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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FORT WORTH, TX - FEBRUARY 26: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announces his support for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a rally at the Fort Worth Convention Center on February 26, 2016 in Fort Worth, Texas. Trump is campaigning in Texas, days ahead of the Super Tuesday primary. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

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The poll question: What kind of effect would Christie have on a national ticket?


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Shoplifting Crackdown Pays Off In South Jersey Town

Gloucester Township has a specifically assigned retail theft detective who’s been working with store owners to help curb the problem.


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Another Camden Murder Amid Concerns Of Recent Spike In Violent Crime

Half of this year’s 14 homicides have occurred in the last six weeks.


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Assembly Version Of Atlantic City Takeover Never Comes Up For A Vote

The day of reckoning for Atlantic City has been put on hold by the New Jersey Assembly.


Senate President Steve Sweeney meets with reporters in Trenton to discuss Atlantic City's financial future. (Credit: David Madden)

Legislative Showdown Looms Over Financial Future Of Atlantic City

Atlantic City runs out of money to run its government in a matter of days. Whether that actually happens depends, in large part, on a vote scheduled for Thursday in the New Jersey Assembly.


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Behave In New Jersey Forests, Or Else…

Signs are going up at New Jersey’s largest state forest warning people to use the place properly.


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Push To Ban Controversial “Anti-Gay” Therapy Introduced In Congress

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Bob Brady (far left), Mayor Jim Kenney (4th from left ) and Bob Casey (far right) in South Philadelphia . (Credit: David Madden)

Dredge Work On Delaware River One Step Closer To Completion

The latest chunk of cash, $55-million, will take care of a portion of the river.


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AC Casinos: Take Action To Save Atlantic City From Financial Abyss Now

With Atlantic City’s government teetering on the brink of running out of money, the casinos are chiming in on the debate.


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Christie To NJ Drivers: Changes Coming At The MVC

Governor Chris Christie has ordered some major changes at the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.


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Christie Poll Numbers Are Down Again

Another New Jersey poll shows Governor Chris Christie’s popularity among voters taking a hit.


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Governor Christie To South Jersey Biz: Looking Good, But….

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie addressed the South Jersey Chamber of Commerce in Cherry Hill on Wednesday, touting the achievements of his administration while issuing warnings on a number of fronts.


ST. DAVID'S, PA - NOVEMBER 2:  U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA), standing onstage with his wife Susan and daughter Alex, concedes the Pennsylvania Senate race to Republican Pat Toomey November 3, 2010 at the Radnor Hotel in St. Davids, Pennsylvania. With 91 percent of the vote counted, Toomey led Sestak 51 percent to 49 percent.  (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Joe Sestak Concedes US Senate Primary

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Four-Way Fight To Determine Opponent For Toomey In U.S. Senate Race

Democrats in Pennsylvania will select a candidate Tuesday to face U.S. Senator Pat Toomey in the fall.




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