CRACKDOWN ON OCCUPY PROTESTORS
The City will move in to Thomas Square again today to push out protestors. The defiant demonstrators returned with more belongings the last time they were cleared out under the stored property law. Ramsay Wharton will have live coverage in the latest showdown between the protestors and the City.
SENTENCING IN ANIMAL CRUELTY CASE
Also happening today, the company accused of 153 counts of animal cruelty will be sentenced in Kaneohe. Hawaii News Now first revealed undercover video of the dogs living in filthy conditions last year. You can see our report here.
KIRK CALDWELL TALKS ABOUT HONOLULU MAYOR'S RACE
Kirk Caldwell trails Ben Cayetano and Peter Carlisle in the polls, so he has his work cut out for him to convince voters he's the best person for the job. The former Acting Mayor will sit down with Sunrise this morning at 7:30.
HIGH SURF ADVISORY
Surf is on the way back up again. Dan is watching the new swell that's boosting wave heights.
RETAILER RETURNING TO HAWAII
TJ Maxx is coming back to Hawaii, with plans to open 3 stores on Oahu in May. Howard Dicus has details.
In between explaining business stories, Howard will field your questions. If you have something to ask our resident explainer, post your question on our facebook page.
We're headed down the home stretch of our Sunrise Slimdown after indulging a little for Valentine's Day. Honey Badger trainer JT Netterville will share his top 3 tips for getting fit.
DIAMOND A DAY DAY THREE
We'll announce the third winner of our Diamond a Day giveaway this morning on Sunrise. Up for grabs? Tickets to see Neil Diamond and a chance to win our grand prize - a Hearts on Fire pendant. To enter right now, text the message "sunriseluv" - sunrise l-u-v - to 56376. Data and text messaging rates may apply. Or you can also enter at hawaiinewsnow.com.
Hope you can join us this morning for Sunrise!