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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, January 25, 2013 - Weekend Edition
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



The Fur Will Fly This Sunday! - The Hotel California will present the 10th Annual Fur Ball this Sunday, January 27. The benefit celebration will feature a live auction hosted by Wendy Rains, a raffle, dinner, dancing and music with Tim Lang and the Post-Surf Crew. Among the art offered at auction is the painting, "Alaska," by Libusche Wiesendanger.

The event is designed to benefit the ongoing spay/neuter program of dogs and cats throughout the year in Todos Santos (Amigos de los Amimales de Todos Santos, A.C.).

Tickets are 280.00 pesos and are available at El Tecolote Bookstore and at the door. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

(Photo at Right: Courtesy of the artist, Libusche Wiesendanger)

Baja Shakespeare's 13th Season - Aloha, A Hawaiian Night's Dream (a modern day take off on A Midsummer Night's Dream with flowered shirts and hula skirts) opens March 21st and runs thru the 24th at our Theatre Under the Stars at Rancho Buena Vista Resort just south of Los Barriles. Doors open at 6:00pm and shows start at 7:00. Tickets are $20usd or 250 pesos and Will Call is taking reservations; contact nanatembden [- at -] ymail.com or call 624-141-0593. - nanatembden [- at -] ymail.com

Cine Bajo Estrellas: Outdoor Theater In Pescadero -
We are open Monday, Weds, and Friday nights. Movies start at 6:30PM
Check out our website for showtimes and movie trailers. - CineBajoEstrellas2 [- at -] gmail.com, www.cinebajoestrellas.biz

Second Annual Todos Santos Music Festival Final Week - Hotel California (with Vaso Loco LLC) presents the final week of Todos Santos Music Festival. 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 Alejandro Escovedo & The Sensitive Boys, Joseph Arthur, Torreblanca, Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express, and Surprise guests. 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. 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. - The Baja Western Onion

Need Stuff Brought Down To Todos/Pescadero? - We are driving to Baja next week. Contact us if you want stuff brought down. Please email beachfront437 [- at -] gmail.com Thank you. - Cindy, beachfront437 [- at -] gmail.com
Rumi in Todos Santos - I want to thank all the many Todos Santeños who came out last Sunday night to listen to translator Coleman Barks (shown at right) share his masterful translations of the beloved Persian poet and mystic. It was a great joy to share my love of Rumi with all of you, and I look forward to having Coleman back again next year, as well as to hosting other similar evenings in future at Rumi Garden. Special thanks to Lisa Starr for not only reading her beautiful poems but also doubling as waiter and kitchen assistant when the hired help didn’t show up. - Yanggum, yanggum [- at -] rumigarden.com

Treasure Trove Of Free Computer Stuff - Toshiba Lap Top, HP PC, HP Printers, Epsom Scanner, a life-time supply of wall warts, dozens of cables, three keyboards, cables, cables, etc...You can even have the table it is all sitting on...time to move on. All Free, but you have to take it All. Send me an e-mail for a picture, and/or questions. First come, first served. - mmmconnect [- at -] hotmail.com, La Paz

Warm Up For The Music Festival With Chris Paulson Live At La Esquina - Get the party started at La Esquina with live acoustic music by singer/songwriter Chris Paulson, Saturday, January 26th from 5:30 to 8:30pm. BBQ super burros, full bar and great tunes will get you in the mood to go rock in the plaza for the last night of the Todos Santos Music Festival. - Marimar Or Paula, hola [- at -] laesquina.com, http://www.laesquinats.com, 612 145 0851, 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

Clean Up Day, Saturday 26, 9am - Please come in front of Miguel Hildalgo school on Horizonte, near la tienda Los Pinos. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided. Help is much appreciated. - Emanuela, emagard [- at -] mac.com, 612-161-2907, Todos Santos

Wanted: Old/Unused Fishing Lures - Cleaning out your tackle box? Got some old fishing lures you don't mind giving away or selling for a small fee? We need them for use as stage props is a new Teatro Luna Azul Production debuting on February 14: "To Salsa With Love." I'm in San Sebastian and am happy to pick them up from you. - Mike Brozda, mike.brozda [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-134-7359, Todos Santos

