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Marysol Patton: Peter Rosello’s arrest was ‘hard’ on mom Alexia Echevarria




How much drama can one “Real Housewife” take? 

In an exclusive interview with Page Six, Marysol Patton revealed that “Real Housewives of Miami” co-star and BFF Alexia Echevarria had a difficult time processing the news of her son Peter Rosello’s arrest for domestic violence. 

“That was hard for her, obviously,” Patton, 55, said, explaining that she checked in with Echevarria, 54, over text after the alleged incident made headlines. 

“I said, ‘I know that you probably just want to shut the world off and your phone is blowing up. You call me when you feel better.’ So we kind of spoke a few days later.”

Rosello was taken into custody on Jan. 6 and charged with a battery misdemeanor after being accused of kicking and slapping his girlfriend during a dispute. His bond was set at $1,500 and he was eventually released from jail. 

When Patton finally connected with Echevarria, she was impressed by her bestie’s display of strength.

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Marysol Patton exclusively told Page Six that Peter Rosello’s arrest was “hard” on mom Alexia Echevarria.
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“She felt better,” the Patton Group founder said, explaining that Echevarria’s state of mind improved once Rosello “was out.”

According to Patton, there is more to the story that the public may soon discover, via Echevarria. 

“She actually had some very interesting information on exactly what really happened,” she told us. “So, I’m sure she’ll explain.” 

As the arrest played out in the press, an explosive two-on-one argument between Rosello, Echevarria and her now-husband, Todd Nepola, aired on Peacock’s “RHOM” reboot. 

Nepola, 49, criticized mother and son for perceived missteps in the way they’ve cared for Frankie Rosello over the years. Echevarria’s younger child and Peter’s little brother, 24, has undergone extensive therapy — even having to relearn how to walk and talk — after suffering a nearly fatal car accident in 2011. 

“I had so much pain in my heart,” Patton said of her reaction to the scene, which began with a heated exchange between Peter and Nepola before Echevarria entered the room with Frankie to share her thoughts on the situation. 

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Echevarria’s eldest son has appeared on Peacock’s reboot of “The Real Housewives of Miami.”
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“I was crying when I saw her and Frankie hiding in the kitchen, listening to their conversation. It was killing me. They were just like these two little birds holding on to each other, just peering in, watching this really difficult situation. It’s really hard to watch.”

In the end, the trio resolved their differences and hugged it out with Frankie joining in. 

“That’s a testament to who Alexia is as a person and who she is as a mother. She will do whatever it takes to make sure that everything’s OK and that there’s peace in her family,” Patton said of Echevarria, who shares Peter and Frankie with ex Peter Rosello Sr. 

“Miami” cameras have captured Echevarria’s search for internal peace, too. Patton supported her pal as she sought closure by meeting with the secret gay lover of her late ex-husband, Herman Echevarria, who died in 2016. 

“The whole thing threw me off. I’m like, ‘No way, this whole other life was going on? No way.’ I was in shock. And I wouldn’t have gone to meet him, I wouldn’t have wanted to know anything,” Patton said. “When she explained to me why she wanted to meet him, then I understood and it made sense to me.”

Alexia revealed that she ultimately found healing after an extensive off-camera conversation with Herman’s partner, who answered questions about their relationship in detail over the course of four hours. 

Herman and Alexia Echevarria
Alexia Echevarria’s ex-husband, Herman Echevarria — whom Patton considered “family” — died in 2016.
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“She knew that this person would be able to tell her if Herman was happy in the end of his life and that’s all that mattered to her,” said Patton, who became misty-eyed while remembering Herman, whom she considered “family.”

“I was like, ‘Wow, that’s beautiful. We need to know that Herman was happy and OK at the end. He was a good guy. He took care of everybody,” she continued. “Thinking about him just kind of takes me back. There are so many people from the past that I miss.”

At the top of that list, though, is Patton’s mother, Elsa, who passed away at age of 84 in 2019.

During the original run of “RHOM” from 2011-2013, the beloved matriarch — better known to fans as “Mama Elsa” — gained a passionate following for her vibrant personality, witty remarks, psychic abilities and most notably, the unremitting love she had for her daughter. 

