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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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Todos Santos Music Festival

News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun

Second Annual Todos Santos Music Festival Continues - Hotel California (with Vaso Loco LLC) presents the Todos Santos Music Festival over the next three weeks. The ten-day Festival runs through Saturday, January 26. Led by former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck and friends, the Music Festival benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., and their efforts to help the children of Todos Santos. Performances will be staged at Hotel California and the Town Plaza, Todos Santos. Performers this week include The Posies, led by Ken Stringfellow and Jon Auer, and The Baseball Project (Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Steve Wynn and Linda Pitmon). See our Featured Events This Week for more information on performers.

"Will Call" for all pre-paid Todos Santos Music Festival tickets, purchased both on-line and locally, will be open in the Hotel California Lobby from 3-9 PM on each of the Music Festival Concert Days (January 17-20; 24-26) as well as on Wed., Jan. 16 & 23. A photo ID and TSMF receipt are required when picking up pre-paid tickets. Additional VIP tickets for most performances may be available at "Will Call" for $15 US or 195 pesos. Admission is free to the outdoor performances on the plaza. General Admission tickets for performances at Hotel California available at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. More information at: todossantosmusicfestival.com. Photo Courtesy Wikipedia: The-Posies, Barcelona, October-2008 - The Baja Western Onion
Stolen Surfboards - 5 surfboards stolen Saturday, January 12th:
  1. 1 Danny Hesse 5'11" Fish, made from wood, very unique
  2. 1 Fletcher Chuinard Patagonia "Quark" 6'0"
  3. 1 Fletcher Chuinard Patagonia "Quark" 5'10"
  4. 1 Firewire 6'2" "Stealth" model
  5. 1 TDK 6'6" Green Funboard
If you see any of these boards, please contct Jaime at Pescadero Surf Camp: 612 134 0480, and/or call Jed 646 124 4933. Reward for return of any of these boards. poloko2004 [- at -] hotmail.com
Looking for Car To Rent Jan. 13-21 - Staying in Los Tunas. Interested to rent decent running vehicle $25/day for a week. I have drivers license, insurance and excellent driving history. Stick shift is fine. Couple with a toddler. Very responsible. Burned out on hitching. Email for quick response! Thanks. - Shandin Dolphin, kristindolphinlight [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Fishing Charters Is Great! - Captain Lee and his crew were an extreme pleasure to spend the day with! Very knowledgable and fun to be around, and super down to earth, good guys as well. My 9 year old son and I had a fantastic experience: caught tons of fish, learned about the local traditions, the ecology and marine life, and had some of the best fishing adventure moments we could have hoped for. We felt treated, safe, and thoroughly pumped to have met Lee and his crew. High recommendations to anyone looking for a special fishing or boating experience in Todos Santos. You can contact Lee at 612-119-7880 or go to www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com. - Michael Schlaker, 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

Children Books In English - I am looking to help a friend learn English and I am having a hard time finding any childrens books in English. If you have some that your children have outgrown or you just do not want anymore please contact me. - Stephanie, gravitygirl007 [- at -] hotmail.com
Guest Zumba Teacher - Guest Zumba teacher, Sandi Rubio in Todos Santos January 18 - 27th. Everyone is welcome, no experience necessary, come join the fun. Classes: Wednesday 9:00 - 10:00am at the Distillery; Friday 10:00 - 11:00am at La Arca; Sunday 8:00 - 9:00am at La Esquina. Don't miss power packed classes with Zumba Jan and Sandi! - Jan Turner, jant [- at -] aol.com, 145-0684
Lang & Gang's Surfabilly Show Comes To La Paz - This Saturday, Jan. 19, in La Paz, Tim Lang & The Post Surf Crew bring their mesh of surf, rock, reggae, and fun to Pelicanos! Show starts at 8. Pelicanos is located at KM14 Carretera Norte. 50 peso cover. - Darryl, desperados.darryl [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Pelicanos-Restaurant-Bar/160414717352418, La Paz

