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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, January 01, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
Misc. Sales and Services Available/Wanted    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun

Hogar Del Nino Meals - I want to thank all of you who helped with meal preparations for the month of December. The Hogar was well fed thanks to all of you. If you would like to participate in this meal campaign during the month of January please contact me. It's easy and fun. Help prepare a dish or entire meal for approx. 30 children. Meals are delivered at 12:30pm to the Hogar Monday - Friday. The kids love all kinds of food now thanks to all of you who delivered nutritious meals. - Lisa Welsch, LWelsch [- at -] CBRiveras.com, Todos Santos

Progressive Dinner For Hogar Del Nino A Success! - Thanks to the 70 attendees at the event and the incredible donations of the following, the Progressive dinner was an evening filled with fun, delicious food and great support for Hogar del Nino. All of the food and beverages enjoyed during the evening were donated by these caring and generous businesses, chefs and individuals. Host locations were Hotel Guaycura and Hotel Casa Tota. Appetizers were provided by El Zaguan, Pura Vida, Rancho Pescadero, Desertu and Suki’s. Diners enjoyed excellent entrees at Michael’s at the Gallery, La Casita, Tre Galline, Santo Vino, Los Adobes, Hotel Guaycura Restaurant and Restaurant El Gusto at Posado la Poza. The evening was capped off with desserts and coffee from Café El Triunfo, Todos Santos Bakery, Cafelix, Landi’s, Rancho Pescadero, and Catherine Edwards.

Wine and cash donations were provided by Todos Santos Inn, LaBodega, Darby Keene, Alvaro Colindres and Robert Hall, Bill Cornejo and Jim and Jan Toohey. Tracy Durlan entertained the guests with beautiful music. Transportation for diners at El Gusto at La Poza was provided by Todos Santos Adventures Tours. Tecolote Bookstore and Mangos Gallery assisted with ticket sales. Heriberto Parra provided poinsettias for door prizes. Mike and Mir Lund, Mary Lytle, Michelle Hargarten, Tom Carroll, Ruth Asercion, Sheryl Reilly and Lisa Welsch volunteered their time to keep the evening running smoothly. The organizers of the event most sincerely appreciate the attendees and all of those listed above who provided such an outpouring of generosity from the community. Many, many thanks to all! Nancy and Nancy - Nancy Naigle, nnaigle [- at -] att.net, 612-178-0040
Music With Chris Paulson - Friday, January 4, 6-9pm, Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., Pescadero. Come enjoy music with Talented singer Song writer Chris Paulson on Friday and Br'er Rabbit on Saturday, January 5. Contact: Robert Dale cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, 612 102 1534, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com

Sueno Tropical Organic Produce - Produce sales will start on Saturday, Jan. 4, in Pescadero. Going surfing, sorry! - Pickle, pickleymagoo [- at -] yahoo.com
Alert - San Vicenti Residents - At 1:10 a.m. on December 27, a house was broken into while the residents were there. The bandits were seen and the report filed with the police. Taken was a purse with all documents, a camera and watch. The police were very helpful, and we now understand that they have the two guys in custody. byost127 [- at -] yahoo.com
Car Rental Wanted - Family is looking for a long term car rental (2-3 months). Nothing fancy but functional and safe. We are safe drivers and would probably use the car only a few times a week for around Todos area. Thanks! - Sam Beckers, Todos Santos

Several Items Sought - I am looking for the following:
  1. Microwave/ convection combo -anyone know who sells them or have one for sale? Or a toaster oven?
  2. Small bedside table max. 20 inches wide
  3. Folding deck chairs any style
  4. Painting easel
  5. Small table for arts & crafts, any condition as I will make a mess on it
- Marcia, Marciastromsmoe [- at -] gmail.com, 612-117-7157, Todos Santos
Kundalini Yoga In Las Tunas - Yoga with a View Tuesday & Thursday Mornings at 10 am. Tranquil peaceful setting for a meditative morning practice. "The greatest manta of the age is "KEEP UP"~ Kundalini Yoga is a dynamic practice for elevating your mood and purifying your body. Medicate or Meditate? An uplifting and energizing Yoga practice~includes postures that are performed in the sequences ~and vigorous exercises, and strong breath techniques such as Breath of Fire & Pranayam..which challenge and strengthen the nervous and endocrine systems and test your will.

