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3rd Annual Todos Santos Music Festival Finale - The Todos Santos Music Festival wraps up tonight and tomorrow with a gala finish in the Town Plaza on Saturday. led by former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck and friends, the Festival benefits The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., and their efforts to help the children of Todos Santos.

See an amazing collection of photos from the 2013 and 2014 Music Festivals here: facebook.com/TodosSantosMusicFestival/photos_stream.
Tonight, Friday, Jan. 24th, 8PM, Hotel California:Drivin’ N Cryin’ Dream SyndicateChuck Prophet

Tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 25, 5PM, Todos Santos Town Plaza:Drivin’ N Cryin’ Dream SyndicateChuck ProphetTwin TonesSonido Gallo NegroTorreblanca.
General admission is first-come, first-served. VIP seats are available for purchase to guarantee entrance at the Hotel California: todossantosmusicfestival.com/tickets. More information at: todossantosmusicfestival.com - The Baja Western Onion

Help Support Your Local Community - Volunteers and donations greatly appreciated for families in need of assistance in Pescadero. Grupo Madre Teresa helps with food, medical supplies, basic assistance and loving connection to individuals and families in Pescadero who are in need of support.

We're a volunteer group of locals wanting to help others in our community. If you would like to contribute in any way, please feel free to contact Giovanni for more information: 612-157-2793. - Giovanni Espinoza, giopesky [- at -] gmail.com, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Grupo-Madre-Teresa/581333771926184, 612-157-2793, Pescadero

Artists Invitation To Todos Santos Arts Festival - The Todos Santos Festival of Arts Committee invites all local artists to exhibit their work during the Festival this coming Feb. 1-8th, 2014. The dedicated area for Visual Arts will be the Plaza in front of the Márquez de León Theater. The Organizing Committee will provide each artist with their booth (3 m x 3 m) table and roof. Cost $200. p/day Exhibit days: Sat. Feb. 1 and/or Sat.Feb. 8. Call or Email: Francisco Reyes Flores, francisco.reyesflores [- at -] gmail.com, 624-129-6442 - Gloria Ruenitz, Todos Santos Festival of Arts Committee

New Build Your Dream Beach Compound - Available 3 contiguous lots along Las Playitas Rd north of Todos Santos. 5 min or less from La Pastora. Dramatic ocean views from each lot. Road is fully paved to property, water hook ups are there. Buy one, two or three lots. Total area for all three lots is 5,700+m2. These are large lots with plenty of room for a large house, guest house and pool. Build your dream compound NOW! - Sabrena Rodriguez, 805-641-0693, Todos Santos

Art Show La Ventana Bay - Art Show and Artist Reception to be held at the Plaza del Teso, La Ventana Bay, Saturday, January 25th, 2014, from 12 NOON to 8:00 pm. The event will feature art, music, food and drink - Lana Nixon, lana [- at -] laventanabayproperties.com, http://www.lvbp.mx, cell 612-149-5000, Baja California Sur
White Terrier Dog - A White Terrier showed up on our back patio this morning (Jan 23) in the No. Las Tunas area. Has a deformed front foot, short legs, weighs approximately 40 pounds and has no collar. Very cute, well mannered, and has obviously had a good home. We are leaving for the US for major health issues and our house sitter is unable to care for the dog. Does anyone know of a rescue in the area? - Pamela Guzman-bejarano, peabodysofine [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 176 9506, Todos Santos
Environmental Signs Taken - Someone stole/removed environmental signs designed to increase awareness of our endangered natural areas in Las Tunas. A report has be made to the local police. There is a $500 reward for information leading to the identification of the person(s) who stole this property. Also, please contact me if you would like to donate to the cause of replacing/adding signs. Mark Thompson markthompson1101 [- at -] gmail.com - Mark Thompson, markthompson1101 [- at -] gmail.com

"The Sky Lounge & Tapas Bar" At Guaycura - Live Music every Friday & Saturday Night from 7 to 10 pm. From February 24 until March 29. At "The Sky Lounge & Tapas Bar" at The Guaycura. Legaspi & Topete. Historic Center. Todos Santos. Principal Artists: Jonathan, Pepe & Friends. Enjoy the most incredible view of the oasis and extraordinary sunsets. Happy hour Monday to Thursday from 4 to 6 pm. in national beverages, beer and margaritas. - Carlos Arnaus, www.guaycura.com, 612 175 0800, Todos Santos