“When I watched the opening [of ‘RHOM’ Season 4] and I heard her voice, I broke down crying,” said Patton, who “wasn’t expecting” to hear her mother’s musings about Magic City set the tone for the series’ latest installment. “[It was] very emotional for me.”

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Fans fell in love with Patton’s late mother, “Mama Elsa,” during the original run of “RHOM” on Bravo from 2011-2013.
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Patton said that she is touched by the way “everybody remembers” Elsa a decade after she made her reality TV debut.   

“I think that it’s helping her be a brighter, happier spirit with all this love coming up to her,” she said. 

Patton also noted that a clairvoyant friend has recently delivered messages from Elsa: She is guiding her daughter’s “RHOM” reprisal and approves of her husband, Steve McNamara, whom the publicist wed in 2021

“He was talking to me in my mother’s voice, saying, ‘I love that man you’re with. He’s so good. And I’m so happy I’m the voice of reason amongst all that nonsense [on ‘RHOM’]. Apparently, she’s happy about it [all].”

“The Real Housewives of Miami” is available to stream on Peacock. 

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[WATCH] WV TV Reporter Gets Hit By A Car During Live Broadcast, Finishes Report




A West Virginia TV reporter was hit by a car during a live broadcast and got up and finished her report.

Tori Yorgey of WSAZ in Charleston was reporting on a water main break Wednesday when she was sideswiped by an SUV and went flying into the camera.

The diligent TV reporter quickly got up and said, “I just got hit by a car, but I’m OK.”

After composing herself, Yorgey said “It’s all good,” and finished her report.

“Well, that’s a first for you on TV, Tori,” commented the anchor Tim Irr, who was in shock after Yorgey quickly picked up her camera after she was tossed.

“That’s live TV for you. It’s all good,” said the unfazed Yorgey, who was reporting solo at the scene. “I actually got hit by a car in college, too, just like that. I am so glad I’m OK.”

She continued her segment as if nothing happened. Share your thoughts with us on social media.

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Charlie Puth Wants Your Body on New Single ‘Light Switch’




Charlie Puth has dropped a new single, “Light Switch.” The upbeat pop song, which sees Puth crooning about his attraction to a love interest, was produced by Puth and co-written with longtime collaborator JKash and Jake Torrey. Listen here.

“You turn me on like a light switch,” Puth sings over a pulsating beat. “When you’re moving your body around and around / I don’t want to fight this.”

Puth documented the making of the song on TikTok for several months ahead of its release.

“On the songwriting level, it was really cool to share this song with the fans while I made it,” the singer noted in a statement, “So they felt like they were involved at the very beginning of the song, like they almost wrote it with me.”

“Light Switch” is the first new song to be released from Puth’s upcoming album, Charlie, out later this year via Atlantic Records. The LP marks the singer’s first full-length release since the Grammy-nominated Voicenotes in 2018.

The 30-year-old said Charlie is his most personal album to date. “I’ve never had a chance to put out music that is truly me and every song on this album is my personality with some melody attached to it,” he confirmed.

Last fall, Puth teamed up with Elton John for “After All,” from John’s album of collaborations, The Lockdown Sessions. John and Puth met at a Los Angeles restaurant in early March 2020 and soon discovered they lived near each other. They began collaborating at the start of the pandemic, and “After All” was the first song either artist completed during lockdown. 

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Ulta Skincare Deals: Save 50% on Elemis & Avène Today Only




ECOMM, Ulta Love Your Skin Sale Day 18

We independently selected these deals and products because we love them, and we think you might like them at these prices. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a commission if you purchase something through our links. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Prices are accurate as of publish time.

If one of your 2022 goals is to take better care of your skin, this is the perfect time to switch up your skincare routine and actually stick to it thanks to Ulta. Ulta’s Love Your Skin Event is here, which means you can save 50% on highly effective, top-selling skincare products. Every day of the sale has different deals for you to shop, so if something strikes your interest, add it to your cart ASAP. 

