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Meeting: Environmental Impact Statement Briefing On The Playa Santos Mega Project - Dear Residents of Todos Santos, Pescadero, Rancherias and surrounding areas. You are invited to attend a briefing at the Teatro Manuel Marquez de Leon on Wednesday, July 17, at 6:00 pm. on the Environmental Impact Study and Statement submitted for the Playa Santos Mega Project (Planned at Punta Lobos).
This Meeting is interactive so the general public is invited to participate and be informed, and to voice their concerns, doubts, questions, or opinions about the issue. This meeting will be held by the Mexican Center for Environmental Law. Your input is valuable to ensure sustainable development and proper awareness of our community and our state. We await your participation.
En Español: Estimados Residentes de Todos Santos, Pescadero, Rancherias y puntos circunvecino. Se les extiende la presente invitación para que asistan a la reunión informativa sobre el Estudio y Manifestación de Impacto Ambiental presentado para el Mega Proyecto Playa Santos.
Dicha Reunion es interactiva por lo que se le invita al publico en general para que participen y se informen, den a conocer sus inquietudes, dudas, preguntas, opiniones, acerca de la misma. Dicha reunión será impartida por el Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental. Su participación es valiosa para asegurar un desarrollo sustentable, adecuado y a conciencia de nuestra comunidad y nuestro Estado. Los esperamos: Teatro Manuel Márquez de León. 17 de Julio del 2013, 6:00pm.
More information (in Spanish) can be found here: Salvemos Todos Santos de los Megadesarrollos, Península Digital.com -
Paper Tile Mosaic Art Workshop-->> - Come have some fun, eat and create too! Make your own paper tile mosaic creation. Monday July 22nd from 9ish to 5ish at Nanette's gallery/home/garden in Todos Santos. Make your reservation for directions.
Class includes lunch, yummy dessert and materials (except please bring 4 high quality slick paper magazines: Architectural Digest, Vogue, Vanity Fair). Cost is 1,000 pesos. Space limited to 8. Look for August announcement of Totem Making/Merlin Inside Class. - Nanette, unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com, 612 14 50183
Looking For Friends Of Bruce Adkins Of Vancouver Island - I am looking for a friend of Bruce Adkins. This person lives in Todos Santos. A dog book was dropped off for me quite a while back and I am trying to track it down. Please email me dhorearyon [- at -] hotmail.com or call 612 137 1463 - Dorea Ryon, dhorearyon [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 137 1463
Art Teacher Wanted - Escuela Pacifica seeks a part-time art teacher to work with with grades 1-6 at our small, not-for-profit school in Todos Santos, for the 2013-14 school year. Experienced, Spanish speaking teachers preferred. Thanks - Escuela Pacifica, info [- at -] escuelapacifica.org, http://www.escuelapacifica.org/Escuela_Pacifica/Welcome.html, 612.156 5309
Mango Tours Special Offer! - Departures: morning at 10:00 and 11:00 am; Afternoon at 3:00 and 5:00 pm. We will take you to: *The hacienda and *To collect mangos from the trees, 8 different varieties. Approximate tour time is from 35 to 40 min. Cost per person $5 usd. Reservation at 612 15 111 34. - Susan
Mango Tours Te Ofrece - Salidas por la mañana 10:00 y 11:00 am. Salidas por la tarde 3:00 y 5:00 pm. Te llevamos a: *La hacienda; *A recolectar mangos de los arboles de 8 diferentes variedades. Tiempo aproximado del tour es de 35 a 40 Min. Costo por persona $5 usd. Reservaciones al 612 15 111 34 - Susan
Summer Savings On Furniture And Home Accessories - Save 15% on all inventory- including beds, chairs, dining tables, desks, accent tables, lamps, rugs, bedding etc. We import gently used hand selected items from stores like Pottery Barn, Crate and Barrel, Pier 1 Imports, World Market, West Elm so you can have cute and decorative furniture in your home at reasonable prices. Please visit our website for photos and call to schedule an appointment to visit our showroom. We'd love to meet you! - Sandra Phone:, scandiber [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.masmilagros.com/, 624-129-8691, Cabo San Lucas
La Temporada Baja Llego!- Spa California te ofrece la siguiente promocion en cualquier tipo de masajes: Siathzu, reflexologia, postoperatorio, rehabilitacion prenatal, limitaciones fisicas. Reservaciones al tel. 612 103 92 78. estamos localizados junto al teatro - Susan
Snug Top - Black snug top for dodge short bed. New shocks. $200.00 - David Comer, countylinedesign [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-152-4586
Sliding Glass Doors? - Does anyone know where we can get a sliding glass door in La Paz or Cabo? If so, please write me at Marilyn [- at -] Marilynmcj [- at -] aol.com. - Marilyn, Marilynmcj [- at -] aol.com
Everything Must Go Store Closing Sale - Everything must go! Store closing sale. Furniture display, Jewelry (silver, gold, handicraft stones, quartz, etc.). Only one week. --- Gran Venta por cierre de Tienda. Todo debe de irse. Muebles mostradores exividores joyeria plata. Oro Artesanias etc. solo una semana - Ibon Tamayo, tamayoalternative [- at -] hotmail.com, 55 481 80472, Todos Santos
Fresh Raw Cow Milk - Hello Town! We will be selling fresh raw cow milk straight from our pretty cow in a week or two. Please email me if you are interested in buying. I'd like to set up pick up days for those that want to buy every week. We will also have some available for those that just want to drop in once in a while. Yummy yummy raw creamy frothy fresh farm milk! If you haven't tried it, you must! - Caroline Benzel, Caroline.benzel [- at -] gmail.com, Http://lastunasfarm.wordpress.com, 6121394017, Todos Santos