Need A US Notary - I need a document notarized. If there is a US Notary near Todos Santos or Cabo, please email me at anapeligrosa [- at -] gmail.com. Thanks, - Ann Hazard, anapeligrosa [- at -] gmail.com, 612-154-8646, Todos Santos

Couple Seeks Long Term Rental In Town - Seeking long term rental for two artists and 9 cats. Married couple, glass artists, would like to relocate to Todos Santos from Olympia WA. We have a secure international business income and want to teach our trade in Todos Santos.

Would like to be in town. - Daniel Caracas, Radiantmind13 [- at -] gmail.com, beadsbot.com, Todos Santos

Wanted 2 Sofa Couches Or Futon Beds + Small Gas Stove - Looking to buy two matching sofa beds or futons , must be in good shape. Also looking for small gas stove and a queen or regular box spring and mattress. New or used. - Leslie Light, leslie.light1 [- at -] gmail.com, 760-845-1795

Volunteers Needed!!! - We are still accepting volunteer sign-ups for the 11th Festival de Cine de Todos Santos, February 20 – 28, 2014. This is your chance to work with the festival and be a part of all the excitement that happens during our 8 day event. Bilingual speakers strongly encouraged to join us! Please send an email to jamie [- at -] todossantoscine.org for more details. - Jamie Sechrist, jamie [- at -] todossantoscine.org

Ramon Hernandez Is Back - Ramon Hernandez is back doing welding projects at his place in San Pedrito. Ramon has built many Gates, Doors, Windows, and fixed motos etc for many of us in the area. He had been in La Paz for a while in order for his wife to get medical care. The quality of his work is high and his prices are low. He speaks excellent english. Please give him a call if you have any welding projects in mind. - Ramon Hernandez, 612-142-6348, Pescadero

New Business For Sale - Pura Vida Health Food Store & Deli - We are putting the feelers out to see if the right person/persons can provide Todos Santos's only Health Food Store, with the attention and care it deserves. Pura Vida is a very successful business ready for the right holistic entrapanuer.

Pura Vida is Not For Sale to foreign commercial developers. We are only willing to part with Our Pura Vida to a local minded family type who is concerned with the communities’ health and supporting local sustainability. Please Serious Inquires only. - Joella Corado, puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com, www.puravidahealthfood.com, 612 169 2095, Todos Santos

Two Places With Price Drops In Los Barriles - Gentleman passed and family wants to sell. This one, an illness requires them to leave Baja. Photos are available at: http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/reo/4278823317.htm - Sunny M, sunsetmorghan [- at -] yahoo.com, 8183456464, Los Barriles

The Distillery's Upcoming Events - The Distillery Theater Presents - Fri. Jan. 24th. The Dallas Buyers Club. Tues. Jan. 28th. The Wolf of Wall Street. Jan. 31st. Captain Phillips. Feb. 4th Inside Llewyn Davis. Feb. 7th 20 Feet from Stardom. Oscar season is in full swing, don't miss these. Our films are free with dinner and drinks. Reservations please. We have been full. Curtain goes up at 7:30.

January 25 - Todos Santos Music Festival VIP Tasting. Also look for us at our first San Jose Farmers Market.

Sat., Feb 1. O Gallery Art Opening and our 1 year anniversary party all day. We are looking forward to sharing it with you. Come BBQ, sing, dance and enjoy the art exhibit featuring one of The O Gallery owners in person. Come make merry with us.

Feb. 2, Superbowl Sunday. Watch at our big screen-big sound theater. Super tailgate buffet and 2 for 1 Baja Brewing draft beer. Mannings arm against Seattles defense. Its gonna be a good one.