The typical class is 70-90 minutes: 5-10 minute warm-up, 30-45 minute kriya, 5-15 minute layout, 11-31 minutes of meditation. Sat nam..Come into the Aquarian age in community with Awareness. Hosted at DESERT DREAMS on Camino Viejo, the mexican flag turn toward beach..3rd house on right white, Signs posted. Privates and personal retreats also available. Bhavani Noel is trained and certified by Golden Bridge Yoga. Make no assumptions this yoga is not a sexual practice...however it may empower awakening..your chakras....cost is 100 pesos per class. - Noel Bhavani Cianci, noelcianci [- at -] me.com

La Garra Restaurant Sports Bar Turns 3!! - Come help us celebrate our Third Anniversary! Saturday, January 5th! The party will start Rocking at 6:00pm and will end ?? Two live bands - Jurassic Rock and Los Coyotes! Cover $50p. Lot's of fun and a really good time to be had by all! You can buy our new T-shirts celebrating our Third Anniversary at La Garra starting Jan. 3rd for only $120p. Check us out on Facebook: La Garra Restaurant Sports Bar - Happy & Chuy Cota, lagarrarsb [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/LaGarraRestaurantSportsBar, 612-145-0004

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

Excellent Workers - Paco (Fco. Javier Pacheko) does a great job gardening for us and Esmerelda, his wife, is an excellent housekeeper. Paco also does cement work, house painting, sheet rock and lays tile. Both also speak English, have transportation and are punctual. We heartily recommend them! -- Jolyn Wells-Moran - Paco Pacheeco, 612 133-38-93, Todos Santos
Casa Tota Rooftop Yoga - Offering a Mixtica of Yoga Styles. Hatha, Yin and Kundalini Yoga Classes. Tuesday [- at -] 4pm, Thursday [- at -] 4pm. Enjoy the sunset and a warm tea, after on the zen deck. Saturday morning at 9 am. Offering a light yogic breakfast menu of Granola, Fruit, Oatmeal, and healthy juices and teas. Cost: 80 pesos. Wear a sweatshirt and Please bring a mat. - Noel Bhavani Cianci, noelcianci [- at -] me.com, Todos Santos
Equipale Chairs Wanted - I'm looking for two or three equipale chairs in reasonably good condition. Two of ours have served their time and need to be replaced as we need seating for four. Happy New Year to alls. - Steve Merrill, cruz [- at -] seatosierra.org, 612-152-7881, Todos Santos

Great Music At The Cerritos Brewery - Do not miss our special Wednesday open mic night with a collection of phenomenal local musicians like members from Ben and the Men, Cowboy, Bob, and Ash, a guest drummer/Vocalist from Oregon. Come and listen to the jam and get your groove on!

On Friday Chris Paulson is back with great classic rock cover songs as well as soulful originals from his CD's. Happy Hour Tues-Saturday from 4-6 with 1/2 price appetizers and 2 for 1 cocktails. Check out the new menu and other events on Facebook!!

NFL Every Sunday And Thursday - The play-offs are coming up. We will be open New Years Day for football and every Sunday Starting at 11AM and Thursday nights starting at 5pm Come enjoy the NFL Ticket. At Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. In downtown Pescadero. - Cerritos Beach Brewery, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534

Question - Has anyone used Lexsur or Southern Baja legal Services in La Paz for their visa work lately that can share their experiences with me? Please Email me - wadeinthewater2 [- at -] gmail.com
Exploring Sierra De Laguna - We would like to drive up into the Sierra de Laguna. Apparently there is a road about 8km south of Pescadero. Can anyone direct me more precisely? - Darryl, darrylb9 [- at -] gmail.com

