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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, July 16, 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

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 - The Baja Western Onion
Looking for Nancy! - Looking for Nancy from the segunda, email address if anyone knows it. Gracias! - , T1atthelagoon [- at -] gmail.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

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: ** Low Price Guarantee. 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

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
5K -1K Walk-Run - Saturday, December 28th at 9:00 a.m. in the town plaza is the date for the Palapa Society's 4th annual Todos Santos 5K --- it is a good motivation to start training. - Tim Doyle, Timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, www.palapasociety.org, Todos Santos
Insulated Homes - There is NO reason to build with concrete block anymore. We are official distributors of Novidesa Insulated Concrete Forms. Building with ICFs will ensure you of a home that is highly hurricane and earthquake resistant, and energy efficiant. Expensive? No. We build turnkey homes within a price range of 95-130 USD/FT2. We have a design team, and can provide training, supervision, or construction services. Please contact us for more information. - Kelly Hoogers, kghoogers [- at -] yahoo.com, www.ednc.biz, 612 158 9854 , Baja California Sur
Expert Wart, Mole, & Skin Tag Removal-20% Off (cheap!) - White Sand Massage uses modern electro-cauterization to painlessly, quickly, and safely remove unwanted moles, warts, and skin tags. Appointments are still available at discounted rates for Saturday, July 20th. Call Robert Quirk or Dr. Raphael Hernandez for more info. - Robert Quirk, info [- at -] WhiteSandMassage.com, http://www.WhiteSandMassage.com, (612) 141-7026, Todos Santos

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

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. Visit www.drmanliospeziale.com where you can see some surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. - Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz

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

The Distillery Presents - Special T V Episode Night - Wednesday July 17 Starting at 1:00pm shown on the bar flat panel. The first 3 episodes of this final season of "Dexter," back-to-back.

T G I Friday and James BBQ Night - Friday July 19, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary chips & queso or our fresh popcorn. BBQ starts at 5:00

The Distillery Movie Night - Before Midnight - Friday July 19 - 8:15pm Starring Ethan Hawke & Julie Delpy We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna in "Before Sunrise". Truly a masterpiece in acting, story and script. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2209418/?ref_=sr_1

Check The Distillery web calendar has all the info at http://thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santo

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
Solar Installation, Design, And Repair - No electricity? No problem! Own your own power or just lower your bills. Alternative Energy Solutions: "We Turn You On." - Tai Madama, AEsolutionsBCS [- at -] gmail.com, 612-167-1747
Low Season Is Here! - California Spa offers the following: any type of massage (Siathzu, reflexology, massage after surgery, prenatal care rehabilitation. Limited mobility) any of these types of massage for only $ 40 usd. We are located next to the Theatre - Susan, 6121039278

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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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 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 Santo

Meeting: Environmental Impact Statement Briefing On The Playa Santos Mega Project - Briefing on the Study and Environmental Impact Statement submitted for the Playa Santos Mega Project. 6:00 pm., Teatro Manuel Marquez de Leon, Todos Santos
Friday, 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 Santo
Saturday, 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 Santos
Sunday, 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 Santos
Monday, 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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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!
Home Security
BajaAlarm provides Todos Santos, Pescadero & Cerritos with Security Alarm Systems, Alarm System Monitoring, Camera Surveillance Systems, Property Watch & Inspections, Property Maintenance and Property Management. Canadian Gringo-operated, Ex-Firefighter & First Responder. Email us at: bajaalarm [- at -] shaw.ca, or call: 624-141-9393, Baja Alarm, Baja California Sur
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.
Towing Services
Baja Wheeling Towing Service - baja wheeling s.a. de c.v. is a legal, professional transporting company, servicing canada, usa and mexico. your rig won't be impounded by the federalizes. Ask us for a quote at 011-52-612-688-0073, send a email to bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com or review our websit at http://www.baja-wheeling.com. bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, www.baja-wheeling.com, Baja California Sur

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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 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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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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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 - The Baja Western Onion

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