Art Show At Galeria Indigo - Join us for a glass of wine with artists Robert Wood, Diaz Castro, Judson Blaine, Nikki King, Cynthia Aldrich and Vincent Lamote. Saturday, February 2, at 5 pm, at Galeria Indigo, Todos Santos - Frieda Telemans, indigotodossantos [- at -] yahoo.com, www.facebook.com/indigotodossantos, 044-612-1373473, Todos Santos

What Are You Really Searching For? - This Sunday January 27th, from 10am to 11:30 at La Arca, Robert Hall will be joined by Robert Saltzman at the weekly Dharma talk. The two Roberts will offer a dialogue and discussion on the theme: "What are you really searching for?" Everyone's invited. - Alvaro Colindres, eldharma [- at -] mac.com, http://roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, 6121450676, Baja California Sur

Save The Dates For The Fourth Annual Cabo Marine Show - Save the Dates! The fourth annual Cabo Marine Show at IGY Marina Cabo San Lucas is just around the corner! — We are happy to announce that the fourth annual Cabo Marine Show will be held on May 1–4, 2013 at the IGY Cabo San Lucas Marina and the Wyndham Cabo San Lucas hotel (located Blvd. Marina s/n, Lots 9 & 10, downtown Cabo San Lucas).

To mark the occasion, we have updated our website with useful information about this year’s marine networking event and boat show. Please visit: cabomarineshow.com. For sponsorship and booth pricing information as well as fees for in-water exhibitors, please contact MAA+Eventos at info [- at -] maaseventos.com. A partial list of exhibitors is up on the site with more additions in the coming weeks.

This year we are thrilled to have our closing Cabo Marine Party at the all new Skypool | Dayclub at the Wyndham Cabo San Lucas! Please check the site for continual updates, new exhibitors and hotel booking information. The Cabo Marine Show is proud to celebrate its fourth year in existence; we’ve gathered momentum and strong consumer recognition and remain today the only Boat Show and Marine Products & Services Expo on Mexico’s entire Pacific coastline.

Last year’s show was met with overwhelmingly positive response from our exhibitors, sponsors and attendees, establishing itself as the largest marine networking event in Mexico. If you have any questions about this year’s show, please feel free to email or call us at: +52-1 (55) 5434-3747 or info [- at -] maaseventos.com >We hope you’ll join us this year! - Sergio Igartua, info [- at -] maaseventos.com, http://www.Facebook.com/CaboMarineShow, +52-1 (55) 5434-3747, Baja California Sur

Full Moon Drumming - This Friday Jan. 25 at Teatro Luna Azul. Come join the party! Campfire, drum circle, bring your drums, or play some of ours. Dinner at 6pm, Fettucine Alfredo. Info & Directions at www.teatrolunaazul.com - bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com

Distillery New Dinner Menu - Please come and check out our new dinner menu with new and exciting specials that change daily. Only the freshest items served to you by our dedicated staff. The back garden patio is open now.

Don’t forget to see what wonderful wines we have waiting for you in the Wine Cave to take out or enjoy in the Cave. It’s a very romantic and quiet setting to enjoy that special wine.

The best place around to watch sports, great food and of course our Distillery Burgers with hand cut potato, onion rings and sweet potato fries and we have the best Baja Brewing micro beer available only at The Distillery plus all of your favorite drinks and our Pub menu is always happening.

Look for our Super Bowl Party plans as we plan the best way to watch the game with your friends and dine on our exciting Distillery Pub fare designed around the game. We are open from 8am till Baja midnight everyday. - Larry Crowson, larryc [- at -] theistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098

Buena Fortuna Botanical Garden Tour - Botanical Garden Tours - Come for a tour of this incredible jungle oasis rich with diversity in the heart of the Baja desert. Buena Fortuna, a true manifestation of botanical abundance, was started over a decade ago with seeds and plants collected from all over the world by world renowned botanist, Gabriel Howearth. The site, in La Ribera, Baja Sur Mexico is home to over 3,500 species of plants from around the world, the result of a lifetime of research and collection from Gabriel’s travels. The gardens are organized botanically by plant families, designed in combination with permaculture principles, and shaped in diverse symbolic forms, such as the Vitamin Pyramid garden, or the Tree of Life garden. Guided tours are offered every Saturday starting at 10:00 am.

