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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, August 13, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
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Singles Mixer Today [- at -] Baja Beans - The monthly singles mixer will be held at Baja Beans from 11:00 to 1:00 (note time change!), today, Tuesday, August 13. Come and bring a friend. For more information, contact Moonstone - Moonstone, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

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 (procedure in which you get skin tightening, and treatment of cullulite), intense pulse light (treatment in which you improve the quality of your skin,and disappear sundamage), 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. Do not take risks: If you are going to do something cosmetic, do it with a Certified Plastic Surgeon.
- Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz

Where To Buy Mosquito Nets? - have been trying to find a mosquito net in south baja and so far cannot find a single place to buy one. anybody know where they are sold ??? thanks! - Dave, lobogrande (*) gmail.com, Todos Santos

The Distillery Presents - Baja Brewing Draft Beer on Tap - The brewery is back on tap and ready to quench your summer thirst. Growlers are also in stock so you can come in and cool down then take you favorite draft beer to enjoy at a friend's or at home.

The Distillery Movie Night - The Departed - Tuesday August 13 - 8:15pm Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon & Jack Nicholson. An undercover state cop who infiltrated a Mafia clan and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy, after both sides realize their outfit has a rat. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0407887/

T G I Friday and James BBQ Night - Friday August 16, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary fresh popcorn. BBQ starts at 5:00.

The Distillery Movie Night - The Great Gatsby - Friday August 16 - 8:15pm Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Ederton & Tobey Maguire. A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1343092/?ref_=sr_1

Coming Movie Attractions - Lone Ranger - Star Trek Into Darkness - Detachment - Looper

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

Water Purification Systems On Sale - Whole-house water purification systems that remove 99.9999% of virus and bacteria and control scale build up by 99.6% from your municipal, Ejido or hauled water Our system delivers clean, non-scaling water to all your faucets and appliances without any noticeable loss of pressure. All components and filters are performance certified by NSF, WQA and NASA to do exactly what we say they do. Water purification with built-in monitoring system, no water wastage, no chemicals, and no electricity.

Summer Sale: 20% Discount On All Systems. Sale ends August 31st! - Barbara Manfrediz, H2O Profesionales Internacionales, S.A. de C.V. Madero 430 e/Hidalgo y Constitucion, Col. Centro, La Paz, BCS (612) 157 7695 (612) 123 3032 info [- at -] aguadebaja.com, purewaterbaja [- at -] gmail.com, www.aguadebaja.com, 612-142-2290

Shipping Goods Or Furnishings To Mexico? - Voted "Best in the Baja" 28 years experience Freight forwarding, customs clearance, warehousing(staging)shopping service, delivery to your door Courteous, trustworthy, professional, Big enough to serve, small enough to care. I will show you how to save money. - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, www.monicapagelogistics.com, 619-777-8909, Baja California Sur

Got Wheels? - I'm returning to Todos Santos for the month of January and would like to rent a car, motorcycle or ATV for Las Tunas to "downtown" use only. Local references. - Ray Kenny, rekenny [- at -] comcast.net, (503) 699-5802, United States

Car/truck - I am planning 2 trips to the States, Colorado in August/Sept and Austin, TX first week of November. I would also consider other locales as well. I would be able to deliver your vehicle either way for expenses only. Clean driving record, repectful of others property and references. Email if you have an interest. - Tom, carrollemailemail [- at -] aol.com, Todos Santos

Caoba Of Todos Santos - Master Carpenters And Cabinet Makers - Caoba recently custom built a replacement double entry door for our home in Rancho Migriño. The level and quality of their workmanship and service is superior. The work was done to our complete satisfaction at the agreed upon price and schedule. We can highly recommend Antonio, Benjamin and Israel at Caoba.

Their shop is located in Todos Santos on Pedrajo Street, between Degollado and Verduzco. Cell Phone 612 105 2481 or 612 103 8395. Email Israel Mejia, caoba_emadera [- at -] yahoo.com.mx. - Grace & Bill Cook, Rancho Migriño.

