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     Friday, October 04, 2013 -- Weekend Edition
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Featured Events This Week 
Local Services Directory 
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting 
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

Dan Charlesworth Will Be Missed - Dan Charlesworth, a local artist of Todos Santos and just a great guy, passed away peacefully with his brother holding his hand on this last Friday nite. Dan was a happy type, always smiling and always had something to chat about. We will miss this simple & kind gentlemen. - Name Withheld By Request
Editor's Note - Photo and brief biography here: todossantos-baja.com/todos-santos/art/artists-2.htm
Palapa Society Seeks Volunteers - The Palapa Society's Bridge to English program seeks volunteers to assist its teachers. Come volunteer for 1 or 2 hours a week -- it's fun and you'll be helping a great group of kids and youth. Orientation, materials and support provided. The Palapa Society is non-profit organization dedicated to serving the community of Todos Santos. Please contact us for more information. Thank you! - Palapa Society, info [- at -] palapasociety.org, http://palapasociety.org, 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

Check Your Property - There have been quite a few cases of Dengue Fever reported in Todos Santos! Doesn't seem like we got much rain, but it was enough to cause puddles and standing water. Take a look around. If you see standing water, get rid of it ! - Brenda, iguanabaja [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

The Distillery Presents - !Now Available! - "Baja Midnight" White Lightning Moonshine - Offering 102 Proof. White Lightning just for starters. Try your new - old favorite. "Get Your Shine On"

NEW - September Hours - NEW: Tuesday and Friday Only. 3:00 - 9:30 Come enjoy a movie starting at 7:30pm.

The Distillery Movie Night - Europa Report - Tuesday October 1 - 7:30pm Starring: Sharlto Copley, Michael Nyqvist & Christian Camargo. An international crew of astronauts undertakes a privately funded mission to search for life on Jupiter's fourth largest moon. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2051879/?ref_=sr_1

The Distillery Movie Night - Night Train to Lisbon - Friday October 4 - 7:30pm Starring: Jeremy Irons, Melanie Laurent & Jack Huston. Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor, abandons his lectures and buttoned-down life to embark on a thrilling adventure that will take him on a journey to the very heart of himself. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1654523/

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

2 A/C Units For Sale - 1 ton mini-split available, 3 years old, efficient, in good condition, just needs a new compressor: 3200 pesos OBO. Galanz brand. Honeywell, useful small floor unit that's portable to be able to be used and rolled into different rooms. Almost brand new! 4200 pesos OBO. Or both for 6500 pesos! - A/C Dude, macsutton [- at -] ymail.com, 612 152 0181, Baja California Sur
Last Days Summer Specials At Caeli Casa Holistica! - Enjoy the bilssful weather with a delightful treatment such as:
  • Integrated Caeli Massage 90 min. at the same price two years ago!
  • Organic restorative facial $500 pesos (w/ozone therapy & ultrasound tech - moisturizing, purifying, sensitive skin)
  • Skin care, Bodywork & Holistic treatments: Face & Neck Organic Restorative Facial, Back cleaning,Therapeutic Massage, Golfball-Sports massage, Deep tissue, Hot Stone Therapy.
All treatments are made with natural and organic products, aromatherapy and healing music. Massage Studio-Also available On site visit./ Ask for Gift Certificates. Guaranteed best service in town by Certified Holistic Bodywork Therapist Mónica Velázquez. For appointments, call 145-0381 or 612-149-1552 (cell) or write caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com, www.facebook.com/pages/CAELI-Casa-holistica/141768632522923?ref=hl -Todos Santos - Mónica Velázquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com

Surfing Lessons [- at -] Cerritos Beach, BCS - Surfing lessons and board rentals every day [- at -] los cerritos bch.b.c.s. We are 30 yards south of the cerritos beach club. we'll teach you everything you ever wanted to know about the sport of kings from a-z. Watersafety, ettiquite, technique, do's and don'ts, manuvering, etc. All levels of surf training covered, depending on your level of expertize from, 1st timers to advanced. We rent surfboards, bodyboards, skimboards, snorkeling and spearfishing gear, s.u.p. equipment, and we also offer surf exploration, and fishing trip packages via our sexy new panga, and 4 wheel drive vehicles. From the U.S., call 001 521 624 137 9293 - Irak Collins, www.facebook.com/collinssurf, 624 137 9293 irak/ 612 103 9190 perry, Baja California Sur
Shuttle Service Needed From Cabo Airport To Todos Santos - October 5/13 - 4 adults with at least 8 large pieces of luggage need pick up from the airport at 12:19 pm and ride to Todos Santos. We would like a quick stop at Costco. Contact angie.wood [- 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

