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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, July 2, 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



Got Any Plans For 4th Of July? Come To Rancho And Let's Celebrate Together! - It's BBQ time! from 4 to 7ish, Live Music with the Groovetrotters, a great Menu by Chef Bueno: Tomato Salad, Mix Green Salad, Potato Salad, BBQ Grilled Chicken, Flank Steak, Pork Ribs, Wood Oven Pizza and more! $25 usd per/person includes one Welcome drink. Margaritas $50 pesos and Beer $30 pesos. 2x1 on beer and Margs from 5 to 6pm. - Karla Caro, rancho1 [- at -] ranchopescadero.com, www.ranchopescadero.com, 612.135.58.49, Baja California Sur

Recycling Continues - Friday, July 5, at Miro's from 10 am to 1 00 pm. But, in order to continue, we need to ask a donation of 30 pesos minimum for who can pay. Mario P. came from La Paz last 2 months and made 100 pesos with our recycling, spent 300 pesos for gas and 200 pesos for the driver. So let's try to make it work, please. Still no glass, every thing separated, no dirty trash, no tomato salsa anymore. - Cat Chambaret, chambaretcat [- at -] mac.comb, 612 102 83 93

Palms To Transform Your Property - There is no paradise in the desert without palms. The best time to plant a palm was 20 years ago. The second best time to plant a palm is today. Check out our new website for great deals, and information: palms.mx.

Why would you not want over 30 different species of palms on your property? Come on by and revel in the tropical diversity. See our website for directions to one of the healthiest palm plantations in all of Southern Baja: palms.mx. We've got your palms; whether they are in pots that you can drive away in your pick-up, or require our crane to move into place - we transform properties. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612.152.6785 (Nepo), Todos Santos

Small Airport Near Pescadero? - The Baja map shows a small airport near pescadero. Does anyone know where this is and if there are any flights/charters from San Jose? - Scott, Pescadero
Car Storage - We are driving our 2003 Crown Vic to Cabo/LaPaz area this coming November 2013. We are looking for secure/extended and reasonable parking/storage for our car. Email address is carl [- at -] pacificboatbrokers.com - Carl Pearson, carl [- at -] pacificboatbrokers.com, 360 332 9526

Among the services we offer are:

• Security Alarm Systems • Alarm System Monitoring • Camera Surveillance Systems

• Property Watch & Inspections • Property Maintenance • Property Management

Serving Todos Santos, Pescadero, Cerritos. Canadian Gringo-operated, Ex-Firefighter & First Responder. For a Free, discreet quote, please email us at: bajaalarm [- at -] shaw.ca, Baja Alarm, Baja California Sur

Baja Beans 4th Of July Hamburger Brunch! - Hi People! We are having a 4th of July brunch at Baja Beans... We will be offering hamburger on the grill with fries!! Come try our new selection of cold teas brewed at the moment! and our Delicious variety of iced coffees. See you here - Hesed Najera, hesed [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 526121778893
Orgnic Chicken And Egg - 100% chicken raised in the field. fed corn and soybeans in the region. in todos santos downtown on one side purificadora las palmas - Chester Garfias, ventasgranjaelarete [- at -] gmail.com, 6121450859, Todos Santos

Furniture! Casa Decor La Paz & Cabo - 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* Large Selection of Furniture, Rugs & Accessories. Interior Design Service! Custom Furniture! We have it all! 2 locations (Cabo and La Paz) Summer Sale: 25% to 40% Off Selected items!

Now Wholesale to the Public: ** Lowest Price Guaranteed. Venta de Mayoreo al Publico ** Garantizamos los precios mas baratos
Cabo San Lucas: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos & Natural Granit. Tel:172 6675; Vonage: 888-557-6533; Mexican Cell: 624-176 8146. Mary Aguirre E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com
La Paz: 12,000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon
Visit our website at www.antiquerowmarket.com or e-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net
3 to 12 month Credit - no interest with Banamex card Telephone: 612-129-3364 or Cell: 612-141-7615; USA Telephone: 303-777-5157 - Luis Hernandez

New Hours At Galeria Logan - The Jill Logan Gallery will be open Monday through Friday from 11:00 to 4:00 for the summer months. Saturday will be by appointment so please email me if you have friends in town or want to visit the gallery. Thank you for all your good energy and support. Jill - Jill Logan, jillLogan2001 [- at -] yahoo.com, www.jilllogan.com, 612 14 50151
Furniture In Cabo!-->> - Hi everyone, I'm moving out of Cabo soon and I have some furniture for sale! please check out my craigslist post! http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/fuo/3901284341.html - Paola, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/fuo/3901284341.html, 624 166 0443, Cabo San Lucas

