Year in review Passings: Some of the bright lights that went out in 2011 Add to ... Brad Wheeler The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, Dec. 17 2011, 12:01 AM EST Last updated Monday, Dec. 19 2011, 6:32 PM EST Brad Wheeler lists some of the people we loved and lost Next Prev See more galleries Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week In Pictures: Toronto's Field Trip Festival Heritage schools repurposed for arts, culture and the public In Pictures: Music label founder Jeffrey Remedios and his stable of performers Ripley's Aquarium of Canada sets new high-water mark A look at Andrew Salgado's art In Pictures: Opera Atelier's rediscovery of forgotten operatic works Highlights from the Alberta flood relief concert Comments AA More related to this story Pop's crop of new moms The Wattage Meter 2011: Who shone brightest, and who burned out Tiger’s blood, anyone? Pop’s favourite terms in 2011 Follow Brad Wheeler on Twitter: @BWheelerglobe More related to this story Celebrity scandal roundup: the year in insults, gaffes, and verbal miscues 2011's celebrity breakups: Who came out on top? Kate, Will, Kim, and Kris: A tale of two weddings webamyhoriz.jpg webamywinehouse.jpg web Gil Scott-Heron.jpg webjohnneville.jpg webliztaylor.jpg websidney.jpg Year in Review Read more from The Globe's look back at 2011 In the know Life Seven ways to get your whole family ready for the new school year Globe Investor Common sense breaks out among Canadian investors Arts The three must-see pieces at the AGO's Alex Colville retrospective Globe Investor Home buyers turn to less pricey bungalows in hot markets Life Want to beat the traffic and construction in Toronto? Try urban kayaking Highlights Report on Business The five types of clients you should drop immediately Report on Business Is your previous success holding you back? Most Popular Stories A suicide note that should be read by everyone Hamas executes 18 suspected informants for Israel U of O hockey players charged with sexual assault Carrick on money: Avoid RRSPs in these five situations Kelly: The future looks bleak for MLSE – and all its teams More Top Stories Books & Media Penny Vincenzi on writing A Perfect Heritage: ‘I just needed to get on with it’ Politics Honesty is the best Middle East policy – even if it’s depressing Soccer Tom Hanks says players at upcoming Women’s World Cup deserve grass Real Estate Deal cut for Coquitlam condo with mall, metro and mountains Commentary No more clichés on the Gardiner: The iconic Inglis billboard is gone Report on Business Kenya: Where dead floppy disk drives are reborn Video Ice bucket challenge nearly kills two Kentucky firefighters Girl Meets Her 'one in the World' match: the bone marrow donor who saved her life HitchBOT returns from the road, proves robots get better treatment than human hitchhikers Jackson Hole and your portfolio Photos Party photos of the week: Smythe’s 10th anniversary party In Pictures: Hey Llama, time to measure up Add to Watchlist Add to Watchlist We've run into a glitch. Please try again later. We've run into a glitch. Please try again later.