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Locke is a common Western surname of English origin:

Locke is the name of several places in the United States: John Locke (August 29, 1632 – October 28, 1704) was an influential English philosopher. ... John Locke (September 25, 1943 - August 4, 2006) was a keyboardist and a member of the rock group Spirit. ... The Hon. ... Alain LeRoy Locke (September 13, 1886 – June 9, 1954) was an African American writer, philosopher, educator, and patron of the arts. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... Matthew Locke (ca. ... Keith Locke (born 1944) is a current New Zealand MP representing the Green Party who was first elected to parliament in 1999. ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters to a parliament. ... Current Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand logo Wikinews has news related to: Greens Party refines Buy Kiwi Made scheme The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand is a political party in the New Zealand parliament. ... Sondra Locke, actress and director (born May 28, 1947 in Shelbyville, Tennessee), made her film debut in 1968 in The Heart is a Lonely Hunter with Alan Arkin for which, she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. ... William John Locke (March 20, 1863 - May 15, 1930) was a novelist, short story writer, and playwright born in Barbados, in what was then a part of the British West Indies. ... Former Governor Gary Locke Gary F. Locke (born January 21, 1950 in Seattle, Washington) was the Democratic governor of Washington (1997-2005), and the first Chinese-American governor in United States history. ...

In fiction and comics: Locke, California is a community built in California, USA by Chinese immigrants during the early 20th century. ... Locke Township is a township located in Ingham County, Michigan. ... Locke is a town located in Cayuga County, New York. ... The Davis Mountains are a range of mountains in West Texas, located near Fort Davis, after which they are named. ... The dry plains of West Texas, have often been divided up into tracks of land divided by barbed wire fences. ... Seal of the University of Texas System The University of Texas System comprises fifteen educational institutions in Texas, of which nine are general academic universities, and six are health institutions. ... Aerial view of the McDonald Observatory. ...

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Locks of Love helps disadvantaged children suffering from medical hair loss (220 words)
Locks of Love is a public non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children under age 18 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.
Most of the children helped by Locks of Love have lost their hair due to a medical condition called alopecia areata, which has no known cause or cure.
Locks of Love has awarded research grants to the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine to fund research into alopecia areata.
Soo Locks at Sault Ste Marie Michigan (853 words)
There are locks in the 26 mile Welland Canal, built to bypass Niagara Falls, but the maximum size vessel is 740' long and 78' wide.
The MacArthur Lock was built in 1943 and the Poe Lock was built in 1968.
The Davis Lock was built in 1918 and the Sabin Lock was built in 1919.
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