February 8 - See you at the San Jose Farmers Market

Free, yes free, Tequila, Vodka and Moonshine tasting all day everyday. Open Mon.-Sat. 8:30am - 10:00pm. Sun. til 3pm. Breakfast & Lunch (all day), Dinner 5-9.. - James, merlo4u [- at -] earthlink.net, thedistillery.mx/the-distillery, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

2014-15 House/Casita Rental - Interested in securing a rental now for next season. We are currently in Todos Santos on an extended stay and would like to look at properties which may be available for a three month rental this coming Dec, Jan & Feb. Flexible as to location, price and size. One to three bedrooms. Prefer La Cachora, La Poza, or Calle Pacifico areas, Las Tunas not out of the question. Not necessarily looking to “housesit,” but we own a small farm in the states, capable of performing maintenance, gardening, etc. if desired. Interested in renting your house or casita during this three month time frame? Please e-mail us with info and we can speak/meet further. sjdeshong [- at -] comcast.net, United States
Rumi Garden Todos Santos

Spoken Word Open Mic at Rumi Garden Saturday, January 25th 6pm - Live Spoken Word and Melodic Acoustic Guitar Groove, Open Mic at Rumi Garden. Music starts at 6pm with performances by Jacob Wartell and Gabriel Casares, followed by spoken-word, open mic presentations of poetry and short stories. - Rumi Garden, yanggum [- at -] rumigarden.com, rumigarden.com, Pescadero

Tripadvisor's 2014 Traveler's Choice Awards Are Announced - TripAdvisor's Traveler's Choice awards annually honor the worlds' top inn's based on reviews of the people who have visited. We at Arriba de la Roca are proud to announce that for the 2nd year in a row we have been presented this distinct award. The beauty of this is, along with us is The Villa Santa Cruz and Hotelito. Three of the top 25 inn's, in all of Mexico, are in your neighborhood. Congratulations! We always knew Todos Santos/Pescadero was special!!Friendly helpful people, great service and accommodating businesses! Here's to another successful year for all! Thank you for your support. - Mauricio And Shelby Branzanti, srbranzanti [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Hotels-cInnsBB-g150768, Todos Santos

Charming 2 Bedroom House In La Paz - A charming 2 bedroom furnished home in La Paz has just become available. Very convenient location. Hurry, this one's not gonna last long. - Mariposa, 612 176 3119, Baja California Sur

Seeking Long Term Rental - Long term (2+ years) in La Paz, Todas Santos or general area within 20 k - 2-3 bedrooms, yard, UNfurnished sought by quality woman with 2 small dogs, excellent MX references. I have all appliances and household furnishings - presently living in Central MX - please contact me with details, asking price and photos. Gracias - Karen Sweetland, 415 121-2818, United States

Ride To San Jose Airport Needed Thursday Jan 30th - I am needing a ride to the airport on Thursday Jan 30th for a 2:30pm departure back to LAX - Anyone leaving from Todos or Pescadero that day? Happy to pay for gas and your time. Call me 612-148-4635, Blaze bdenoone [- at -] ixnetcom.com, 612-148-4635, Pescadero

Stolen Articles - There was an apprehension in town this morning and several items recovered...you may want to visit the police station to see if they are yours. - Doug Colton, mamounatsea [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 145 0273, Todos Santos

News From La Canada Del Diablo - I wanted to use our news section to feature three lovely pieces of furniture that have come up for sale and will be featured at our location for the coming weeks.

The pieces, all from the 1800's and purchased at a Butterfield auction, are of the highest quality and were lovingly care for in the home of Martha McLemore.

They include two gorgeous teak and marble chairs for $650 USD; one rosewood table for $800 USD; and two ginger jars with bases for $250 USD for the pair. If you're interested in any of the pieces, please come by and take a look.

Our hours are Monday thru Saturday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Thank you!

- Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

North Bound Riders Wanted In The Strayhound - Hi, I'm heading back to SoCal/AZ the last week of January and have room for riders and their gear in my old Bluebird bus RV conversion. Leaving from San Pedrito. Kick back and enjoy the ride. Kick in some bucks for fuel. Plan to camp along the way. I plan to cross at Tecate and head east on I-8 but could cross at Tijuana if that's better. Thanks - John Dougherty, jedtimesaz [- at -] gmail.com, 551 645 2541

Fresh Fish Delivered To Your Home - Every Wednesday morning Maria brings you the freshest fish and seafood directly to your house. Call for special delivery or to give her your address. Maria 612 14 112 66 - Maria, Majevino [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121411266

Amazing Pool Eliminator - A swimming pool, spa, or large fountain is often your highest energy consumer after air conditioning. The Pool Eliminator will cut this energy cost 50% while extending the life of your main filtration system. The patent-pending Pool Eliminator uses completely safe copper and silver ions to purify water, allowing you an 80% reduction in purchases of harsh pool chemicals. The ionization process also reduces Total Dissolved Solids (TDS), precipitating hard water minerals to gradually eliminate scaling on your pool tiles and water features.