Tours include refresments $150 pesos per person organic lunch avalible by reservation for $150 pesos. Produce, landscape design consultations, exotic nursery plants, compost and rare organic seeds also available. To make reservations please contact Gabriel by email at buenafortunagardens [- at -] gmail.com. Buena Fortuna is located at the entrance to La Ribera which is approximately 7miles or 12km east from Las Cuevas it is located on the north side of the road across the street from cabo riverea. Look for the big yellow gates. Look forward to sharing the rich diversity of the world planting our garden paradise seed by seed - Gabriel Howearth, buenafortunagardens [- at -] gmail.com - Gabriel Howearth, buenafortunagardens [- at -] gmail.com, http://buenafortunapermaculture.wordpress.com/, La Ribera

Please Come To Our Annual Meeting! - On Saturday, February 2nd, the Annual Meeting of the Asociacion de Las Colonias de Todos Santos (ACTS) will be held at 3 PM, La Arca in Todos Santos. During the past year, ACTS has been instrumental in initiating important projects for our community including the paving of Playitas Road as well as the recent 2000 signature Security Petition drive. If you are interested in supporting these and/or recommending other beneficial projects, please plan on attending the ACTS Annual Meeting. We need you! For info, suggestions or concerns, please contact ACTSsecretary2013 [- at -] gmail.com

¡Por favor, venga a la reunión anual de ACTS el 2 de febrero! El sábado, 2 de febrero, la Reunión Anual de Asociacion de Las Colonias de Todos Santos (ACTS) se celebrara a las 3 PM en La Arca en Todos Santos. Durante el año pasado, ACTS ha contribuído decisivamente a la iniciación de proyectos importantes para nuestra comunidad incluso el pavimento de La Calle Playitas así como la reciente Petición de Seguridad Pública. Si se interesa en el apoyo de éstos y/o recomendación de otros proyectos beneficiosos, por favor planeé asistir a la Reunión Anual de ACTS. ¡Lo necesitamos! Para la información, sugerencia o inquietudes, por favor contacte ACTSsecretary2013 [- at -] gmail.com. - Todos Santos
Ride Offered To Sacramento - I'm leaving La Paz friday Jan. 25th and would like to share the drive/gas if possible. Could pick you up anywhere close by or on the way. Will need to have some money for gas but only your share so the more people the better. Im driving solo right now and Im in a subaru wagon with plenty of room if anyone needs dropped off along the way. Call me at 612-147-2076 - Adam S, 612-147-2076, Baja California Sur

Crossing The Border With Dogs - I have heard conflicting reports about the new International Health Certificate required by the US for bringing small animals over the border. Has anyone made the round trip from the US to Mexico and back recently with their pet dog? If so, what forms were needed. Thanks. - Elizabeth, ehcoz [- at -] aol.com

Myofascial Release Therapy Wanted - I am looking for someone who practices/offers myofascial release therapy or myofascial trigger point therapy. I could go anywhere from La Paz to Cabo. I am in Pescadero. Thanks. - Laura, pescaderosurf [- at -] hotmail.com

Cabo To Vegas? - looking for info or anyone who has driven and took ferry from la paz to tobolobampo then up to las vegas on places to stay up the mexican side and which border crossing is best. - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074, Baja California Sur

Baby Stuff! - Have 2 guests with babies arriving 8 Feb. for a week. Need a stroller, cribs, high chairs. Will beg, borrow, or buy! - Laurel Taub, todoslaurel [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0536

2 Kayaks Need A Ride - Anyone interested in gas money in exchange for transport of kayaks from Nor Cal to TS? - mcjl [- at -] sonic.net


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Featured Events This Week  Return to Top

