|Born||June 1, 1969
Westchester County, NY, U.S.
|Residence||Yonkers, New York|
|Education||magna cum laude in broadcast journalism (undergraduate) with additional studies in Nutritional Sciences; the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University,
Syracuse, New York, June 1989
|Children||Michael, Alexandra, Christopher|
Early life and education
Calvi graduated magna cum laude with a degree in broadcast journalism from the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University , in June 1989, a private university located in Syracuse, New York.
In March 2002, Calvi joined WCBS — a local broadcast-television station located in New York City, New York, and the flagship station of the CBS broadcast-television network — where she most recently has served as a newsreader and correspondent.
Calvi is the recipient of six Emmy Awards, including for her breaking-news reportage of the "Miracle on the Hudson", the 2009 emergency landing of US Airways Flight 1549. She has also received ten Emmy Award nominations in the "breaking news" and "special reports" categories.
Appearance in popular culture
Mary is extremely popular on the Internet with thousands of images and videos, most highlighting her physical attributes. John Elliott, the weatherman on her newscast once said that if you are unemployed, just Google Mary Calvi - it's a full-time job.
While in high school, Mary was chosen as "Miss Columbus" for the Yonkers Columbus Day Parade. Calvi has three children with her husband, Mike Spano, elected mayor of Yonkers NY in 2011. They reside in Yonkers, New York, a city adjacent to New York City.