Orange County To San Jose Del Cabo - I will be driving down at or near the end of July, willing to bring your light freight in exchange for gas expenses. $50 minimum. You may ship to my local address in Laguna Niguel if need be. - Clive, aperture92629 [- at -] yahoo.com

Computer Help Needed - Need help in getting my Skype to work again. Works in WIFI but not at home....is there a wizard out there to figure it out? - Mary, donegalmoon [- at -] gmail.com, 612 140 7923, Pescadero
Moving/Shipping Goods To Mexico - Freight forwarding,Customs Clearance, Staging in my San Diego warehouse. 25+ years experience, Voted "Best in the Baja" Courteous,Trustworthy, Professional, Big enough to serve, Small enough to care.Monica Page Logistics - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, www.monicapagelogistics.com, 619-777-8909
Centro Loreto - Hello, Centro Loreto is a small business located here in Todos Santos offering:
  • Construction tools rentals
  • Welding
  • Ironwork (blacksmith)
  • Fabrication and repair of hydraulic hoses
Please call for more information or directions. Movistar: 612 143 1734. Tercel: 612 107 7647. For English: 612 142 7614. Looking forward to hearing from you. - Arturo Millan, c_laudi_1988 [- at -] hotmail.com

Heaven On Earth 2014 - Heaven on Earth 2014 workshop Jan 6-10,in Todos Santos, BAja Mexico. "Totems and Saints" making art with ceramic, mosaic, glass, cement and steel. The three dream team artist of Lisa Reinertson, John Toki and Donna Billick are going to teach a hands on, creative week of sculpting. Contact my website and select Todos Artes for details at Donnabillickart.com - Donna Billick, rockartus [- at -] aol.com, http;//www.Donnabillick.com, 530 219 5918

Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - This summer look younger. Readers can ask for and take advantage of a 500 pesos discount on botox.

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.

My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. - Manlio Speziale,e mail manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com,web page,where you can see some surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz - Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 office

Merci Todo Has Moved! 15%off - Merci Todo is open to the public in its "new" location: Rangel #6 between Degollado and Zaragoza. For the month of July, we are offering 15% OFF on all fabric (minimum purchase of $100. pesos). We are looking forward to serving you in our beautiful new space. Maricela 612-103-7399. - Gloria Ruenitz, gruenitz10 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-103-7399, Todos Santos


The Distillery Presents - Special Notice - Closed for cleaning & installing our first still. We are working and will not be open Tuesday July 2 to Thursday July 4. Open again on Friday July 5 at 1:00pm!!! Check the BWO on Friday for when the still will be operating.

T G I F at The Distillery - Friday July 5, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary chips & queso or our fresh popcorn.

James BBQ Night - July 5, Starting at 5:30. Featuring James BBQ selections of the week plus herb mashed potatoes BBQ corn on the cob roasted in olive oil. Take these home or enjoy at our place.

The Distillery Movie Night - Kon-Tiki 2012 - Friday July 5 - 8:15pm The story of legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,300 miles crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft in 1947, in an effort prove it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1613750/
Saturday Happy Hour - July 6 - 4:00 - 7:00pm.
The Distillery web calendar has all the info: thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

Carpenter Looking For Work - have worked over 20 yrs in the buisness. worked for moen wood works in San Clemente CA. Will come to your home and fix whatever needs to be repaired or build. have resume and reference. - David Comer, countylinedesign [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 152 4586, Todos Santos

Saturday And Wednesday Baja Wine Sale! - Hey, all you Vino-Lovers, come tomorrow (Wed. and Sat.) between 2-8pm to La Bodega de Todos Santos. We'll have incredible savings on everything in the Best Baja Wine Shop (from 10-30% off)!!! Special prices on a range of olive oils, aprons, shirts and caps and of course:
  • Mexican Bubblies, from Extra Brut-to Dulce!
  • Various Whites, from Vivacious Viogniers to Complex Chardonnays!
  • And Unique Baja Reds including Big Blends, Spicy Syrahs, easy-drinking stainless steel Cabs and Tempranillos and much much much more, including our very own Perluca Reserva 2008 100% Carignan and our elegant Artist Series Zinfandel!
Stop by and your palate will be pleasantly surprised by the quality of Baja's Incredible Wine Scene. We happily host private tasting parties, cater large weddings (crystal glasses, sommelier-led explanantions, etc) and any sort of Event where you would love to feature Local Food and Local Wine and Local Flavor! Feel free to Email us to set your date.