The 100% solar-powered Pool Eliminator is the only all-in-one ionizer and pool filter pump on the market today. The scientific facts available conclude that a combination of chlorine plus the copper and silver system is a proven, safe and economical approach to purifying water in swimming pools and spas. The new dual disinfection method is also easy to implement. This allows a considerable margin of error for maintaining a sanitary pool.

Introductory price is $994 USD or $12,900 Mexican Pesos. No other product in the world has a faster payback time - months, not years. - Charles Shipman, info [- at -] pooleliminator.mx, pooleliminator.mx/, (612) 145-1061, Baja California Sur

Winnebago-Chieftain 34 Ft. For Sale - 1990 deluxe package, 93,000 Km, with/without tow package. British Columbia registered/licenced. Well kept one-family owned. $12,000 negotiable. Cabo San Lucas area. - Dennis Brothen, dennis.brothen [- at -] gmail.com, 624-143-7950

Computers For Sale - Refurbished notebooks from 150-450.00us. All English Windows 7 and ready to go. Mostly IBM/Lenovos in various configurations of processor speed, memory, and hard drive size. All have new or working batteries, wifi, cd-rom drives, etc. Custom configurations available. Trade-ins considered, working or not. Email me with your phone number for more info. - Scott Cole, Scott [- at -] Pescadise.com, Pescadero

The Gypsy Carpenters At Wind And C's - Wind and C are making it happen at Cerritos Beach this Saturday, 6 -8. Come on out for some tasty, acoustic tunes and locally grown food. Susan and Burt will be singing folky jazz and old time favorites. - Susan Mittelstadt, burtandsusan [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.gypsycarpenters.com, Pescadero

Jogging Stroller For Sale - Great Condition. Jogging Stroller. This stroller will travel with ease on the beach, dirt roads and in town. $600.00 pesos or $55.00 USD. Send email or call. Stroller in Pescadero. Expedition Model. (looks and rides like a BOB) Good Tires. Dark green - Annie Mathews, annmathews7 [- at -] gmail.com, 6121671075

Rancho Pescadero
Wanted: Good Patio Furniture - Building a house in Pescadaro. Want GOOD used patio furniture for my two patios. If you have something in great condition email photos & price to me at suzannedesigner [- at -] gmail.com - Pescadero

The Best Cruise Tours In Los Cabos - Cabo Escape is a 70 foot power Catamaran specially built for tours in the Cabo San Lucas area. Designed to be adaptable to any tour application with its open format and two level construction, Cabo Escape serves the needs of cruise ship passengers, travel agencies, incentives groups, wedding planners, time share resorts and of course the individual client. So when In Los Cabos Make sure To come cruise with us. snorkel fun 11:30 daily Sunset Fajita dinner cruise daily 5:00 pm (6:00 winter) Whale watching 9:00 am seasonal. Use Promo Code: BAJAWESTONION and get your 15% discount. - Reservations Department, info [- at -] caboescapetours.com, http://www.caboescapetours.com, 624 105-0177, Cabo San Lucas

Snack Junior Grilled Burger - Mesquite burgers with fresh and healthy ingredients one of our specialties are: classic, northern, hawaiian, chicken and barbecue, we also have fries, visit us from monday to sunday we open at 6:00 pm until 11:00 pm adress: San vicente, pedrajo/ mutualismo and punta lobos road. todos santos b.c.s. you are welcome!! - Pedro Angel, pdrums_angel [- at -] hotmail.com, http://www.google.com, 6121022329, Todos Santos

Loreto and Mulege Satellite TV and Internet Services - Offering quality installation and repair services for Shaw Direct Satellite TV, HughesNet and commercial V-Sat Internet systems, wired and wireless home networks, VoIP telephony, home theater and structured cabling.