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


Friday, January 25th
Todos Santos Music Festival Week 3 Continues - Featuring Alejandro Escovedo and Joseph Arthur, Hotel California. Benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., helping the children of Todos Santos. Information: - todossantosmusicfestival.com, Todos Santos

All-day Open House And Plant Sale - Friday and Saturday, "Wholesome Home and Garden," Las Tunas, Todos Santos. - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, http://pcfsbaja.blogspot.mx/, 612-119-4098

Gypsy Carpenters Play - 5:30pm, at Suki's, Todos Santos

Full Moon Drum Party - 6pm, Teatro Luna Azul, Todos Santos. Drumming under the big moon, campfire, Fettucine Alfredo dinner and drinks available. Bring a drum or play some of ours! - bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com

Piano Bar With Jonathan Orozco - 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 26th
Clean Up Day - At 9am. Please come in front of Miguel Hildalgo school on Horizonte, near La Tienda Los Pinos. Gloves and garbage bags provided. Help appreciated. - Emanuela, emagard [- at -] mac.com, 612-161-2907, Todos Santos

All-day Open House And Plant Sale - Friday and Saturday, "Wholesome Home and Garden," Las Tunas, Todos Santos. - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, http://pcfsbaja.blogspot.mx/, 612-119-4098

Warm Up For The Music Festival With Chris Paulson Live - 5:30 - 8:30 pm, La Esquina, Todos Santos. BBQ super burros, drinks and great live acoustic music by singer/songwriter Chris Paulson will get you in the mood to rock in the plaza for the last night of the Todos Santos Music Festival! - Marimar Or Paula hola [- at -] laesquina.com, 612 145 0851, www.laesquinats.com

Todos Santos Music Festival Week 3 Finale - Featuring Alejandro Escovedo & The Sensitive Boys, Joseph Arthur, Torreblanca, Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express, and Surprise guests, Todos Santos Town Plaza. 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 - 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 27th
Robert Hall and Robert Saltzman At Dharma Talk - 10am to 11:30, La Arca, The two Roberts will discuss "What are you really searching for?" - Alvaro Colindres, eldharma [- at -] mac.com, http://roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, 6121450676, Baja California Sur

NFL Sunday - 12PM Pre-Game, Cerritos Beach Brewing Co., Pescadero. Enjoy the last playoff game and NFL food and drink specials. - Robert Dale cerritosbeachbrewing [- at -] gmail.com, 612 102 1534, www.cerritosbeachbrewing.wordpress.com

Sunday Movie Screening At Tortugas Bar & Grill - We will be screening the movie Rango. Bring the family. Villas de Cerritos Beach, Pescadero. - Juan Pablo Solis, juanpablosolis [- at -] gmail.com, 6121502776

Fur Ball 10th Anniversary - Hotel California, Todos Santos, beginning at 5:00 p.m. Live music, dinner and auction benefit to support ongoing efforts to spay/neuter our four-legged friends in Todos Santos and surrounding areas. Tickets MN280.00 per person. - Amigos de los Animales de Todos Santos, a.c.
Monday, January 28th
Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, La Bodega De Todos Santos, Todos Santos. Acoustic Rock and Roll featuring originals and classic rock renditions. - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip
Thursday, January 31st
Gardening Guru Seminar/Workshop At Baja Beans - 1 PM, Baja Beans, El Pescadero, BCS. Free Product Demonstration of Natural Alternative Gardening & Pest Management (Integrated Pest Management, IPM) - Kelp, Epsom Salts, pH Testing, NPK, Moisture Meters - Cathy Fuller gardeningguruinc [- at -] gmail.com, 612 107 8588, https://www.facebook.com/events/248740135259825/

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, Bob Marlin's, Todos Santos. Eli Madden Jams tasty originals and classic rock renditionse - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip
Friday February 01
"Colorful Realm" Reception - Art Work By Eric Durazo And Jennifer Power - 3:00pm-6:00pm, Alas y Olas Gallery on calle Juarez just a 1/2 a block west of Hotel California, Todos Santos. Please join us in our reception of the new art works of Jennifer Power and her guest Eric Durazo. "Colorful Realm" Will be on display in our Gallery through out the month of February. Daphna Jindrich alasyolasgallery [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0789

