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

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Bipartisanship In Public? Dem Senator And GOP Congressman Talk Feminism In South Jersey

Democrat Senator Cory Booker continues his week-long tour across New Jersey, joining Republican Congressman Tom MacArthur.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/10/2016

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Electric Car Drivers Getting Preferential Parking At Some PATCO Stations

Call it one small step in the name of sustainable energy.


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Gaming Expert Looks At Life In AC After Trump Taj Mahal Closure

More than 2,000 people would be unemployed come the fall.


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Separate Obits For South Jersey Man Mention Wife, Girlfriend

The death notice in the local paper might make some do a double take.


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Olympics Kick Off In…Cherry Hill?

Several of the more than 100 residents at the Spring Hills assisted living facility took part in their own opening ceremonies and a few games.


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$23M Cocaine Bust In North Philadelphia Nets Six Suspects

Authorities have busted a big time cocaine trafficking ring that operated out of a North Philadelphia warehouse.


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Sweeney Vs. Public Unions On Pension Amendment

Steve Sweeney is upset that leaders of the NJEA and the FOP are putting the word out.

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Delaware Abolishes Death Penalty, But Legislators Could Revive It

The state of Delaware has done away with capital punishment, for now, thanks to a ruling from the first state’s highest court.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/03/2016

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SJ Town To Honor One Of Its Own With A Park In His Memory

A South Jersey community will rename a playground next week in honor of a state trooper who died in the line of duty late last year.


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Residents To Weigh In On Proposed Name Change For North Wildwood

Officials in a Jersey Shore town have voted to allow voters a say in changing the name of their town.


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Federal Grant To Upgrade North Camden Streets, Utility Network

A multi-million dollar award will jump start the project.


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NJ Attorney General Investigating Police-Involved Shooting

The New Jersey Attorney General is looking into an overnight police shooting in rural Cumberland County.


Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop (Credit: David Madden)

NJ Pols Plant Seeds For Governor At DNC

There are no less than five potential candidates for Governor next year.


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Movement Of Latest Transportation Trust Fund Measure In New Jersey

As expected, the New Jersey Senate Budget Committee voted to approve the latest compromise to replenish the state’s transportation trust fund.


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DNC Over, But Is There Real Unity For New Jersey Democrats?

142 members of the New Jersey delegation have their marching orders, and most of them appear prepared to work for Hillary Clinton’s election in November.




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