I'm based in Loreto, but willing to travel to remote locations. Fully bilingual, with references available upon request. Contact Jose Antonio Davila. Mx cell: 613 111 9779. US # 619 534 6401, Email: josedavilav [- at -] gmail.com, Loreto

Crystal's Hair Salon Moves To La Paz - I want to thank everyone for their preference, its time for me to move to La Paz. I will be located on Allende/Serdan & Madero right beside ''Café Exquisito'' If interested, you can contact me at this number: 612 140 2761. I will be more than glad to serve you again! Thanks again and god bless you.. Crystal Romero -

The Todos Santos Inn
New Reduced Rent For Dogsitters/Elias Calles - Beautiful Elias Calles Beach House available for reduced rent of $500/mo, (includes utilities and weekly gardener) in exchange for care of two easy going lovable dogs (food provided) and rotation of landscape drips and light watering of garden. This fully furnished 2 bedroom/3 bath home on a fenced in acre lot, has a large upstairs master suite with wrap around deck overlooking the Pacific ocean, a regulation tennis court and an exercise room in the oversized garage. Dish TV (2 flat screen TV's) and high speed internet with wifi available for assumption of monthly cost. Available April 1st, until???? End date negotiable. Numerous pictures available on link provided, pets welcome upon approval. First and Last + security deposit required - Leslie Light, leslie.light1 [- at -] gmail.com, mlstodossantos.com/20202/listings.asp?itemID=2624, 760-845-1795, Elias Calles

Runway Show by Belazul Swimwear - Saturday, 15 Feb., 2014 - Noche De Moda starting at 6 pm, at Hotel California (Calle Juarez s/n), Todos Santos. Runway show by Belazul Swimwear, Nomad Chic, & Besame Mucho. Tim Lang band afterwards. General admission & VIP tickets available. - Linda Hamilton linda [- at -] nomadchic.co,, https://www.facebook.com/NochedeModa

Sunday, 26 Jan., 2014 - Acro Yoga At Baja Zen - 9:30-11:30 am, playa los cerritos. Acro Yoga at Baja Zen (near Cerritos Beach) with Fernanda from San Jose del Cabo. no prior experience nec. info [- at -] baja-zen.com, 612 142 5038, www.baja-zen.com

Secluded Home Great Views In Pescadero - $169K: Spectacular ocean views. Downstairs – Greatroom w/ large kitchen, livingroom, BD, BA, (984 sq ft) with palapa shaded wrap-around deck leading to totally private Jacuzzi, and star-gazing/campfire area. Upstairs – another 984 sq ft palapa covered entertaining area, rustic BD, BA, and plenty of flexible space for office /2nd BD/ etc. 1/2 acre lot w/water and underground electricity, mature landscaping, garden space, shaded patio/BBQ area.

Gently elevated lot sitting on protected slope with hiking trails, nature & birds, like living in a national park with all modern conveniences. Very quiet and peaceful. - Kelly Cline-Sniechowski, pescaderopalapa [- at -] gmail.com, www.icontact-archive.com/FBkbi1IUxiFVG3n68xyr_chYDzf9CPsR?w=3, 612-157-6166, Pescadero

A.L.M.A. Needs Someone Driving Down Through The 5 - A.L.M.A. is looking for someone who is driving down the 5 through LA to bring a few donated items for the rummage sales. The rummage sale is our main source of income and the items are simply children's clothing and shoes and household items. All items fit in two large sized duffle bags. We will meet you anywhere along the 5 - so no inconvenience at all!! Please call or email Janel at janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com or (818) 612-3863 (US cell) - Janel Faraci, janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com, 8186123863, Los Barriles

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 sun damage), permanent hair removal.