The Baja Onionskin Online - The Baja Onionskin is a printable version of the weekly Community Events Calendar designed to inform visitors to our area. In addition to printed copies, The Onionskin is available online. Download This Week's edition of The Baja Onionskin in PDF format Here: www.bajawesternonion.com/Onionskin/current.pdf. Please feel free to print and distribute to your guests and visitors. - The Baja Western Onion

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Anyone planning an event should check the Online Community Calendar
before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. - The Baja Western Onion

Misc. Sales and Services Available  Return to Top



News From La Canada Del Diablo - We welcome 2013 with even more bargains. Last week we had a "SPECIAL" on Chilean pine end table and one of a kind chairs. If you did not make in, there are still a few left to choose from.

But this week, in addition, we are offering all lamps 15 % OFF. Lamps with shades starting at 300.00 pesos (24.00 usd) Such a deal. We have the largest selection of lamps shades in Todos Santos. Stop by and shop our limited time sale.

Start the New Year right by making where you live even more beautiful.

- Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069


Palms/Landscaping/Drip Irrigation - I have multiple varieties of palm trees for sale. Royals, Coco Plumosos, Bird Of Paradise, Garden Palms, Washingtonians, Coco Palms, Canaries and Jelly Palms. Many different sizes available. Papayas, Bananas and much more. If necessary I can help with transplanting, landscaping and setting up drip irrigation. Reasonable prices. - David, 612-153-6029

Rincon ATV - 2007 TRX680 FA/FGA fourtrax Rincon with GPS and is fuel injected. In garage and well taken care of. - George Van, cabosheri [- at -] yahoo.com

Looking For Wood Works? We Can Help! - Caoba offers you interior and exterior solid wood furniture, House planning and extension, Kitchen, Bathroom, Bedroom, Entertainment Centers, Home Bar, Doors and more. At Caoba our furniture is created from solid hardwoods, joined together with strong wood joints and high quality hardware.

We are located in Todos Santos in Rafael M. Pedrajo Street, between Santos Degollado and Verduzco, with personal attention in La Paz, Todos Santos, Los Cabos, San José de Los Cabos and Los Barriles. - Israel Mejia, caoba_emadera [- at -] yahoo.com.mx, 612.105.2481, 612.103.8395, Todos Santos

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!

Inflatable Boat - For sale: 2009 14' Mercury Inflatable boat with 25hp Mercury two-stroke outboard. As new. Only 30 hrs. Complete with 2009 Highliner trailer. Selling price $3,750. Please email for photos and information. - davidinbaja [- at -] gmail.com

1993 Travel Trailer - 24ft sierra cobra fully loaded an roomy,wheelchair accessible,many new professionly done upgrades sept 2011 , 10000.00 obo and would trade for property.pics on request - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074 or 250 999 9013, Baja California Sur

Advisory: One Week Of Subs For Yoga With Jessica - Monday and Tuesday Laura will be subbing classes at Las Brisas Yoga studio and the Hotelito. Wed. through Saterday Kelsey will be subbing at all location (Las Brisas, Hotelito, and Hotel Guaycura). Jessica will return to all classes on Monday Feb. 4th! She is taking a week to teach her first retreat for Paraiso Adventures. Thank you for understanding! - www.facebook.com/todossantosYogawithjessica, 612-139-5862

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

German Bratwurst - Hello, you all. We have returned. With us, find the only and original German recipe Bratwurst aka sausage and in various verities you can get them either Vacuum sealed or readily grilled with "Sauerkraut." (Finger licking good) Look for us every Thursday from 10.00 am till noon at "La Venta" Next to Farmers Market at the entrance to the trailer park. We also have: Italian Sausages, Black Forrest Ham, Leberwurst (Liver Paté) Wiener Wurstchen ( original recipe, not to be confused with "hotdogs". And many more of "the Old country" recipe delicacies. We can also respond to some of your "Special orders" Looking forward to see you again every Thursday. Sincerely, your sausage ladies - Manuela & Yacqueline, schusselmaus2000 [- at -] yahoo.de, www.irresistible.mx, 0446121532279

