asociacion de Artes del Mar de Cortez A.C. All profits benefit East Cape Children's art and school programs. Contact: Elizabeth Perkins, Edesignsbaja [- at -] aol.com, 624-142-8013

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


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Misc. Sales and Services Available



Holiday Open House - Let the holiday fun begin! This event will be hosted by several of our local businesses to introduce you to their services. Some of the complimentary services offered:
  • Chica's Salon - Mini-manicure
  • Phairy Godmother Salon - Hair/Color consultation
  • Aloha Massage - Mini foot reflexology
  • Dr. Bill - Blood pressure check/whole body consultation
  • Caeli Spa - Mini-facial
  • Chocolates La Laguna - Chocolate samples
  • Dominique - Lip waxing
Fri. December 14th, 11:00 - 2:00 on the terrace at La Canada. Please join us for a little bit of pampering! Need a Christmas, birthday or hostess gift? All businesses will be offering gift certificates for purchase! - Kathie Cullinane, chicassalon [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-3160, Todos Santos
Huge Palm Sale! - At Tierra Generosa Nursery, Todos Santos, Dec. 6-12. On The Hwy. To La Paz Km.48, 30-50% discount on all plants that need repotting. Small palms starting at 25 pesos. triangle, robelinii, butia, royals, pachipodiums. Large selection to chose from,we will be there from 9 am to 4 pm. We will see you there! Inf.612-149-4559 - , calistoflores [- at -] gmail.com

Van Be Gone - 1999 Dodge Hi Top Van. Nice body, paint, interior (leather seats), carpet. Everything works well...new tires and battery. Runs great. We just don't use it.

Easy to drive and easy to park, responsive, good visability. Great for camping, airport runs, tours. South Dakota licensed. 75,000 miles...Call or Email to see, want a few more pics or a little more information.

Priced to sell: $6,000 USD (OBO) - Chuck Cimino, carlosylina [- at -] hotmail.com, (612) 145-0562, Todos Santos
Surf Board For Sale - Walden 7'6" Fish shape, almost brand new, includes surf bag. $300.00 Located in Todos Santos - Terez Maniatis, terezman [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-1528690, Todos Santos

3 Items Not Needed - Motorcycle/cargo carrier with ramp: custom; minimum 300 lb capacity; very stable; 4 tie down points and front wheel stabilizer/chock. $200 or 2520 pesos; Sturdy tow bar: $75, includes lights & wires. Towbar alone $50; and Fullriver DC 105-12 105 Ah. deep cycle AGM battery, used 3 months. $267 new, sell for $200. All items are located at Los Cerritos. - Jim Skelton, skejam [- at -] shaw.ca, 612-169-8007, Pescadero. skejam [- at -] shaw.ca

1999 Dodge Caravan For Sale - Great condition and runs perfectly. Surf racks, V-6 engine, Premium stereo, seats 7, great gas mileage A/c, 167,000 miles. Current Calif. registration. $2500.00 obo. Located in Todos Santos - Terez Maniatis, terezman [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-152-8690, Todos Santos
Solar Water Heating Systems - Check out our most recent blog for water saving tips, consulting and more. Learn about the most efficient use of solar energy-Solar Water Heating for home or pool. The north winds are blowing and pools are getting cooler, contact Solstice Solar of Baja now! - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com/blog/, 624-142-8002 or 970-963-0846

Telescope - We have a brand new, never used telescope we don't know how to use and would like to sell it. We are located in San Pedrito, Pescadero. - Bill Kees, billkees [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-118-6828