Noche De Expresion A Restaurante Horizonte! - Gabriel Casares and Friends invite you to an evening of original guitar music and poetic expression on Saturday, August 17! The performance begins at 8pm in the lovely patio of Restaurante Horizonte, next door to Mercado Pinos on Horizonte, Otra Lado. Doors open at 7:30, the cover is $20 pesos. Come early, choose your table and also enjoy a wonderful casual dinner with drinks from the full restaurant menu. Delicious tacos, tortas, and papas! Beer, wine, full bar. Bring a group of friends to enjoy a very different kind of Saturday Night! - , sin_07 [- at -] hotmail.com

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

Solar Hot Water Systems - Solar Hot Water Systems for pool or home, technically designed for the Baja Sur climate and latitude. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846 or 624-142-8002

Thai Friday At Bistro Magico - This Friday, August 16th, will be our last day of the Season and we are celebrating with Thai Food and a 20% sale on all our Gift Items and Teas. Come and Visit, give us a hug and try some delicious Pad Thai, Summer Shrimp Rolls and Mushroom Potstickers. All items will be priced separately. No reservations needed. Thai Friday is from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Corner of Militar and Hidalgo in Todos Santos. - Rima Lyn, info [- at -] bistromagico, 612 169 9200, Todos Santos

Palm Diversity - I've given enough tours on our beautiful palm plantation that I know that viewing over 10 000 palms and over 30 different varieties can be overwhelming for those that don't know anything about all the different palms we have available. I am going to be offering Palm Diversity Packages with clear descriptions of what to expect of each palm. It doesn't have to be expensive ... these groupings of palms will all be small, but as you likely know, things grow very well here in Southern Baja. It is the one thing that I've noticed ... people have one or two palms in mind (often Bismarcks or Cuban Royals), but really ought to be getting 10 or 20 different types. Who wouldn't want 10 or 20 different varieties of palms on their property? Free washingtonians are fine, but having planted some real exotic palms, the future you will feel very smug.

Check out our website for clear directions to our plantation ... wobbling around a palm plantation with over 30 varieties is never a waste of time ... - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, palms.mx, 612.133.0311, Nepo: 612.152.6758 Todos Santos

Many Thousands Of Palms - Come visit us, there is clear direction to find us on our website with the link below, just click on the 'Contact Us' button on the site.

We've fantastic variety (over 30 different types of palms & cycads) and we've palms of all sizes - from palms you could bring home in the back seat of your car to 50' tall monsters. We can help with or do your landscape design, guide you to what palms are suitable for your property, and we can move massive specimens with our crane-truck.

Schedule a tour ... there are worst things to do than walk around a beautiful palm plantation. Call either Dean, 612.133.0311 or Nepo, 612.152.6785 - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, palms.mx, 612.133.0311 - Dean, Todos Santos

De Arquitectos - We always have some home repair specified, any idea to develop or start a new project.
Sometimes it is easier to bring all these ideas to paper and then to reality with the help of an architect, who with sensitivity and ability to understand your needs, balancing the space and function of your activities, manages to land your concept.
It is important to respect for the environment, both natural and urban styles and reasoned use of natural resources - Eraida Duarte, dearquitectos [- at -] live.com.mx, 6121450859, Baja California Sur

Loving 3 Year Old Female Black Lab Needs A Temporary Home - Loving 3 year old female black lab needs a temporary home (approximately 8 weeks). Bella is a really sweet, fun, loving dog, and an excellent guard dog. Regrettably Iím traveling until early October and can not be with her. Bella is fixed, her shots are current and she has a clean bill of health. Compensation will be provided for her care. If interested please contact mountneyjane [- at -] yahoo.com. - Jane Mountney, mountneyjane [- at -] yahoo.comspain

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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.)


Tuesday, August 13
Singles Mixer - Baja Beans, 11:00 to 1:00 (note time change!). Bring a friend. Info: - Moonstone, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Movie Night - At The Distillery: The Departed, starting at 8:15pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Friday, August 16
Thai Friday at Baja Beans - Our last day of the Season, with Thai Food, 10:30am to 3:30pm. 20% sale on all Gift Items and Teas. No reservations needed. Corner of Militar and Hidalgo, Todos Santos. - Rima Lyn, info [- at -] bistromagico, 612 169 9200

Movie Night - At The Distillery: The Great Gatsby, starting at 8:15pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Saturday, August 17
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

Noche De Expresion - 7:30PM, Restaurante Horizonte, next to Mercado Pinos, Horizonte, Otra Lado. Gabriel Casares and Friends invite you to an evening of original guitar music and poetic expression. $20 pesos cover. - sin_07 [- at -] hotmail.com

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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

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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Housesitting Position Required - Responsible married English couple + 2 well behaved English dogs seek long term (6 months min) housesitting position from Dec 1st.We are in the process of setting up a business in Cabo and are currently housesitting in Elias Calles. Experienced with solar.Can provide references if required. - Tracey Spence, melntrace.livingthedream [- at -] gmail.com, 612 161 5466, Elias Calles