You can get amazing products for 50% off, but there’s just one problem: these deals only last for 24 hours. If you see a product you’ve been dying to try or if you just want to stock up on your favorites, this is the best time to shop. Today, you can get major deals on products from Elemis and Avène.

Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm

This 3-in-1 cleanser removes makeup, deeply cleanses the skin, and provides nourishment. It’s a number one bestseller that leaves your skin feeling supremely soft. This product has 1,400+ 5-star Ulta reviews.

“I love this product! Have gone thru a few jars and don’t want to be without it. It takes everything off! Leaves your skin feeling great even after a second cleanse. I like the scent it’s different and makes me feel like I am at a spa. Would like a bigger jar offered in the future,” an Ulta shopper shared.

Another said, “I’ve been using this product for a couple of years now! My skin has never been this clear and beautiful! 🙂 This balm is easy to use, and even removes the most stubborn of makeup gently.”

Avène Tolerance Control Skin Recovery CreamAvène Tolerance Control Skin Recovery Cream

Hydrate, restore, and soothe your skin with the Avène Tolerance Control Skin Recovery Cream. This product restores the skin’s barrier in 48 hours while calming even the most hypersensitive, reactive skin.

An Ulta shopper advised, “If you suffer from allergies or irritation, i highly advise you look into this cream. It acts fast to target the source of your problem! I highly recommend and approve!” Another shared, “This gentle cream really works fast to calm the skin and recover it from outside stressors. I have naturally sensitive/dry skin, so this is definitely much appreciated. I highly approve and recommend!”

Avène Tolerance Control Skin Recovery Balm

If you prefer a balm formula, check this out, especially if you have super reactive skin. This hydrates and restores the skin barrier, even if your skin is hypersensitive. It calms your skin in just 30 seconds and it provides 24 hours of continuous hydration.

“Ideal moisturizer for sensitive, rosacea skin. I break out from everything I’ve tried, this balm has amazing, non irritating ingredients,” an Ulta shopper said. Another customer said, “Absolutely healed my dry, chapped sensitive skin. Will never be without.”

Elemis Pro-Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm

If you are looking for a deep cleanse that also soothes and calms your skin, add this balm to your routine. It removes makeup, cleans your skin, and hydrates even the most sensitive skin without irritation. 

A loyal fan of the product raved, “I rarely buy the same product twice, but I absolutely love this cleansing balm and have bought it over and over again. It removes makeup, it smells great, and leaves my skin feeling amazing. I scoop out about the size of a peanut M&M, rub it into my face and eye makeup. Then I wet my hands and rub my face – it emulsifies the product and really cleans my skin well. Then, I wipe it off with a warm, damp cloth that comes with it. Quick, easy and effective- I love it.”

Elemis Pro-Collagen Naked Cleansing Balm

This is the fragrance-free version of the beloved Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing balm. If you prefer unscented products, this is a great balm that removes makeup, cleans the skin, and hydrates. It’s even good for removing waterproof mascara.

“A little goes a long way. This stuff is luxurious but worth shelling out the extra dough. This removes EVERYTHING without irritation. Nourishing and makes my skin feel supple and plump. If the price scares you, wait for it to go on sale or use your points to buy. Definitely worth it,” an Ulta shopper shared.

Another said, “I love this cleansing balm! This has significantly helped with hydration. My skin feels so soft and clean when I use this balm.”

Elemis Pro-Collagen Eye Revive Mask

This serum-infused eye mask minimizes the appearance of wrinkles, puffiness, and dark circles. This deeply hydrating mask is just wait you need to reduce the visibly effects of eye strain and tension. This mask is cooling, refreshing, and relaxing. It delivers 24 hours of continuous hydration.

You can use this in the morning or at night. Just apply a thin layer and let it absorb. Work this into your routine for at least three times a week and you will see a major difference.

The numbers speak for themselves. 100% of study participants said that this erased visible signs of aging overnight, increased brightness, reduced puffiness, and increases elasticity. An Ulta shopper gushed, “It makes my under eye area look baby skin smooth. And I’m 45! I love it.”

If you want the softest, clearest skin of your life, check out this miraculous face mask.

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