Life Of Pi - Friday, Jan. 18 at Teatro Luna Azul. A story that will make you believe in God,  "Life of Pi", the latest film from Ang Lee ("Sense and Sensibility", "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon", "Brokeback Mountain") is a technical marvel, magical realism at its best. From the acclaimed book of the same name. Curry dinner at 6pm, movie after 7pm. Info & Directions www.teatrolunaazul.com. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Grand Opening Of Gabo And Karin Schubert Galeria, El Triunfo - We invite all of you to the Grand Opening of The Galeria El Triunfo on Sun., Jan. 20, from 1-4 pm. The Galeria is located one block off the Highway, just down from Caffe El Triunfo. Refreshments will be served. We look forward to seeing everyone then. - Karin Schubert, kschubert [- at -] platinum.ca, 612 139 1209, El Trinufo

Hey Open Readers - and listeners, it's time to sharpen your pencils and your wits and join us Sunday the 20th at 4:00 pm on the patio at Michael's. Read your Original piece, 5 minutes long please, every one is welcome to participate. It promises to be another outstanding afternoon in Todos Santos. Don't miss it. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0821

Horse Riding! - Do you enjoy riding horses? Come and meet our wonderful horses all of them are so quiet, obedient and gorgoeus! Horses can be taking to Any beach you like. Only by appt. Very reasonable prices. Groups special disccount minimun 2 max 4. - Irak Rodriguez , iraroky [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-149-6991

AFC and NFC Championship Games At The Distillery
The AFC and NFC Championship Games are here at The Distillery Sunday, January 20th. The best place around to watch football, great food and of course we will have the best Baja Brewing micro beer available only at The Distillery.
We are open from 8am till Baja midnight everyday.
- Larry Crowson, larryc [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

Palapa Termite Product - I wish to spray my own palapa roof to beat the bugs and termites. Any product suggestions or advice? Thanks. - Darryl, darrylb9 [- at -] gmail.com

Calling All Trail Runners - Experienced trail/mountain runner from Portland, Oregon, living in Todos Santos for a few months and looking for others to explore local trails and mountains on foot. If you're interested in joining me or are new to trail running and would like to learn more, please contact me. Thanks! - Nick Triolo, nicktriolo [- at -] gmail.com, 624-150-5859, Todos Santos
Spanish Winter - Would you like to learn, speak or know more about Mexican Culture? Come and try a class and see how much fun could be to learn spanish. Cambridge methodoly used proved to be wonderful and number one in learning languages. BA in Bilingual Education Cambridge Certified Teacher. email or call me for a free placement exam and see your level. - Ivonne Benitez , jeremyvonn [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-149-6991

Zumba with Jan (Juanita) - Everyone is welcome, no experience necessary, classes in English...come and join the fun!

**Be ready for a fun sweat - bring water and sneakers and get your Z's on!**

Sundays, 8-9am at La Esquina, Wednesdays 9-10am at The Distillery, and Fridays 10-11am at La Arca. Jan Turner: 145-0684, cell: 612-348-1111, jant [- at -] aol.com, Todos Santos

Lost Black Gerber Flashlight - Dropped it somewhere on the tequila road from the highway to the beach. Wonder if anyone saw it? Would like to get it back if possible. It was my favorite. Thanks! - Doug, extranheros [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121543393, Pescadero

Author Signing: This Little Piggy Went To The Liquor Store - AK Turner, Amazon bestselling author of This Little Piggy Went to the Liquor Store, will read from her book and autograph copies at The Distillery in Todos Santos on Wednesday, January 23rd from 4-6pm. Publishers Weekly calls the book a "sincere, laugh out loud confessional" and "refreshingly honest". NY Times bestselling author Laurie Notaro warns "Empty bladder before reading." This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored in part by The Distillery and El Tecolote Bookstore. Autographed copies will be available for purchase. - Amanda Turner, amanda [- at -] akturner.com, http://www.akturner.com, Todos Santos

PA System Wanted - Looking for a small used PA for my bar here in Pescadero at the cerritos beach brewing co. - Robert D, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com, 612 102 1534

Live Music At Cerritos Brewing Company - 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!