Las Tunas Development Opportunity - I have 14,000 sq. mts. of raw land in Las Tunas. It can be subdivided to 6,000, 8,000, or the entire 14,000 sq. mts. There are great ocean views from the entire property. Call or email for pics and info: jeffleep [- at -] yahoo.com (949) 922-1669. - Jeff Leeper, jeffleep [- at -] yahoo.com, 949-922-1669, Todos Santos

Need A House Sitter? - I am a very responsible university student offering to take great care of your home in Pescadero this winter! I have been visiting Pescadero and Todos Santos for 14 years with my family at our home near San Pedrito. This year, however, I would grateful to have the opportunity to stay a little longer in paradise than my family is planning to. My dates are completely flexible but I would prefer to be in town in November through December. Please contact me with any questions! I am also available to Skype. - Jocelyn Williamson, jocelynwilliamson0 [- at -] gmail.com

Looking To Rent Your House? - Due to an increasing demand for housing this year, we are currently in need of more homes to accommodate future renters and clients. Homes can be rented long or short term. Let us rent your home for you, professional and friendly service, free advertising, good rental rates. Both Todos Santos and Pescadero area. Ricardo Amigo Real Estate Office 145 0551 - Perla Garnica, perla [- at -] ricardoamigo.com, http://www.ricardoamigo.com/Rentals.asp, 612 176 1910, Todos Santos

Looking For House To Caretake Or Rent - My fiance and I are looking for a house/apt in Baja Sur to caretake or possibly rent. Noel is a Mexican healer, artisan, and maintenance/construction professional - excellent at taking care of your home repairs! I am an American writer with care-taking, plant and animal experience. We are quiet, clean, responsible couple looking to start a local business and need a home base to start. Local references available. - Rachel Glueck, mermaidreef [- at -] hotmail.com, 624.113.1658, Todos Santos

Looking For Rental In Todos Santos - looking for a 2 bedroom house in Todos Santos and Pescadero area starting in September. have excellent references. please contact me at imani1215najma [- at -] gmail.com - Alexandra Walker, imani1215najma [- at -] gmail.com

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Caravan After 8/20 - Looking to caravan with another couple or female, must take it easy and take our time, drive sane and no more than 8 hours a day, email. Leaving san diego anytime after Aug.20th driving to la paz. - Debbie Wilson, futuresbrite8 [- at -] outlook.com, Baja California Sur

Rideshare Or Caravan - driving down to Baja Sur end of August or early September and looking for someone to share the driving or caravan. leaving from the Bay area and headed to Cabo San Lucas. contact me at imani1215najma [- at -] gmail.com - Imani Najma, imani1215najma [- at -] gmail.com, Baja California Sur

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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Help Me Get Back Home -->> - My name is "Birote" and I got myself lost near the entrance of Pescadero in KM 64 in the highway Todos Santos - Cabo last Wednesday August 7th. I'm a 5 month old Golden Retriever cinnamon color, black collar and I'm trying to get back home. Any information will be very much appreciated at 612-151-3728/624-165-0188 with Juan Carlos or Diane. - Juan Carlos Adib, juan.carlos.adib [- at -] gmail.com, 612 151 3728, Pescadero

Adorable Tiny Fluffy Puppy - Needs a good forever home.Sweet male puppy found in desert. Clean and healthy. Available at El Tecalote Bookstore. For more information write JulieA2dogs [- at -] yahoo.com. - Julie Angle


<--Hola! My Name Is T-Bone - I showed up in Las Brisas last February and the kind neighbors have fed me and nursed me back to good health. I still live on the street, but would love and need a permanent home. At about 1.5 years old, I am an easygoing guy, get along well with other dogs and would make a very devoted companion. Please contact Andy to bring me home. - Andy Mical, connieandymical [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-178-0081, Todos Santos

Dog Found - Here in the San Vicente area of Todos Santos we found a lost dog. It is a male with brown and white colors it looks like part pit bull and the dog had tags from Tennesse and the name of owner that being Mr. King. - , arechiga66 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-161-4728, Todos Santos

Dog Needs Home-->> - Orejitas (little Ears) is looking for a home. She is a rescued former street dog, very strong but kind and loving, needs attention and someone to adopt her. She is aprox. 3 years old, is spayed and has been wormed, and needs to be treated for ehrichia, (will provide doxiciclina). All medical records are available. - Erendira Valle, erevalle [- at -] gmail.com, 612 14 17 630, Baja California Sur


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