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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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Delco Targets Domestic Abuse With New Task Force

Delaware County has formed a special task force to stem the rising tide of domestic violence.


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Delco Police Honored For Saving People After Heroin Overdoses

Narcan has proven to be a literal life saver to those knocking of death’s door after a heroin overdose.


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Delco Cops Honored For Saving Lives With Narcan

Narcan has proven to a literal life saver to those knocking of death’s door after a heroin overdose. Delaware County honored police who have used the drug to bring addicted people back.


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Gloucester County Town Stunned By Sudden Death Of Former Mayor

New Jersey State Police are investigating Tuesday’s discovery of the body of 43 year old Jeff Radio on the beach in Strathmere.


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New Poll Shows Dissatisfaction Among Those Impacted By Superstorm Sandy

A new poll of New Jersey residents hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy suggests there is still a lot of dissatisfaction with how the state has handled things in the three years since the storm struck the coast.


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Tribute To A South Jersey Native Who Made History In A Sailboat

Rowan University officially dedicated a rock sculpture in the middle of its Glassboro campus to honor the man who founded their geography department, but is perhaps best known for what he did in retirement more than 30 years ago.


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Sandy Victims Take Their Case To NJ Capitol On Eve Of 3rd Anniversary Of Superstorm

Seventy-five percent of those who qualify for state assistance are still out of their homes and many point a finger of blame squarely at Governor Chris Christie.


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Formation Of Camden County PD Gets Thumbs Up From NJ Appeals Court

Almost three years ago, the city of Camden replaced its entire police department with a new force run by Camden County.


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Burlco Courthouse Improvements Behind Schedule

Security improvements at the Burlington County Courthouse are running a tad behind schedule.



DRPA OK With Losing $1.4M In Bridge Tolls During Papal Weekend

Four weeks after Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia comes word the Delaware River Port Authority lost 1.4 million dollars in bridge tolls by shutting down the Ben Franklin Bridge that weekend.


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NJ Senate Overrides Its First Christie Veto

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has boldly claimed Democrats in the state legislature have never overridden one of his vetoes. Not anymore.


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Camden County Wants Towns To Pay Up For Luring Their Cops Away

The Camden County police department is going after a number of municipalities across New Jersey, seeking reimbursements for training officers who leave in short order to take jobs closer to home.


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Minor League Baseball In Camden? Outta Here.

Fifteen years ago, the Camden Riversharks baseball club began play in the independent Atlantic League with a new stadium and a lot of dreams.


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Update In Probe Of Death Of Camden County Toddler

Camden County Officials and Haddon Township Police investigating the death of a toddler say they’ve found no indication of forced entry at boy’s house. Investigators also found no evidence 3-year-old Brendan Creato was sexually assaulted.


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NJ Governor Opposes Flights Between Newark And Cuba Until Fugitive Returned

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is pushing to block potential commercial flights between Newark Liberty Airport and Cuba until a longtime fugitive is returned to the Garden State.




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