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!! - Cerritos Beach Brewery, cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cerritos-Beach-Brewing-Company/260195174082767, 6121303246, Pescadero

Nanny Wanted - Nanny wanted for 3 kids from 2 families for about 12 hours per week; bilingual would be ideal; looking for someone to engage and play with our kids at our house located in Todos Santos. Thanks! - Emily Gable, esgable [- at -] gmail.com, 612-118-8791, Todos Santos

Se Busca Una Niñera - Necesitamos una niñera juguetón y dedicada para 3 niños de dos familias en mi casa en Todos Santos. Idealmente alguien que sea bilingue. 12 horas cada semana. Muchas gracias! - Emily Gable, esgable [- at -] gmail.com, 612 118 8791, Todos Santos

Yoga Classes, Monday to Friday - 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., Calle Valerio Gonzalez S/N Down from Walt-Mart, San Jose del Cabo. The cost for the yoga class is $100 pesos. Please bring a towel. Limited to 15 people per class. For private classes, contact Carmen Centeno [- at -] (624)125-3930 or info [- at -] samadhi.com.mx -We also offer Pilates [- at -] 6:30p.m. Carmen Centeno info [- at -] samadhi.com.mx, (624) 125-3930, www.samadhi.com.mx

Wake Up Now - Guided meditation, teachings, dialogue, and self-inquiry in the tradition of Zen and Advaita Vedanta, with Stephan Bodian. First and third Saturday mornings, February-April, 9:30-11:00 am, at Rumi Garden - , www.stephanbodian.org, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Shades Of Blue - The fabulous art of Todos Santos continues with the present studio tour show at Cafelix, and many of us are preparing our pieces for the Todos Santos Shades of Blue show. Last year was "Red" - this year we celebrate "Blue." Bring in date is Monday, Feb 18th from 11-1 at Cafelix - 50 pesos covers the hanging fee for up to 5 pieces of art, and the opening reception will be Wednesday, Feb 20th at 6:00. oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Wanted: Clawfoot Tub & Old Fashioned Toilet - Anybody know where i can find these items? THX! - Dave, lobogrande [- at -] gmail.com, 612-176-0417, Todos Santos

"The Pie Lady" Cooks Too! - Diane, The Pie Lady, creates delicious, nutritious, healthy meals for you and your family. Hearty soups, varied entrees, wonderful desserts. Real home made dining from scratch. Order by Wednesday, pick up in Todos Santos on Friday at 4pm.

Week of January 14: Potato Leek Soup, Curried Chicken with Vegetables, Brown Rice, Pumpkin Pie; Week of January 21: Carrot Ginger Soup, Baked Fish with Mango Chutney, Steamed Broccoli, Baked White Potato or Yam, Apple Pie

Generous portions for 2 or more. Diane's Incredible Carrot Cake, Banana Nut Bread, available at Que Rico, Pura Vida and the Farmer's Markets on Wednesday, La Esquina and Saturday, Canada del Diablo, from 10 to 12. Apple Pie, Pumpkin Pie, Mango Pie, Strawberry Pie, Mushroom Pie, Spinach Pie, Rich Chocolate Brownies available. Special requests can be ordered for gatherings, parties, brunch or events. Order at least 48 hours in advance. Email for details and directions for pick up. dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com (be sure to enter Pie Lady in subject box). - Dianejoy, dianejoy39 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

USA Mail With Miro Multiservicios Is Heaven! - Miro Multiservicios is located just down from the Pemex in town, across from El Molino, totally central, and Alex and Lupita are very attentive and personable. There is no more need to schlep to Cabo (as I did for years) where, at least in my case, there always seemed to be lost mail or long delays with arrival, or not all the mail delivered to me when I finally made the trek. Not to mention additional handling fees for sending mail to the USA even if it had all the postage in place.

Although MBE in Cabo were always very kind I can't tell you how many times I asked (because I learned it was necessary) "Are you sure that is everything?" was told "si" and then the next time I went I would be handed a bag of mail that should have been included with the bags I had collected on my previous visit. The company that handles the mail via Miro Multiservicios is called Postal, they are very organized and systematic, you can renew your mailbox online and pay with your USA credit card in USD. You will get an email from Miro that says "You have mail" and when you pass by Miro to pick it up, the mail is there for you, wrapped and stickered with weight and contents. Really easy and a noticeably cheaper annual expense than MBE in Cabo. Miro Multiservicios also will recycle your electronics (computers, printers, phone etc) and electrical equipment (fans, toasters, etc). I was very apprehensive about making this change to a new USA mail company because I know how frequently they fail after a stint, and I wanted to avoid the ordeal of changing my address across the board in the USA with the transition that would ensue, etc. But, I write today because I am so happy I did, my USA mail (and packages too:~) arrive very fast and Miro Multiservicios is all about serving you. I guess there are some good things about the explosive growth in this town and this is one of them! - Jennifer Rosen, jenniferleighrosen [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

