BATAVIA, Ill. -- Octoberfest could come a little early this year for domestic Aldi shoppers, as the Germany-based limited assortment retailer -- with U.S. headquarters here -- seeks liquor licenses to sell beer and wine across the country. According to David Kilbane, administrator for the village of Round Lake Beach in Lake County, Ill., representatives from the retailer requested beer and wine licenses during a recent village board meeting, telling board members Aldi was hoping to parlay ...

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