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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun, For Sale and Wanted

The Last Moving Sale - We still have some things to sell before packing up and leaving. This sale is for Mary Shortell. The location in on the way to La Poza. After you turn at the small church, go one block. Instead of turning right to La Poza, turn left. It is the first home on the left. Everything must go. Saturday, June 1, from 9 to 11 only - Sylvia St.clair, sasinbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-145-0563, Todos Santos

Escuela Pacifica Seeks Substitute Teachers - Escuela Pacifica, a small, not-for-profit primary school in Todos Santos seeks substitute English teacher(s) for the coming school year. Possible part-time position available. If interested, please contact the school with resume. Thank you. info [- at -] escuelapacifica.org, http://www.escuelapacifica.org/Escuela_Pacifica/Contact_Us.html

Fellowship Offered - The Palapa Society of Todos Santos is offering a full-time, paid Educational Fellowship for the upcoming school year beginning August 1, 2013 and ending June 30, 2014. The scope of this fellowship is to oversee the Puente Hacia el Ingles Program and after-school English language classes for community children, teach specific classes, implement a training component for volunteer teachers, directly assist other teachers and volunteers, organize and implement effective use and supplementation of existing materials and curriculums and provide a link to the community regarding specific programs and the general mission of the Palapa Society.

Candidates should be bilingual, live in the Todos Santos area, have experience working with children in an educational setting, good organizational and computer skills, and a creative vision for implementing and building bilingual language programs. Resumes and Letters of Interest should be submitted via email to info [- at -] palapasociety.org no later than June 15, 2013. A personal interview will also be required. - Donna Doll, info [- at -] palapasociety.org

Shipping Goods To Mexico - Freight forwarding, customs clearance, staging in my San Diego warehouse, 25+ years experience, Voted "Best in Baja" readers Baja Traveler Magazine, Big enough to serve, Small enough to care. Trustworthy, courteous, Door to door service. Monica Page Logistics - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, 619-777-8909
Sara Benassi Group In Cabo San Lucas - Hi everybody. We'd like to invite you for a couple of tasty nights in Cabo San Lucas, next weekend. Sara Benassi and her group will play at Doc restaurant on Cabo San Lucas street Friday, May 31, starting at 7.30 p.m. Special dishes and great music are the ingredients for a perfect night! On Saturday, Sara will play at Baja Peppers restaurant, inside Mar de Cortez hotel. Cocktails with super pasta & the best pizza you have ever had. Starts at 7:30. Don't miss these two events! - Alberto Poli, alberto [- at -] solecaliente.com, Todos Santos
Natural Medicine Seminar - Is Health all about consciousness? You're Invited to a FREE Integrative Natural Medicine Seminar;just bring an open mind and heart! Highlights to include:
  • Inspirational talk on "True Health and Healing"
  • Understanding the Quantum Nature of our Body and the intricate Mind-Body-Spirit connection
  • Exploring and discovering your inner world through Live Blood Analysis, Iridology, Quantum Biofeedback and Biological Terrain Assessment
Guest speakers: John and Diane Blackburn from Vancouver, BC. When: Thursday, May 30th, 7:15 PM. Location: Yandara Yoga Institute, 12 miles south of Todos Santos 1KM south of Rancho Neuvo at KM 74, turnoff towards the ocean, watch for the black water tower. 612 141 7222. - John Blackburn, http://www.yandara.com, 612 141 7222, Rancho Nuevo

Business As Usual - Todos Santos Fishing Charters - even though there has been a shift in management, I am still here and open for business. To book your fishing charter give me a call or fire off an email. - Brenda, iguanabaja [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-119-7880 (cell), Todos Santos

The Distillery Presents - New Summer Plan - Starting June 1st! We are adding some new events, modifying hours and creating a summer menu including "weekly specials" to make The Distillery better for our community. Check the Baja Western Onion next Friday to get the whole story. One thing that we will "sneak peak" is adding a Steak & BBQ night! You can choose and grill your own steak or James will be making a variety of specialties to enjoy with us or to take home.

The Distillery Movie Night - The Best Offer Thursday May 30 - 8:00pm. Stars: Jim Sturgess, Geoffrey Rush & Donald Sutherland A story centered on an eccentric art auctioneer and his obsession with an heiress/collector. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1924396/?ref_=sr_1 Our movies look great with our new HD projector shown on the our 8' screen and surround sound stereo system. Come early and have dinner before the movie to get the best seating. Admission & popcorn are always free.

T G I Friday at The Distillery - May 31, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary chips & queso or our fresh popcorn.