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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 15 & Wednesday, January 16
Derek Buckner 2 Day Plein Air Painting Workshop - Don't miss this opportunity to learn from one of the best. January 15th and 16th. - Marsha Dahlquist, dahl1751 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 103 8024, Todos Santos
Wednesday, January 16th
An Intimate Musical Experience - Rancho Pescadero Presents Ken Stringfellow (from R.E.M. and The Posies). A benefit for the Todos Santos Salvavidas (Lifeguards). 6:30 PM Cocktails, 7:30 PM Dinner, 8:30 PM Music. - Rancho Pescadero, Reservations and Info: rancho1 [- at -] ranchopescadero.com, 612 135 5849, ranchopescadero.com

Open Mic At The Brewery - 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Cerritos Beach Brewing Company, Pescadero. come listen to local talent and if you play an instrument feel free to bring it with and schedule your time. Contact: Robert Dale CerritosBeachBrewing [- at- ] gmail.com, 6121021534, www.CerritosBeachBrewing.WordPress.com
Thursday, January 17
Permaculture Site Plan Class - 10am - 12 PM, at "Wholesome Home and Garden," Las Tunas, Todos Santos. Learn how to make a site plan for your dream home. Sliding scale: 100-200 pesos. Directions: 612-119-4098, or visit pcfsbaja.blogspot.mx - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-4098

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

Todos Santos Music Festival Week 2 Begins - Featuring The Posies and The Baseball Project, Hotel California. Benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., helping the children of Todos Santos. Information: - todossantosmusicfestival.com, Todos Santos

Piano Bar With Jonathan Orozco - Jan. 17, 18 and 19, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Latin, Classical, and All That Jazz, Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos
Friday, January 18
Life Of Pi - At Teatro Luna Azul. The latest film from Ang Lee. From the acclaimed book of the same name. Curry dinner at 6pm, movie after 7pm. Info & Directions www.teatrolunaazul.com. bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Skymed Member Appreciation Luncheon - Attention SkyMed members. Our CEO Will Klein will be in Cabo San Lucas Jan. 18 & La Paz Jan. 19 to host a SkyMed Members Appreciation luncheon for all SkyMed members in the area on those dates. Invitation & pre-registration required, so email cathie.smith [- at -] skymed.com for your personal invitation. - Cathie Smith Locicero, www.skymed.com/cathiesmith, 480-256-0219, United States

Todos Santos Music Festival Week 2 Continues - Featuring The Posies and The Baseball Project, Hotel California. Benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., helping the children of Todos Santos. Information: - todossantosmusicfestival.com, Todos Santos

Piano Bar With Jonathan Orozco - Jan. 17, 18 and 19, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Latin, Classical, and All That Jazz, Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos
Saturday, January 19
Skymed Member Appreciation Luncheon - Attention SkyMed members. Our CEO Will Klein will be in Cabo San Lucas Jan. 18 & La Paz Jan. 19 to host a SkyMed Members Appreciation luncheon for all SkyMed members in the area on those dates. Invitation & pre-registration required, so email cathie.smith [- at -] skymed.com for your personal invitation. - Cathie Smith Locicero, www.skymed.com/cathiesmith, 480-256-0219, United States

The Merlin Inside Workshop - Part 2 - Galeria Hayles presents two part Intention/Prayer stick making workshop. All day workshop with lunch served 9 to 5. Workshop designed to discover/investigate totems as they relate to one's strengths/lessons and artfully construct "Merlin" antennae to attract and help manifest one's goals. Cost is 1,600 pesos for both classes and includes syllabus. Limited to 8 - Nanette, 612 14 50183

Second Salon Scenes Performance - 7:00 pm. The Naked Acting Company, La Paz’s new English language theatre presents scenes by Pulitzer prize winner Edward Albee, Fredrico Garcia Lorca and others, with after-show discussion. Hosted by The Art House - 655 Revolucion (btwn Morelos and Victoria), La Paz. Info: 612-125-9114 Mon-Sat 10-6 or cindycrane090 [- at -] gmail.com. Free admission. Concessions available - Cindy Crane, 612-125-9114, La Paz

