NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News

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

(credit: CBS3)

NJ Governor Loses In Court On School Funding Debate

Christie had suggested more teaching time, as opposed to money, would go a long way to fixing things.

02/04/2017

Photo credit: Governing Institute/David Kidd.

Diane Allen Discusses Her Decision Not To Seek Re-Election To NJ State Senate

And yes, health issues played a role in the decision.

02/03/2017

(credit: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Fish Fight With Feds Getting Underway In New Jersey

Newly imposed limits on New Jersey fishermen have a South Jersey congressman leading a fight to have them lifted.

02/03/2017

(File photo by CBS-3)

South Jersey Gas Requests A Rate Hike

Customers of South Jersey Gas could soon see their monthly bills go up.

02/02/2017

(credit: CBS3)

North Jersey Judge Considers Private Bridgegate Complaint Against Christie

Bergen County Municipal Court Judge Roy McGeady will apparently take his time on this second consideration.

02/02/2017

(credit: David Madden)

New Health Care Company HQ Means 500+ Jobs In South Jersey

Bayada is taking over a two-building office complex along Haddonfield Road in Pennsauken.

02/01/2017

TTF workers taking their fight to the streets. (Credit: David Madden)

NJ Taxpayers Might Be On The Hook For Roadwork Delays Caused By TTF Fight

New Jersey could well be made to pay contractors for three-and-a-half months of delays in hundreds of local road projects prompted by last summer’s fight over the Transportation Trust Fund.

01/28/2017

Credit Borgata

Borgata To Add Meeting Space In Former Nightclub

The new facility is due to open in May.

01/27/2017

File photo of a school bus. (credit: istock)

NJ State Senate Holds Hearing On School Funding In Gloucester County

Kingsway Regional is not waiting for legislators to act.

01/27/2017

(credit: CBS3)

Pennsauken EMS Disputes Statement On Response Times

Coyle has nothing against Cooper or Norcross, but just wants to set the record straight.

01/27/2017

File photo of phone. (credit: Skip Fischer)

Ten Digit Dialing Coming To Parts Of South Jersey

The 609 area code will run out of numbers by the fall of next year, according to an arm of the Federal Communications Commission known as Neustar, which monitors capacity.

01/25/2017

(credit: David Madden)

Landmark SJ Sports Bar Gets New Life, Thanks To Local Entrepreneur

Chickie and Pete’s will open its 15th location just in time for the next football season.

01/25/2017

(credit: David Madden)

EMS Response Times Improve In Camden After Cooper Takeover Of Ambulance Services

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was in Camden to praise the efforts of Cooper Hospital, which took over EMS services within the city little over a year ago.

01/24/2017

New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno (L) is sworn in by Stuart Rabner, Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court for her second term on January 21, 2014 at the War Memorial in Trenton, New Jersey. Christie begins his second term amid controversy surrounding George Washington Bridge traffic and Hurricane Sandy relief distribution.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Who’s Running For NJ Governor? Most Residents Don’t Have A Clue

The race to succeed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is now on in earnest, and there’s one problem confronting all the announced candidates.

01/21/2017

It wasn't as bad as the Garden State Parkway, but drivers heading to Philadelphia getting off the Atlantic City Expressway experienced some delays on Memorial Day. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Work Continues On Bridge Improvements Along Garden State Parkway

But, expect things to be just about normal…

01/20/2017

previous

next

More From CBS Philly

5 Phillies Players To Watch This Spring Training
Best Places To See Indie Rock In Philly
Restaurant Pairs Beers With Girl Scout Cookies

Listen Live