See you mañana [- at -] La Bodega on Calle Hidalgo!!! Summer Hours: Wed and Sat only, 2-8pm. - Alejandra, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com; janauc [- at -] yahoo.com, www.facebook.com/pages/La-Bodega-de-Todos-Santos/117662031632529, 612 152 0300, Baja California Sur


Readers Tip: You can always find and search Back Issues of The Baja Western Onion here: bajawesternonion.com/back-issues.asp - The Baja Western Onion

Submit your News and Events, Questions and Answers articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp

Exchange Rate - Mexican Pesos to $1 USD - Courtesy exchange-rates.org



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, July 3
Baja Wine Sale - 10-30% off, 2 - 8pm, La Bodega de Todos Santos, Calle Hidalgo. - Alejandra, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/pages/La-Bodega-de-Todos-Santos/117662031632529, 612 152 0300
Thursday, July 4
4th Of July Hamburger Brunch - Hamburger on the grill with fries, at Baja Beans. - Hesed Najera, hesed [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 526121778893

Come To Rancho And Celebrate! - BBQ time from 4 to 7ish, Live Music with the Groovetrotters. $25 usd per/person includes one Welcome drink. Margaritas $50 pesos and Beer $30 pesos. 2x1 on beer and Margs from 5 to 6pm. - Karla Caro, rancho1 [- at -] ranchopescadero.com, www.ranchopescadero.com, 612.135.58.49, Baja California Sur
Friday, July 5
Recycling Continues - At Miro's from 10 am to 1 00 pm. 30 pesos donation. No glass, everything separated, no dirty trash. - Cat Chambaret, chambaretcat [- at -] mac.comb, 612 102 83 93

Movie Night - - Kon-tiki 2012, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm, The Distillery Theater, Calle Hidalgo Todos Santos. - Vivianne viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, www.thedistillery.mx
Saturday, July 6
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
Sunday, July 7
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

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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

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. ¡Bienvenidos!
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.
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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

Looking To House Sit - Hello, My name is Citlali I have been living in Todos Santos as a local artisan for a year now and I would like to find a house to sit. My schedule is flexible and I have references. I am a spanish speaker and I am currently working on my english skills. Thank you for your time. - Citlali Soriano, macoadoida [- at -] yahoo.es, 612 142 3246

Real Estate Opportunity! - For sale 6 hectares towards Sierra de la Laguna, 10 minutes away from Pescadero. Natural Area with beautiful ocean view on top of a hill, Pics available. $600,000 MX - Omar Piña, omarazul [- at -] icloud.com, 612 105 0651, Pescadero

House Sitter Sought - House Sitter Wanted San Pedrito - We are looking for a house sitter, prefer a couple, will consider the right single person. 1 bedroom casita close to the beach, water plant look after a couple of cats. From mid or end of July until end of October. Wifi available, sat tv. Email scot0007 [- at -] hotmail.com - Scott H, Pescadero

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

To remove your ad if you find a ride or caravan, let us know here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp
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Heading South To Baja California? - I need a ride south from Los Angeles, to as far south into Baja as possible. I can contribute some money for gas. I have a 65lbs dog and a backpack. Please call or text me if you are headed that way thanks. Mike 530-408-6773 - Michael Clark, www.thenatureexplorers.com, 530-408-6773, Baja California Sur

Caravan - I am driving from San Jose Del Cabo to So. Cal in early July. Date flexible. Looking to caravan with someone. If interested, please write me at: sbjohnz [- at -] hotmail. John - John, sbjohnz [- at -] hotmail.com

Looking For 2 People To Help - I am looking for a companion/driver up to CA. leaving August 18. My destination is Northern CA., but up the peninsula to San Diego is when I need the help. Also, am looking for a house sitter to be at my home in Las Tunas from Aug. 18 to Sept 18...5 weeks, mas o minus. The position requires keeping track of an irrigation schedule and feeding 2 dogs twice/day. - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-4098

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

Kitten Needs Loving Home - A very friendly roughly 3-month old Black and Dark Brown mix short hair domestic Kitten needs a loving home. It is well mannered, clean and in good condition. Very friendly and using the bathroom outdoors. It is treated with front-line and has it´s first set of shots, but I cannot keep it. Please help this kitten (named Spider) find a home. - Dan Binetti, danbinetti [- at -] yahoo.com, 044-612-117-0298, Todos Santos

Looking For Baby Cat - Looking for a baby female black cat [2 months to 4 months] - Cat Chambaret, chambaretcat [- at -] mac.comb, 612 102 83 93

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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