Eye 3 Yellow 3d 2 new logo Philly_KYW_new Philly_94WIP_new CBS Sports Radio 610 Philly_WPHT_new

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

rutgers

New Push To Make College Easier, More Affordable To Attend In NJ

A South Jersey legislator has proposed a 20 bill package that she hopes will make it easier, and more affordable for young people to attend college.

03/23/2014

Rendering of Mercato Market (credit: Dina Guzzardo,
Mercato Market)

New Flea Market Set To Open On Part Of Atlantic City Race Track

The Mercato Market, as it’s being called, looks to pair quality merchandise with food, beer and free entertainment through December.

03/22/2014

(Photo provided by Delco DA's office)

Delco DA Warns of Potent — and Deadly — New Street Drug

It’s clinical name is fentanyl. About 50-100 more potent than morphine, it’s prescribed for patients with cancer-related pain.

03/21/2014

(File photo: Assemblyman Paul Moriarty.  Credit: njleg.state.nj.us via CBS Local NY)

NJ Legislator, Former CBS-3 Investigator, Promises ‘Bridgegate’ Fairness

Assemblyman Paul Moriarty of Washington Township, NJ is being tapped for the joint legislative committee in part because of the time he spent as a reporter at CBS-3.

03/21/2014

(A Patco train crosses the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.  File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

PATCO Changes Repair Schedule To Ease High Speed Line Delays

Officials are changing their plans for delaying service over the Ben Franklin Bridge as track replacement work goes on. Those changes take effect today.

03/21/2014

(Photos provided by NJ atty. gen.)

Two More Arrests in Alleged Scheme To Defraud Elderly Home-Care Clients

Lawyer Barbara Lieberman is alleged to have teamed up with Jan Van Holt, the owner of “A Better Choice,” to siphon off the lifetime savings of at least ten elderly clients — even after the victims died.

03/20/2014

(Pa. lieutenant governor Jim Cawley is sworn in as chairman of the DRPA.  Photo by David Madden)

New Chairman, New CEO for Delaware River Port Authority

Pennsylvania lieutenant governor Jim Cawley was sworn inas chairman of the bi-state agency, replacing David Simon.

03/19/2014

(Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Woman Fakes Heart Attack, Then Takes $60 From Good Samaritan

A Good Samaritan might think twice about helping someone on the side of the road, after what happened to him in Mount Laurel.

03/18/2014

(credit: Rowan University

Rowan University Sets Aside $5M For New Venture Capital Fund

Venture capital funds are nothing new. But a newly-formed one is based out of Rowan University.

03/15/2014

DOVER BEACHES NORTH, NJ - OCTOBER 29:  A machine works on a demolition of a house one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, October 29, 2013 in Dover Beach North, New Jersey. Hurricane Sandy made landfall last year on October 29th near Brigantine, New Jersey and affected 24 states from Florida to Maine and cost the country an estimated $65 billion.(Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

FEMA Agrees To Extend Housing Privileges For Sandy-Displaced NJ Residents

But starting May 1st, the 57 families still remaining in FEMA housing will be charged market-rate rent.

03/14/2014

Chris Christie at town hall meeting in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey on March 13, 2014. (credit: David Madden)

Hecklers Disrupt Christie’s Town Hall Meeting In Mt. Laurel

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie held another of his town hall meetings in an area where he should have been among friends, Republican-rich Mount Laurel. But some in the audience were determined to disrupt the session.

03/13/2014

(US Sen. Robert Menendez.  Image from US Senate TV)

Sen. Menendez Blames Trenton For Slow Hurricane Sandy Recovery

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) was complimentary of HUD’s role but suggested there has been a lot of bureaucratic footdragging at the state level.

03/12/2014

(Gov. Chris Christie, in file photo, by Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Trustworthiness At All-Time Low, Says New N.J. Poll

The latest Rutgers-Eagleton survey shows a continued deterioration in Christie’s positive numbers since “Bridgegate” broke and Hurricane Sandy recovery problems became more of an issue.

03/11/2014

file photo (Getty Images)

Catholic Diocese Of Camden Calls On Experts To Help Plan The Future Of Operating Nursing Homes

Faced with major changes in how the government reimburses nursing homes for caring for the poor, the Catholic Diocese of Camden has appointed a 12 member panel of experts to come up with plans for the future.

03/09/2014

(Photo provided by Ritz Theatre Co.)

Historic South Jersey Theatre Hoping For Cash Infusion

A South Jersey theatre company is looking for a little help before funding issues get out of hand.

03/06/2014

previous

next