It's far from a Happy Halloween in areas hit by the Superstorm Sandy, nicknamed "Frankenstorm." That's part of what we're following this morning on Sunrise.
Ravaged cities in the Northeast are coping with crippled infrastructure, waterlogged streets and buildings, and a blackout to millions. President Obama will visit New Jersey today to see firsthand the damage. We'll have live team coverage this morning with Dan Cooke tracking the severe weather, Howard breaking down economic effects and resumption of travel, and reports from correspondents covering Sandy.
By comparison, our own forecast is perfect for trick or treating. Whether you'll go door to door in your neighborhood, or check out the crowds at Lahaina's famous party, Dan says it's picture perfect. And, we've really enjoyed all the pictures of your costumes. Head to our special Halloween section to see what's happening around town, plus some of the creative costumes shared by our viewers.
HOT SPOTS TRICK OR TREATING
With all the little trick or treaters on the roads, you have to be extra safe. This morning, Jennifer Robbins will head out to Kaimuki High School for an important safety message.
CAMPAIGN 2012: CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE TULSI GABBARD
Six days and counting until the election, and we're focusing on key races. This morning, we'll sit down with U.S. House District 2 candidate Tulsi Gabbard. She'll join us live on Sunrise at 6:30. Meanwhile, one of her star supporters is encouraging you to make your vote count.
HAWAII FIVE-O'S DANIEL DAE KIM WANTS YOU TO VOTE
Daniel Dae Kim voted. Have you? The Hawaii Five-O star wants you to get out the vote and if you show him proof, you could win a free trip to Hawaii for two with a 3 night hotel stay, plus a set visit to Hawaii Five-0! #iVoted. Daniel just posted the details on his facebook page. We're working to get him on Sunrise to talk more about his commitment to Campaign 2012.
Hope you can join us for Sunrise!