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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

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

DNC Over; Back To Work To Fix New Jersey’s Transportation Trust Fund

With the Democratic National Convention complete, New Jersey legislators return to their efforts to replenish the state’s Transportation Trust Fund.


(Credit: David Madden)

NJ DNC Delegates Get Pep Talk, Warning And History Lesson On Final Day

New Jersey delegates gather for presentations, entertainment and more on the last day of the DNC.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/28/2016

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NJ Delegates Excited For Clinton Speech

Members of the New Jersey delegation are looking to Hillary Clinton to deliver a message that unites the Democratic Party behind her.


(Credit: David Madden)

New Jersey Delegation On Day Three: A Breakfast Boycotted By Its Own Sponsor

As New Jersey’s Democratic Convention delegates gathered to talk strategy on day three, a bit of a political drama played out that had neither the name Clinton nor Sanders attached to it.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/27/2016

Photo credit: KYW's David Madden

Norcross Speaks. The Other Norcross, That Is…

The name Norcross carries a lot of political weight in South Jersey. This time, we’re not talking about Congressman Donald Norcross, but his brother George, a longtime party power broker in the region.


Wesley Clark

Clark To NJ DNC Delegates: Clinton Will “Make You So Proud”

On day two of the Democratic National Convention, New Jersey delegates got a pep talk from a retired US Army general.


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(credit: David Madden)

Former NJ Governor Wants To Change State’s Image During DNC

Political conventions are, by their very nature, an opportunity for past leaders to step forward with their advice and counsel. Not to mention just being part of the action again. Such is the case this week for a former New Jersey Governor and onetime Camden County congressman.


(credit: David Madden)

NJ Delegation Feeling The “Bern” Over Emails On Day 1 Of DNC

Members of the New Jersey Delegation are ready for the week ahead, even with the national party’s email controversy in the background.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12:  A New York City police officer stands in Times Square on August 12, 2013 in New York City. The controversial policy employed by the New York Police Department (NYPD) in high crime neighborhoods known as stop and frisk, has been given a severe rebuke by a federal judge on Monday. U.S. District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin has appointed an independent monitor to oversee changes to the NYPD's stop and frisk tactic's after finding  that it intentionally discriminates based on race. Both New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gloucester County To Return Control Of Police To Clayton Borough

That supervision ends next month with installation of a new chief and major equipment and procedural changes within the department.


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DNC Delegates To Get A Taste Of The Philly Sound Before The Gavel Falls

And we’re not talking cheesesteaks.


(Credit: West Goshen Township Police Department)

Alleged Wawa Coffee Thief Comes Forward

Suburban authorities have caught up with an alleged Wawa coffee thief.


File photo by Adam E. Moreira.

Lawmakers New Proposal Would Raise New Jersey Gas Tax To Fund TTF

New Jersey has gone three weeks with an impasse over to replenish the nearly depleted Transportation Trust Fund.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/22/2016

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Progresso Soup Plant Expected To Shut Down In South Jersey

Thursday morning, more than 300 workers were given the bad news.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/21/2016

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Shore Town Ponders Name Change

One North Wildwood resident seeks to change the name of the town back to what it used to be more than a century ago.


(Credit: David Madden)

SJ Lawsuit Seeks Change In Death Certificate For Woman Killed A Year Ago

A lawsuit has been filed in New Jersey Superior Court seeking not money, but a change in a death certificate.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/19/2016



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