Busco A Mi Perro Titan - Holas señores. Les quisiera pedir de favor ayuda a recuperar a mi perro. Es un perro negro Gran Danes cruzado con Labrador. Tiene una mancha blanca enfrente casi simulando K. La ultima vez que lo vieron estaba cerca de Hotel California. Una persona vieron cuando una pareja de americanos lo tomaron y lo subieron a su carro. Si tu tienes información por favor a me saber estaño mucho a mi perro. Estas son unas imágenes del parecido al perro. Es muy fácil ubicarlo. Tiene un problema en su patitas trasera izquierda es tic que tiene nada grave. Les agradecería mucho. - Johnnatann Mojica, 6461943789, mojica_420 [- at -] hotmail.com, 646 194 3789, Baja California Sur
(Rough Translation - Editor) - I am Searching For My Dog, Titan - Hello Everyone, I would like to ask you to please help me recover my dog. He is a Black Great Dane crossed with a Labrador. He has a white spot in front shaped sort of like a letter "K." The last time anyone saw him, he was near Hotel California. One person saw him when an American couple took him and put him in their car. If you have information, please know I love my dog. Here are some pictures similar to the dog. He is very easy to identify. He has a problem in his left hind paw [a tic] that is nothing serious. I would greatly appreciate it. - Johnnatann Mojica, 6461943789, mojica_420 [- at -] hotmail.com, 646 194 3789, Baja California Sur

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Featured Events This Week

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours, " "Daily Specials, " "Weekly Classes, " or other recurring business activities or workshops.)

Tuesday, January 01
Kundalini Prospero Año Nuevo - 11:30am until 1:00pm at Desert Dreams, Camino Viejo ( mex flag) 3rd house on right. Join us & Call in the new year with Grace, Awareness and Gratitude. Embrace 2013 with love. Special new year's Kriya for beaming and creating the future. A 90 minute class with a tranquil ocean view. Please bring a sweater, mat, a blanket for meditation and journal. 100 pesos. Home made classic Yogi tea served after. - Noel Cianci

NFL Football at Cerritos Beach Brewing Co. - Open New Years Day for football, starting at 11AM. Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., downtown Pescadero. - Robert Dale, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534
Wednesday, January 2
We Are The Drum - West African drum classes in the tradition of Nigerian drummer Babatunje Olatunji start today at 4:30pm at Cafe' Brown. These will be ongoing weekly classes. Please email me if you would like to join us. - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, wearethedrum.com, Todos Santos
Thursday, January 3
Salsa Clinic - Learn to dance salsa with instructor Adrian Meza. Three hours of classes divided into two sessions will be held at Tre Galline, 2nd floor. Morning session 10:30 – Noon. Lunch at Tre Galline Noon – 1 pm. Afternoon session 1 – 2:30. Price of 350 pesos includes both sessions and lunch. Cash bar. Limited space available. Please email gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com to reserve your space. - George Ruenitz, gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-178-0103

Portals, Vortexes And Galactic Imaginings - Acrylic And Mixed Media Paintings By Roxanne Sparks. Opening Reception 5-7 p.m., Caffé Todos Santos, Calle Centenario, Todos Santos. Appetizers – Wine – Music – Art. Show dates January 3 - 11, 2013 - Roxanne Sparks, 612-171-0436, Todos Santos

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, Bob Marlin's, Todos Santos. Eli Madden Jams tasty originals and classic rock renditions - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip

Piano Bar With Charles Tichenor - Jan 3, 4, and 5, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Join Charles to hear your favorite Classical, Pop, Broadway and Jazz tunes Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos

Friday, January 4
Music With Chris Paulson- 6-9pm, Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., Pescadero. Come enjoy music with Talented singer Song writer Chris Paulson. Contact: Robert Dale cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, 612 102 1534, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com

Piano Bar With Charles Tichenor - Jan 3, 4, and 5, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Join Charles to hear your favorite Classical, Pop, Broadway and Jazz tunes Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos

Music By Gypsy Carpenters - at Suki's Restaurant, Todos Santos, 6:30pm, Join us for some hot curry and cool margaritas. Special Guest! - Susan Zazzali Mittelstadt, Todos Santos
Saturday, January 5
Tracy Durland In Concert - 7pm, Cafelix, Todos Santos. Romantic Classics and Boleros in Spanish, English (Jazz) and French. Dress warmly. Seating limited. No cover.