My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. Visit drmanliospeziale.com where you can see 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, drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz

Anyone Driving Up From Baja To Or Through Los Angeles?? - Looking for someone with an empty or partially empty enclosed trailer to transport some items in our storage locker in Los Barriles to Los Angeles. We have people to load and unload on each side, so it's only driving. We will cover your fuel costs for the trip. Please call or email Janel at janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com or (818)612-3863 (Us cell) - Janel Faraci, janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com, 8186123863, Los Barriles
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

How To Place A Free Ad in The Baja Western Onion? - Have you ever wondered how to Submit a FREE Ad or Article to the Baja Western Onion? It's easy! Simply fill out the form here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

Please Note The Following: Free ads for the same individual, event, subject, item, group or business can be submitted once every 14 days. DO NOT TYPE IN CAPITAL LETTERS. Avoid excessive punctuation like "!!!!" or "......." or "???." Check your spelling. Make sure you include dates, time and location for your events, and be sure to include your contact info. - The Baja Western Little Onion

Bistro Babes Art Reception - Saturday, 25 Jan., 2014, 3pm - 5pm, Bistro Magico - Hidalgo & Militar, Todos Santos. Join us for wine, refreshments and wonderful art inspired by the women of Baja created by Juana Olga Barrios. - Rima Lyn info [- at -] bistromagico.com

Centro Cristiano Rehabilitacion De Todos Santos
Pentair Spa/pool Light - just replaced my pentair white pool light with a intellibrite color light. perfect for a small or medium pool. i never used the light, so it's probably got less then 2 hrs on it. 12 volt and cord about 20 ft. new $300 on amazon, will sell for $150. i'm in la paz. rick 612 151 1240. For more information, you can visit: http://www.amazon.com/Pentair-640150-IntelliBrite-30-Feet-12-Volt/dp/B005UB9HZI/ref=pd_sim_sbs_lg_2. - Rick Shannon, reshannon2000 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 151 1240, Baja California Sur

Readers Tip - You can find and search Most Back Issues of The Baja Western Onion here: bajawesternonion.com/back-issues.asp - The Baja Western Onion

Injured Dog In Desperate Need - A simple plea for help. For about the 7th time in recent months, an injured/abandoned dog has been left near my place in Comitan, outside of LaPaz. This young male has recently fractured femur (displaced) and a fractured tail. My landlord will not allow any further dogs. Local rescues are unable to assist. Local vets I have contacted will not accept payment plans. This is a very sweet boy, deserving of surgery and a loving home. If you have any compassionate suggestions or would like to meet him, please, please contact me. Muchismas gracias. - Kate Donker, 612-169-2334, La Paz

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Local Services Directory  Return to Top
Alarm And Security Systems
BajaAlarm - Providing Home Security Alarm Systems & Camera Surveillance Systems for the Todos Santos/Pescadero area. For a Free estimate, call 612-118-6854. - BajaAlarm, BCS
Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home and office wired and wireless networking. - 612 143 1508, jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero
Construction Innovations
New Energy Saving Block - R-30, acoustically efficient, fire, pest, hurricane proof. Low intro pricing. See work in progress. - Jeff Welch, 612-178 -0109; cell 612-117-3353, efblockpacific [- at -] gmail.com
Personal Development
Play Lab! - with Zoë Edmonds, Creativity Coach. Wednesdays, 1–2:30. Rancho Pescadero Yoga Pavilion. 120 pesos. Unleash creativity with meditation, improvisation, dance and more... artforlifebaja.com.
Property Rental
Federal Zone To Rent - Cerritos Beach - Help us build a community of services and vendors. Tell us how much area you need pho.to/4bHDU. - Los Cerritos Corp, fedzone [- at -] live.com, Pescadero
Satellite TV/Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, 612-104-2000, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, Todos Santos.
Solar Hot Water Systems
Solstice Solar of Baja - Solar hot-water systems for pool and home reduce energy costs and fossil-fuel dependency. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846, 624-142-8002
Solar Energy
Solar Energy Products - Controllers, inverters, pumps, refrigerators, panels from $1.40 US/watt. Facturas available. Como El Sol, S.de RL de CV, 612-149-3825, Pescadero heideladam02 [- at -] gmail.com
Towing And Transport Services
Baja Wheeling S.A. de C.V. - Legal, professional transport serving Canada, US and Mexico. For quotes, call 011-52-1-612-152-6065, email us at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, or visit our website bajawheeling.com.
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Featured Events This Week

Friday, January 24
Lord of the Wind Continues - East Cape kiteboarding and windsurfing championship competition. 11am Racing Slalom Beach; 11-4pm Demo Day - Beach; 6pm Reggae Party (dinner) Spa Buenavista Beach Resort. Information: lordofthewindbaja.com

