How to Quit Smoking, 2017:  In Black Rock, There’s a Kure . BY MICK THEEBS. PHOTOS byJOHN SHYLOSKI. Gina Beranek describes a scene where she knew her store’s mission was on the right track. Walking in to her Black Rock-based shop, she heard the son of one of her customers expressing gratitude to the clerk. “Thanks for helping my Dad quit smoking,” he said. Kūre Vaporium opened its doors in the fall and though Beranek herself is not a smoker and is relatively new to the world of “vaping,” her goal is to give the public the tools they need to help kick the habit. Her family history drives her.