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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Chiesa Tapped To Oversee NJ Takeover Of Atlantic City

A familiar face from the Christie Administration will be in charge of overseeing Atlantic City’s finances under a state takeover approved last week.

11/15/2016

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Christie To DC? Pundits Chime In

There were rising expectations that Christie would be a part of the Trump administration.

11/11/2016

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Non-Profit Training Program Has A Double Celebration

More than 200 people have come through Respond, Incorporated’s 22 week program since its inception.

11/11/2016

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Christie’s Role In Trump Transition Reduced As Post-Bridgegate Problems Mount

Christie’s star may be fading a little within the circle of close advisors to President-elect Trump.

11/11/2016

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Is Christie Headed To Washington DC With President-Elect Trump?

Christie was pressed about any interest in being part of the Administration.

11/10/2016

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NJ Takes Over Operations In Financially Strapped Atlantic City

New Jersey is now in charge of Atlantic City.

11/09/2016

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North Wildwood Residents Opt To Keep Name

This week’s election brought a sort of closure for residents of the Jersey Shore town.

11/09/2016

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NJ Ballot Question Debate Has Some Voters Confused

Voters in New Jersey are being asked to dedicate gas taxes in the state exclusively to roads and public transportation.

11/07/2016

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A New Approach To Legalizing Sports Betting In NJ?

A bill introduced in the state legislature could present a new wrinkle for the federal courts to consider.

11/05/2016

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Fears Of A Second Gas Price Spike In NJ In A Week Are Calmed

An explosion on a gasoline pipeline down south last week was feared to cause prices at the pump to skyrocket along the east coast.

11/04/2016

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PennDOT Says It’s Ready For Winter

PennDOT says it has its proverbial ducks in a row as the winter driving season approaches.

11/04/2016

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Election Day Now A Day OFF For Students In Washington Twp Public Schools

Schools will be closed because hundreds of teachers want the day off.

11/04/2016

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Flood Abatement Help On The Way To The Wildwoods

The grants will fund projects that will reduce storm problems in the Hereford inlet section.

11/03/2016

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Atlantic City To New Jersey On Possible Takeover: Back Off Or We’ll Sue

Barring a reversal of the rejection of Atlantic City’s 5-year financial recovery plan by the state of New Jersey, it appears any attempt to take over most municipal operations will be met with a lawsuit to block it.

11/02/2016

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NJ Turns Thumbs Down On AC Financial Plan

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs has rejected Atlantic City’s 5 year plan to gain fiscal stability.

11/01/2016

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