Todos Santos Music Festival Continues - 8PM, Hotel California. Drivin’ N Cryin’, Dream Syndicate, Chuck Prophet. Benefits the Palapa Society. Info: todossantosmusicfestival.com/lineup. Tickets: todossantosmusicfestival.com/tickets. The Baja Western Onion
Saturday, January 25
The Gypsy Carpenters At Wind And C's - Wind and C are making it happen at Cerritos Beach from 6 -8. Folky jazz and old time favorites. - Susan Mittelstadt, burtandsusan [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.gypsycarpenters.com, Pescadero

Art Show La Ventana Bay - Art Show and Artist Reception to be held at the Plaza del Teso, La Ventana Bay, Saturday, January 25th, 2014, from 12 NOON to 8:00 pm. The event will feature art, music, food and drink - Lana Nixon, lana [- at -] laventanabayproperties.com, http://www.lvbp.mx, cell 612-149-5000, Baja California Sur

Bistro Babes Art Reception - 3pm - 5pm, Bistro Magico - Hidalgo & Militar, Todos Santos. Join us for wine, refreshments and wonderful art inspired by the women of Baja created by Juana Olga Barrios. - Rima Lyn info [- at -] bistromagico.com

Music And Spoken Word Open Mic - Music by Jacob Wartell and Gabriel Casares at 6pm, followed by spoken-word poetry and short-story presentations. - Rumi Garden, yanggum [- at -] rumigarden.com, rumigarden.com, Pescadero

Lord of the Wind Continues - East Cape kiteboarding and windsurfing championship competition. 11am Race Free Style - Beach; 11-4pm Demo Day - Beach; 6:30-10pm Rock the Wind Party - Los Barriles - Plaza del Pueblo. Information: lordofthewindbaja.com

Todos Santos Music Festival Finale - 5PM, Todos Santos Town Plaza: Drivin’ N Cryin’, Dream Syndicate, Chuck Prophet, Twin Tones, Sonido Gallo Negro, Torreblanca. Benefits the Palapa Society. Info: todossantosmusicfestival.com/lineup. Tickets: todossantosmusicfestival.com/tickets. - The Baja Western Onion
Sunday, January 26
Lord of the Wind Finale - East Cape kiteboarding and windsurfing championship competition. 8am SUP Race heat#1 - 4 mile - Beach; 8:30am SUP Race heat#2 - 2 mile - Beach; 9-11am Kids Kite Flying - Beach; 9-11am Pancake Breakfast - Beach; 11-4pm Demo Day - Beach; 7pm Awards Dinner (Mexican Fiesta) w/Flatdog New Park - Los Barriles. Information: lordofthewindbaja.com

Acro Yoga At Baja Zen - - 9:30-11:30 am, playa los cerritos. Acro Yoga at Baja Zen (near Cerritos Beach) with Fernanda from San Jose del Cabo. No prior experience nec. info [- at -] baja-zen.com, 612 142 5038, www.baja-zen.com
Tuesday, January 28
Pelican Theatre Co. Presents - 7:00 pm, City Theatre, La Paz. Three Tales Of Brazen Comedy. Limited seating. Doors open 6:15pm. Tickets - 100p at Allende Books after Jan. 6th or for Will Call - David Coxwell dcoxwell [- at -] gmail.com

Eli Madden Jams Acoustic Rock - 4-7pm, Cerritos Surf Colony, El Pescadero. Eli jams acoustic rock by the pool! - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659
Wednesday, January 29
Pelican Theatre Co. Presents - 7:00 pm, City Theatre, La Paz. Three Tales Of Brazen Comedy. Limited seating. Doors open 6:15pm. Tickets - 100p at Allende Books after Jan. 6th or for Will Call - David Coxwell dcoxwell [- at -] gmail.com
Thursday, January 30
Eli Madden Jams Acoustic Rock - 4-7pm, The Hacienda, El Pescadero. Come enjoy magical sunset, tasty cocktails and appropriate acoustic rock in the hot tub or pool at the Hacienda! - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659
Saturday, February 01 thru 08
Todos Santos Arts Festival - Local artists invited to exhibit their work during the Festival in the Plaza in front of the Márquez de León Theater. Exhibitor cost $200. p/day, Sat. Feb. 1 and/or Sat.Feb. 8. Call or Email: Francisco Reyes Flores, francisco.reyesflores [- at -] gmail.com, 624-129-6442 - Gloria Ruenitz, Todos Santos Festival of Arts Committee

