Michelle Stakleff, right, played a round during a mah-jongg luncheon Wednesday at Bella Notte restaurant.
Michelle Stakleff, right, played a round during a mah-jongg luncheon Wednesday at Bella Notte restaurant. Lexington Herald-Leader
Michelle Stakleff, right, played a round during a mah-jongg luncheon Wednesday at Bella Notte restaurant. Lexington Herald-Leader

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