Concierto de Tracy Durland - a las 7pm Cafelix, Todos Santos. Canciones en espanol (clasicas romanticas y boleros), ingles (jazz) y un toque en frances. Abrigate para estar al aire libre. Asientos limitados. No cover. - Felix Guluarte, salesboy_vagu [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 145 05 68, Todos Santos

La Garra Restaurant Sports Bar Turns 3! - The party will start Rocking at 6:00pm and will end ?? Two live bands - Jurassic Rock and Los Coyotes. Cover $50p. Check us out on Facebook: La Garra Restaurant Sports Bar - Happy & Chuy Cota, lagarrarsb [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/LaGarraRestaurantSportsBar, 612-145-0004

Music With Br'er Rabbit - 6-9pm, Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., Pescadero. Come enjoy music with Br'er Rabbit. Contact: Robert Dale cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, 612 102 1534, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com

Piano Bar With Charles Tichenor - Jan 3, 4, and 5, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Join Charles to hear your favorite Classical, Pop, Broadway and Jazz tunes Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos
Monday, January 07
Heaven On Earth 2013 Workshop - Creat Chandeliers - multi-media light fixtures. January 7-11, Donna Billick's Studio, Todos Artes, Todos Santos. Visit www.vimeo.com/3865519 for last year's Heaven on Earth Aztec Calendar project. Info - Donna Billick, rockartus [- at -] aol.com, 530-219-5918

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

Holy Guacamole!!! - $12 manicures & $20 pedicures to bring in the New Year at Chica's Salon! Why not treat yourself or someone else to a whole lot of pampering. Call anytime to make an appointment or buy a gift certificate. Located on the terrace at La Canada del Diablo in Todos Santos. - Kathie Cullinane, chicassalon [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-3160, Todos Santos
Need Furniture And Don't Want To Pay A Bundle? - Happy New Years Eve. If you are looking for stylish furniture from Crate and Barrel, Pottery Barn, World Market, West Elm etc. We sell gently used hand selected furniture and accessories. We have sofas, dining tables, bed frames, lamps, chairs, desks and lots of fun and unique treasures. For photos: please see our website: www.masmilagros.com - Sandra, scandiber [- at -] yahoo.com, www.masmilagros.com , 624-129-8691, Cabo San Lucas
Now Offering Conversion Of VHS Video Tapes To DVD! - We have been doing audio tapes to CD for a while but, now we're equipped to also convert all your precious movies and memories that are on old VHS tapes to DVDs. So, if you have a shelf or bag of movies or home recordings of your wedding, kid's recitals, vacations, and all those other memories that you don't want to let just sit there and mildew, why not convert them before it's too late. Or, I can convert them into a computer format for you -- wmv, mp4, avi, etc. -- or, format them for iPhone, iPad, PSP, MP3 players, and more.

We're still offering our service of putting your audio tapes onto cd or converting them into mp3s. Video or Audio - we now do it all :-). I'm offering this service at about half the average cost in the states or Canada. Email me for a quote. I'll be doing discounts for larger orders - 50+. Prices will depend on whether you want dvd, mp4, cd, mp3, or combinations. Peace, - Bonnie O'neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero

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!

Travel Trailer For Sale - 1993 travel trailer 24ft fully loaded, many new upgrades professionaly done sept 2011, wheelchair accessible, 10000.00 usd obo. - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074/250 999 9013, Baja California Sur

Ford Explorer Sport Trac For Sale - Luxury edition, air conditioner, 6 cylinders, automatic trans, leather seats, sunroof, baja plates. $6700 usd. Cel. 612-117 7497. 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

Two Surfboards For Sale - One 8ft Rusty Desert Island epoxy board for 200usd and a 10 ft Roland for 200usd. Both are in great shape. For more information please contact Jeff at dukjeffrey [- at -] yahoo.com. or 612 132-3096 - Jeff Montgomery , dukjeffrey [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 132 3096

