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       Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    
Local Services Directory    

News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun, For Sale and Wanted


Timothy Horn Plein Air Workshop - February 18, 19 and 20th, 2014. Timothy Horn will host a 3 day plain air workshop in and around Todos Santos. All levels welcome. Cost of workshop is $325.00 USD. If you are not familiar with this most talented artist, check out his website: www.horndesign.com. Class size limited, deposit required. Let's Paint! - Marsha Dahlquist, dahl1751 [- at -] hotmail.com, 178 0003, Todos Santos

December 6, 2013: Save The Date! - Starting at 6:30pm at El Molino in Todos Santos: The 11th Annual Festival de Cine's Annual Fundraiser Fiesta & Sneak Preview of the latest film, Trapiches de Todos Santos.All proceeds will benefit Youth In Video and the new Escuela De Cine De Todos Santos. This summer the school has educated over 80 children, youth from CECYT, High schools and Hogar del Niño from Todos Santos & La Paz. Support our first generation of filmmakers and film lovers from Baja California Sur! - Lisa Welsch
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The Distillery Presents - Baja Brewing Draft Beer on Tap and The Distillery Tequila Tasting.

The Distillery Movie Night - Identity Thief - Tuesday August 27 - 8:15pm Starring: Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy & John Cho. Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Florida to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2024432/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

T G I Friday and James BBQ Night - Friday August 30, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary fresh popcorn. BBQ starts at 6:30.

The Distillery Movie Night - Star Trek Into Darkness - Friday August 30 - 8:15pm Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto & Zoe Saldana. After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1408101/?ref_=sr_1

The Distillery Saturday Night 2:1 Drink Special - On your way out for a big evening in Todos Santos have a 2:1 cocktail or beer.

Coming Movie Attractions - Lone Ranger - Detachment. Check The Distillery web calendar for all the latest info: thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

Se Habla...la Paz Re-opening After Summer Vacation - Muy buenos dias: Good morning! We are re-opening after summer vacation this Monday the 26th for in-house and SKYPE classes. The Summer School Special discounts on tuition are still going until the end of September so please call us at 122-7763 or write us at info [- at -] sehablalapaz.com for more information.

Our cultural programs will not start until the first week in October, due to the afternoon heat. The program agenda will be announced here and in the Baja Citizen. Un saludo cordial, - Juli Goff, info [- at -] sehablalapaz.com, www.sehablalapaz.com, 612-122-7763, Baja California Sur

No More Garafons! - Sale ends August 31st: For as little as $400 dollars you can be rid of garafons forever. What a difference it makes to be able to get your drinking water and to wash all your vegetables directly from your own kitchen faucet (no extra tap needed). No electricity or chemicals required. Super simple installation under your sink (included in cost) gets you freedom from garafons once and for all. Whole house systems also on sale! - Barbara Manfrediz, purewaterbaja [- at -] gmail.com, www.aguadebaja.com, 612-142-2290
I Am Looking For A Space To Set Up Floatation Tank In The Pescadero Area - Do you have a semi quiet room with a shower that I can rent or trade for floating? I am looking to set up my float tank also known as an isolation tank. It is used for therapy of the body mind and soul, benefiting in a multitude of ways. I am a seasoned massage therapist starting a Float Spa. Please contact me to see what's possible. Can't wait to get you floating! Thank you - Veronica Joy, thejoyoffloating [- at -] gmail.com, 612-197-0605
Sushi Is Back At La Casita - Sushi is back at La Casita Tapas and Wine bar coming this September. For more information, contact us at 145 0192. - Sergio Rivera, sergemaz [- at -] yahoo.com, lacasitatapasandwinebar.com, 145 0192, Todos Santos

No Electricity? No Problem! - We install Solar, Wind, or Water power. Serving the Ellias Calles, Pescadero, and Todos Santos areas. Alternative Energy Solutions "We Turn You On". Tai & Veronica AESolutionsBCS [- at -] gmail.com, 612-197-0605
Shipping Goods Or Furnishings To Mexico? - Voted "Best in the Baja" 27 years experience, Freight forwarding, Customs clearance, Staging /warehousing, Courteous, Professional, Trustworthy, I will show you how to save your precious dollars ,Big enough to serve, small enough to care, Monica Page Logistics - Monica Page, mpage [- at -] monicapagelogistics.com, www.monicapagelogistics.com, 619-777-8909

