David Madden

David MaddenDavid Madden is a Philadelphia native with virtually a lifetime of experience in local radio. At the tender age of 13, his news reports were heard on WIBG Radio from time to time.

His first paid on-air position was as a freelance reporter for WIBG in the early 70s while attending high school at St. Joseph’s Prep.

Later, attending Temple University, he reported news on WIFI-92. Madden graduated from Temple in 1977 with a BA in Speech, Rhetoric, and Communications.

After graduating, Madden became News Director at WBUX-AM in Doylestown before moving to WWDB-FM as a reporter, morning news anchor and Assistant News Director between 1978 and 1982.

From there, he went to work for WFIL, where he anchored news and sports reports through 1985. He also served as a host of the two-way talk show “Crossfire.”

Next, Madden moved to Harrisburg, where he ran the news department at WKBO radio. It was during this time that he began his tenure at KYW Newsradio as a part-time reporter in 1986.

After leaving Harrisburg in 1987, he briefly split his time between KYW and WTOP in Washington, DC before joining KYW full time in March, 1989 as a general assignment reporter.

Today, Madden serves in a variety of roles on KYW Newsradio 1060, mostly covering the Philadelphia suburbs. He also works as a fill-in anchor and editor.

Madden resides in Gloucester County, NJ with his wife, Teri. They’ve been married since 1990.

Connect with David Madden on Twitter: @DavidMadden1060

David Creato

Closing Arguments To Begin In Creato Murder Trial

Attorneys on both sides will present closing arguments on Tuesday.

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Recreational Marijuana In New Jersey Is Just Talk…For Now

Delaware legislators are considering a measure to legalize recreational marijuana for those over 21. Those backing a similar proposal introduced in New Jersey this past week are taking a cautious approach to the question.

05/20/2017

A Day To Remember New Jersey’s Missing, And Help Those Still Looking

It’s a first in the state of New Jersey. A day set aside to help those with loved ones still listed, officially, as missing.

05/19/2017

Camden High Is Put On Top 10 List For Preservation, But That Probably Won’t Stop Demolition

People opposed to the planned demolition and replacement of Camden High School are buoyed by a move by a New Jersey group that seeks to preserve endangered and historic buildings

05/19/2017

Donald Trump

President’s Approval Numbers Drop In New Poll, Russian Relations May Be To Blame

A newly released national poll suggests President Trump’s job approval numbers are trending negative as more Americans are worried about his relationship with Russia.

05/18/2017

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Chester School Names Gymnasium After Local NBA Star

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson plays small forward for the Brooklyn Nets but comes home often — for family, friends, and to give back.

05/18/2017

David Creato

Judge Denies Defense Attorney’s Request For David Creato Case To Be Thrown Out

David Creato never took the stand, but eight friends and family members spoke of his character.

05/17/2017

Louis Cinquanto

Defendant’s Cellphone Examined At Creato Murder Trial

Between the murder and the day of his arrest, more than 4,500 text messages were deleted from the phone.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/16/2017

New Jersey ISN’T the Garden State!

You might not believe this, but truth be told, New Jersey is NOT the Garden State. Not officially, anyway.

05/13/2017

Proposed Child Marriage Ban In NJ Nixed By Governor Christie

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has conditionally vetoed a measure that would have created the first in the country ban on marriage for anyone under the age of 18.

05/12/2017

Prosecutor Seeks DNA From Husband Of Murder Victim In 5-Year-Old Case

Five years ago this week, a popular radio host down the shore was shot and killed. Now prosecutors are taking a fresh look at the case and seeking additional evidence.

05/12/2017

Another Round Of Job Reductions In Camden School District

The Camden School District will be letting more than a hundred staffers go at the end of June.

05/12/2017

Part Of Public Housing Project In Gloucester County Is Coming Down, On Purpose

Demolition has begin on a portion of a crime-plagued public housing project in Gloucester County in hopes of erecting more than 80 new housing units for seniors and the disabled.

05/11/2017

Recreational Marijuana Takes First Step To Approval In Delaware

A committee of the Delaware State House has overwhelmingly approved a plan to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in the First State.A committee of the Delaware State House has overwhelmingly approved a plan to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in the First State.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/10/2017

Tamaroa

Ship Featured In ‘The Perfect Storm’ To Become Part Of Artificial Reef

Once the craft settles on the ocean floor some 33 nautical miles off Cape May, it will give fish a fresh place to call home.

05/10/2017

Trump Security Costs A Concern In One North Jersey Town

President Trump is spending the weekend not at his Florida golf resort, but one he owns in Somerset County in northern New Jersey. Locals are expressing concerns about security costs and who might be footing the bill.

05/06/2017

New Home For Victim Assistance Program In NE Philly

Friday marked the grand opening of a new office for victims of crime in Northeast Philadelphia to seek assistance.

05/05/2017

University Hosts Religious Service To Honor Fallen First Responders

Holy Family University hosted its annual Blue Mass to honor first responders killed in the line of duty.

05/05/2017

Creato Girlfriend Tries To Take The Fifth At Murder Trial

Jurors at the David Creato murder trial heard from the defendant’s girlfriend at the time three-year-old Brendan died in October 2015.

05/02/2017

Camden Crime Numbers Take Welcomed Dip

New crime statistics released by the New Jersey State Police show a major drop in Camden, at least for the first 3 months of this year.

04/29/2017

Former Delaware Governor To Ride Cross Country For Charity

The former Governor of Delaware has a new mission in mind. Riding a bike from coast to coast in the name of charity.

04/28/2017

Christie: ‘We Are Acting As If’ Drug Addiction Is Not A Disease

Christie told more than 1,000 attendees at the meeting sponsored by the New Jersey Prevention Network that part of the opioid problem stems from an inaccurate perception.

04/28/2017

Creato Trial Jurors View Scene Where Murder Victim Was Recovered

On day four of David Creato’s murder trial, jurors were shown photographs of where victim Brendan Creato was found in Cooper River Park.

04/27/2017

Lead Detective Takes Stand At Creato Trial

Jurors at the trial of a Haddon Township man accused in the murder of his toddler son viewed his first videotaped interview with police.

04/26/2017

David Creato trial

David Creato’s Mother Testifies In His Murder Trial

The mother of David Creato, charged with the murder of his son a year-and-a-half ago, took the witness stand on day two of his murder trial.

04/25/2017

Rutgers-Camden Students Get Peek At What It Took For World To Go Digital

A symposium at Rutgers-Camden gave several dozen participants a chance to go back in time, when the digital age was just dawning.

04/22/2017

Hacking In The Name Of The Law This Weekend In New Jersey

Hack-a-thons are all the rage these days among those who are truly into computers and the internet.

04/21/2017

NJ Touts Camden Growth In New Federal Job Stats Report

The Christie Administration is crowing about new job numbers for urban centers across America.

04/21/2017

Weekend Kayak Trip To Highlight Regional Clean Water Efforts

More than 20 people are taking to the Delaware River and its tributaries with a serious mission in mind.

04/21/2017

David Creato

Jury In Place For Trial In Murder Of 3-Year-Old Boy In Camden County

A jury of 12 and two alternates has been selected to hear the case against a Haddon Township man, charged with the murder of his 3-year-old son in October of 2015.

04/19/2017

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