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

Solar System For Sale - Used Solar system for sale in Las Tunas.This system includes six 120 watt panels and stands, an Xantrex inverter with battery fuse, (max current 260 amps DC, max cont. power 2500VA and max cont. current 21 amps) and an Xantrex 40 amp charge/load contoller. This is a twelve volt system and has only five years previous use. If interested please contact us for details at 612 132 3096, or dukjeffrey [- at -] yahoo.com. - Jeff Montgomery , dukjeffrey [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 132 3096
Tent Trailer - Remarkable baja toy, this euro import is so light and so practical. You can tow it with a tiny car, even a motorcycle. In minutes it converts to a almost king sized bed with a cozy mattress, all self contained in a huge off the ground tent (car-beach home). You keep your utensils in the trunk, safe and sound and sleep like a baby. It is being sold for $1,100 and you still get almost the same economy you demand for your car. new condo with no parking and that's the only reason i am parting with this wonderful toy. - Peter Jackson, peterandjie [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 119 6121, San Jose Del Cabo

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).

Over 30 Different Varieties Of Palm And Cycads. - From small palms in cultivation pots to large field grown monsters. Very good prices on all of these – most all of the big viveros in Los Cabos have bought palms from us; you won’t find better prices or service. You can fit some of our potted palms in your car, or let us crane into place some big statement palms – and everything in between. Come on by and see what we have.

We also offer crane service for your construction project, or if you want to sling a spiral staircase onto a second or third floor. We have also have moved hot-tubs onto second story decks/patios, and large trusses into place – whatever your challenge, we can usually find a solution. Our crane truck has 16 000 lbs capacity and 70’ reach. Check out some photos at: http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/grd/3497792225.html. Call Dean McQuillen in Todos Santos [- at -] 612.133.0311 or email todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/grd/3497792225.html, 612.133.0311, Baja California Sur

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. 612-117-7497. 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. 612-117-7497. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

English Teacher Tutoring - Are you looking for a tutor for your child or English instruction for yourself? I am a teacher from Colorado moving to Todos Santos this August. I specialize in teaching reading and English as a second language. I have a masters in education and am a Certified Academic Language Practitioner. Please contact me to discuss a personalized curriculum. Resume and references upon request. - Kathleen Cropp, kathleencropp [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

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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

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.

Language and Translation

Language Classes And Translation - Instituto de Inglés y Español "América," English and Spanish Classes. Written and Oral Translation Services. El Pescadero, BCS. Cell: 612-151-2385; Office: 130-3270 - Pablo Ramirez, pabloram2000 [- at -] hotmail.com

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

Solar Water Heating Systems
Solstice Solar Of Baja - Want a warm pool or hot shower without paying high energy bills? Visit Solstice Solar of Baja's website to learn about our quality systems designed for Southern Baja. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846 or 624-142-8002

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

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

Looking For Affordable Land - I have been living in the Baja off and on for the past 15 years, and my family currently owns property in Todos Santos.I am looking for something of my own. Raw land or something with a small building, preferably in Todos Santos or Pescadero area. Water and power are not necessary. - K Spencer, k_spencer [at] live.com, Canada

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

Villa For Rent Cabo San Lucas - Monthly rental, with Marina views in the hillside of Pedregal de Cabo San Lucas, with 4,500+ square feet. Just a couple of steps from town. Enjoy this 4 bedroom 4.5 bathroom home with elevator, a private theater, 2 car garage and high vaulted ceilings offering views from every room. Dining and living areas open to pool and BBQ area and large terrace. - Roger Ciceron, cabomarius [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-122-0167, Baja California Sur
Rent Or House Sit - Established writer, 50, working on seventh published book seeks rental or house sitting gig, beginning mid-January or Feb. thru ? Enthusiastically willing to perform any necessary maintenance or daily chores. Fluent in Spanish. Have own car. Excellent references. Previous house sitting experience. Also, have trained service dog who has excellent references too! Prefer Todos Santos, but open to any opportunity. - Gavin Ehringer, gavinehringer [- at -] earthlink.net, 619-888-9903, Todos Santos

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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/submitad.asp

