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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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South Jersey Legislator Honored For Getting Women Involved In Government

Burlington County Republican Diane Allen was one of 25 women named to the Governing Institute’s Women in Government Leadership Class of 2017.


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South Jersey Legislator Honored For Getting Women Involved In Government

Burlington County Republican Diane Allen was one of 25 women named to the Governing Institute’s Women in Government Leadership Class of 2017.


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The Thanksgiving travel rush is in full swing.


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There’s a call from the Jersey shore to President Obama to take permanent action to protect the Atlantic seacoast before he leaves office in January.


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PA/NJ Tax Filing Agreement Restored After Garden State Budget Deal Reached

Now that the threat has been pulled back, State Senate President Steve Sweeney is among those breathing a sigh of relief.


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PA/NJ Tax Deal Close To Expiration As Efforts To Spare It Continue

It’s now a done deal just yet.


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2017 New Jersey Governor’s Race Heats Up

Next year’s race began picking up this week, at least for Democrats.


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Efforts Surface To Save Iconic Camden High School From Demolition

A Facebook page dedicated to saving the structure has a thousand people signed up.


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National Adoption Day Brings Special Event To Camden

26 children are leaving foster care to be placed with permanent families during ceremonies in Camden County.


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Compared to last year, gaming revenues dropped .7%. A little more than a million dollars all told.


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A new business that’s geared to aid the hungry of South Jersey is hitting the ground running, with a major donation to the local food bank.




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