Surfabilly Show Comes To La Paz - In La Paz, Tim Lang & The Post Surf Crew bring their mesh of surf, rock, reggae, and fun to Pelicanos. Show starts at 8. Pelicanos is located at KM14 Carretera Norte. 50 peso cover. - Darryl, desperados.darryl [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Pelicanos-Restaurant-Bar/160414717352418, La Paz

Todos Santos Music Festival Week 2 Continues - Featuring The Posies, The Baseball Project, Chuck Prophet, The Elected, Jon Langford and the Twin Tones, Todos Santos Town Plaza. Benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., helping the children of Todos Santos. Information: - todossantosmusicfestival.com, Todos Santos

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-7pm, Villas De Cerritos, by the pool, El Pescadero. Eli Madden Jams tasty originals and classic rock renditions. Contact: Eli Madden elikewise [- at- ] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip

Piano Bar With Jonathan Orozco - Jan. 17, 18 and 19, 7 to 10 PM, The La Copa Piano Bar, inside the Todos Santos Inn. Latin, Classical, and All That Jazz, Thursday thru Saturday. - Todos Santos Inn, http://www.todossantosinn.com/, Todos Santos
Sunday, January 20
Open Readers - and listeners, 4:00 pm, the patio at Michael's. Original works, 5 minutes long, everyone welcome to participate. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0821

Grand Opening Of Gabo And Karin Schubert Galeria, El Triunfo - 1-4 pm. Gabo and Karin Schubert invite you to visit Galeria El Triunfo. Just down the street from Caffe El Triunfo, 1 block from the Highway. Refreshments provided - Karin Schubert, kschubert [- at -] platinum.ca, 612 139 1209. Gabo: gaboartista [- at -] gmail.com, 612 122 3437, www.garodiguez.com, El Trinufo

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, Napoli Pizza, El Pescadero. Eli Madden plays acoustic Rock and Roll featuring tasty originals and classic rock renditions. - Contact: Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip

Todos Santos Music Festival Week 2 Continues - Featuring The Posies and The Baseball Project, Hotel California. Benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., helping the children of Todos Santos. Information: - todossantosmusicfestival.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Shades Of Blue - 6:00, Cafelix, Todos Santos. Cafelix presents a show of community art - 2 or 3 Dim. pieces that celebrate the many beautiful shades of blue. Hanging fee of 50 pesos covers up to 5 pieces - bring to Cafelix on Mon, Feb 18 - 11-1 - Contact: oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com

Music With Joe Firstman And Chris Paulson - 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Cerritos Beach Brewing Company, Pescadero. come listen to great music with Joe Firstman this and Chris Paulson 2 outstanding singer songwriters. Contact: Robert Dale CerritosBeachBrewing [- at- ] gmail.com, 6121021534, www.CerritosBeachBrewing.WordPress.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

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Misc. Sales and Services Available

Pescadero Cleaning Services -

Professional Cleaning for Tile & Grout, Natural Stone, Fine Rugs, and Furniture.

Also offering Pressure Washing. Free Estimates and Free Demonstration Cleanings. - 612 105 7421, chubbsurf67 [- at -] yahoo.com
Season Specials At Caeli Casa Holística! - Enjoy Our Tempting And Affordable Selection Of Season Specials In Caeli Casa Holística!
  • Full body integrated Massage 90 min. $50usd
  • 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. ***Keep warm and pampered on our indoor cozy facilities. 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 - Mónica Velázquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com

Bed Canopy & Mosquito Net
- Beautiful Canopies, 100% Cotton
- All Sizes, Cozy, Free Of Bugs
- Improves Your Sleep
- Lola Comella, lolas_hair [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 119 6446, Todos Santos

Solar Water Heating Systems - Visit our website blog if you are tired of waiting for hot water. We now offer on-demand hot water recirculation pumps in addition to our solar pool and home water heating systems. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, http://solsticesolarofbaja.com/blog/, 970-963-0846 Vonage or 624-142-8002
Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon - Dr.Manlio Speziale. Member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Certified. Member of the Mexican board. 30 years expirience. In La Paz. Any cosmetic surgery. Intense pulse light, radiofrecuency, depilation with light. Fillers, botox. Phone office 1295252, cell 612 1416298, webpage www.drmanliospeziale.com. email manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com - Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 12 9 5252, La Paz