Animal Transport Out Of Todos Santos - Looking for ideas on transporting animals out of Todos Santos! Any travelers heading to Las Vegas or Utah would be great to know if you can accompany an animal by air or by ground... any time in the future. Met a nice couple at La Casita (Terri) but we typed their phone number wrong. Looking for any contacts interested in helping, or that know people that could help in any way. Please included "Todos Santos - Baja Western Onion Ad" in your subject line! - Lisa L, lcubed2004 [- at -] yahoo.com, United States
4Runner For Sale - Hello, selling my 4runner 92, electric, automatic, 4x4, original paint, new tires, great interior and exterior. The only problem is the booster has to be replaced. Plates are up to date, not imported. $29,000 612 171 0954 - Claudia , https://www.facebook.com/adrenalinejunkie19/media_set?set=a.563974293645501.1073741826.100000988071536&type=3, 6121710954
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Exchange Rate - Mexican Pesos to $1 USD - Courtesy exchange-rates.org
Featured Events This Week Return to TopPlease 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 17
Special TV Episode Night - At the Distillery starting at 1:00pm shown on the bar flat panel. The first 3 episodes of this final season of "Dexter," back-to-back.- Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos SantoFriday, July 19
Movie Night - Before Midnight at The Distilery starting at 8:15pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos SantoSaturday, July 20
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 SantosSunday, July 21
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 SantosMonday, July 22
Paper Tile Mosaic Art Workshop - Make your own paper tile mosaic creation. 9ish to 5ish. Class includes lunch, dessert and some materials (you supply magazines). 1000 pesos. Space limited to 8. Nanette's Gallery, Todos Santos. Reservations/info: - Nanette, unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com, 612 14 50183
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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted Return to Top
Place Needed For September - Looking to rent or house sit, just the 2 of us. Looking for long term. Daughter goes to the Montesorri in Los Tunas. Gracias - , T1atthelagoon [- at -] gmail.com
Rental Wanted - Looking for 1 wk. rental beginning July 24 through July 30. Father, teenage son, and our 60 lb lab. Currently house sitting in Las Brisas.Would like a fenced yard. Contact Jim at 613 118 8225 or write skeffington48 [- at -] gmail.com - Jim Young, skeffington48 [- at -] gmail.com, 613 118 8225
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
Wanted To Rent - Retired couple seeking a long-term rental for one year plus starting November 1, 2013. Preferably fully furnished 2 bedroom house. WiFi Internet is essential. A/C and/or pool would be a bonus. Will consider properties in the Pescadero, Cerritos and Todos Santos areas. Excellent references. - , advntrphoto [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Young Family Looking For Rental In The Todos Santos Area - Young couple with 1 child looking for a long term rental in the Todos Santos area. 2 bed/2ba house with property for garden is preferred. Will be headed down from California on august 1st. Please contact" melissamaryross [- at -] hotmail.com. - Melissa Ross, melissamaryross [- at -] hotmail.com, 949-433-4743, Todos Santos
Ensenada Baja Beautiful Beach House For Sale Asking $69,900 - Stunning Ensenada beach house. Spacious, intimate, yet all services at your fingertips, 2 bedrooms, 1 office with large ocean view deck, 2 baths, 2 patios, newer redesigned kitchen with modern appliances included, luxury furniture, washer/dryer. A hand-laid stone wall surrounds an incredible courtyard. Custom closets, hand-tiled accents throughout. Reasonable, relaxed lifestyle! Minutes from, CostCo, Home Depot, Cinema. – two+ hours from San Diego, an hour or so from Rosarito Beach. Blankets of brilliant stars with the soothing sound of the surf awaits you. Serious, private parties only welcome to email tribaljive [- at -] yahoo.com for more info/photos, to view. slideshow: http://secure.smilebox.com/ecom/openTheBox?sendevent=4d6a49304d6a45774e7a593d0d0a&blogview=true&campaign=blog_playback_link. You can also see a video of the area on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yd2fxRJqQSg. - Baja Songster, tribaljive [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fucl3_RJ4I, 424 253 0333
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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted Return to TopNote: 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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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
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
Seattle To Todo Santos - We are leaving Seattle on August 31 and plan to arrive in Todo Santos on Sept. 3 or 4. If you are driving from anywhere along the way and would like to caravan, please reply. - Terry Hawes, thawes47 [- at -] gmail.com, 4252415693
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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks) Return to TopLet us know if you find or place your pet so we can remove your ad -
Cute Puppies - We have 5 puppies,2 are males, 6 weeks old and ready for loving homes. Mom is a medium size sweet natured dog and is a light golden brown color. Call Suzanne 612-119-1744 - Suzanne Morrison, carlosysuz [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-1744
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 -
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