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted  Return to Top

Looking For Someone Headed North With Room In Their Trailer - Looking for someone driving up from Los Barriles to or through LA with an empty or half empty enclosed trailer. Have some items that I would like transported sometime between now and end of spring. Will gladly pay fuel for your trip. Please call or email Janel or David at 818-612-3863 (US cell) or email janelinmex [- at -] yahoo.com. Muchas Gracias! - Janel Faraci, Los Barriles

Vehicle To Drive North - Need someone to drive our Honda Ridgeline North, to Oregon, anytime after Jan.8th. - Jordon Cameron, two40jordi [- at -] hotmail.com

Passenger Wanted: Todos To Cali - I am driving my van back to Canada and would like company through Baja. I will be leaving the last week of Jan. Please email me. - Erin, erinbanana [- at -] hotmail.com

Ride Offered To San Diego Then Arizona/ Colorado - Driving Todos Santos to Tecate or San Diego en route to Arizona then Colorado. Need help with fuel costs. Room for 2-3 riders or will deliver your gear north for a fee. Leaving around Jan. 26. Thanks! bmkahland [- at -] gmail.com

Ride Offered To San Diego Then Arizona/ Colorado - Offering a ride north to San Diego, then driving through Phoenix to Durango, Colorado. Need help with fuel cost. Leaving Todos Santos area about Jan. 26. Maybe stop 2 days at San Juanico or San Diego for some surf. Mostly beach camping on the trip. Been driving to Baja for 16 years and know the roads. Driving a 4Runner with room for 2-3 people. Or, could deliver items north for a fuel fee. bmkahland [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Ride To San Jose Cabo Area Offered From California - I'd like company and someone to help me drive, especially in cities from Mendocino, California area to San Jose Cabo area. leaving Feb 3. Non-smokers only. Vegetarian preferred. Slow traveling, having fun, maybe 1 week to get there. Returning end of March. - Rebecca, 707 961-6190

March 15 Or Later - Western Canada To Todos Santos - Mid aged couple looking to share/gas/driving to Baja from any point in Western Canada (Calgary) to Todos Santos Mid-March to beginning of April. Have some things to bring - so a vehicle with some room like a truck would be great. pkennedysmith [- at -] gmail.com - pkennedysmith [- at -] gmail.com

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

Adopt Your Baja Puppy Today! - Four beautiful, brilliant Baja puppies are eagerly waiting to be loved and adopted by you ... today! Approximately two months old, each black w/white puppy is truly special and already has had its first vaccine, worming and bath! How can you resist?! Call Mariposa 612-176-3119 for this exciting opportunity. - Vickie Butler, vandhbutler [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Found Dog, Pescadero, Near Surf Camp - Found old hound Black and Tan red collar white face. 612-117-8205 or 541/944-8010 - Jesse Haynes, 612-117-8205

Dog Found La Ventana - A very sweet little male dog was found in La Ventana perhaps scared by fireworks and couldn't find his way back home. He has long cream coloured hair (spaniel cross?) and was wearing a blue collar. I'm sure he has a loving home and would love to see him find his family. for more info...call Karen at 612-177-7941 or email me at gardenfaeries [- at -] hotmail.com. - Karen Mcgregor, gardenfaeries [- at -] hotmail.com

Missing Choclate Lab - Our 13-year-old choclate lab went missing from the cerritos area on the night of the 25. She is called "Snipes" and limps with her front leg and is deaf. She was wearing a red collar with our phone no612 1541071.please leave us a message if you have seen her. Thank you. - Irma Stutz, cerritos, wsstutz [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 1541071, Pescadero

Found Dog - Found female Jack Russel terrier. found in the Del Sol 2 market area on road, half white half tan face. One brown eye, one pink eye very skinny but in good shape appears to be a house dog, house trained. Found on Dec.27th call 624 1089 727. - Denise Merritt, 624 1089 727

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: bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion

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