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

Trailer For Sale - 1985 trailer for sale. excellent condition, with air..tires good, with spare, excellent interior. 3000. obo. 612-152-4586 - Clea Comer, countylinedesign [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-152-4586, Pescadero
Panga - 23'Panga, centre consol, older 25hp Johnson all in very good shape, assorted fishing gear,located in San Jose del Cabo. - S. Brown, sezmetoo [- at -] hotmail.com, 2503764591, Canada

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

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Chipper/Shredder - Bearcat SC3305 chipper/shredder powered by 8hp gas engine. good condition $550 call kris - Kris Lundt, krislundt [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-0754, Pescadero

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

Sale On Royal Palms & Blue Hesper Palms In Pots - Our potted Royals are about six foot tall from the base of the trunk to the top of the fronds, and will grow very fast - some have even begun to trunk-out, this is a great deal at $500.00 pesos/per or $40.00USD/per. We've also a glut of Blue Hespers (Brahia armatas) in pots for only $250.00 pesos/per or $20.00USD/per.

Come by for a tour, we've over 9000 palms ... over 30 varietals. We have palms you can drive away in your car, or let us move into place massive, property transforming. specimens or we can make a plan for anything in-between. Check out some stunning examples of what we have to offer at: http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/for/3497827235.html - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/for/3497827235.html, 612.133.0311, Baja California Sur
Pacific Window Washing - Professional home window washing. Servicing Rancho Migrino to Todos Santos. Free estimates. - Mark, Pacificwindowwashing [- at -] gmail.com, 612 143 33 16, Pescadero

Spanish Lessons Begin! - Experienced teacher begins Spanish lessons next February fifth in Cabo San Lucas. Janet Wilson street between Felix Ortega and Ildefonso Green. Four hours a week.You will also be glad to join our conversation club for no extra charge. - Antonio Estamates Gavarain, caballito_b [- at -] hotmail.com, 624 143 9643, Cabo San Lucas

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.

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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.
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

Family Of Snowbirds Looking For A Place To Stay - We are a family of four coming into Todos Santos Jan. 29-Feb. 6 and just found out our friends don't have room for us! We're a tight, fun active family with a 5 and 8 year old and we're looking for a place to stay. Willing to house sit or rent or ... If you have any leads please be awesome and pass them along! Have a great day! - Matt Johnson, sweetmattyj2 [- at -] hotmail.com

Las Brisas house for rent during TS Music Festival - 3 bedroom / 2 bath house / ocean view / no internet. Walk to beach or town. Relax on the rooftop deck. $1000 USD per week. No smokers. - Jann Reed, heyjann [- at -] aol.com, 530-519-4643

Trailer/Palapa/Outside Wet Bar For Sale - Located in Mountain Shadow RV park between Pescadero and the beach. These 3 year old improvements include a 22ftx42ft steel palapa with thatched roof, a 10ftx22ft 2nd story viewing deck(great for sunrises and sunsets), and a 30ft 1987 travel trailer. Outside L shaped granite top wet bar, propane tank, hot water tank, pela with automatic pressure system. Large tiled private bathroom/shower, fridge, barbeque, and 9ft privacy walls on the back and one side. Unique tiled floors. Will sell for $29,900. - Frank, shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com, Pescadero

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

For Rent/Casita - Very beautiful 2 bedroom casita for short-term rental. 1.5 miles from Todos Santos center. Walking distance to yoga at Hotelito, sunset on the beach, coffee and internet at La'Esquina. - Teresa, terry.1970 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-143-1501
Quiet Young Woman - looking for modest, inexpensive accomodations in Todos Santos. capable individual open to work trade or house sit options. - Samantha, r.velveteen [- at -] hotmail.com, 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

Need A Ride Down To Baja - Hi, me and my boyfriend need a ride anywhere down the baja. Our destination is Cabo but anywhere down the baja will be fine. We will pitch in for gas. We are in Orange county but can meet you anywhere around the area even at the border. I know the baja pretty well so can also help with tips and good places to stop. - Valerie Eden, Baja California Sur

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

Ride Needed From Cabo Airport To TS January 15 - Need a ride from cabo airport January 15 to todos santos. - Wendell Carlson, Olydome [- at -] comcast.net

Ride Offered - Room for 1 or 2 persons, heading North to SF Bay Area, leaving in a week or so (19th-22nd?). - Alan Pomeroy, alanpomeroy [- at -] gmail.com, Los Barriles

