Mendte most recently was at Cumulus N/T WABC Sunday evening and previously was morning host on Merlin's ill-fated WWIQ 106.9 Philadelphia, then headed by Ranndy Michaels.
He's also been an anchor at CBS KYW TV3 and NBC's WCAU-TV10 un Philadelphia
While at KYW-TV, Mendte had legal woes after accessing co-anchor Alicia Lane's emails and an "improper relationship" with her.
Regional Market Pres. Chris Walus said, "Larry is an extraordinary talent who has the unique ability to engage audiences across all demographics. He has an impressive record of success in Philadlephia, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco. Delaware listeners will be incredibly impressed with his ability to connect, engage and inform.”
"I could not be prouder to join iHeartMedia Delaware and to continue to deliver news and opinion so close to where I was born and raised,” said Mendte.