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

Closed For Vacation - Jan. 30 - Feb. 6 Chica's Salon will be closed due to the arrival of party animal's from Colorado that will require my full attention. $12 manicures & $20 pedicures! Located on the terrace at La Canada Del Diablo. - Kathie Cullinane, chicassalon [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-3160, Todos Santos

Need Your VHS Or Audio Tapes Converted To DVD Or CD? - We're now equipped to 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 whether they are store bought or 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. It doesn't matter if they're store bought or those homemade treasures that you can't replace. 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

Tennis Pro Available - Pablo Martínez is a professional recognized by the United States Tennis Association, the European Registry of Tennis Professionals as well as the Registro Profesional de Tenis. He is director of the tennis programs at Capella Pedregal in Cabo San Lucas. He provides lessons for adults and juniors of all ages. Please visit his website at www.martennis.com for more information and to schedule a lesson. - Pablo Martinez, www.martennis.com, 6241228174, Cabo San Lucas

Need Stuff Shipped North? - I still have room so book your space onboard the Mothership! I have an F-650 5ton super C class with air ride suspension that ressembles a Semi and has tons of room for all your stuff Except motorized vehicles (quads, dirt bikes etc). Boxs, suitcases or rubbermaids are preferred but I can take things like surf boards etc. Please send me what you have and include what you would like to pay to have your stuff transported in one piece as far north as Quesnel BC Canada. If I feel its reasonable I will get back to you. Please do not ask me for a quote. Call DHL and find out how much they want first and then contact me. I will be leaving mid March and arriving in Vancouver sometime April 1st. I have been in Los Cerritos since 2003 and I have lots of referances! - Wheelr Jon, k2extremedog (AT) yahoo.ca, Pescadero

For Sale, Very Healthy Coco Palm And Pulido Nicho - Robust, established coco palm has got to go. What a shame!! Planted about 13 years ago and well tended. Taking offers. Can probably be loaded onto a truck with backhoe. Carefully constructed and finished pulido nicho. Used to have beautiful leaded, painted and acid etched representation of Virgin Mary. Looks great with a mirror in it. Useful in hallway, bedroom, etc. A nice piece for indoor or outdoor. $100us. Could not even buy the materials for that price. - Wendy Faith, wendy_faith [- at -] yahoo.ca, 612 118 6965, 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

Surfboard For Sale / Big Wave Board 8'0" - Santa Barbara Surf Shop/ L. Yater 8'0"gun for sale. Rounded pin tail with glassed in carbon fins. Never been broken, no cracks in fins. Some dings but sealed. Some discoloration from the sun. Overall great board! Asking $2,000 pesos firm. No low ball offers please. - David, 612-153-6029

Ford F-150 Triton Pickup For Sale - Very nice 2004 Ford Triton for sale. Dark green in color. 2 wheel drive. Includes a snug-top lid and awesome sound system with a CD shuttle and DVD player. step sides and nice rims with low profile tires. Tinted windows. 140,000 miles US plates. 4.6 liter V8 with tow package. AC/Cruise Auto Trans. 2- seater with small suicide doors for access behind the seats. Tan interior... Asking $10,000.00 USD. 109,000 miles I will e-mail photos upon request. - David, 612-153-6029, Todos Santos

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  Return to Top

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

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

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

Satellite TV / Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
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  Return to Top



Casa Rivera Miramar - Price is reduced on this magnificent house on one half acre, located in Las Tunas area of Todos Santos. Over 3000 sq feet of living space with all utilities, including the furnishings. Stunning top floor patio offers 360 degree views of the desert, ocean, sunsets and the Sierra de la Lagunas! Floor plan allows for summer breezes and winter sunlight to create an incredibly comfortable year round living. With less than a 10 minute walk to the beach and a 5 minute drive to the famous surf break of La Pastora, this home offers multiple opportunities for full or part time occupancy. For more information and photos please visit: www.bajabeachviews.com

Several lots also available adjacent to the house in Las Tunas area as well. In addition, two ocean view lots very close to the beach club with magnificent views in Los Cerritos...all prices reduced to sell!