News From Cael Casa Holística!!! - Enjoy our Tempting and affordable Selection of Season Specials in Caeli Casa Holística!
  • Full body Restorative Relaxing Caeli Massage, 90 min. $50 usd
  • Organic Restorative Facial- Face & neck 60 min.$50 usd
  • Back & neck & purifying facial for men 90 min. $50 usd
  • Back, neck, shouders & foot MASSAGE 45 min. $45 usd
  • Hot Stone Therapy & Organic Facial 90 min. $80 usd
Our treatments are made with natural and organic products, using aromatherapy and healing music. Also available On site visit./ Ask for Gift Certificates. Guaranteed best service in town by Certified Holistic Bodywork Therapist Mónica Velázquez. For appointments, call 612 145-0381 or 612-149-1552 (cell) or write caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com / Todos Santos BCS - www.facebook.com/pages/CAELI Casa holística. - Mónica Velázquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com

Searay Boat For Sale,22 Feet - 2010, searay boat 22 feet, 120 hours only. like brandnew. It is in La Paz, $43,500 U.S. dls. - Barabara Zuniga, barbaraazunigam [- at -] gmail.com, 612-141-6298, La Paz

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

Very Unique selection of furniture and accessories. Interior Design service! Custom made furniture! 12 Containers Just Arrived: Outdoor, Wicker, Rattan And And Cast Aluminum Furniture. Big Savings. Very Large Selection!
Largest Selection In The Baja!

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

Come In Now And Take Advantage Of The Start Of Our Season Sale!
Big Savings On Many Items!

Round Dining Table With 5 Padded Chairs For Sale - New round wood dining table with 5 comfy padded/upholstered chairs for sale. $4500pesos for everything. I paid $5000pesos for just the table. E-mail me for a photo or call and come by. - Jaime, pescaderosurf [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-134-0480

Beach Nanny/Babysitter - Need a break from the little ones? Whether you are on a vacation or you live here full time, sometimes we all just need a little time for ourselves. If you want the kids to be taken to the beach for a day of fun or you need someone to come to your house for the night and even cook a good meal, im your gal. I live in the Pescadero area and am readily available most days and nights. I have a vehicle so i can come to your house or take the kids to the beach no problem. For more info please email or call. - Leia Gonzalez, leiabradley [- at -] hotmail.com, 624 116 0617, Pescadero

For Sale Just In Time For Christmas - Nintendo Wii with Wii Fit and board, Wii Sport and Wii Resort Games. One extra remote (3 total) and battery recharger. Great fun for adults, kids or Grand children. Valued over 6000 peso's sell for 4500 peso's. - Tiffany, Tiffh52 [- at -] aol.com, 612-135-3091


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

2004 Montana Mini-van - 3.3 V6 auto, 27 mpg (US gals), 8 passenger, all options including DVD/TV except 6cd radio, light brown int. & ext., good condition in and out, 200,000 highway kms, current Canadian plates, 4000 u$d o 52 mil pesos. onion [- at -] 4assistance.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/3431322713.html, 612 145 0772, 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

Domain Name - Bajagrapevine.com - $100 u$d or best offer by noon christmas day. onion [- at -] 4assistance.com, http://www.bajagrapevine.com/, 612 145 0772, Baja California Sur

Parting Out A 2001 Isuzu Trooper 4x4 - Good condition used parts from a wrecked but running 2001 Isuzu Trooper with 120K Miles. Parts available include 3.5L Longblock Engine 6V and an automatic 4x4 transmission. Purchase of the entire vehicle will get you the best deal. Make your best offer. Call Jose at 612-134-9946. - Jose Uribe, uribejosetxo [- at -] gmail.com, 6121349946, Todos Santos
New Wedding Dresses - offering 2 new wedding dresses, price tags still on both, never worn brand new....great styles...sizes 8-10. Stylist from L.A. had bought them for a commerical. 175.00-250.00 originally 1400.00 and 1800.00 - Noel Cianci, noelcianci [- at -] me.com, 316-105-7397

Can't Find Good Employees? / ¿No Se Puede Encontrar Buenos Empleados? - What if you could use a tool before you hire to predict which employees will be reliable and trustworthy? Well, now you do. The Step One Survey, in English or Spanish, is designed to help you screen and hire honest, dependable, and hard-working employees.