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

Fresh Eggs In Las Tunas - We have fresh eggs every day at our house on Calle de Los Mangos $35.00 pesos per dozen or $75.00 pesos for a whole flat of 30 eggs. Call or just come by Bruce and Dina Kramer's. Home- phone 178-0004; Cell- 612-348-9363 - Bruce And Dina Kramer, bkmasonry [- at -] yahoo.com, 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

Wanna Make Some Pesos? - I need some help getting 5 packages down to Todos Santos or La Paz from Costa Mesa (Orange County) CA.. the pickup spot is 2 blocks off the 405.. I will soooo make it worth your while to be a Good Samaritan.. Sooner than later would be great! - Joy O'brien, allie_todossantos [- at -] yahoo.com

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


Looking For An Ipad - Please contact me if you know of one for sale, thanks. - Patrick Coffman, coffman [- at -] prodigy.net.mx, 612 157 6991

Total Impact Spanish Workshop - Planned for those who want to learn Spanish as quick as possible. Instruction is one-on-one basis from 1 to 3 hours a day. All levels are taught. Any special requirements of the students may have, business or professional, will be given careful consideration. Taught by Guillermo Bueron in the Cultural Center in Todos Santos. Classes start september 2 at 9 AM. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.guillermolanguageandtravel.com, 612 161 4165, Todos Santos

Best Gardner In TS - Juan Carlos is looking for consistent gardening work. Available Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturday. He is an expert on palms, cactus as well as all local plants and flowers. Very reasonable daily rate. Email Chris for references. - Juan Carlos, namaste1948 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-9395

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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 27
Movie Night - At The Distillery: Identity Thief, starting at 8:15pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Friday, August 30
Movie Night - At The Distillery: Star Trek Into Darkness, starting at 8:15pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Saturday, August 31
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

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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 English couple seeking long term ( 6 mnths +) housesitting position from Dec 1st. We have 2 well behaved English dogs and are setting up a small business in Cabo.Currently houesitting in Elias Calles. We are experienced with Solar operations and can provide references. - Tracey Spence, melntrace.livingthedream [- at -] gmail.com, 612 161 5466, Elias Calles

Professional caretaker/housesitter/handyman - I am an experienced and responsible caretaker with references. I have an independent income. Able to do repairs, oversee subcontractors, attend to guests and clients and take care of pets. Extensive background in construction. Culinary skills. Fluent in Spanish. Familiar with Baja/Todos Santos area.

Looking to exchange a place to live for care & service. Available Sept. to April, perhaps longer. I have a trained, champion herding dog who is quiet, obedient and a good guard dog. Seeking long-term, stable situation. Call Gavin, 619-888-9903 or E-mail: gavinehringer [- at -] earthlink.net

Pro House Sitter Available This Season - Pro-house sitter available this winter thru april...Jack of all trades, install organic gardens plus maintenance, home meals, life coach, Apple OSX teacher (iPad, iPhone, MacPro), music teacher (drums, guitar, flute, beginning and intermediate), pet sitter, house remodeler, plumbing, electrical and solar. have own rig, house not necessary for my habitation or can use yours...referrals on request..almost twenty years on the winter/spring circuit...gypszcaravan [- at -] gmail.com Brian - Brian Tallman, gypszcaravan [- at -] gmai.com, United States

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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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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

Tecate End Of September - Will be leaving San Diego around the 23rd and looking to caravan from the Tecate crossing. Two days to Todos Santos. caddisonthefly [- at -] yahoo.com - Matt Jenkins, caddisonthefly [- at -] yahoo.com

Ride From Los Cabos Airport - I am looking for a ride from the Los Cabos Airport (SJD) on October 21, 2013 after 4:00PM to Todos Santos. - Paul Bumann, paul [- at -] boominenterprises.com, 858-735-3538, Todos Santos


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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)  Return to Top

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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

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 I’m 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: - Jane Mountney, mountneyjane [- at -] yahoo.com

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


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


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