Tequila Tasting Special!- Our Blanco, Reposado & Anejo are ready for your enjoyment. Come in and taste all 3 for $175 or just take a bottle of this amazingly smooth tequila home.

Check our online calendar at thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events for other upcoming offerings. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Skype Problems? - Suddenly we are having problems with Skype and their help line is helpless. Anyone else having problems, suggested solutions? Gracias. donnaretired [- at -] gmail.com

Chef Pietro Vacca Invites You To La Parola Restaurant And Bar In Las Tunas! - Authentic Mediterranean Cuisine in a beautiful garden setting with lovely vistas is now open 7 days a week from 1 PM till 10 PM! Just a short distance from Todos Santos on the "otro lado" turn up the hill off Camino Las Playitas at the La Parola sign, (where the blue machina used to live.)

Bringing his amazing cooking talents from a lifetime in the kitchen in Italy, La Paz and Monterrey, Mexico Chef Pietro has over 50 combinations of pizza to offer, all fresh and bubbly direct from oven to table. Weekly entrees offered include Lasagne Bolognase, Lasagne Blanco, Pasta al Pesto, Spaghetti con Camaron, Pasta al Fresco, Fettucine Mar Rosso, Papas el Forno and Papas el Vino, Beef Torna la Vita, Lamb Albaccio al Forno, various Carpaccio Mariscos and fresh fish Mediterranean style.

Also offering guests wine and beer, as well as a full bar to compliment the meal and for un gran finale for dessert, try Chef Peitro's Tiramisu or the Torta de la Nonna! All items on the menu can be prepared to go, as well as catering for large or small groups in true Mediterranean style, Buon Appetito! - Chef Peitro Vacca, 877-277-4920, Las Tunas, Todos Santos

Programa De Certificación De Doula - Aprende sobre la Sabiduría y las Habilidades del Parto/Nacimiento humanizado y de parir con consciencia para apoyar a mujeres de manera holística durante el embarazo, parto y el posparto. El curso de Doula de Birth Arts teje la sabiduría de la Partería Tradicional, el Modelo del Cuidado de la Partería, la Psicología Pre y Perinatal, la Terapia familiar, y las Artes Integrativas de Sanación.

Es un entrenamiento de Doula basado en Ciencia, Evidencia y la Naturaleza. Este curso se da totalmente online pero igual la entrenadora Eloise Maeva Ciceron esta accesible vía correo electrónico o skype. Una doula tiene el privilegio excepcional de compartir este viaje único que la mujer toma cuando da a luz a un bebé. - Eloise Ciceron, maevadreams [- at -] gmail.com, http://birtharts.com/espanoldoula.htm

Rumi Garden Restaurant - Enjoy fine Asian Dining with a new and exciting menu with many choices and great prices. We also have a new and fantastic cocktail list with many choices. Come relax with 64 Exotic Teas, and surf the web on our free WiFi. We also host events, workshops, art shows, and offer catering. Live music on special occasions.

Our hours are from 12:00 - 9:00pm (closed Tuesdays). Reservations Accepted. Located at 128 Santos Degollado Ave, near the south end of Todos Santos, on the road to Cabo San Lucas. Look for our sign. Excellent food and prices in a beautiful and soulful space! - Rumi Garden, yanggum [- at -] rumigarden.com, www.RumiGarden.com, 612-145-1088, Todos Santos
2003 Ford F-150 Long Bed Pick Up - F-150 excel cond 4500 white, auto trans 5.4 v -8. email me - John Molea, jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 760 967 7608 US, Todos Santos

Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - Plastic Surgeon in La Paz Offers 30 Years of Experience. Certified until 2015, member of ISAPS (International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), member of AMCPER (Mexican Society Of Plastic Surgery), and many others.

I do any cosmetic surgery, botox, fillers, radiofrecuency, intense pulse light, permanent hair removal.

For Mother's Day I offer a 25% discount on surgeries; 30% disc. on radiofrecuency treatments; and 20% disc.on IPL tratments. My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. - Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 129 5252, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz

Live Music! - Join "Los Tocayos" every weekend for live music. They play from 6-9pm on Fridays at the Taco stand "Oso Negro" in Pescadero and Saturdays at Mariscos Pescadero. Cowboy Greg and Greg Kitchel make up the duo and they do private parties as well. Be sure to check with them for your next fiesta. - Cowboy Greg, 612-132-7761, Pescadero

