Waukegan High School

Brandon Brown (Booking Photo)

Ex-Coach Acquitted In 2010 Sex Assault Case

Former Waukegan High School physical education teacher and coach Brandon Brown was acquitted Thursday of having sex with one of his students in 2010 when she was 17 years old.


Decorative boxes that will be on the tables of the "Walking on Sunshine" prom for 40 special needs students at Waukegan High School. The prom will be on April 6, 2013, at a local golf course. (Credit: whswalkingonsunshine.webs.com)

Waukegan Special Needs Students Will Be ‘Walking On Sunshine’ At Their Very Own Prom

High schoolers everywhere are getting ready for prom, but at most high schools, special needs students get left out every year. That’s not the case at Waukegan High School.

WBBM Newsradio–03/28/2013

Francisco Garcia-Almolda (Credit: Gurnee Police)

Waukegan High School Teacher Arrested For Child Porn, Suspended

Gurnee Police arrested 54-year-old Francisco Garcia-Almolda at home, and seized two computer towers, a laptop, several hard drives, flash drives, CDs and DVDs. Police are analyzing them.

WBBM Newsradio–02/06/2013

Timothy Kinsey (Credit: Waukegan Police)

Security Guard Pleads Innocent To Sex With Waukegan Student

The Waukegan High School safety officer accused of having sex with a student faces a mandatory prison sentence if he is convicted, Judge Christopher Stride said Thursday.


(File photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Waukegan High School Student Drowns In Lake Michigan

Witnesses told police the 17-year-old boy was walking through the Waukegan Yacht Club parking lot and then ran down a pier and jumped into Lake Michigan about 1 p.m. Monday.