Check out the link for this. I really loved the old 2.1 launcher. And being able to launch my phone and web from the app drawer on any screen. Well here is something similar from the person who made the old launcher. seems to be working well for me so far. Check it out if youd like.
Did a short search didn't see this yet.
[APP] HelixLauncher - Standalone Launcher for those who can't use my Launcher2 mod - xda-developers