Ride To The States Needed - One mature lady, a small well behaved dog and two small bags need a ride to the states. Will help pay gas and half of lodging (if it is with another lady). 124-8071 or C 624-355-5959 - Sunny M, sunsetmorghan [- at -] yahoo.com

Bus? Ride? Need Sjd To Pescadero Jan 3, And Return Jan 11 - Hola! I'm arriving [- at -] SJD airport Thurs., Jan. 3, just before 1 p.m., and looking for a ride (or bus) to Pescadero. Also need to return to SJD on Fri Jan 11 by noon. Having trouble finding bus info. Any info would be greatly appreciated! Would also share gas for a ride. Gracias! - Mike Demaria, deemo119 [- at -] hotmail.com, Baja California Sur

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

Caravan To Todos Santos - We are traveling down to Baja in early January and looking to cross the border in Tecate on January 7. We would love to caravan with some folks. This is our first time driving down but have solid instructions from my parents who have done so every year for the past 6 or so years. We will have our two small dogs with us and hope to stay just two nights, 3 days driving. Let me know if you are interested in joining us. - Zenana Rose, zenana [- at -] zenana-spa.com, 503-901-1981, United States

La Paz To So Cal, - Would like a ride to San Diego or there about's from La Paz the week of January 20, 2013, for two active 60 year olds plus a surf board bag with boards about 108 inches and two suitcases. Will pay our share plus.... Must be in So Cal by 1/26. - Shirley Bly, pegasusbillshirley [- at -] yahoo.com, 310-480-5623 USA

Ride Available February From N. Calif. To TS - Departing Sacramento about Feb.3 to Todos Santos. Room for 1 person and belongings. Please phone us at 530-622-5350.

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

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

Free Puppy - 4-5 month old male pup. His collar was cutting into his neck but he is recuperating nicely. He looks like a doberman mix but tiny. - Teri Sahli, terisahli [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-168-5540

Lost My Puppy For Christmas - I was at Pedrito beach christmas day with my dogs and when i left I put him in the back of my truck with the rest of them but when i got home he was gone. I think he jumped out of the back and someone found him and took him home. Well, it's still your lucky day 'cause this guy is special to me and im offering a reward for his return or if you know where he is. $100 dollar cash or a nice surf board and you won't have to take care of a big dog for 14 years (expensive) and I'll get my family back together b/c I have his parents. He's purebred doberman, 8 weeks old and Red and rust. we love him and would really appreciate it if you returned him. Help me out, please call 624 134 7464 - Daniel Hawley, smokindanman [- at -] gmail.com, 624-134-7464, Pescadero

Beautiful Black Cat With Green Eyes - This cat was abandon and is one of the friendliest cats I've ever met - he will certainly keep you laughing. This cat needs a loving home. Give me a call or email me and I can send you pictures of him. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612.133.0311

Dog Found - On Sunday a nice dog followed us home from Baja Beans. She is big, white, looks like a husky, and she has an orange collar. If this is your dog please contact us. - Judy kessler, judy [- at -] kesslersinhmb.com, 612-171-2333, Pescadero

Black Lab Puppy Needs Home - 4 month old black lab puppy needs home. Please email Gillian at gillyndolly [- at -] hotmail.com; 612-176-5877 - Christine Douglas, cdoug1946 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-103-7021, Todos Santos

Found Yellow Lab - Sweet yellow lab female about one year old with red collar found her way to our home in Barrio San Juan on Wednesday morning. Her brindle buddy dog ran off and she made herself at home. Please contact ASAP before we get too attached. wisteria1019 [- at -] yahoo.com - Dawn Hope, wisteria1019 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Seeking A Home For A Sweet Kitten Found Yesterday -->> - Took it to the vet and he said it was a healthy kitten, 4 weeks old and just weaned. We can't tell yet if its a boy or a girl. Sweetest, cuddliest little kitten. Blue eyes, black fur with orange and white streaks in it. Please email me if you'd like to meet it. Kai2lion [- at -] gmail.com. Thanks. Kyla - Kyla White, Kai2lion [- at -] gmail.com

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

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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