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

Chris Christie

New Poll Labels Christie ‘Least Popular NJ Governor Ever’

Chris Christie could go down as the least popular Governor in New Jersey’s modern history, according to a new poll.

06/16/2017

Report Suggests Race May Be Factor In NJ Marijuana Arrests

A new report from the ACLU suggests race plays a significant factor in who gets arrested for marijuana possession in New Jersey.

06/16/2017

Lawmakers Reach Deal On New Jersey School Funding Proposal

There appears to be a deal in the New Jersey legislature on a short-term fix to the state’s school funding problem.

06/15/2017

New Burlington County Prosecutor Is Formally Sworn In

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina was formally sworn into office during ceremonies in Mount Laurel, with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in attendance.

06/14/2017

NJ Imposing New Work Rules On Atlantic City Union Firefighters

It’s just a part of the Christie Administration’s efforts to get spending under control.

06/13/2017

Camden County Makes Some History With Its Own Historic Markers

Camden County has come up with a new idea to honor legends who made a name for themselves. Then again, the idea is far from unique.

06/10/2017

South Jersey Congressman Blasts Plan To Use Underwater Air Guns To Look For Oil In The Atlantic

The Trump Administration wants to look for oil and natural gas under the Atlantic Ocean using seismic air guns, a proposal that doesn’t sit well with a South Jersey congressman.

06/09/2017

Tiny, Stinging Jellyfish Return To North Jersey River

Tiny, Stinging Jellyfish Return To North Jersey River

For the second consecutive year, small but painful jellyfish have been found in a North Jersey river. Nothing to worry about in South Jersey, at least for now.

06/09/2017

NJ Conducts Annual Hurricane Drill On Several Major Shore Roads

New Jersey road crews were out in force, simulating an emergency that would involve evacuation of shore communities.

06/08/2017

Kim Guadagno Begins Fall Campaign For NJ Governor In Burlington County

Less than 24 hours after winning the GOP Gubernatorial nomination, New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno kicked off her fall campaign with a stop in Burlington County.

06/07/2017

It’s Crowded At Top Of Ballot In New Jersey Primary

There are a total of 11 people vying for two spots on the November ballot.

06/05/2017

South Jersey Congressman Takes Part In Bi-Partisan Talks With Russian Officials

A South Jersey congressman spent the past week in Germany, quietly getting an up close and personal chance to learn about Russia’s political system from many of those who run it.

06/03/2017

New Deal Keeps LPGA ShopRite Classic In South Jersey

The LPGA is holding its annual ShopRite classic down the shore. And there’s a new deal in place to keep the competition coming there through 2023.

06/02/2017

Camden Starts Taking Down Abandoned Businesses As Part Of Ongoing Renewal

Camden officials are heralding the latest efforts to remove blighted, abandoned buildings from the local landscape.

06/02/2017

Casino Competitors In Atlantic City Could Be Partners On New Project

It appears two of Atlantic City’s largest gaming competitors may get together on a new project.

06/01/2017

david creato

Legal Expert Looks Ahead To Second Creato Murder Trial

A legal expert thinks a plea bargain is not necessarily out of the question.

06/01/2017

Combined Help For Thousands In Camden County With Mental Health, Addiction Issues

Camden County has brought two agencies together in an effort to improve services for those dealing with mental health issues and opioid abuse.

05/27/2017

Pollsters Ask If Trump Kept Promise To ‘Drain The Swamp’

When President Trump was a candidate last year he made repeated promises to, in his words, “drain the swamp.”

05/26/2017

Efforts Are On To Block Sale Of Atlantic City Assets By NJ

The state of New Jersey could make decisions on the future of major Atlantic City assets as soon as next week.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/26/2017

David Creato

Jurors At Creato Trial Listen, Again, To Defendant

The fate of a New Jersey man accused of killing his 3-year-old son because the boy hindered his relationship with a teenage girlfriend is in the hands of a jury.

05/24/2017

David Creato

Closing Arguments Begin In Creato Murder Trial

Attorneys on both sides will present closing arguments on Tuesday.

05/22/2017

smoking marijuana

Recreational Marijuana In New Jersey Is Just Talk…For Now

Delaware legislators are considering a measure to legalize recreational marijuana for those over 21. Those backing a similar proposal introduced in New Jersey this past week are taking a cautious approach to the question.

05/20/2017

A Day To Remember New Jersey’s Missing, And Help Those Still Looking

It’s a first in the state of New Jersey. A day set aside to help those with loved ones still listed, officially, as missing.

05/19/2017

Camden High Is Put On Top 10 List For Preservation, But That Probably Won’t Stop Demolition

People opposed to the planned demolition and replacement of Camden High School are buoyed by a move by a New Jersey group that seeks to preserve endangered and historic buildings

05/19/2017

Donald Trump

President’s Approval Numbers Drop In New Poll, Russian Relations May Be To Blame

A newly released national poll suggests President Trump’s job approval numbers are trending negative as more Americans are worried about his relationship with Russia.

05/18/2017

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

Chester School Names Gymnasium After Local NBA Star

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson plays small forward for the Brooklyn Nets but comes home often — for family, friends, and to give back.

05/18/2017

David Creato

Judge Denies Defense Attorney’s Request For David Creato Case To Be Thrown Out

David Creato never took the stand, but eight friends and family members spoke of his character.

05/17/2017

Louis Cinquanto

Defendant’s Cellphone Examined At Creato Murder Trial

Between the murder and the day of his arrest, more than 4,500 text messages were deleted from the phone.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/16/2017

New Jersey ISN’T the Garden State!

You might not believe this, but truth be told, New Jersey is NOT the Garden State. Not officially, anyway.

05/13/2017

Proposed Child Marriage Ban In NJ Nixed By Governor Christie

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has conditionally vetoed a measure that would have created the first in the country ban on marriage for anyone under the age of 18.

05/12/2017

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