The Step One Survey reveals a job applicant's work attitudes Before You Hire:
  1. Integrity - Can The Applicant Be Trusted? / Integridad - ¿El Candidato Puede Ser de Confianza?
  2. Reliability - Is The Applicant Dependable? / Fiabilidad - ¿Es Fiable La Solicitante?
  3. Work Ethic - Will The Applicant Be A Long-Term, Hard-Working Employee? - Ética de Trabajo - ¿Será El Solicitante Sea Un Trabajador Largo Plazo de Buen Trabajo?
  4. Drug Use - What Are The Applicant's Attitudes About Alcohol or Drug Use? / Consumo de Drogas - ¿Cuáles Son Las Actitudes Del Solicitante Sobre El Consumo De Alcohol o Drogas?
The Step One Survey is a cost-effective tool available in English or Spanish, and can be easily administered online at your place of business in just 15 minutes. View Sample Reports here: Step One Survey Sample Reports. Traducción en Español Aquí.

For more information, Contact Us Today/Contactarnos Hoy. - Cary Gray, carygray [- at -] assessments-usa.com, www.assessments-usa.com/step-one-survey.htm, 800-808-6311 (From Mexico dial 001 880-808-6311) or 805-570-0620 (US).

UPS International Shipping & Mailboxes - Internet, Stationery, Color/BW Copies, Enlargements, Reductions. Scans, FAX and SKYPE. La Palma - across from La Esquina. papepalma [- at -] hotmail.com. Phone/FAX 178-0039. papepalma [- at -] hotmail.com

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.



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 - Pressure Washing. 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

RV And Boat Towing
Baja RV and Boat Towing - Wherever you would like us to bring your boat or RV: Baja, USA, Canada. For further information, call us at 011-52-612-152-6065; or drop us an email at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com. You can also visit our web site at www.bajawheeling.com. bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-6065
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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted



Las Brisas House For Rent During Music Festival - Sadly, personal business prevents us from attending the Todos Santos Music Festival. We are offering our 2BR, 2BA house for rent during the festival for $700/wk US beginning January 9,2013. Hope everyone enjoys the Festival. - Michael Hodson, mjhodson44 [- at -] hotmail.com. moderator [- at -] bajawesternonion.com

Wanted: House To Rent - A retired Fire Captain, and retired Teacher are looking for a house to rent around areas of Cerritos Baja California or Todos Santo. We would like to stay from January to April, but we are flexible. We are non smokers, and quiet people, with references and no pets. - Josie Nickell, josienickell [- at -] hotmail.com, 250-642-2008

Trailer/palappa/outside Wet Bar For Sale - Located in Mountain Shadow RV Park,west of Pescadero which is south of Todos Santos. These 3 year old improvements are truly one of a kind. Includes 22ftx42ft steel palappa, 10ftx22ft 2nd story viewing deck(great for sunrises and sunsets), 30ft 1987 travel trailer in great shape, L-shaped 3ftx12ft granite top wet bar, propane tank, hot water tank, pila with automatic pressure pump, large private bathroom/shower, fridge, barbeque, and 9ft privacy walls on the back and one side. Cost $42,000--will sell for $29,900. shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com, Baja California Sur

Rental Wanted - Professional couple in their sixties looking for a rental for the months of February and March. Can pay up to $800/month. Willing to perform housesitting/maintenance chores. - Ron Rosner, rjrosner [- at -] sbcglobal.net, US 530-277-8855

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

Housesitters Available - Temporary Position Sought....any part or whole of Dec. 18 - Jan. 8. My daughter is visiting and we would like to give her some space! We live in Las Tunas area, two elders, Christine Douglas and Bruce Bodenhofer. He loves gardening and I keep a neat and clean house. I have lived here for 9 years. We love critters of all kinds. - Christine Douglas, cdoug1946 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-1037021, 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' x 24' 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