Chocolates La Laguna - Chocolates La Laguna; the specialty chocolate shop; in Todos Santos is open for just one more week. We are closing on May 31st for the summer months. We will reopen in November with even more chocolate creations, for your enjoyment. These chocolates have no preservatives. However, you can freeze them providing you follow the thawing instructions carefully. If you do, you will still enjoy the flavour, snap & gloss as if they had never been frozen. Looking forward to putting smiles on many faces; so don't let this week go by without stopping by for at least one more chocolate treat. Situated on Hidalgo, around the corner from the Tecolote Bookstore. - Shauna Hughes, shughesdesign [- at -] gmail.com, 612 105 1825, Todos Santos

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Featured Events This Week  Return to Top

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

Wednesday, May 29
Farmers Market - 9 am-12 pm, La Esquina, Calle Horizonte, El Otro Lado, North Todos Santos. - hola [- at -] laesquinats.com, laesquinats.com, 612-145-0851

Ukulele Club Of Todos Santos Meets - 5:30 pm, La Esquina, Todos Santos. Bring your uke if you have one but come anyway if you don’t. All ages and levels welcome. - David Potter, davidlesterpotter [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Thursday, May 30
The Distillery Movie Night - The Best Offer, starting at 8:00pm. Stars: Jim Sturgess, Geoffrey Rush & Donald Sutherland Admission & popcorn are always free. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

Free Natural Medicine Seminar - Guest speakers: John and Diane Blackburn, 7:15 PM, Yandara Yoga Institute, KM 74, 12 miles south of Todos Santos 1KM south of Rancho Neuvo. 612 141 7222. - John Blackburn, http://www.yandara.com, 612 141 7222, Rancho Nuevo
Friday, May 31
Used Clothing, Crafts & Goods Sale - Fund raiser in support of Huellitas Del Corazon A.C. (Paws of the Heart) Registered Charity for Dogs and Cats, 10am to 3pm. Pelicano's in Centenario, La Paz. Vendors and donations welcome. Info: www.facebook.com/pages/huel litas-del-corazon-a-c, shawn.t508 [- at -] gmail.com - Shawn Templeton, 612-106-4013

T G I F At The Distillery - 4:00 - 7:00, 2 for 1 drinks, darts, free chips & queso. - The Distillery, Calle Hidalgo, Todos Santos, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, www.thedistillery.mx

Music By The Sara Benassi Group - The Doc Restaurant, Cabo San Lucas, 7.30 p.m. - Alberto Poli, alberto [- at -] solecaliente.com, Todos Santos
Saturday, June 1
Saturday Farmers Market - 8 a.m.- 12 p.m., La Canada Del Diablo, Todos Santos - bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

The Last Moving Sale - For Mary Shortell. The location in on the way to La Poza. After you turn at the small church, go one block. Instead of turning right to La Poza, turn left. It is the first home on the left. From 9 to 11 only - Sylvia St.clair, sasinbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-145-0563, Todos Santos

Palapa Society Library Open For Adults And Children - From 10 to 1pm, Palapa Society Center, Todos Santos. Calle Bojorquez between Cuauhtemec and Carrillo. - Eva , info [- at -] palapasociety.com, Todos Santos

Music By The Sara Benassi Group - 7:30PM, Baja Peppers Restaurant, inside Mar de Cortez hotel, Cabo San Lucas. - Alberto Poli, alberto [- at -] solecaliente.com, Todos Santos
Sunday, June 2
Sunday Farmers Market - - 10 AM - 2 PM, Baja Beans, Pescadero - hesed [- at -] bajabeans.com, bajabeans.com, 612-177-8893

Dharma Talks - 10-11:30 am, La Arca, Topete/Pilar. Talk and guided Vipassana meditation. Everyone welcome. - Alvaro Colindres, Eldharma [- at -] mac.com, roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, 612-145-0676, Todos Santos
Monday, June 3
Duplicate Bridge - - 1:00pm, Las Fuentes Restaurant, Todos Santos. 30 pesos. Bring a partner. - bridge.ts.bcs [- at -] gmail.com, 612 145-0119

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before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. - The Baja Western Onion

Featured Local Services Directory  Return to Top

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

Language Classes
Se Habla...La Paz Spanish Language Summer School Specials for Baja Residents, Family and Friends. Call or message 122-7763 or write info [- at -] sehablalapaz.com or SKYPE julidelapaz. You can also visit our website, www.sehablalapaz.com. ˇBienvenidos!
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

Casita For Rent - Cute, quaint casita for rent on quiet ranch in Pescadero. Available immediately. - Mariposa, 044-612-176-3119

Solmar In Cabo For Rent - 1 bedroom Solmar timeshare unit on Pacific Ocean Beach for rent for week of 6/1 thru 6/8 for $500 for entire week. Thats $71 per day for an entire week for a Cabo get away for yourself or a relative. All amenities, sleeps 4, 2 bathrooms and small kitchen. - Donna Eiben, donnaeiben [- at -] yahoo.com, 52-624-131-5228, United States

