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Newly-elected Naugatuck Portuguese Club President Mariana Branco-Barnes, center, talks with Vice President Alberto Janeiro, right, and club member Carlos Ramos, left, Sunday morning at the club on Rubber Avenue.  Mariana Branco-Barnes is the club’s first woman president. –ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Portuguese Club swears in first woman president

NAUGATUCK — There’s a first time for everything, even after eight decades. On Sunday morning, Mariana Branco-Barnes was installed as the Naugatuck Portuguese Club’s new president and the first woman…