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     Friday, October 11, 2013 -- Weekend Edition
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Pelican Theatre, La Paz-->> - It is the goal of the Pelican Theatre La Paz to bring bold, contemporary and edgy comedy to the people of La Paz. To create a corps of professional actors from the Mexican as well as the Gringo Communities. To entertain, astonish and to delight our audiences. To reveal to our audiences the unexplored possibilities that are offered to them in the world they live in today. The plays offered by Pelican Theatre are in a genre classed as "The Ten Minute Play". We will be presenting our first performance "Three Tales" (of Brazen Comedy) at Teatro Ciudad on Tuesday, Jan. 29, and Wed., Jan 29th, 2014. Limited seating of 50 each evening. Tickets will be available for purchase in January.

If you have always wanted to act, here is your opportunity. We are still looking for Actors: Female, ages 20-65; Male, ages 20-45. Rehearsals to begin in late November for January performances. Volunteers are always welcome! For any information or to be added to our mailing list we can be reached at pelicantheatrelapaz [- at -] gmail.com - Cindy Crane, pelicantheatrelapaz [- at -] gmail.com, 612-141-9903, La Paz

Ecosmart Technologies - Professional Solar Energy and Water Conservation Services - We have 20 years of energy and resource conservation products and service experience. Six years and running in BCS.
Our commercial grade solar batteries have the longest warranty at prices equal to the other batteries on the market.
Now offering a limited number of 250 watt solar panels for $350.00 U.S. Dollars.
Guaranteed installation services by qualified staff, to North American Electrical and Plumbing Standards.
Erwin Lapschies - erwinecosmart [- at -] gmail.com, Cell; 624 166 9473, Los Cabos
Dish TV Box For Rent - Dish TV with all networks east and west coast feeds as well as all movie channels you supply the antenna $50 per month 6 months or longer paid up front. - Gary Gasper, ggasper5 [- at -] msn.com, 612-134-498/ us 541-350-6629, Todos Santos

News From La Canada Del Diablo - Our commercial property could be your dream property. Invest now, before prices go up. Speculators and big box stores are circling. We would like to pass this opportunity on to someone with a vision for the future, but at the same time a concern for the town. Contact us for more information. All conversations confidential. We're open to ideas. Will consider financing. 5% commission to anybody bring a buyer to the table.

Thank you to all who donated clothing, household items and food to the rehabilitation center. There is an ongoing need for clothing, as there are always new residents joining the group. If you have donations, you can drop them off at La Canada or take them directly to the center.

The town's public hospital has a new laboratory. Patients now can have blood work done free of charge. The only thing needed to open the laboratory, is climate control where specimens are processed. Vida Y Prosperidad Todos Santos AC has collected most of the money, but still needs donations to finish paying for purchase and installation. If you can help, please drop your donation at La Canada.

Thank you! OH, and one more thing ... if you are here this summer, come check out the final clearance sale. Great pieces and incredible prices. - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

Professional Photography/Graphic Design Services - Family Portraits, Intimate Weddings/Engagements/Vow Renewal & Architecture/Real Estate Photography. We also offer graphic design services: Business Identity (logo, business card, letterhead, flyer, sign, brochure, etc.) Advertising, Editorial Design as well. Conveniently located in Todos Santos email us for additional information. - Ceci Fernandez, blueprintcabo [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.facebook.com/BluePrintCabo, (624) 119-0209, Todos Santos

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

5000 Litre Cistern For Sale - I have a black 5K liter cistern to sell/ It needs a minor puncture repair. It was recently purchased for 7800 pesos. I will let it go for 5800 pesos. Call or email me if you are interested in buying it. - Jay Labrie, j.labrie [- at -] me.com, 612 118-3389, Pescadero

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

Todos Santos Motorsports Back From Vacation - Having problems with your car, truck, suv? We can help. We are now working on all makes and models. We also work on motorcycles atvs and side by sides we get parts from the states ones a week so if there is something you need it not a long what. With the trucking company we use we can bring any thing you need from the states come stop by or give us a call we are located 2 blocks to the east of Barajas tacos. - Gary Gasper, gasper_gary [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 102 6648, Todos Santos

The Distillery Presents - Working On Gearing Up For Season - Closed & no movie night Tuesday. Check our website and the Baja Western Onion for updates.

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

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

Computer Fixer - IT-Expert with 23 years of experience (living and working in Cabo since 2000). Specialized in:
  • Hardware (PC & Mac) - Electronic motherboard repair, display, hard drive and data rescue, upgrades, preventive maintenance.
  • Software (PC & Mac) - Internet and data security, operative system performance optimization, and more.
  • Networking & Communications. Long range outdoor wireless networks, power-line networking, internet access control (balance and restriction), internet surveillance cameras with digital recording.
Honesty, reputation and a prompt solution to your home or business Data-network and electronics. - Juan Saucedo, computerfixer [- at -] telcel.blackberry.net, 044.624.122.3561, Cabo San Lucas
Need Service For Your Dish TV, Shaw Direct, Or Hughesnet Internet System? - If you need service, 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

2003 Dodge Durango For Sale - In good condition with all leather interior. Asking $40,000 pesos. Call or email for photos and info. - Wendy, tropicalcasitas5 [- at -] gmail.com, 624 19 12831

Excellent House Keeper Available / Excelente Ama De Casa Disponible - I am seeking house cleaning opportunities in the Todos Santos area. I am an honest and 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 Lisa Welsch at lwelsch [- at -] cbriveras.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 Lisa Welsch: lwelsch [- at -] cbriveras.com.