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

Rider To Share Gas - Leaving Oregon to Cabo end of January, have room for non smoker rider in one of our cars to share gas. yodydody [- at -] gmail.com. yodydody [- at -] gmail,com

Seeking Co-pilot For Drive South - Leaving Northern California right around January 29, driving to Todos Santos. There is room for one human, and possibly one canine of suitable temperament & training. Planning to take 4 days. Share gas & driving. You get your own lodging. Only safe drivers need reply! - Jane Sipe, jasi57 [- at -] juno.com, 707-331-9718 (USA)

Caravan Down Baja Anyone? - Two of us Leaving Feb. 1 from Corvallis, oregon, would like to caravan with another car in mexico at least to la paz. we are going as far as San Jose Cabo. want to do a normal time mellow drive stopping at hotels. Not too fast paced! I drive every year so familiar with drive and language. Nice to have two cars in case of breakdowns ive found out. email yodydody [- at -] gmail.com - Barbara, yodydody [- at -] gmail.com, Cabo Pulmo-East Cape

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.

Ride Share - Depart northern Cal. sacramento area feb.4. for Todos Santos. we have space for 2 persons and some cargo. Route is freeway 5 and/or 101. arevalosan [- at -] aol.com, 530-622-5350

Driving Bus To TS From Phx Feb. 8-12 - I'm driving my bluebird/RV with a 12-foot utility trailer and rack from Phoenix to TS in early February. I can deliver supplies, materials, and of course you and your friends to points along the way. Please contact me for more details. Thanks, John. jedtimesaz [- at -] gmail.com, United States

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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 -

Two Beautiful Dogs Seek Loving Homes - These dogs were found wandering on the highway, tired, hungry, and in danger of being hit by cars. The first dog is a male Golden Retriever approximately two years old. He’s been neutered. His beautiful, shiny, copper-colored coat is in show-dog condition. He sleeps quietly outdoors, doesn’t bark, dig or chew, and is friendly with adults, children and other dogs. He eagerly jumps into the car, and is a quiet, long-distance traveler. He’s been to the vet. The second dog is a female black Labrador Retriever, also about two years old. She’s sweet-natured with a beautiful coat and a friendly temperament. She doesn’t bark, dig, or chew. She is also a great car traveler, and has been to the vet in Todos Santos. Either dog would make a wonderful companion. - Penny Brozda, pennybrozda [- at -] mac.com, 612-147-7550, Todos Santos

Found: Adorable Pup - Shaggy little white male dog needs a home, sweet as can be. Fixed, shots, ready for love, if not claimed by next Wednesday. - Monica, Monicaqu [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-9275

Raider Needs A New Loving Home - 2 year old male arctic malmute. very odediante, knows hand signals. needs loving home. Call 612-137-1926. call for appointment to see in todos santos - Glenn Eige, eigeinbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-137-1926, Todos Santos

Lady Kitties in Need of Home - 2 genteel, attractive, mature (spayed)lady felines seeking full time accommodation. We enjoy peaceful, indoor lodging as napping is our preferred past time. Although we do venture outside for reasonable periods of time if the grounds are safe and secure, we do not like being left outdoors at night. We wish for a n/s, pet free environment without rambunctious annoyances. Our needs are simple; fresh water, dry cat food and a bedtime snack ("Temptations" is our favorite). We especially appreciate being brushed regularly and having a daily cleaned litter box of "Scoop Away" available, discreetly placed. We display affection when our needs are met. We require normal health care and can provide a medical history. Qualified, serious inquiries, please. 612-142-1359

Good Home For Blacky With The Green Eyes - Very affectionate cat, bonds quickly when shown love. He has an inquisitive & entertaining personality. He loves to be held & petted. A true lap-cat! Blacky was abandoned by a neighbour and has come to us hoping for a new home, but we already have a few cats and simply cannot look after another. To see pictures of Blacky, please go to: http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/pet/3531214709.html. You can also call Doris at 612.132.5087 or email dorisdmg [- at -] telus.net - Doris, dorisdmg [- at -] telus.net, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/pet/3531214709.html, 612.132.5087, Todos Santos

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

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

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, 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, mojica_420 [- at -] hotmail.com, 646 194 3789, Baja California Sur

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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