New Vehicle Licensing Rules? - Could somebody please explain the new vehicle licensing rules for Permanent Residents to me? Gracias - Bobbi, Bobbimc1 [- at -] gmail.com
Do You Have A Car For Rent? - We are bringing our family for the first time to Pescedero and Cerritos for Christmas (Dec 23- Jan 11). We are on a very tight budget and trying to give them a great vacation. We hoping to rent a local vehicle for the area and possibly a trip to Cabo and La Paz. Please contact me with available option you may have. - Nikki Lewen, nik_lewen [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

Solar Batteries - Ecosmart Technologies offers the highest quality and longest product warranty for solar battery systems. Our prices are competitive with typical U.S. pricing and we offer regular consistent solar equipment services. Now available, Five 250 watt solar panels at the lowest price ever. - Erwin Lapschies, erwinecosmart [- at -] gmail.com, 624 166 9473, Rancho Nuevo

Looking For A 5th Wheel Trailer Or Motorhome - Hello, I´m looking for a trailer or motorhome to buy. If you have one, call me! - Alfredo, 6121766488, Todos Santos

Storm Damage To Your Dish TV, Shaw Direct, Or Hughesnet Internet System? - If you suffered damage to your equipment during the recent storm, I can help you. Whether you need new parts, a new dish or cables, or just a repointing to get you back online or restore your TV service, call me at 612 104 2000 or send an Email to todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com or showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es.

I am local, and I provide service for new installations and repairs for the entire Los Cabos region at reasonable rates. - Ernesto Pardo, Todos Santos Technologies, todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612 104 2000, Todos Santos

Gardener Available - Hello, my name is Ernesto. I'm loking for a gardener job. I live here in Todos Santos. I can clean and water your plants, and take care of all of your garden. Feel free to contact me anytime at 612 176 5080. Thank you! - Ernesto Espinoza, 612 176 5080 - Ernesto Espinoza, 612 176 5080

Excellent House Keeper Available / Excelente Ama De Casa Disponible - I am seeking house cleaning opportunities in the Todos Santos area. I am a reliable housekeeper and I will take good care of your home. My English is very limited but you can call my friend Iris at 612 119 6998 for English. For a reference, please send Email to Alan or Debra at AlanrThompson [- at -] gmail.com or Debra [- at -] MyBarnCats.com.

Busco oportunidades de limpieza de la casa en la zona de Todos Santos. Soy un ama de llaves confiables y voy a cuidar bien de su hogar. Para una referencia, por favor envíe un correo electrónico a Alan o Debra: AlanrThompson [- at -] gmail.com o Debra [- at -] MyBarnCats.com.

Please contact me by Email or Telephone / Por favor, póngase en contacto conmigo por correo electrónico o teléfono: - Rocio, lucydory_ [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 133 8906.

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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, October 04
Movie Night - Europa Report, The Distillery starting at 7:30pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Friday, October 4
Movie Night - Night Train to Lisbon, The Distillery starting at 7:30pm. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Saturday, October 5
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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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

Alarm And Security Systems
Home Security - BajaAlarm provides the Todos Santos, Pescadero & Cerritos areas with Security Alarm Systems, Alarm System Monitoring, Camera Surveillance Systems, and Property Watch & Inspections. For more info or free estimate please email: bajaalarm [- at -] shaw.ca, or call: 612-118-6854. - BajaAlarm, Baja California Sur
Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero

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 federales. Call for a quote: 011-52-612-688-0073, send email bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com or visit bajawheeling.com. Baja California Sur

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted  Return to Top

Looking For Accomodations In Todos Santos Over Christmas - Responsible/respectful family of 4 coming back to TS over Christmas Time: hoping to find a place to rent from mid December (around the 18th) to mid January. Prefer La Esquina side of town. Prefer 2 bedroom (sleeping 4-6). Available to house sit, as well. Fell in love with TS when we came for 4 months over xmas time 1.75 years ago, so looking forward to finally coming back! Please contact me, Tamara Boivin, with descriptions, pictures, etc. We have personal references from people in your community, if that would help. Thank you sooo much. - Tamara Boivin, tamigirltruck [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

Casa Rivera Miramar - Price is reduced on this magnificent house on one half acre, located in Las Tunas area of Todos Santos. Over 3000 sq feet of living space with all utilities, including the furnishings. Stunning top floor patio offers 360 degree views of the desert, ocean, sunsets and the Sierra de la Lagunas!

Floor plan allows for summer breezes and winter sunlight to create an incredibly comfortable year round living. With less than a 10 minute walk to the beach and a 5 minute drive to the famous surf break of La Pastora, this home offers multiple opportunities for full or part time occupancy. For more information and photos please visit: www.bajabeachviews.com

Several lots also available adjacent to the house in Las Tunas area as well. In addition, two ocean view lots very close to the beach club with magnificent views in Los Cerritos...all prices reduced to sell! Please contact 612-155-3389 MX cel or by e-mail: chabraz [- at -] hotmail.com. - Casa Rivera Miramar, Todos Santos, BCS, Mexico.

