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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, July 19, 2013 -- Weekend Edition
Featured Events This Week    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun, For Sale and Wanted



Doctors Need Help!-->> - If anyone has a working air conditioner not in use, one is urgently needed by our dedicated young doctors at the Centro de Salud. Their sleeping quarters are unbearably hot with no ventilation at all and they are having a rough time. If you can help them out, please call Dr. Ben directly at 612 183 7043. - Wendy Rains

Todos Santos 5k Run Sponsors Needed - The 5th Annual Todos Santos 5K Run will take place on December 28th, 2013. Sponsors are needed now to fund this event and make it happen. All proceeds go to the medical benefits of local children. For more info please visit the webpage or call. - Robert Quirk, rq [- at -] todossantosrentals.net, http://www.todossantosrentals.net/TodosSantos5KRun5thAnnual.html, 612 141 7026, Todos Santos
Special Discount On La Bodega's Newest Baja Wine: Intro! - Tomorrow we've got a treat for all you Baja Wine-Lovers! Come down to Calle Hidalgo in downtown Todos Santos and sample La Bodega de Todos Santos' newest Red: INTRO, a blend of Cab, Zin and a hint of Petite Syrah. Pleasantly Complex on your Palate, INTRO will be 50 pesos Off all afternoon long, 1-8 pm!
Also, special summer offers for wine by the case, as well as t-shirts and olive oil, tomorrow and this coming Wednesday! See you [- at -] La Bodega mañana... - La Bodega De Todos Santos, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com; janauc [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 152 0300 , 612 152 0181, Todos Santos

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 call 624-141-9343 or email us at: bajaalarm [- at -] shaw.ca, Baja Alarm, Baja California Sur

Closing Landi's Restaurant At Our Present Location - Landi wishes to share the news with all her friends and clients that her beautiful restaurant, Landi's, will close at the end of this month. This does not signal an end, however. Landi will be considering new locations so she can open again in the fall to entertain us all with her wonderful recipes. Since we only have until the end of July we suggest that you call her for reservations immediately so that you can enjoy the cuisine that we have all been enjoying, and give her a big hug to wish her well. - Luis Rivera, landis_restaurant [- at -] hotmail.com, www.landistodossantos.com, Todos Santos

Paper Tile Mosaic Art Workshop-->> - Come have some fun, eat and create too! Make your own paper tile mosaic creation. Monday, July 22, 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

Sailboat for Sale - 1981 MacGregor Swing keel sailboat on a trailer. Boat is imported, No slip fee's. Easy to sail and launch in La Paz. Only $2800 see more at http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/boa/3917598017.html. - Paul Desmit, palapapaul [- at -] yahoo.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/boa/3917598017.html., 624-137-7721, Baja California Sur

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

Potter's Kick Wheel For Sale - If anyone is interested we have a kick wheel for sale. We are located on the East Cape. - Michele Cuda, conchitamich [- at -] hotmail.com, San Jose Del Cabo
Guitar Lessons - Guitar Lessons: Intermediate to advanced. Learn fingerpicking styles, learn to play lead guitar, or just learn some new techniques or chops. All lessons will be given in the afternoons and evenings. Many of you know my work, but for those who don't - ask around, I've been playing in the Todos/Pescadero area for the last 12 years. I've been playing professionally for 40 years. I will tailor your lessons to fit your specific needs and we'll probably have some fun at the same time :-) I also have a small recording studio for those singers and/or players looking to get something down on disk. I can also provide the studio back up instrumentation, if needed. Email me if you're interested. - Shawn O'Neill, bajapeacewear [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero

Early Flight? Stay At Best Western Airport Hotel - Put yourself away from the highway danger by driving worried to take your early flight, instead stay at Best Western Airport Hotel Los Cabos and we will make sure you will be on time at the airport by taking you in our shuttle with no cost at all. Show us your local id and you will get a special rate. Reservations.bwsjc [- at -] gmail.com - Ivonne Gutierrez, www.bestwesternaeropuerto.com, 624 146 5252, San Jose Del Cabo
Ride To/from SJD - Anybody going to the SJD airport on July 29th or August 2nd? Two people, small bags, share expenses. - Jamie Stephens, cliffnjamies [- at -] hotmail.com
Free Weights Sought - I need two 20 pound ankle weights and three sets of dumbells: 5, 8, and 10 pounds. - Eileen, 612 143-9245

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

News From La Canada Del Diablo: the Sale Continues... - Everything Must go. Come by and help us liquidate our stock. Everything priced to sell. For example:
• Lamps, 15-30% off • Bar stools $95.00 us/ 1100.00 pesos • Chilean Pine end tables, $140.00 usd / 1750.00 pesos

20% off on all artwork by Charles Stewart, Todos Santos' founding foreign artist. All unsold work will be returned to the United States to be sold at gallery prices. Maybe your last chance to buy an original Charles Stewart.