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To San Diego From Cabo - Looking for a ride to San Diego. I am in Cabo San Jose right now but will meet wherever needed to get a ride. Want to leave today or tmrw but will leave whenever I can. Will also take a ride anywhere north of here. 26 year old male, entertaining, funny, positive, speak Spanish and English. Can drive. Please email Robjgreenfield [- at -] gmail.com. Gracias y salad! - Rob Greenfield , Robjgreenfield [- at -] gmail.com , 619-537-8828, Baja California Sur

Ride To La Paz Airport December 5 - Two adults and some luggage are looking for a ride to the La Paz airport December 5, 2012. We can contribute to gas costs.Thanks! - Loni Beyer, 612 14 26921

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 Wanted December 12 - Party of 1 with two dogs crossing Tijuana Border the morning of December 12th. Looking to take 2-3 days with dog stops and staying in hotels/motels. Contact jazdawg [- at -] yahoo.com - Don, jazdawg [- at -] yahoo.com

Need Ride From Los Cabos Airport To TS December 17 - I will be arriving to Los Cabos Airport around 9 pm on Monday, December 17. I need a ride to Todos Santos either that night or the next morning. I will be conducting volunteer work at a Todos Santos school for two weeks. I will also need a ride from Todos Santos back to the airport by 7am Friday, January 4. - Ian Hill, ithill04 [- at -] gmail.com, United States

Ride Sought From San Diego To La Paz - Hi, my friend and I are looking for a ride from San Diego (or we can meet you anywhere around there) to La Paz around the 18th of December. I speak fluent Spanish and know the Baja, so I could help with translations. We are not in a hurry, just want to get to La Paz for Christmas time. - Marilou D., finis_diem [- at -] hotmail.com, 514-919-9001

Traveling Baja In Dec. Caravan? - Dec 21/22nd until we get there. Morning, start [- at -] Tecate. Want caravan partner to travel with me & my family. Contact: Wayne Huggins handyhdman [- at -] gmail.com, 541-510-3324

Travel Mates Wanted - We are two RV's traveling from Tecate down the Baja around the 3rd week of December flexible on dates. We think its best to travel in larger groups. We are experienced Baja campers but if you would like to join us that would be great... We are in our late 50's, responsible. We dont like to travel in a hurry and stop to camp at places along the way. Dont mind just having travel buddies, no commitment to stay together the entire way down. We Are Canadians. - Robin O, Canada

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

Traveling the Baja In Dec. - We're leaving in the morning, December 21 or 22, from Tecate. Want caravan partner to travel with me & my family. Wayne Huggins handyhdman [- at -] gmail.com, 5415103324

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

Northbound Ride Wanted - Leave after Jan. 1. North towards Oregon or Texas. 1 Adult Male. email: - Michael, driven_to_refusal [- at -] yahoo.com


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

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2 Pups Found -->> - 2 beautiful pups, about 7 months old, have been found, possibly abandoned in the upper Ahorcadita (Vuelo de Aguila), Todos Santos. No collars but well fed. If interested, please email exmatrix [- at -] lycos.com or call 612-140-4627. exmatrix [- at -] lycos.com, 612-140-4627, Todos Santos

Lost Dog - Hi and good afternoon. This purebred dog, a Jack Russell terrier, strayed Nov. 18. He goes by the name of "Piston." He is about 10 months old and a small dog. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts, please contact me by email. Thank you. - Linda Fisher, Lindafisher___ [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-105-9128

We Have Two Obviously Lost Male Labs - Baja Dogs are in the possession of 2 obviously lost golden labs (males). One has a collar, pinky red. If you think one of these dogs is yours, please call or visit Baja Dogs Adoption Center. 612 155 8948 bdlp [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org - Dhorea Ryon, www.bajadogslapaz.org

Not Everyone Can Foster A Dog - But anyone can help buy food for them. There are now three more little darlings at Punto Lobos and they aren't finding the old-timers very good at sharing. Can you pick up a bag of dog food the next time you to go to Costco or Walmart or Sam's Club or wherever you shop. It would be greatly appreciated. - Maryann, maryann [- at -] bajawesternonion.com, 145-0791

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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