612-155-3389 MX cel 505-274-3149 US or by e-mail - chabraz [- at -] hotmail.com, www.bajabeachviews.com, 612-155-3389, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Beach House on a Tranquille Lush 5, 206.22 Sqmt Property - For Sale by Owner: - Two (2) separate driveway entries give the 5, 206.22 sq meter (1.25 acre) property privacy from both the front and back, giving flexibility to build additional homes or to split in the future. Soil on the property is rich organic black soil, ideal for other organic gardening.

Property is an enclosed oasis and has unlimited access to farm water that nourishes the over 85 mature mango trees, 80 lush palm trees over 5 feet, passion fruit trees, citrus fruit trees and avocado trees, all of which give the property its cool shade that is coveted in the region and frequently not available on other properties of comparable or more value in the desert landscape.
* Property has power, water (both municipal and farm water), gas and Internet.
* A 6-minute walk takes you to the secluded beach, and a 5-minute drive finds you in the heart of TS.
* Motivated Seller with Reduced Listing
If you have questions or would like to make an offer after viewing the property on YouTube (www.youtube.com/watch?v=krg9FEeiRtk), feel free to contact us. Save on the fee and make us a good offer. - Anh Walch, anhwalch [- at -] yahoo.com, 212-692-0912, Todos Santos

Beautiful Casita For Rent - Amazing Ocean & Farmland Views - This unique casita is a 2 bedroom home located 6 miles south of Todos Santos, neighboring the Pescadero farmland, in between Cerritos and San Pedrito surf breaks. House sits 1.5 miles from beach, in a peaceful and contemplative desert landscape with outstanding views.The architecture shows minimalist style in a unique way, providing simple but sophisticated comfort in a tasteful fashion. From march onwards (short or long term), check more info and pics in site: - casitapescadero [- at -] gmail.com, http://casitaoasispescadero.blogspot.mx/, Pescadero

Housing Wanted - three mature Big Sur woman looking for a place to caretake or rent Feb 25-28th, three nights, in Todos Santos. Very responsible, will love your home and pets for a few days. - Peggy, horan [- at -] onemain.com

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted  Return to Top

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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Amazing Dog Needs A Ride To Maryland - While traveling through Baja, I rescued a dog. Unfortunately, he was not well enough to fly home with me when I had to leave. He is currently being treated in La Paz and will be ready to come to his new home at the end of February-early March. Anyone driving/flying back to the East Coast (Maryland, DC, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey)that could accompany my pup? I will pay for all airline fees/gas reimbursement and can get you in touch with the shelter to arrange pick up and travel. He is a sweet shepherd mix named Kismet. I would really appreciate any help! - R Gallant, reedwgallant [- at -] yahoo.com, La Paz

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

Need Driver For Auto End of February - I have Ford with a five speed transmission and I need someone to help me drive into Baja, even as far as Todos Santos and La Paz. Departure from Carson City, Nevada. Share gas expense only. lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, Baja California Sur

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

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

Lost & Found Dogs - If you have lost your dog please check our Baja Dogs La Paz Official fb site to see if your dog is listed there. If you think your dog has been stolen or somehow may be in La Paz send his/her pic to Lostdogs [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org. Claudia will post your dog and this is sent out to more than 600 people as well as posted on our fb site. You can also print these Posters and distribute them. Our success rate is very high approx 80% result in reuniting pet with owner. You can sign up to receive this service also. - Claudia H., bdlp [- at -] BAJADOGSLAPAZ.ORG, www.bajadogslapaz.org, 612 255 8948

Baby Dove Rescue - Is there anyone who will take a baby dove? It was found 2 nights ago and is doing OK, however, I am no longer available to foster the bird. If anyone knows of someone who does this, please let me know. I am told the baby bird might be about 2 weeks old. Thank you for your help or info. - Cindy, photosumitra [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 612 118-4552

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

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

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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