Don't miss your opportunity to buy quality, and save money. Stop by and shop the bargains.

Have you been thinking about closing up your home for the summer? Are your worried about your home security? Hurricanes? Have you thought about storing you most treasured items? We might have a solution. We have storage units for rent. Super secure, reasonable prices, great hours. Limited units available. Reserve yours today. We also have space for a few more cars in our secure car storage area. Still only 1.00 usd per day for most cars. La Canada Del Diablo is open Monday - Saturday, 9am-6pm. Thank you! - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

The Distillery Presents - 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

The Distillery Movie Night - Searching for Sugar Man - Tuesday July 22 -8:15 Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. Tuesday http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2125608/?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

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

Professional Editing And Proofreading Services - Professional freelance editor. Specializing in fiction, memoir, screenplays, web content. - Casey, cline.casey.78 [- at -] gmail.com, caseycline.com, Todos Santos

Dog Training Workshop In Pescadero! - When: Sat. Aug 3rd, 10am – 12pm. Where: Near Rancho Pescadero – Email for directions. Price: $100p. Enrique Morales Perron is a Dog Trainer from Cabo. He will be coming to town for a workshop on Dog Psychology, Behavioral Issues and Leash technique. If your dog has trained with Enrique before come for a brush-up or come to meet Enrique for the first time.

Bring your dog on a leash, a folding chair and something cold to drink. No dog treats allowed! No overly aggressive dogs. Price is per dog so two owners accompanying one dog costs $100p. Two owners with two dogs: $200p. - Gogo Diaz, gogodiaz [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.ser-canino.com/ser-canino/Principal.html, 612 169 9200, Pescadero

Can't Find Good Employees? / ¿No Se Puede Encontrar Buenos Empleados? - What if you could use a tool before you hire to predict which employees will be reliable and trustworthy? Well, now you do. The Step One Survey, in English or Spanish, is designed to help you screen and hire honest, dependable, and hard-working employees.

The Step One Survey reveals a job applicant's work attitudes Before You Hire:
  1. Integrity - Can The Applicant Be Trusted? / Integridad - ¿El Candidato Puede Ser de Confianza?
  2. Reliability - Is The Applicant Dependable? / Fiabilidad - ¿Es Fiable La Solicitante?
  3. Work Ethic - Will The Applicant Be A Long-Term, Hard-Working Employee? - Ética de Trabajo - ¿Será El Solicitante Sea Un Trabajador Largo Plazo de Buen Trabajo?
  4. Drug Use - What Are The Applicant's Attitudes About Alcohol or Drug Use? / Consumo de Drogas - ¿Cuáles Son Las Actitudes Del Solicitante Sobre El Consumo De Alcohol o Drogas?
The Step One Survey is a cost-effective tool available in English or Spanish, and can be easily administered online at your place of business in just 15 minutes. View Sample Reports here: Step One Survey Sample Reports. Traducción en Español Aquí.

For more information, Contact Us Today/Contactarnos Hoy. - Cary Gray, carygray [- at -] assessments-usa.com, www.assessments-usa.com/step-one-survey.htm, 800-808-6311 (From Mexico dial 001 880-808-6311) or 805-570-0620 (US).

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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.)


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
Tuesday, July 23
Movie Night - Searching for Sugar Man - 8:15PM, The Distillery. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santo

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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

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: 624-141-9343, 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



Pescadero Casita For Rent/Caretaker - Studio size casita in the Pescadero huerta 1/4 mile from San Pedrito point. Beautiful, private, lush, fenced 1 acre+ property. Looking for responsible person who wants to live in the casita rent-free in exchange for keeping an eye on the place (long term). Pets welcome. Dedicated internet/wi-fi and Sky TV available. Alternatively, 2BR home on same property possibly for rent to the right person. - , chiclet1972 [- at -] gmail.com

House Sitter Available - The Original House Sitter/Pet Sitter living in San Diego is avaiable for your house sitting needs.Been doing this 10 yrs. I come to you you pick me up I take you back to the airport and pick you up when you return.I know Black and Gray water,solar power This is a no fee assignment.All you do is get me there.tlemanowic [- at -] sbcglobal.net 760-727-5063 - Ted Lemanowicz, tlemanowic [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 760-727-5063

Looking For A Place To Call Home ... - Now living in the Todos Santos area permanently. Will be without a home (currently housesitting in Las Tunas) beginning in October. Will be interested in another house to sit, renting an apartment or sharing a house with a room. Will consider all areas but would prefer to live in town. Thanks for any help. Jeffrey - Jeffrey Ferman, jfermaninbaja [- at -] gmail.com, 612-197-3723

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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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

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 -

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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