Couple Seeking Long Term Rental--No Housesitting - We are a young professional couple with full-time, stable jobs in Baja. We are looking for a rental 6 months to one year starting this November. We are willing to pay IN-FULL prior to moving in with a notarized contract if the place is ideal. We do have a cat. We prefer 2 bedrooms, 2 baths. Must be clean and well maintained. No casitas please. - Nooks Robinson , nooksrobinson [- at -] gmail.com, (624) 113-2637, Todos Santos

December Rental - 4 rent: house fully furn., mid dec to jan 15 xmas new year 850.00 total las brisas area close to pastora surf reak tv elec water / also trailer for whole season 250/ mnth tv elec shower etc. jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net //760 967 7608 us - John Molea, jmolea [- at -] sbcglobal.net, 760 967 7608 us, Todos Santos

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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

To remove your ad if you find a ride or caravan, let us know here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

Baja Bound - Early Oct. - Driving small motorhome south from Tecate to Los Cabos early in Oct. Looking for a caravan to join, for safety and company. Please email Bajayog [- at -] gmail.com Thanks - Max Fuller, Bajayog [- at -] gmail.com, 831 359 6589, Cabo San Lucas

Heading South From Okanagan BC - Usually use my air miles to fly but would consider to copilot for you or drive down your vehicle, done the road trip a few times, schedule flexible plan to leave mid Oct. or so - Peter Obstfeld, peterokelowna [- at -] hotmail.com, 250 317 5030

Ride Share Avail To Todos Santos October 20 or 21 - Leaving Northern Calif. San Francisco Bay Area-San Jose. we plan to travel 3 days. Space for 1 person. Can pick up anywhere on route 101 from san jose. please phone us at 622-5350 - Henry Arevalo, arevalosan [- at -] aol.com, 530-622-5350, United States

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

Driving San Diego-Todos Santos - Planning to leave San Diego area for Todos Santos the end of October -- exact date somewhat flexible -- hoping to find co-driver/passenger to join me and my extremely sweet medium sized, well behaved, dog. - Sara Gay Dammann, sgdamm2002 [- at -] gmail.com, 231-675-5264, United States

Need Ride From San Jose Airport To Todos Santos November 1st - Hello! We, meaning myself, two small dogs and a cat, will be flying from Calgary, Canada and arriving at San Jose airport at approximately 1.22pm on November 1st. Todos Santos will be our final resting place and, guess what, all of us need a ride! If you can help we will certainly pay the going rate and would be furever grateful:) Thank you! Patricia, Trooper, Martin and Rascal Fullerton. - Patricia Fullerton Sims, patriciafullerton56 [- at -] gmail.com, 403-569-1011, Canada

Caravanning From Tecate First Week in November - Crossing over at Tecate. Mostly camping on the way to la Paz. Self sufficient female with dos perros muy valientes. If you wish to join us on this familiar trip write to: cosmic.cougar [- at -] gmail.com - cosmic.cougar [- at -] gmail.com, Baja California Sur

Ride To La Paz November 7th? - Very nice mature female needs a ride from Todos Santos to La Paz sometime around November 7th. Will gladly pay for gas and more. email: villagedwellers [- at -] yahoo.com. - , villagedwellers [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

From Cancun to Cabo On November 20 Or So - Traveling from Cancun area to Cabo area, and returning to Cancun on November 27 or so. Will drive your vehicle, share ride or whatever, either or both ways or only to Mexico City D.F. or wherever. There are two of us. Both very reliable with good references. Webb Elkins, Playa del CArmen, Mexico; webbelkins [- at -] hotmail.com; 984 129 8095 Cell Mexico; 925 226 8038 Skype - Webb Elkins, webbelkins [- at -] hotmail.com, none, 9252268038

Ride Share Or Caravan December, 2013 - I am looking to connect with folks driving down Baja. I am coming down from Colorado for a 3-4 month stint. Contact me at deniseesm [- at -] icloud.com Please Re: email as interested in caravan Baja. Thank you - Abrams Denise, deniseesm [- at -] icloud.com, Cabo San Lucas

Submit your Rides or Caravans Needed/Available articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.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 -

Found Yellow Labrador In Cerritos - Brody (the owner of shop on the way to Cerritos beach) found a male yellow labrador a couple of days ago, which is being kept at his shop. The dog has a green fabric collar. He needs to find the owner of the dog, since it's a large dog who requires quite a bit of food. If anyone know's the owner or wants to help finding him/her, please, spread the word. If it's your dog, you can go pick him up at Brody's. - Juan Pablo Solis, juanpablosolis [- at -] gmail.com, 612 177 6078

Deaf Dog Needs Home - Very sweet pit bull mix, med size, 10 months old, excellent disposition, non aggressive, quirky, playful and intelligent, seeks kind and caring owner. Doesn't bark much. Great companion. - Ricardo Perez, 612 119-2997

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

Submit your Pet Corner articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp (and remember to Spay or Neuter your pets)

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