Couple Seeking Rental Or House Sitting - Recently moved to Pescadero and started working in Todos Santos at Todos Aventura. Looking for a place to Rent or Housesit in pescadero area or todos santos. My boyfriend is a great handyman and I will make sure your house stays impeccable. We have a small dog that is really mellow. Please let me know if you need any referrals. Thanks! - Valerie Eden, valesa05 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-868-4155, Pescadero

12.35 Acres In Las Playitas - Incredible views. Water rights may be obtained. 50,000 m2. $110,000 USD (only 20 cents a square ft!) Clean legal title - Cheryl, califarch [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-122-2690, Baja California Sur
Lot Near Beach - Here is lot of 770 m/2 with both water and power will sell for $30k USD or take half down and finance the balance. La Pastora surf break is near by. Go past Las Tunas area to Las Dunas road turn to the beach. lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-161-4728, Todos Santos

House For Sale - Here is a one bedroom home at the top of La Poza with great views of Todos Santos. The street name is Manuel Pedrijo take it all the way to top of hill home is on right side. Lot area is 738 m/2. Second building is a workable garage. Buildings are of new construction. Asking 115,000 USD obo. - , arechiga66 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Trailer For Rent - Trailer with ocean view, $200/month/utilities paid. - John Molea, jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 760 967 7608 us

House Sitter Needed In Pescadero - House sitter needed in Pescadero (10 mins south of TS) Late June thru fall. Lovely place in the ocean side around the farmland. Great views. Water plants. References. rmenende [- at -] gmail.com, Pescadero

Submit your Real Estate/Rentals/House Sitting/Property Management Services articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

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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Ride Offered To California - Departing from San Jose del Cabo early am on May 31st. Heading to Palm Springs via San Diego. Ride offered in exchange for sharing cost of gas. - Angie Morey, amorey [- at -] gmail.com, 510-717-0043, San Jose Del Cabo

Driving To San Diego June 1 - Senior woman with well behaved dog good working car,driving to San Diego from San Jose would like to caravan north leaving June 1st not in a hurry 3 nights on road have done the trip many times ! please contact me at bajadome [- at -] hotmail.com if interested - bajadome [- at -] hotmail.com

Good Person To Share Driving And Expenses. - Looking for a nonsmoking, good hearted person to share driving and expenses to San Diego. Am flexible about leaving date. email pjedge [- at -] hotmail.com - Patricia Huff, 624-146-9015

Caravan - I'm looking to caravan to Todos Santos/Pescadero the week of June 10th from Santa Cruz, CA or L.A. I'm a single woman driving alone down to Baja for the first time. - Sharon Mazer, inner_wisdom [- at -] hotmail.com, 831.454.9530, United States

Ride Share - Leaving June 12-15. Need someone to share driving and some expense. Call 624-146-9015 or email pjedge [- at -] hotmail.com Patricia - Patricia Huff, pjedge [- at -] hotmail.com, 624-146-9015, Baja California Sur

Submit your Rides or Caravans Needed/Available articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

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 -

Little Kitty -->> - Hello,I recently rescued a kitty that kept coming in my property and I'm looking for a home for him. He is beautiful, very social and very small! If you are interested call me and you can meet the little guy! - Claudia M, c_laudi_1988 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 171 0954, Todos Santos

Dogs Need Home - I have 2 dachshund for adoption. They are looking for love and big yard for play and are very friendly. If you are interested, I can send photos. - Gelacio, gelacio_tds [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 151 4978, Todos Santos

Gotta Have Her - 10 month old female labador that is the most precious girl you could ever want. She has had all her shots and has been spayed. She's in excellent health but her owners are moving into an apartment in La Paz and cannot take her. This would be a great addition to anyones household. - Rick Plaia, rickplaia [- at -] hotmail.com, 612.178.0000, Baja California Sur

Stolen Dog!-->> - Hi, I'm desperately looking for my dog, which was stolen from us in Cabo San Lucas. She is a 7 month old English Bull Terrier, her name is Mancha. Here is a photograph of her. There's a reward if anyone finds her or leads us to her. Any info please call 612 140 6840. Regards, Armando Gonzalez, juanpablosolis [- at -] gmail.com, 612-140-6840

Papillon Puppy For Sale - My Papillon just had three little puppies. I am selling one female. She is black and white and adorable. Full bread Papillon! $500 USD or the equivalent in pesos at the time of purchase (NN). - David, 612-153-6029

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

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

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