Bark brochure available

Albemarle County has put out a barking-dog brochure that advises citizens how to approach their neighbors about their noisy canines, which police prefer, and how to seek civil and/or criminal redress. Also, report property and nuisance incidents to Albemarle police online.


It is defies common sense that the government has to publish documentation to teach people how to talk to their freaking neighbors.

"Remember, there's one ounce of alcohol in a 12-ounce beer, four ounces of wine, or 1.5 ounces of 80-proof liquor."

0.6 ounces in beer if it were 5% alcohol.

0.6 ounces in a 1.5 oz shot of 80 proof liquor.

0.52 in a glass of wine at 13% alcohol.

around 3 1/4 ounces of alcohol in a bottle of wine.

around 3 1/2 ounces in a 6 pack.

around 3 1/4 ounces in a half pint of liquor.