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

Invitation Skymed Member Appreciation Luncheons - SkyMed CEO Will Klein is hosting Member Appreciation Luncheons for our valued SkyMed members the week of Nov. 18 - 22 in San Miguel de Allende, Cabo San Lucas, and La Paz & mid-February in Ajijic/Lake Chapala. If you plan to be in any of those areas during those dates, contact me with the City where you would like to attend the luncheon, to receive your personal invitation with all the specifics of this wonderful event. - Cathie Smith, cathie.smith [- at -] skymed.com, www.skymed.com/cathiesmith, 575-993-8227 or 866-460-3486, Todos Santos

Landscaping Palms - Visit A Working Palm Plantation - Come by for a walk around a beautiful, organized palm plantation in Todos Santos. We have species big and small. You could drive away with some small potted palms in your car or pick-up, or you could make arrangements to have your development project supplied with hundreds or thousands of mature palms.

To find us, Print This: From the center of Todos Santos, drop down TopetÉ and follow that all the way to the stop sign. Go left at the stop sign CafÉ La Esquina will be on your left, keep going by Casa Dracula on your right, by the school on your right and follow the new pavement to the stop sign. On the pole straight ahead of this stop sign there is one of our signs it is at the bottom of several directional signs and says, 'HDP ventas en palma'. Go off the pavement straight ahead here and follow this road for about 1/3 mile where you will see the entry to our plantation on the left. There is a sign on the gate which says, 'Huerta Del Pacifico'. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, palms.mx, 612.152.6785 (Nepo), Todos Santos

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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.)

Thursday, October 10 Thru Sunday, October 13
Fiestas Patronales Todos Santos Pueblo Magico 2013 - Jueves 10 de Octubre - Domingo 13 de Octubre. Enlace Program / Programa de eventos: Link to Program/Schedule of Events:cabo-day-night.com/Eventos/tabid/61/ModuleID/382/ItemID/12428/mctl/EventDetails/Default.aspx
Friday, October 11
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 12
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
Saturday, October 12 thru Sunday October 13
9th Annual Cabalgata La Paz To Todos Santos - In honor of Nuesta Señora del Pilar and the Todos Santos Festival. Leaving Puente Mano Amiga, La Paz 7AM. Arriving El Carrizal for breakfast 11 AM to 1 PM. Arrive Puente La Muela bet. 5 ~ 7 PM. BBQ, Live Music and Dancing. 9AM Sunday ride to Todos Santos Stadium round 12PM for mass and blessing of the animals. Complimentary BBQ, Live Music, Dancing. Contact: Arturo or Kaia Thomson. - Arturo Geraldo , kaia [- at -] mindspring.com, 612-127-2317, 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

Winter Rental Lot Sought - We hope to park our airstream for the winter either north or south of town. Rent-option to buy. We require water, sewer and electricity. - Jane Silverman, jsfsilver [- at -] aol.com, 505/982/9485 or 505/690/5777, Baja California Sur

Pescadero Casa 4 Rent - Ocean views 3 rows from the water in Pescadero, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 2 story, furnished home. All gated. Includes, washer, dryer, wifi. Walk to Rancho Pescadero Hotel. Asking $1500 a month, long- or short-term rental. - Julie Oneill, julieoneill41 [- at -] hot,mail.com, 612 1188 462, Todos Santos

Accommodation Wanted Dec. 30 To Jan. 9 - Hello! I am looking for accommodation (one bedroom or studio)in Todos Santos for myself, two small non-shedding poodle dogs and a cat, for the period December 30 to January 9, 2014. I am a responsible, clean, tidy and mature woman. If you can accommodate "us," please contact me. Many thanks, Patricia (from Calgary, Canada). - Patricia Fullerton, patriciafullerton56 [- at -] gmail.com, 403-569-1011, 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.

Cerritos! - Property in Cerritos at 12,000 USD. Call me for more information. - Victor Sossa, sossa.victor [- at -] gmail.com, 612 102 9107

Oceanfront San Pedrito 3bdrm House - 3bdrm/2ba Oceanfront house 50 feet from the beach. All rooms are looking at the San Pedrito surf break. Available for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Only! This house will go fast! - , caboextremeb.c.s [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-5511, Pescadero

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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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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

Need Ride From Cabo Airport To TS - Need a ride from airport to TS for self and small dog. On 10/28. Arrive 2:35 on Alaska Air. - Pamela Vantress, pavantress [- at -] yahoo.com, 415-246-8117, United States

Ride Needed From SJD Airport To Pescadero Oct. 29 - Looking for a ride for 2 gringas from SJD Airport to the Beach side of Pescadero, October 29th in the afternoon. Will pay $ - Robyn Sills, res [- at -] usamedia.tv, Pescadero

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

Pick Up At Cabo Airport - Family of 10 arriving on Dec. 21. Looking for someone to pick us up at airport and deliver to Pescadoro. - Maryjane Steele, mwards [- at -] aol.com, 202 437 1873

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 -

Wanted: Good Home For Two Lovely Doggies - They are rescued Todos Santos dogs, already vaccinated, spayed and in good health. Male and female about 1 year old, size small-med, very kind and protective. More info & photos please email me. - Stefano, pumpkinfood [- at -] gmail.com

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

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