The votes are in and scenic Oxford, Maryland, has won YACHTING’s first annual contest as the world’s best waterfront town. Over 2,000 votes were cast online for the small, former colonial port on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The runner-up was Charlevoix, Michigan, with over 1,500 votes. Look for more on the winning town’s award and details on voting for Yachting’s Best Towns 2012 by signing up for our digital newsletter here or following us on Facebook. And look for a feature on Oxford in an upcoming issue.