Secretary of the Navy Carlos del Toro, a Hell’s Kitchen native, returned home for Fleet Week. The following is a condensed version of an address he delivered at a breakfast tossed by Mayor Eric Adams at Gracie Mansion on May 23. Toro revealed Navy plans to name its newest frigate after Alexander Hamilton.

23 May 2024 | 02:43

Good morning, New York City. All right. The first thing is that I don’t think I will ever again agree to speak after the mayor of New York City. Goodness gracious...

I will add one other very special thanks to you, Mr. Mayor. As someone who actually was in active duty here on 9/11, that very same day...